Thu, 22/01/2009 - 15:15
Tony Hart’s best friend, agent and manager Roc Renals, plans to write a memoir about the much-loved children’s TV presenter who died at the age of 83 last Sunday (18th January).
Part biography and part memoir the book will feature anecdotes about their 30-year friendship, a record of Hart’s early life and prints...
Tue, 20/01/2009 - 15:00
Independent publisher Key Technologies for Innovation International was launched yesterday specialising in technology, engineering and applied science books.
KTI International pitches itself as "an essential resource for professionals" through its website...
Thu, 15/01/2009 - 14:15
Retail profits may be at their lowest in years, but one independent publisher is celebrating thanks to a well-known little red-breasted bird.
Redbreast: The Robin in Life and Literature by Dr Andrew Lack (SMH Books) sold over 900 copies iduring the Christmas period and orders are still coming through. The title was published in...
Tue, 13/01/2009 - 12:34
Orion will give away 3,700 USB memory sticks tomorrow (14 January) to promote the paperback launch of Harlan Coben's thriller Hold Tight. The branded USBs contain a creepy animation, which ties in with the thriller's plot plus directions to a competition to win an iPhone on Orion's website.
The USBs will be...