Tue, 26/08/2014 - 11:23
Cornerstone imprint Hutchinson has said staff are "saddened" by the death of director and actor Richard Attenborough, whose memoir, Entirely Up to You, Darling, it published in 2008.
Attenborough died at the weekend at the age of 90....
Thu, 14/08/2014 - 09:40
Cornerstone has appointed Laura Deacon as the new editorial director for Windmill.
Deacon, who has been at HarperCollins’ imprint Blue Door since 2009, will replace Stephanie Sweeney, who has left the company to take a career break.
Jason Arthur, publisher of William Heinemann, Hutchinson and Windmill, said: “I...
Fri, 18/07/2014 - 09:00
Cornerstone has created a “landmark immersive” website for Tony Parsons’ crime series, which began with the release this year of The Murder Room.
Working with progressive marketing agency Futureproof, Cornerstone has launched a website which currently includes immersive...
Mon, 23/06/2014 - 09:10
Fifty Shades author E L James made £33m before tax in the year to the end of September 2013, more than three times what she made the year before.
Accounts filed with Companies House show that Fifty Shades Ltd had a turnover of £43,910,466 in the 12 months to 30th September 2013, with a profit before taxation of £33,...
Wed, 14/05/2014 - 13:03
Emma Mitchell has been appointed as senior editor for Cornerstone imprints William Heinemann, Hutchinson and Windmill.
Mitchell previously held the dual roles of publicity director and associate editorial director at Hutchinson.
She will move to her new position in early June, and will report to publisher Jason Arthur....
Mon, 28/04/2014 - 13:07
To Kill a Mockingbird (William Heinemann) is to be published as an e-book for the first time by Cornerstone.
The Penguin Random House imprint acquired UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, to the e-book and digital audio of Harper Lee’s text.
To Kill a Mockingbird will be available as a straight...
Mon, 17/03/2014 - 13:30
Clarissa Dickson Wright led a life “lived fearlessly and with conviction” her agents at hhb have said.
The author, a former barrister and one half of the BBC’s cooking duo "Two Fat Ladies", died at Edinburgh Royal Infirmary aged 66 on Saturday (15th March).
Her books include autobiography ...
Wed, 12/03/2014 - 08:50
Katie Price is to write another autobiography and four novels with Cornerstone.
The reality television star and former glamour model announced the news on her Twitter account yesterday (March 12th).
Price has so far written five autobiographies, the most recent being last year’s Love, Lipstick and Lies (Century...
Thu, 27/02/2014 - 10:00
Cornerstone has signed a new novel from Brazilian author Paulo Coelho, after what the author described as "a friendly divorce" from HarperCollins UK.
Susan Sandon, m.d. of Cornerstone, acquired rights in a six-figure acquisition, acting on behalf of Hutchinson at Cornerstone, Hamish Hamilton in Australia and New Zealand,...
Thu, 27/02/2014 - 09:50
E L James's Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy (Arrow Books) has now sold 100m copies across all formats worldwide, according to the publisher.
Cornerstone imprint Arrow Books has announced sales of more than 27m copies of the series in the UK and Commonwealth countries, making it the fastest selling book series in the history of Random...