Mon, 14/05/2012 - 07:50
Hodder Education is embarking on a major new education series that aims to get straight to the heart of today's most topical issues.
The All That Matters series will tackle topics of the day at 160-page length; each title will be published as a £7.99 paperback. The series is launching with two titles at the end of May, and...
Thu, 03/05/2012 - 08:00
A retelling of The Tale of Peter Rabbit is to be given away as one of this year's Booktime titles.
The Tale of a Naughty Little Rabbit, published by Frederick Warne & Co, marks the 110th anniversary of Beatrix Potter’s classic. The picture book will be one of two books given to every child starting...
Thu, 26/04/2012 - 08:10
Hodder & Stoughton has bought a debut about Roman Britain, The Lion and The Lamb, by Durham academic Dr John Henry Clay.
The publisher acquired British and Commonwealth rights from James Gill at United Agents and will publish in 2013. Italian rights have been sold to Newton Compton in a pre-empt.
Tue, 24/04/2012 - 07:45
Big bestseller Before I Go to Sleep by S J Watson (Doubleday) and a novel from small Welsh publisher Seren, The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness, feature together on a diverse longlist for the Desmond Elliott Prize.
The £10,000 award, given to a first novel published in the UK, is now in its fifth year....