Tue, 23/04/2013 - 06:45
Susan Watt's imprint at Quercus, Heron Books, is to publish a first book from Liam Fox, former secretary of state for defence.
Rising Tides looks at how globalisation is impacting on the world, and draws upon both his own experiences and those of some of his political contemporaries, including Tony Blair, Condoleeza Rice...
Tue, 08/05/2012 - 12:29
Quercus' Heron Books imprint has acquired three novels by Ottakar's founder James Heneage, pre-empting the trilogy of historical novels for a six-figure sum.
Heron Books head Susan Watt bought British Commonwealth rights in The Mistra Trilogy by Heneage through Natasha Fairweather at A P Watt, with plans to publish the first...
Fri, 24/02/2012 - 11:45
Quercus imprint Heron Books has bought two new novels by Eva Rice, who was previously published by Headline.
Publisher Susan Watt bought UK and Commonwealth rights from Claire Conrad at Janklow Nesbit in two books, with the first to be The Misinterpretation of Tara Jupp, set in the 1960s in London and the countryside. The...
Tue, 05/04/2011 - 09:40
Profits surged to £7.5m at Quercus last year, as the independent announced HarperCollins publishing director Susan Watt is to set up a new imprint called Heron Books.
In its financial results for the year to 31st December, sales increased 66.5% to £31.8m. Pre-tax profits increased from £0.9m in 2009 to £7.5m...