Thu, 29/11/2012 - 15:57
A book on the the political uprisings in the Middle East has won an English PEN Award for outstanding writing in translation.
Writing Revolution: The Voices from Tunis to Damascus by Layla Al-Zubaidi, Matthew Cassel and Nemonie Craven Roderick (I.B.Tauris) was selected for its role in contributing to inter-cultural...
Thu, 24/11/2011 - 08:30
I B Tauris has acquired a book by the former chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board which the publisher says will "lift the lid on the politics and corruption" of the sport in the country.
Cricket Cauldron: The Turbulent Politics of Sport in Pakistan by Shaharyar Khan, also a former Pakistan foreign secretary, was...
Mon, 09/05/2011 - 08:47
Independent non-fiction publisher I B Tauris has bought fine arts publisher Philip Wilson Publishers (PWP), after handling its sales, marketing and distribution over several years.
I B Tauris m.d. Jonathan McDonnell promised there would be "no acquisition pain" for Philip Wilson and his team and that the "distinctive...
Tue, 19/04/2011 - 08:30
Ebury Press will be publishing a title to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the Open House London annual event in 2012.
Editor Hannah Knowles acquired world rights, all languages, directly from architecture charity Open City, and will be working with the organisation on the title.
The book, with the working title Open...
Fri, 02/07/2010 - 09:00
Independent publisher I B Tauris is to go head to head with Random House and HarperCollins with its own big political title, as publishers prepare to mark New Labour's passing with a raft of major political titles this autumn.
Trio: Inside the Blair, Brown, Mandelson Project by Labour insider (now Lord) Giles Radice is...
Thu, 25/03/2010 - 08:27
Two fiction débuts have made the "well-cooked" 18-strong list for the Orwell Prize for political writing, after last year's lists featured none.
Brian Chikwava's novel Harare North (Jonathan Cape) and Petina Gappah's Guardian First Book Prize-winning collection Elegy for Easterly (...
Tue, 08/04/2008 - 07:52
I B Tauris has acquired a new biography of the Dalai Lama and will rush it out to coincide with his visit to the UK in May. The book, based on hours of interviews with the Dalai Lama, will include new information on the situation in Tibet.
I B Tauris acquired UK and Commonwealth rights in Dalai Lama: The Revealing Life Story and his...
Fri, 14/09/2007 - 13:15
I B Tauris has secured the autobiography of film director Alex Cox. Due out in April 2008, X-Films: True Confessions of a Radical Filmmaker tells the life story of the independent British filmmaker whose portfolio includes “Repo Man” and “Sid & Nancy”. Tauris has licensed US rights to Counterpoint/Soft Skull....