Wed, 22/09/2010 - 09:30
The full backlist of bestselling author Joanna Trollope is going into e-book format for the first time. Transworld is releasing the fifteen titles, including bestsellers such as A Village Affair and Marrying the Mistress, in both ePub and Kindle formats across the UK, EU and Commonwealth (excluding Canada) from 8th October....
Tue, 16/03/2010 - 12:00
Maeve Binchy and Joanna Trollope have been presented with Lifetime Achievement Awards for their contribution to romances, as the Romantic Novelists' Association marked its 50th anniversary.
The winners were announced today (16th March) at the RNA’s Pure Passion Awards lunch in London, hosted by critic and TV personality...
Mon, 01/02/2010 - 15:33
Joanna Trollope has written a song inspired by her latest novel The Other Family (published 18th February).
Entitled 'Chase The Dream', the song will be available as a download on www.joannatrollope.com, as well as on YouTube, on a Facebook page created for the...
Fri, 13/11/2009 - 14:37
"I always have an ear out for situations in modern life that are preoccupying people, one way or another," says Joanna Trollope, over tea at a hotel in Chelsea. And she does literally mean an ear out: "I'm a tremendous bus traveller, so it's buses, it's newspapers, it's shopping, it's ordinary life. Even...
Fri, 12/09/2008 - 06:45
A lot of people are very grateful to J K Rowling for taking the stand she did against plagiarism, writes author Joanna Trollope in the Times. "It is a triumph and reassurance for all authors that J K Rowling has won her plagiarism case in New York. And it is a tribute to her fortitude and integrity that she took it on in the first place....
Mon, 28/04/2008 - 15:16
Bloomsbury executive director Richard Charkin today dismissed as "absurd" the claims made in the Daily Telegraph that the reason Joanna Trollope has taken her hardback publishing to Transworld was because she was unhappy at Bloomsbury's focus on superstar J K Rowling.
Charkin refused to comment on the reasons for...
Fri, 25/04/2008 - 07:51
Bloomsbury has responded to criticism that it is facing an authors' revolt over its "obsession" with J K Rowling. The publisher said: "At no time has the backing of our other authors been anything less than 100 per cent."
The Telegraph has reported that the publisher is facing growing author unrest over its...
Thu, 24/04/2008 - 14:49
Joanna Trollope's move from her hardback publisher, Bloomsbury, to Transworld, which already publishes her in paperback, ends one of the last non-vertical relationships among bestselling authors. In this league, only Margaret Atwood and John Irving...
Thu, 24/04/2008 - 13:22
Joanna Trollope is leaving her hardback publisher Bloomsbury for Transworld, which publishes her paperbacks. The deal, for one new hardback, was struck by Pat Kavanagh at United Agents. It comes barely a month after Trollope's editor and one of Bloomsbury's founders Liz Calder said she was stepping down from the publisher's board....
Mon, 10/12/2007 - 14:24
Joanna Trollope will head the judging panel for the 2007 Costa Book of the Year. She will be joined by fellow judges musician, writer and farmer Alex James, GQ editor Dylan Jones, actress and writer Helen Lederer and BBC news presenter Emily Maitlis.
The other four category judging panels will be represented by authors Polly Samson (...