Mon, 17/11/2008 - 08:01
HarperCollins will publish an updated “celebration” edition of Lewis Hamilton’s autobiography on 1st December featuring his successes in the 2008 World Championship Formula 1 season.
The book, Lewis Hamilton: My Story – Special Celebration Edition, will be fully illustrated, containing more than 70 new...
Wed, 05/11/2008 - 13:32
Haynes is releasing an updated version of last year's unofficial biography of Lewis Hamilton to coincide with the publication of its official Formula One season review later this month. Hamilton won the World Championship by one point on Sunday 2nd November after coming fifth in the Brazilian Grand Prix.
The revised biography, ...
Mon, 12/11/2007 - 06:03
He only left school four years ago and has been racing in Formula 1 for barely a year, but an incredible eight books on the English driver Lewis Hamilton are either on sale or about to hit the shelves, reports the Telegraph.
Publishing experts say that is an unprecedented number for a celebrity and predict only a few will emerge...
Tue, 06/11/2007 - 09:59
A good media scrum is one of the most fun things you can do as a journalist. You get to yell out questions, you're manhandled by security and other photographers as you jostle for position and you're blinded by flashbulbs. It's tremendous. Unfortunately, media scrums are a rarity in the usually well behaved world of publishing. But not on...
Mon, 22/10/2007 - 14:33
HarperCollins is sticking to its astronomical sales expectations for Lewis Hamilton's memoirs, after the British racing star narrowly missed taking the Formula One Championship yesterday. The publisher is currently adding the final chapter to Lewis Hamilton: My Story, which will have an initial print run in excess of 225,000 copies...
Tue, 04/09/2007 - 14:57
Formula One star Lewis Hamilton has signed with HarperCollins. HarperSport publishing director Jonathan Taylor and editorial director Tom Whiting paid a "substantial" sum for world rights in the book, which will be called Lewis Hamilton: My Story and published on 5th November as an £18.99 hardback.
It will chart...
Thu, 23/08/2007 - 13:00
At least seven different books about Lewis Hamilton could be battling it out with his official autobiography this Christmas as publishers aim to cash in on the British Formula One wunderkind's stunning début season.
John Blake, Icon, Tempus, Pennant Books and J H Haynes have unauthorised biographies of the driver, with two...
Fri, 13/07/2007 - 07:33
Publishers are chasing British Formula 1 star Lewis Hamilton following a stunning start to his début season. Hamilton is expected to earn an advance of up to £1m for a two-book deal including a photographic memoir and an autobiography. All the major houses are thought to have at least one bid in with Hamilton's literary agent,...