Tue, 08/05/2012 - 09:30
Faber Academy has expanded its creative writing programme to offer a series of writing courses in partnership with online parent network Mumsnet.
Faber's creative writing arm will provide courses on the new Mumsnet Academy calendar, which will also feature classes in skills such as cookery, entrepreneurship, social media,...
Tue, 05/04/2011 - 15:10
Pan Macmillan has signed a six-book deal with London self-help bookshop The School of Life.
Editorial directors Liz Gough and Cindy Chan bought world rights in the series directly from The School of Life.
The “intelligent, rigorous, well-written" self-help titles are lined up for spring 2012, and will be written by...
Thu, 25/06/2009 - 07:01
Granta has teamed up with online cultural hub Flavorpill and The School of Life in London to launch a digital initiative celebrating the publication of The Rehearsal by Eleanor Catton in July.
"The Rehearsal Project" competition invites Flavorpill's audience to create digital film or animation shorts which explore...
Thu, 18/09/2008 - 07:02
A group of authors, including Alain de Botton, have helped establish a new-style bookshop offering "book prescriptions" from a range of only 55 titles. The shop, named The School of Life, is based in Marchmont Street in Bloomsbury, central London. It sells books, artwork, courses, holidays and therapuetic services.