Tue, 19/02/2013 - 09:20
Writers have condemned the decision by a Scottish council to close seven of its 15 libraries and cut 100% of its art development funding.
The Moray Council made the decision last week, and warned that the present cuts “may not be...
Tue, 17/07/2012 - 07:30
HarperCollins has secured a new contract with bestselling author Stuart MacBride.
Sarah Hodgson, HC deputy publishing director, secured world rights in three titles from Philip Patterson at Marjacq Scripts.
HC will also publish four digital short stories by the writer, after the success of his Twelve Days of Winter...
Wed, 08/06/2011 - 09:07
Stuart MacBride is to write two digital exclusive projects after signing a deal with HarperCollins. Sarah Hodgson, deputy publishing director, bought rights from Philip Patterson at Marjacq Scripts. The first book, Sawbones, will be published as an e-book on 24th October.
MacBride wrote the US-set novella several years ago...
Mon, 08/02/2010 - 13:08
Crime drama channel Alibi has launched a competition to find the UK's hidden crime talent, with the help of Stuart MacBride. The HarperCollins author has provided the first line for a short story competition. All entries must begin "In my experience, those who beg for mercy seldom deserve it".
The submitted stories must be...
Thu, 16/04/2009 - 14:10
Logan McRae's sleuthing in the Granite City of Aberdeen will continue into the next decade as HarperCollins has signed a new four-book deal with author Stuart MacBride.
Deputy publishing director Sarah Hodgson signed the deal with Philip Patterson of Marjacq Scripts. Two of the books will continue the Logan McRae series and the...