Amazon.co.uk picks Rising Stars

Amazon.co.uk has selected books published by Myriad Editions, Fig Tree, Atlantic Books and Simon & Schuster as its four Rising Stars for this quarter.

Snowdrops by A D Miller (Atlantic Books) is currently the featured book, with a Q&A with Miller on the promotion page along with media reviews. My Name is Mary Sutter by Robin Oliveira (Fig Tree), thriller The Terror of Living by Urban Waite (Simon & Schuster) and Into the Darkest Corner by Elizabeth Haynes (Myriad Editions) will follow as the other titles chosen for this first quarter.

Under the Rising Stars: Read them first promotion, the retailer selects four debut titles every three months, and asks readers to vote on their favourite, selecting a winner from each group. At the end of the year, Amazon will select an overall winner, based on the number of positive customer reviews.

The titles are picked by an Amazon.co.uk panel.