Pictures of the week

Pictures of the week

Man Booker Prize winner Marlon James signs copies of his book A Brief History of Seven Killings (Oneworld) at the Oneworld party at Soho House in London on Wednesday 14th October.

 

(From left) Novin Doostdar from Oneworld, academic Sarah Churchwell, and Oneworld publisher Juliet Mabey at the Oneworld Man Booker Prize party on Wednesday 14th October.

 

Author John Boyne with actor Johnny Depp at Goldsboro Books on Tuesday 13th October.

 

Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF) had a photocall for its 2015 Rising Stars on Friday 16th October. (From left) Stefan Nickel, head of marketing and communications at FBF; Helen Yentus, PW Star Watch winner; Anna Jean Hughes, one of The Bookseller's Rising Stars; Juergen Boos, director of FBF; Valeria Huerta, The Bookseller's Shooting Star; and Daniel Lameira, winner of the Young Industry Talent Award in Brazil.

 

Sue Perkins promoted her memoir Spectacles (Michael Joseph) at Cambridge Literary Festival on Monday 12th October. (From left) Penguin editorial director Jessica Leeke, Michael Joseph head of publicity Jessica Jackson, Perkins, festival director Cathy Moore, and Michael Joseph m.d. Louise Moore. Picture: Chris Boland

 

Nigella Lawson signs copies of Simply Nigella (Chatto & Windus) at Cheltenham Literature Festival on Friday 9th October.

 

Millie Marotta at Frankfurt Book Fair on Thursday 15th October with The Bookseller Daily showing the cover of her forthcoming book Millie Marotta's Wild Savannah (Batsford).

 

Cookery writer Sabrina Ghayour with Hachette UK chief executive Tim Hely-Hutchinson at the company's stand at Frankfurt Book Fair on Thursday 15th October.

 

Tim Godfray, chief executive of The Booksellers Association, colours in the Books Are My Bag poster at Frankfurt Book Fair.

 

Sophy Henn at The Alligator's Mouth in Richmond for Books Are My Bag on Saturday 10th October. Henn, author of the Pom Pom books for Puffin, created a giant Pom Pom for the shop's window, and ran a storytelling session with interactive illustration and arts and crafts.

 

Jessica Ahlberg outside Waterstones Brighton where she installed a window for Books Are My Bag.

 

The Books Are My Bag window at A Bundle of Books in Herne Bay.

 

Phoenix comic artist Laura Ellen Anderson (left) with the window mural she created at Dulwich Books on Friday 9th October, with Chloe Mavrommatis, manager of the London shop.

 

 

Lisa Eldridge (left) signed copies of her book Face Paint (ABRAMS Image) at Hatchards Piccadilly on Tuesday 13th October.

 

Ben Aitken launches his Kickstarter-funded book Dear Bill Bryson on Sunday 11th October.

 

The Society of Authors held a Books Are My Bag party with Waterstones Sheffield on Saturday 10th October at the Showroom Cinema. Pictured are staff from Waterstones Sheffield.