Quercus has acquired the independent publishing house Arcadia Books for an undisclosed sum, to be based within the MacLehose Press imprint.
Arcadia Books has scooped the first book in 10 years from acclaimed novelist Marika Cobbold, described as a “sharp, poignant and laugh-out-loud funny” story.... Read more
Indies are leading the shortlist for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year, with five of the six books vying for the £5,000 prize hailing from independent presses.... Read more
Arcadia Books has bought a thriller set in the world of Formula 1 racing, originally published by The Hanbury Agency’s White Glove programme Moreton Street... Read more
Arcadia Books managing editor Karen Sullivan has left the company to set up her own publishing company, Orenda Books. Launching next week with a small,... Read more
Independent publisher Arcadia Books talks about its plans to ride the tide of Obama-mania