Tagged: Virago Modern Classics

Virago Modern Classics acquires Barber's Amazing Mr Blunden

Virago Modern Classics has acquired world English language rights in The Amazing Mr Blunden by Antonia Barber, ahead of a Sky Original Christmas film this year.... Read more

Orion and Virago to revive writings of Nancy Spain

The work of Nancy Spain, billed as "one of the most celebrated, amusing and controversial journalists, personalities and writers of the 1940s–'60s", is to be reissued... Read more

Virago aims for 'major reappraisal' of Ann Petry's work with 2020 reissues

Virago Modern Classics is publishing two novels by Ann Petry next year, The Street and The Narrows, in a bid to spark "a major reappraisal" of the author's work. ... Read more

Virago Modern Classics scoops Gayl Jones 1975 debut 'masterpiece'

Virago Modern Classics has bagged the “searing” first novel from Gayl Jones, hailed as a masterpiece on its initial publication in 1975. Read more

Virago Modern Classics marks 40 years with anniversary series

Virago is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its Modern Classics series with the publication of 13 "deluxe" illustrated paperbacks, showcasing authors such as Muriel Spark, Angela Carter and Patricia Highsmith.... Read more

Virago celebrates 80 years of Rebecca with embroidered special edition

Virago Modern Classics is celebrating the 80th anniversary of Rebecca by Daphne du Maurier with a special edition of the tale.... Read more

Bawden children’s books to become Virago classics

Virago will this year publish three Nina Bawden children’s books as part of its Virago Modern Classics (VMC) range. Read more

Virago and Stylist launch gothic short story competition

Virago and Stylist magazine have teamed up to launch a short story competition in honour of "Queen of the short story" Daphne du Maurier.... Read more

The Yearling to become Virago Modern Classic

The Yearling by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings will become a Virago Modern Classic in September 2016. Read more

Virago to publish Aiken’s Armitage stories

Virago Modern Classics will this August publish a collection of the Armitage Family stories by Joan Aiken. The Serial Garden will be the first collection... Read more

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