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The Joy of Theatre

July 20, 2017

With Sarah Winman’s acclaimed TIN MAN publishing one week today, here she talks about her first true love, the theatre, and the vital affinity that can be found within its walls As both reading and writing are solitary pursuits, the need for theatre in …


TIN MAN Events

July 3, 2017

This summer, Sarah Winman will be touring the country to discuss the book everyone is raving about: TIN MAN. Saturday 15 July: Latitude Festival. Tuesday 25 July: Blackwell’s Oxford: an evening with Sarah Winman ( …


Sneak Peek: Some Letters from the Suitcase

June 15, 2017

Today we publish LETTERS FROM THE SUITCASE,  a very special collection of correspondence of two people very much in love during the Second World War. Mary and David Francis were only 21 and 19 when they met and fell in love in 1938. These letters, hidd …


Meet Sarah Gilchrist…

June 1, 2017

Feminism, 1890s Edinburgh and a twisting murder mystery . . . what more could you want from a read this summer? Read on for the opening of Kaite Welsh’s THE WAGES OF SIN, and meet our feisty heroine, Sarah Gilchrist . . . The corpse on the table smelle …


Writing the Roaring Twenties

May 30, 2017

Morgan McCarthy’s brilliant The House of Birds publishes in paperback this week. Deemed ‘enthralling’ by the Observer, and a ‘lovely, sumptuous, immersive read’ by Cathy Rentzenbrink, this is a novel that will transport you to 1920s Oxford to discover …


Journey to the #BrightEdge of the world . . .

May 4, 2017

She captured your heart with THE SNOW CHILD – now Eowyn Ivey has returned to once more whisk us from these rainy shores to the sublime land of Alaska. TO THE BRIGHT EDGE OF THE WORLD takes the stunning landscape of Eowyn’s debut novel as its backdrop, …


New and coming soon from Tinder Press

The Unseeing

Anna Mazzola

Set in London in 1837, Anna Mazzola’s THE UNSEEING is the story of Sarah Gale, a seamstress and mother, sentenced to hang for her role in the murder of Hannah Brown on the eve of her wedding. Perfect for any reader of Sarah Waters or Antonia Hodgson. ‘ …

Paperback book
Published on January 26, 2017

The Fractured Life of Jimmy Dice

Ronan Ryan

If you enjoy Colin Barrett, Kevin Barry, Donal Ryan and Lisa McInerney, you will want to read THE FRACTURED LIFE OF JIMMY DICE by Ronan Ryan. Jimmy is born a twin, and while he doesn’t know it, his nearest sibling has stayed with him forever, overseein …

Trade Paperback
Published on January 26, 2017

Mussolini’s Island

Sarah Day

Seductive, moving and full of insight into the desperate acts committed by individuals when fighting for their lives, MUSSOLINI’S ISLAND is a novel of sexuality and desire, and the secrets we keep locked within us. For any reader of Anthony Doerr’s ALL …

Published on February 23, 2017

The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley

Hannah Tinti

Bursting with imaginative exuberance, THE TWELVE LIVES OF SAMUEL HAWLEY by Hannah Tinti has been described as ‘One part Quentin Tarantino, one part Scheherazade’ (Ann Patchett) and will appeal to fans of The Sisters Brothers or The Watchmaker of Filigr …

Published on April 6, 2017