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Exciting news for Andrea Levy fans!

September 28, 2018

Andrea Levy’s THE LONG SONG, set on a sugar plantation in Jamaica in the dying days of slavery, is being adapted by Heyday Television, in a joint venture with NBC Universal International Studios, as a three-part drama for BBC One. Published in 2010, TH …



July 30, 2018

We are overjoyed to announce that Tinder Press has acquired AMERICAN DIRT by Jeanine Cummins.  Publisher Mary-Anne Harrington acquired British Commonwealth rights in the novel, at auction, from Caspian Dennis at Abner Stein. The novel follows a mother …



July 26, 2018

First the land was taken, then the stories, then the girls… The Bookseller recently noted the rise in ghost and spooky stories hitting the shops. Laura Purcell’s THE SILENT COMPANIONS (Bloomsbury) is one. Happily, we can celebrate our very own Anna Maz …


IN OUR MAD AND FURIOUS CITY on the Man Booker longlist

July 24, 2018

Today, Tinder Press received the absolutely thrilling news that Guy Gunaratne’s extraordinary debut, IN OUR MAD AND FURIOUS CITY, has been longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2018. The judges said of the novel: An ambitious mosaic of virtuosic ventrilo …


Exciting news for Chloe Benjamin fans….

July 3, 2018

It would have been hard to miss the publication of THE IMMORTALISTS – Chloe Benjamin’s masterpiece was a New York Times bestseller and here in the UK one of the most critically acclaimed books of spring 2018. We are poised to release a gorgeous paperba …


A Change of Wardrobe

June 25, 2018

One of the pleasures of publishing is seeing old favourites clothed in new livery. HEARTBURN, Nora Ephron’s deliciously funny novel of love, betrayal and revenge, has just come out in this beautiful Virago Modern Classic edition, along with a host of o …


New and coming soon from Tinder Press

Sarah Winman author

Tin Man

Sarah Winman

The unforgettable and achingly tender new novel from Sarah Winman, author of the international bestseller WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT and the Sunday Times Top Ten bestseller A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS. It begins with a painting won in a raffle: fifteen sunflo …

Published on July 27, 2017


Gather the Daughters

Jennie Melamed

For fans of Emma Cline’s THE GIRLS and Emily St John Mandel’s STATION 11, this dark, unsettling and hugely compelling story of an isolated island cult will get under your skin. GATHER THE DAUGHTERS tells the story of an end-of-the-world cult founded ye …

Published on July 13, 2017

Lesley Nneka Arimah

What It Means When A Man Falls From The Sky

Lesley Nneka Arimah

A stunning collection of short stories from Caine-Prize shortlisted and Commonwealth Writer’s Prize winner Lesley Nneka Arimah, WHAT IT MEANS WHEN A MAN FALLS FROM THE SKY is a debut with all the imagination of Helen Oyeyemi’s The Icarus Girl and the t …

Published on August 24, 2017

Bernie McGill

The Watch House

Bernie McGill

In the vein of Hannah Kent’s Burial Rites, THE TAILOR’S HOUSE by Bernie McGill is the story of the modern world arriving on Rathlin, a remote Irish island, at the very end of the nineteenth century, with dramatic consequences for a young woman named Nu …

Trade Paperback
Published on August 10, 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 …

Paperback book
Published on August 10, 2017


Mussolini’s Island

Sarah Day

Sarah Day’s MUSSOLINI’S ISLAND is a novel of sexuality and desire, of hidden passions and the secrets we keep locked within us. Based on the true story of the rounding up of a group of Sicilian gay men in 1938, this book is sure to appeal to readers of …

Paperback book
Published on September 7, 2017

Letters From The Suitcase

THE LETTERS FROM THE SUITCASE reveals the vivid, poignant and hugely detailed wartime correspondence between David and Mary Francis from 1938 to 1943, and a unique love story, sure to appeal to readers of Roald Dahl’s LOVE FROM BOY, Sheila Hancock’s MI …

Published on June 15, 2017