*Exclusive* Watch the stunning new Eowyn Ivey book trailer

May 10, 2016

Early fans of Eowyn Ivey’s debut novel, runaway bestseller The Snow Child, may remember the beautifully illustrated book trailer which launched publication and garnered fans across the globe. Illustrator Fiona Woodcock’s stunning depiction of scenes fr …


Sarah Duguid talks to Foyles about her debut novel LOOK AT ME

February 23, 2016

Writing exclusively for Foyles, Sarah Duguid is a featured author for February with her debut novel LOOK AT ME. Some people assume after reading LOOK AT ME, that I grew up in a bohemian household where my dad smoked pot and my mum scattered rose petals …

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Rebecca Mackenzie talks about her inspiration for IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS

January 21, 2016

A story of a child far from home and caught between two cultures, IN A LAND OF PAPER GODS marries exuberant imagination with sharp pathos, and introduces Rebecca Mackenzie as a striking and original new voice. Here, Rebecca shares her author’s note abo …


Who were the Ten Pound Poms? Stephanie Bishop tells all

August 13, 2015

My grandparents migrated to Australia from England in 1965. They travelled as Ten Pound Poms, part of an assisted passage scheme that allowed British citizens to travel to Australia for £10, while children travelled at no cost. Any Briton was eligible …


From paw prints to the printers… #MarvellousWays

June 18, 2015

Sarah Winman stepped into the literary spotlight in 2011 with her debut novel WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT. Over 600,000 copies and four years later we are thrilled to be publishing her second novel A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS. Ever since we first read the manu …


Watch Sarah Winman talk about her new book: A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS

May 1, 2015

A YEAR OF MARVELLOUS WAYS is Sarah Winman’s highly anticipated second novel following her international bestseller WHEN GOD WAS A RABBIT, which was a World Book Night 2015 pick. Out 18th June 2015 in hardback and ebook. Pre-order your copy of #Marvello …


Exciting news: Simon Mayo BBC Radio 2 Book Club

March 10, 2015

We are thrilled to announce that Patrick Gale’s new novel A PLACE CALLED WINTER has been selected for the Simon Mayo BBC Radio 2 Book Club. This is Patrick’s first novel as a Tinder Press author and we are delighted that A PLACE CALLED WINTER will be r …


Johanna Lane on childhood inspiration

February 10, 2015

Every Sunday when I was a child, my family drove from our Dublin suburb to County Wicklow, to the house that my maternal ancestors built in the 17th Century, and re-built after it had been destroyed by a fire in the 19th. Leaving behind the busy city, …

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In conversation: Helen Walsh

June 22, 2014

Bookseller Leilah Skelton spoke to Helen Walsh about her novel, THE LEMON GROVE, for the Waterstones blog. Find out what inspired Helen to write in their Q&A. Leilah Skelton: We booksellers often try to sum up a book recommendation on a credit card …