THIS MUST BE THE PLACE starts its journey in paperback

April 20, 2017

Today we publish Maggie O’Farrell’s Costa-shortlisted THIS MUST BE THE PLACE in paperback. To add to the copious critical acclaim this book has provoked since we first published last May, we have some further wonderful news – that the novel has been ch …


Tinder Press hits LBF

March 17, 2017

London Book Fair week was an especially exciting one for Tinder Press this year, with two new acquisitions and a prestigious prize shortlisting for Maggie O’Farrell. IN OUR MAD AND FURIOUS CITY Guy Gunaratne Tinder Press have acquired two novels from d …



November 3, 2016

On May 17 this year we published Maggie O’Farrell’s seventh novel THIS MUST BE THE PLACE to rave reviews and an incredible reaction from fans and new readers alike. Today, we publish a special seasonal edition in trade paperback, showcasing the gloriou …


What Else Would a Young Film Star Wear?

August 1, 2016

In this essay published on The Center For Fiction, Maggie O’Farrell, author of  This Must Be the Place, writes about how an unforgettable dress found its way into her fiction. In my mid-20s, my friend and I managed to snag a flat near Angel tube statio …


Maggie O’Farrell: A follow-up to her articles on eczema

May 31, 2016

I have been amazed and touched by responses to the articles about my daughter’s eczema in the Guardian and Financial Times. Thank you to everyone who took the time to get in touch with me, via the comments sections, email and Facebook. It has been very …


Maggie O’Farrell in Oxford

May 25, 2016

A new Maggie O’Farrell novel is always a treat; experiencing her talk about the novel in person is even more rewarding. I recently had the pleasure of attending her event at Blackwell’s Oxford along with fifty or so other bookish fans, where she was in …


Personal Effects – or how Maggie O’Farrell creates her film star heroine in This Must Be the Place

April 22, 2016

The best writers are surely those who surprise us, and one of the absolute joys of opening a new book by an author like Maggie O’Farrell, who marries such a distinctive tone and emotional directness with a desire to ‘make it new’ every time, is the cer …

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The book that nearly wasn’t: Maggie O’Farrell on THIS MUST BE THE PLACE

April 4, 2016

Costa-Novel-Award winner and Sunday Times bestselling author Maggie O’Farrell writes about how her new novel came to be, save for an almost-disastrous sticky-note mishap… We are thrilled to be publishing THIS MUST BE THE PLACE on 17th May in hardback …