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Start reading Isy Suttie’s The Actual One

- January 28th, 2016

Start reading or listening to Isy Suttie’s brilliantly funny memoir The Actual One now – out in hardback, audio and ebook.

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Introducing our 2014 fiction authors

- January 6th, 2014

We’re kicking off 2014 by introducing you to Michèle Forbes. Acclaimed by three Booker Prize winners and shortlisted for Newcomer of the Year at the Irish Book Awards, Ghost Moth is an utterly haunting novel about love, loss and the ties that bind us.

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Recording the audio of Ghost Moth

- December 26th, 2013

The glorious GHOST MOTH is published today. Here, author Michele Forbes, shares her experience of recording the audio version.

‘It’s one thing as an author to privately read your work out loud as you write it. Another thing to read an extract of your already published work at an event. Quite another to do the audio recording of your work yourself…

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Two 2011 Orange Prize longlist nominations!

- March 21st, 2011

What a thrill to have two such fantastic novels on the Orange longlist. You always wonder how the books you’ve commissioned will be received. Will people love them as much as you do? Will they hate them?! In the end, you have to trust your taste and hope the books find an audience. Both of the novels chosen by the Orange Prize have such heart. They are real human stories and share a common theme in that they are set against the backdrop of political unrest. Lyrics Alley is my favourite of all Leila Aboulela’s…

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Simon Sebag Montefiore talks about his new book Jerusalem: The Biography

- February 10th, 2011

Jerusalem: The Biography is out now in hardback and the audio is read by Andrew Sachs. To listen to an extract click here.

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