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W&N Fiction’s 2016 Year in Review

- December 22nd, 2016

2016 was a fantastic year for W&N Fiction. Let our editorial assistant, Craig, walk you through our last twelve months in books.   January 2016 kicked off for W&N with the publication of Travelers Rest by Keith Lee Morris, hailed as ‘a fine addition to the creepy hotel thriller genre’ by the Independent and ‘a stunning read’ by Sci-Fi Now. Get your copy here.       February February brought The Maker of Swans by Paraic O’Donnell, a debut with prose as beautiful as its cover. This Gothic tale received admiring reviews from all quarters,…

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W&N editors let you in on the hot debuts coming up in 2017

- December 22nd, 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, the W&N editors look ahead to 2017 and the exciting new voices that we will be bringing to a bookshop near you! If you want some hot tips for your 2017 reading list, you’ve come to the right place. Arzu: I’m hugely excited about The Stolen Child by Lisa Carey. It’s a big story with a dark soul. Full of intrigue and more than a little magic, The Stolen Child is a novel of rugged beauty and enchantment.       Jennifer: I’m looking forward to February and the…

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Dan Vyleta on the concept of Smoke

- July 29th, 2016

Dan Vyleta talks through the concept of SMOKE – out now in hardback ebook and audio.

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2016 Classics Challenge: The Siege of Krishnapur

- April 6th, 2016

The Siege of Krishnapur

Winner of the Booker Prize in 1973 and shortlisted for the Best of the Booker, The Siege of Krishnapur is a masterpiece – and our April pick for the #2016ClassicsChallenge.

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2015 Books of the Year

- December 17th, 2015

As the year draws to a close, we have been casting our minds back over what has been a truly incredible 2015.

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