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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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#12Days: Philippe Sands’ gifting recommendations

- December 11th, 2016

Today we are thrilled to be joined by East West Street author Philippe Sands as he shares his bookish Christmas gifting recommendations this us.

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#12Days: Simon Sebag Montefiore’s Christmas Recommendations

- December 8th, 2016

Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of The Romanovs: 1613-1918 has shared some of his favourite books with us, for some Christmas gifting inspiration!

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Six questions for geneticist Adam Rutherford

- September 7th, 2016

In his captivating new book A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, geneticist and broadcaster Adam Rutherford reveals what our genes now tell us about history, and what history tells us about our genes. From Neanderthals to murder, from redheads to race, dead kings to plague, evolution to epigenetics, he demystifyies and illuminates who we are and how we came to be.

Here are six questions to get us started …

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