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Inside the head of Terry Gilliam at the Southbank

Inside the head of Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam makes an exclusive appearance at Royal Festival Hall on Wednesday 7th October.

Join us as we venture inside the mind of the filmmaker once described as 'half genius and half madman', whose popularity has remained undimmed for almost half a century.


The Well paperback

The Well

We're really excited that The Well will be a Richard and Judy Book Club pick.

Now out in paperback, The Well was also longlisted for the CWA John Creasy (New Blood) Dagger 2015, an Observer New Face of Fiction 2015, and a Huffington Post 'One to Watch in 2015'.


Literature in translation sale

Literature in translation – 35% off

We're celebrating the publication of Endgame, by Ahmet Altan, 
with 35% off a selection of our fabulous translated novels. 'Endgame is a rare beast: a mystery adventure in the age of internet, of such intimately written humanity that it transcends genre, time and place', DBC PIERRE



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The Janice Forsyth Show


Missed James Rhodes at EIBF? Janice Forsyth talks to classical pianist about his memoir, Instrumental.

The Movie Doctors tour

The Movie Doctors


The nation’s ‘go to’ experts on all things film, take to the stage this autumn to celebrate the publication of The Movie Doctors, with a new, unique blend of movie trivia, forthright opinion, and no-holds-barred bickering.

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'Witty, engaging and informative. The sort of book you choose for a friend and end up wanting to keep.' Rachel Joyce


The Well paperback

'I was gripped by Catherine Chanter's The Well immediately. The beauty of her prose is riveting, the imagery so assured.' Sarah Winman, author of When God was a Rabbit 


Miss Jean Brodie

'Muriel Spark's most celebrated novel . . . This ruthlessly and destructively romantic school ma'am is one of the giants of post-war fiction' Independent. Now available as an ebook for the first time!


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