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    by SJV
    2018/09/12  |  Features  |  

    In the 52 days since I spoke to my sister for, what turned out to be, the very last time, I’ve had my beanstalk training and picked up my first ever pair of subscription sunglasses that, in hindsight, are less Jackie O and more Jackie Stallone. In the 47 days …

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    Yorkshire Puddings… fail-safe recipe!
    by SJV
    2018/09/06  |  Features  |  

    Yes, we know that the Aunt Bessie brand is simple and quick and pretty much guaranteed to be scoffed in an instant – but, BUT, there is something hugely satisfying in actually making your own Yorkshire puddings – and it’s actually surprisingly easy. So, to celebrate the publication of the …

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    My Perfect Christmas…
    by SJV
    2018/08/31  |  Features  |  

    On 4th October we are publishing a brand new Paige Toon book #OnePerfectChristmas, a heart-warming and heartbreaking collection of short stories, containing EXCLUSIVE material published in print for the very first time and BRAND NEW content!  So as a special feature, I asked all our #BookClub members to tell us about …

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    by SJV
    2018/08/29  |  Features  |  

    On 20th September we are publishing an exclusive new Sainsbury edition of the bestseller – The Meryl Streep Movie Club – by Mia March… so of course I HAD to ask my co-TeamBATC’ers what THEIR fav Meryl movie was… EMMA - JULIE AND JULIA – Food, more food, Meryl Streep and …

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    Living My Best Li(f)e – Exciting new #DigitalOriginals Acquisition
    by Emma Capron
    2018/08/29  |  Features  |  

    I am absolutely thrilled to announce that next year we will be welcoming the one and only Claire Frost to the BATC #DigitalOriginals list! We have a long history working together with Claire on her day job as book reviews editor of Fabulous magazine, and she has always been a friend …

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    My South Africa Love Affair
    by Kate Furnivall
    2018/08/16  |  Features  |  

    Picture this. A smorgasbord of cakes and dainty scones is arrayed before me. My eyes are out on stalks. I ponder my choice, I reach, I raise a delicious pastry to my lips.  “How do you know what it feels like to be tortured?” a voice asks. My cake pauses. …

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    Summer at the Kindness Cafe cover reveal!
    by Victoria Walters
    2018/08/03  |  Features  |  

    I am beyond excited to share with you all a beautiful new look for the lovely Victoria Walters! Summer at the Kindness Cafe will be released in eBook on August 23rd. It is the complete story of the serial published as Random Acts of Kindness, all in one handy place! AND …

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    Last Letter Home news!
    by Rachel Hore
    2018/07/25  |  Features  |  

    I feel very honoured that Last Letter Home has been chosen for the new selection of the Richard and Judy Book Club in conjunction with W.H. Smith.   Theirs is surely one of the most successful retail promotions ever, and part of the reason is that Richard and Judy are responsible …

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    You Me Everything…
    by Catherine Isaac
    2018/07/25  |  Features  |  

    I consider myself pretty good at keeping secrets. Tell me about your affairs, your face lifts, your clandestine liaisons with Barry in Client Services and it will go no further. But knowing that You Me Everything had been selected for the latest Richard and Judy Book Club and not being able …

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    Introducing Germaine Johnson, star of The Helpline
    by SJV
    2018/07/20  |  Features  |  

    I am extremely excited to introduce you all to Germaine Johnson, star of a brand new #DigitalOriginals acquisition The Helpline, that’s SO new, we haven’t even ‘officially’ announced it yet, let alone got a jacket to show you, or lined up the links properly so your pre-orders can start stacking up!  …