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    by SJV
    2019/03/20  |  Features  |  

    For the sixth year running we are throwing away, ripping up and laughing in the face of rules, tradition and standard practice, and flinging opening our doors (and our arms) to prospective new commercial women’s fiction authors like YOU, with our #OneDay only opportunity for you to send in the …

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    #bookclub Feature – The Magnificent Mrs Mayhew
    by SJV
    2019/03/19  |  Features  |  

    This week on #bookclub we are following the brilliant #TheMagnificentMrsMayhew (the brand new book by Milly Johnson) on tour! 18th March – Stacey Is Reading ‘Wow where do I start? A book that superbly showcases people in all their flawed glory. From the opening page I was pulled into a …

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    S&S signs novel submitted during #DigitalOriginals #OpenDay initiative
    by SJV
    2019/03/15  |  Features  |  

    #DigitalOriginals #OneDay 2018 news! Simon & Schuster has signed a debut novel by Caroline Scott, who originally submitted her manuscript to the publisher’s Books and the City #DigitalOriginals #OneDay open day in 2018. Jo Dickinson, publishing director, signed world rights in The Photographer of the Lost and a second novel through Teresa …

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    Milly Johnson recommends…
    by SJV
    2019/03/05  |  Features  |  

    Our good friends at Apple Books asked Milly Johnson for her Top 5 recommends… and here they are! The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton – Anstey Harris ‘Lovely and uplifting and it played my heart like a violin. If you love music and you love stories, this is an extra-harmonious read.’ …

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    S&S and RNA launch Jackie Collins Award
    by SJV
    2019/03/05  |  Features  |  

    PRESS RELEASE – 4/3/19 We are delighted to announce a new partnership between the RNA and Simon & Schuster UK to launch the Jackie Collins Award for Romantic Thriller of the Year. This award will be a new category at the RNA’s annual Romantic Novel Awards from 2020, as announced …

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    #bookclub Feature – Poppy’s Recipe for Life
    by SJV
    2019/03/04  |  Features  |  

    This week on #bookclub we have some great early #NetGalley reviews for #PoppysRecipeForLife by Heidi Swain to share! Treat yourself to a glorious novel full of food, sunshine, friendship and love! Things haven’t always been straightforward in Poppy’s life but her dreams are finally within her reach. She’s moving into a cottage in …

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    by SJV
    2019/02/21  |  Features  |  

    JESSIE BURTON AND BARBARA TAYLOR BRADFORD AMONGST AUTHORS SUPPORTING SIMON & SCHUSTER’S JACKIE COLLINS RELAUNCH On 21st March 2019 Simon & Schuster UK will publish four new-look editions of bestselling Jackie Collins novels featuring introductions from high-profile author fans. Lucky, Thrill!, and  Hollywood Wives will be re-published in ebook format, …

    Farewell Emma C!
    by SJV
    2019/02/04  |  Features  |  

    Seasons. Fashion. The tide. Life is one long ebb and flow of change. As often for good as it can be for bad. Potus for example. Or, you know, the daily recommended amount of fibre you’re supposed to consume. Here at @TeamBATC we’ve experienced the absolute joy of many new …

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    My Book Moment
    2019/01/31  |  Features  |  

    My Book Moment is a subscription box delivering the best in crime and popular fiction, alongside a selection of indulgent me-time treats. Launched in January 2019, My Book Moment aims to provide a monthly prompt to sit down and relax with a brilliant book; to enjoy the simple pleasure of reading, …

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    JW Marriott Grosvenor House presents…
    by SJV
    2019/01/15  |  Features  |  

    JW Marriott Grosvenor House hosted their first #Literati event of 2019 last night, in partnership with Simon & Schuster and Perrier Jouet Champagne, with Susan Elliot Wright, Anstey Harris, Milly Johnson and Catherine Steadman in conversation with Fanny Blake, in the elegant surroundings of the Albemarle Suite at 89-90 Park Lane, London, …