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News - December 2014


Dec 22 2014: The Race to Truth is Guardian 2014 selection

Emma O’Reilly’s The Race to Truth has been picked as one of the Guardian’s best reads of 2014.


‘Elsewhere, the former soigneur Emma O’Reilly’s memoir The Race to Truth (Bantam Press) offered fresh insights into the Lance Armstrong story from a player who was neither campaigner nor cyclist but someone stuck in the middle.’


Books of the Year



Dec 20 2014: Michael Hartland is #2 in Australia

Michael Hartland’s spy thriller Seven Steps to Treason, recently reissued by Thistle Publishing, is currently at #2 in the Australian Kindle bestseller list.















Dec 18 2014: Peter Padfield is Australian bestseller

Peter Padfield’s War Beneath the Sea is at #3 in the Amazon Australia bestseller list.



















Dec 18 2014: Good review for Noreen Riols

Noreen Riols’ new novel Autumn Sonata has had a great review from the Society of Women Writers and Journalists.


‘I found it hard to put down… If you like a good, real romantic novel, then this is a ‘must read’.’






























Dec 08 2014: Words With Jam interviews Teena Lyons

The Industry View - The Ghostwriter



Dec 08 2014: Cabin Fever still flying high

Mandy Smith’s sensational air-hostess memoir Cabin Fever is continuing to sell well.


· Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars See all reviews (207 customer reviews)

· Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #324 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)


o #1 in Kindle Store > Books > Biography & True Accounts > Women

o #3 in Books > Young Adult > Biographies > Women

o #3 in Kindle Store > Books > Biography & True Accounts > Memoirs



Dec 01 2014: More accolades for David Weston

David Weston’s Covering Shakespeare has been named Best Theatre Memoir of 2014 by Theatre In Wales.



Dec 01 2014: MoneyWeek feature on The Great Charity Scandal

There’s an interesting piece in this week’s MoneyWeek magazine on David Craig’s controversial new book The Great Charity Scandal.


Why taxpayers should stop supporting charities



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