May 28 2015: The Comedy Hotel moves into Kindle Top 100
Guy Bellamy’s classic comic novel, The Comedy Hotel, has moved into the Kindle Top 100 bestsellers.
May 28 2015: Irish Post interviews David McGrath
Debut novelist David McGrath was the cover star of the Irish Post at the weekend, discussing his novel Rickshaw in an entertaining interview.
‘The novel is set on the peripheries of conventional-
May 27 2015: Huge interest in Black Brain, White Brain
Gavin Evans’ fascinating new book Black Brain, White Brain has been generating lots of media coverage, including the following.
‘Evans debunks racist science and centuries-
‘In Black Brain, White Brain, Evans lays out the reasons he believes science does not support the idea that intelligence is determined by race, with an impressive list of scientific references and interviews to back up his rationale.’
‘Ripping apart theories about the link between race and intelligence Evans is able to decipher fact from fiction and illustrate how history has shaped perceptions of race.’
May 19 2015: Two Thistle titles on Kindle 'most-
Theo Aronson’s Grandmama of Europe was one of the top 50 most-
May 18 2015: Grandmama of Europe into Australian Top 10
Theo Aronson’s Grandmama of Europe has moved into the Top 10 Kindle bestsellers on Amazon Australia.
May 13 2015: Manuel Arriaga writes for Foreign Policy
Manuel Arriaga has written a challenging new article on ‘democracy in crisis’.
May 12 2015: Terrific review for Black Brain, White Brain
‘GAVIN Evans studied economic history and law, has a PhD in politics and has worked as a journalist for 25 years. He has read widely on evolutionary biology, palaeontology, biological anthropology, archaeology, neuroscience and evolutionary psychology. He needed all this for his latest book, Black Brain White Brain. It plunges deep into the world of racist science and demolishes its myths quickly and smartly.’
May 12 2015: Katharine Quarmby gives talk
Katharine Quarmby will be speaking at the Celebrating International Writers event
at The Camden College -
May 06 2015: Sheridan Simove in The Hub
“Ideas Man -
May 04 2015: Book on Irish Troubles optioned
John Rae’s Sister Genevieve has been optioned by Cineman Films Ltd
May 04 2015: Helen Fry's The M Room: Secret Listeners who Bugged the Nazis optioned
Helen Fry’s The M Room: Secret Listeners who Bugged the Nazis has been optioned by Inflammable Films.
May 01 2015: The Story of Buildings short-
Congratulations to Patrick Dillon whose The Story of Buildings is one of three short-
This is a fascinating history of architecture which focuses not on architectural
styles or individual buildings -
The prize will be awarded in November
May 01 2015: Royal Legacy in the Ham & High
There was a major feature in yesterday’s Hampstead and Highgate Express on David McClure’s new book Royal Legacy.