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News - August 2015

26 Aug 2015: Spymaster talk is sell-out

Helen Fry’s forthcoming ‘Secrets of Latimer’ talk on her new book Spymaster has now sold out.

25 Aug 2015: More coverage for She's A Boy

She’s A Boy, the inspirational new memoir by Joe Holliday, has been generating huge media interest, with appearances on ITV This Morning, BBC Radio, and a Daily Mail serialisation.

This Morning

Daily Mirror

Daily Express

Today FM

BBC Radio 5 Live (at 01:37:00)

BBC Radio Lincolnshire (at 02:07:00)

Graham Torrington show (at 01:25:00)

Talk Radio Europe (August 17, interview at 1.30pm)


25 Aug 2015: On the road with Joff Sharpe

The trailer for Joff Sharpe’s Citywire events is now online here.

24 Aug 2015: Huge publicity for She's A Boy

Joe Holliday’s inspirational memoir She’s A Boy was released earlier this month, and is already generating huge media interest, including the following serialisation in the Daily Mail.

The agony of learning you’ve been raised the wrong sex: A rare condition meant doctors weren’t sure what sex Joe was born. With support from Princess Diana, he was finally accepted as a girl. Then came a shattering discovery

24 Aug 2015: Two Thistle titles on 'Most-Read' list

Two Thistle books were among the 100 most-read titles on Kindle during July.

Cabin Fever

Fighting for Queen and Country

24 Aug 2015: Joff Sharpe on BBC Surrey

Joff Sharpe, author of Who Dares Wins in Business, has been interviewed on the Danny Pike show on BBC Surrey.

Audio (interview begins around 2:20:00)

24 Aug 2015: Has the SAS Gone Soft?

Joff Sharpe has written an intriguing new piece for the Huffington Post.

Has the SAS Gone Soft?

24 Aug 2015: Dave McGrath on Rickshaw Wars

Mashable has interviewed Dave McGrath, author of new novel Rickshaw.

Rickshaw Wars - Behind the handlebars of London’s secretive industry

06 Aug 2015: Helen Fry on

Helen Fry is featured on the front page of

06 Aug 2015: Good review for Marius Gabriel

Bookmuse has given Marius Gabriel’s latest historical novel Wish Me Luck As You Wave Me Goodbye a glowing review.

‘This was the first novel I have read by Marius Gabriel, and I was instantly hooked by his writing style. This is a confident author, and his talent is evident in the effortless way he weaves the storyline around the characters and draws the reader along on their journey.’

Full review

06 Aug 2015: 60 Seconds with Marius Gabriel

There’s an interesting interview with blockbuster novelist Marius Gabriel in the latest issue of Words with Jam.

60 Seconds with Marius Gabriel

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