Wednesday 23 September 2009
As crazy as it may sound, we sometimes find that we forget how many international writers we have first published who have gone on to gain wider recognition. Last weekend's Guardian saw a quiet reference to us from Anita Desai whom we first published in 1963.
Tuesday 22 September 2009
Friday 18 September 2009
These are the words of Patricia Duncker, of Manchester University Press who joined our editor on today's Radio 4 Woman's Hour programme to discuss The Darker Sex. Huge thanks to all of them - the book has shot up in the last few hours to No 1 in Amazon's Victorian Ghost Stories category in the last couple of hours!
Thursday 17 September 2009
Mike Ashley, the editor of our collection of supernatural stories by Victorian women, The Darker Sex will be appearing in a discussion on Woman's Hour on Radio 4 tomorrow, Friday 18th September, about the genius of women writers with Gothic tales. Woman's Hour is on at 10.00-10.45 or you can pick up the programme on the Listen Again facility
Tuesday 15 September 2009
Wednesday 9 September 2009
In the not-too-distant future, we will be publishing a new book on the Circus, called Circus Mania, by Douglas McPherson. We will be setting up a web page for this shortly but the author has set up a blog for all those with an interest in this durably popular entertainment art.