Events & Publicity
Publicity Update for Constable & Robinson: Books and ebooksFriday 12th Oct 2012
Interviews with Stephen K Amos about his new book I Used to Say My Mother Was Shirley Bassey have appeared in The Sun, BBC Scotland Comedy Zone, Chortle.co.uk. He has also received lots of regional coverage, including in the Bournemouth Echo, Herts Life, So Gloucestershire, This is Devon, Daily Post, Yorkshire Evening Post, Wandsworth Guardian, This is Nottingham.
Jo Walton’s Among Others was celebrated for beating Stephen King to win the 2012 British Fantasy Award in both the Wales on Sunday and Cynon Valley Leader.
Jo Wheatley’s A Passion for Baking was reviewed in Tasty Magazine and recipes were featured in both Bella and Pick Me Up, using a selection of savoury and sweet recipes.
Wendy Jones was at Goldsmiths on Wednesday evening for an event with Blake Morrison and Suzy Joinson. There were also great reviews of The Thoughts & Happenings of Wilfred Price in The Book Club Forum http://bit.ly/V2FCuP , Wales Arts Review ‘sweet, pleasant, and enjoyable to read, even as it tackles some of life’s biggest questions.’ http://bit.ly/QXvumY and Mygoodbookshelf ‘a gorgeously written novel’ http://bit.ly/RfYX8s
Good Book Guide catalogued Tokyo Underworld by Robert Whiting, Blotto, Twinks and the Rodents of the Riviera by Simon Brett, The Thoughts and Happenings of Wilfred Price, Superior Purveyor of Funerals by Wendy Jones, Blitz Kids by Sean Longden, Letts Rip by Quentin Letts and Lady of the Loch by Helen Armitage.
The Middle Class Handbook was featured in The Big Issue, both nationally and regionally in Scotland and Cymru.
Woman Magazine recommended Overcoming Low Self-Esteem in its problem pages.
The 15 Minute Rule by Caroline Cuchanan was featured as part of an autumn health plan in Bella.
There was a great article about the connection between diet and skin in Zest, featuring Dale Pinnock’s The Clear Skin Cookbook and using several of her recipes.
Secondhand Daylight by D.J. Taylor was mentioned in his review in We Love This Book. There was also a lovely review of What You Didn’t Miss on Harriet Devine’s Blog
Jennifer Egan has been reviewing American Crime Fiction in We Love This Book, featuring Black Box.
We Love This Book also reviewed Slap and Tickle by Tom Cutler.
Sean Longden’s Blitz Kids was reviewed in Family Tree Magazine.
Review of Genus by Jonathan Trigell on Luxury Reading 'thought provoking and well written'
Review of Sworn Secret by Amanda Jennings 'It is, quite simply, beautifully written' http://writercharlie.com/book-reviews-2/