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Celebrating the Muriel Spark centenary with Miss Blaine’s Prefect

Celebrating the Muriel Spark centenary with Miss Blaine’s Prefect

Miss Blaine’s Prefect and the Golden Samovar, the debut novel by Olga Wojtas published on 25 January …

Quality books from Saraband this Christmas

Quality books from Saraband this Christmas

If you’ve stayed away from the Black Friday stampede and are looking for some quality books and imme …

Sweet William: blog tour and launch event

Sweet William: blog tour and launch event

Sweet William, the new novel by Iain Maitland published on 16 November 2017, is a first-rate literar …

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s new novel: The Accident on the A35

Graeme Macrae Burnet’s new novel: The Accident on the A35

The Accident on the A35, published on 26 October 2017, is the spellbinding new literary mystery by G …

Moscow at Midnight: a classic espionage page-turner

Moscow at Midnight: a classic espionage page-turner

Moscow at Midnight, out now, is the exciting debut novel by respected American journalist Sally McGr …

Saraband authors at Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017

Saraband authors at Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017

Six of Saraband’s authors will be appearing at this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival, ta …

Cross Purpose longlisted for the McIlvanney Prize 2017

Cross Purpose longlisted for the McIlvanney Prize 2017

Claire MacLeary’s debut thriller Cross Purpose has been longlisted for this year’s prestigious McIlv …

The Paper Cell: the first title in Contraband’s new “Pocket Crime Collection”

The Paper Cell: the first title in Contraband’s new “Pocket Crime Collection”

The Paper Cell, by debut author Louise Hutcheson, is the first in an occasional series of quality cr …

Dominic Queste is back – but playing a deadly game

Dominic Queste is back – but playing a deadly game

Tag – You’re Dead is the new hard-hitting crime thriller with an edge of dark wit from McIlvanney pr …

Announcing Graeme Macrae Burnet’s new novel: The Accident on the A35

Announcing Graeme Macrae Burnet’s new novel: The Accident on the A35

Graeme Macrae Burnet – author of the Man Booker Prize shortlisted His Bloody Project – returns with …