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Looking for Evelyn: a romantic thriller in the heart of Africa

Posted on June 22, 2017

Looking for Evelyn, the new novel by Maggie Ritchie published on 22 June 2017, combines love, secrets and colonial histo…

Cross Purpose longlisted for the McIlvanney Prize 2017

Posted on June 20, 2017

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

Exploring the eternal allure of islands

Posted on June 13, 2017

The Island in Imagination and Experience, published on June 15, is a genuinely unique book that explores islands in thei…

Awards aplenty for Graeme Macrae Burnet and Chitra Ramaswamy

Posted on June 12, 2017

It has been a great few days for Saraband authors, with Chitra Ramaswamy’s Expecting being longlisted for the Polari Fir…

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

Posted on June 12, 2017

The Paper Cell, by debut author Louise Hutcheson, is the first in an occasional series of quality crime novellas with a…

The Nature of Autumn longlisted for the Wainwright Prize 2017

Posted on June 2, 2017

The Nature of Autumn, by renowned nature writer Jim Crumley, has been selected on the longlist for the prestigious 2017…