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On The Blog: The Cost of Living (An Ant and Bea Mystery)

Chapter 1 The bottle wobbled with every movement of the conveyor belt.   ‘You’d be better off lying that down,’ Bea said at the exact moment that the wobble turned into a nosedive. The woman made a grab for it. Too late. It hit the floor, glass and brown sauce exploding...

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On the blog: Celestial Bodies

Happy publication day to Jokha Alharthi, author of Celestial Bodies, and to translator Marilyn Booth! We're delighted to finally be sharing this award-winning novel with the English-speaking world, and to be sharing this extract. Elegantly structured, Celestial Bodies is the story of the...

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Blog tour round up: The Mountains are Calling

Over the past week Jonny Muir has launched his new book, The Mountains are Calling, both online and out in the real world. Thanks to the brilliant bloggers who have hosted Jonny during his blog tour, and to all who came along to help us celebrate the book's release at Waterstones in Edinburgh...

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Blog Tour: The Mountains are Calling

If you've followed us for a while, you'll be aware that we're rather fond of the great outdoors. We're delighted to share this post by Jonny Muir, author of The Mountains are Calling, which is the latest addition to our outstanding list of outdoor titles. This is the third stop on the blog tour...

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Blog Tour: The Accidental Recluse

In the run up to Tom McCulloch's Scottish launch of The Accidental Recluse, following a brilliant evening at Blackwell's in Oxford for the English launch, Tom's on tour - and the best news is that you don't have to leave the comfort of your own home to keep up with it. Thanks to Assistant...

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