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New images for Babylon Berlin TV series!

The Babylon Berlin TV series has revealed some new behind-the-scenes shots, and we're excited to see the characters come to life! The protagonist, Gereon Rath, against the 1920s Berlin backdrop. Rath is caught between the warring factions of good and evil. Charly Ritter,...

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'Touching portrait of a marriage'

Review by Russell Leadbetter THE opening two chapters of this novel are a startling compression of the lifelong connection between a couple. The first is set in San Francisco in February 1950. Billie is an idealistic young typist in the copywriting department of a petroleum products company,...

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Best Books of 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, many have started to post their favourite books of the year. We're pleased to see some Sandstone Press titles have been highlighted on these lists, and perhaps they will give you inspiration for your own Christmas shopping! Out There: A Voice from the Wild,...

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The Novella Award 2016 winner revealed

Writer Joma West was announced as the winner of this year’s Novella Award at a ceremony at Manchester Metropolitan University’s Axis Arts Centre this weekend. Joma’s novella Wild was described by judge author, Lucy English, as “an extraordinary piece of writing, full of surprises both...

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Sandstone Press to publish fresh take on Jane Austen for anniversary year

Marian Veevers’ Jane and Dorothy compares literary lives Sandstone Press will publish Jane and Dorothy: A True Tale of Sense and Sensibility by Marian Veevers, linking to the bicentenary of Austen’s death in July 2017. The book brings together the lives of two literary women –...

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