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Weekly Publicity Bulletin

3rd December 2018

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Europa

9781787701540
9781787701748
9781609454838
9781609454784

Featured books: Like A Sword Wound, £12.99; My Brilliant Friend, £12.99; A Winter's Promise, £14.99 & Farewell, My Orange, £11.99

Ahmet Altan's Like A Sword Wound was given an in-depth write up in the latest TLS, with the reviewer noting the book's current political context. The book also received a very positive review from the Observer's Lucy Popescu. Meanwhile, My Brilliant Friend and its TV adaptation have seen glowing coverage from The Guardian, the Sunday Times Irish Edition, Drugstore Culture and the Daily Mail among others. Elena Ferrante's Guardian column this week addressed the question of whether great artists are born or made.

A Winter's Promise was covered by Faerie on the Shelf, while Farewell, My Orange was reviewed by The Hungry Reader and Annecdotal.

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Peninsula Press

9781999922337

Featured book: Exposure, £6.00

Olivia Sudjic's Exposure was included in Bustle's roundup of 'Best Feminist Books to Give as Christmas Gifts', and also appeared on 'best of 2018' lists from the Evening Standard and the Irish Times.

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Reel Art Press

9781909526501
9781909526266

Featured book: Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin, £49.95 & The Beat Scene, £29.95

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin and Burt Glinn's The Beat Scene were both included in Rolling Stone's 'Music Lovers Gift Guide 2018'.

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Hoxton Mini Press

9781910566411
9781910566312
9781910566435
9781910566381

Featured books: Berlin Nights, £17.95; The East End in Colour 1960-1980, £16.95; Twins, £16.95 & Portrait of Britain, £20.00

Berlin Nights was covered in Publico and Creative Review, while The East End in Colour 1960-1980 was included in the Evening Standard's roundup of 'Best Books About London'. Twins appeared on Buzzfeed, and Portrait of Britain was covered by Creative Boom and ShillingtonEducation.com.

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Avery Hill

9781910395448
9781910395431
9781910395417
9781910395370

Featured books: Escape From Bitch Mountain, £10.00, Terrible Means, £8.99; A City Inside, £12.99 & On A Sunbeam, £24.99

Escape From Bitch Mountain was reviewed in Publishers Weekly, while Terrible Means and A City Inside were both covered by The Beat. On A Sunbeam was included in the AV Club's roundup of 2018's best comics.

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Melville House

9781911545194
9781911545224
9781612197180

Featured books: The Invisible Killer, £12.99; They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us, £9.99 & Chalk, £27.99

Gary Fuller's The Invisible Killer was featured in an article from the Daily Telegraph on the risks of air pollution. They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us was reviewed by Prospect, and Chalk was covered by the New York Times Book Review.

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Oldcastle

9780857302946
9780857302892
9780857302564
9781843449348

Featured books: The Conviction of Cora Burns, £12.99; Fade to Grey, £12.99; Difficult Lives / Hitching Rides, £9.99 & Death Rope, £7.99

The Conviction of Cora Burns was praised by authors Amanda Jennings, Emily Elgar, Sam Carrington and Jacqui Lofthouse. Elsewhere, Kinky Friedman compared John Lincoln to Raymond Chandler, and James Sallis' Difficult Lives / Hitching Rides was included in the Sunday Times' Crime Club newsletter. Death Rope was reviewed by NB Magazine.

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FAB Press

9781903254981

Featured book: Scala Cinema 1978-1983

Scala Cinema 1978-1983 was one of the Financial Times' 'Best Film Books of 2018'.

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Bitter Lemon

9781904738251

Featured book: The Sinner, £8.99

The TV adaptation of The Sinner began airing on BBC4 on 1st December.

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Myriad

9781912408061
9781912408092
9781912408047
9781912408184

Featured books: What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape, £9.99; The Women's Atlas, £14.99; The Murder of Harriet Monckton, £14.99 & Be With, £8.99

What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape author Sohaila Abdulali was featured on Bustle recently, and also wrote an opinion piece for the Telegraph. Sohaila was also interviewed by Longreads and on The Brian Lehrer Show. The Women's Atlas author Joni Seager was interviewed on BBC World Service.

Meanwhile, The Murder of Harriet Monckton was endorsed by author Marian Keyes, and was also featured on Lounge Books' 'Christmas books and gifts for crime lovers'. Be With was reviewed in Publishers Weekly, and Mike Barnes appeared on CBC Radio to discuss the book.

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World Editions

9781642860108

Featured book: The Farm, £12.99

Hector Abad's The Farm was included in the Financial Times' list of 'Best Translated Fiction 2018'.

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ECW

9781770414006
9781770414235
9781770414389
9781770414488

Featured books: Moon of the Crusted Snow, £12.99; Nobody Cares, £12.99; No Good Asking, £11.99 & Unleash Different, £24.99

Moon of the Crusted Snow was covered by Midwest Book Review, while Nobody Cares appeared in Quill & Quire. No Good Asking was reviewed by I've Read This. Unleash Different was also covered by Midwest Book Review.

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New Internationalist

9781780264424
9781780264653

Featured books: A New Jerusalem, £12.99 & Don't Call Me Princess!, £9.99

A New Jersualem is one of OK Comics Top 10 Comics 2018. Don't Call Me Princess! was covered by PsychoGirl.

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London Books

9780995721722
9780956815583

Featured books: Slaughterhouse Prayer, £9.99 & The Liberal Politics of Adolf Hitler, £9.99

Slaughterhouse Prayer was reviewed by 3:AM Magazine and Morning Star, and was also endorsed by Steve Ignorant. The Liberal Politics of Adolf Hitler was reviewed by Artists for Brexit.

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Text

9781925773279

Featured book: Severance, £10.99

Severance by Ling Ma was reviewed in the i Paper and Mail on Sunday.

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Galileo

9781903385678

Featured book: The 100 Best Novels in Translation, £14.99

The 100 Best Novels in Translation was covered by The Economist.

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Seven Stories

9781609809188

Featured book: The Mental Load, £12.99

The Mental Load author Emma appeared on BBC Woman's Hour.

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Steerforth

9781586422431

Featured book: Ike's Mystery Man, £25.00

Ike's Mystery Man was reviewed in the Daily Mail.

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Dedalus

9781910213797
9781910213148
9781910213896
9781903517130

Featured books: The Desert and The Drum, £9.99; The Rehearsals, £12.99; The Green Face, £9.99 & The Dedalus Book of Austrian Fantasy, £12.99

The Desert and The Drum was covered by A Year of Reading the World, while The Rehearsals was covered in Los Angeles Review of Books. Black Static reviewed The Green Face, and The Dedalus Book of Austrian Fantasy was covered by A Personal Anthology.

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Quartet

9780704374560

Featured book: No Longer With Us, £30.00

No Longer With Us was covered by the Daily Mail.

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Turnaround in the Bookseller

In the Bookseller's February paperback preview we had:

The Friend (Riverhead, £12.99)

Salt On My Skin (World Editions, £11.99)

Harvest Home (Honno, £9.99)

Kangaroo (Text, £8.99)

Rainbirds (Soho Press, £12.99)

The Manson Women and Me (Citadel, £13.99)

Text Me When You Get Home (Dutton, £12.99)

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Event Diary

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Rian Hughes at The Art of Comic Book Lettering

Further details here.

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9781912408122

Olivier Kugler Exhibition at House of Illustration

Nov 2018 - Mar 2019

More details here.

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