Bring Me Back is out today in the US!
Bring Me Back, the third novel by the million-copy bestselling author B A Paris, is out today in the US!
Bring Me Back was a Sunday Times bestseller when it was released in the UK in March. It tells the story of Finn, who discovers signs that his ex-girlfriend Layla is back -- but Layla vanished 12 years ago, and now he's engaged to her sister.
Congratulations, B A Paris!
Something In the Water Glides Straight Into The Top 10
In it's first week of sale Catherine Steadman's Something In the Water has gone straight onto the New York Times Bestseller List.
She is simultaneously No.11 on the NYT Hardcover List and No.9 on the Combined Print and eBook List!
Something In the Water is out in the UK on 26th July.
Jacqui Rose Returns
Jacqui Rose has a new crime novel out in eBook today!
Toxic picks up with Vaughn and Alfie when they decide to return to Essex for a lucrative business deal, but things don't go as smoothly as planned for the pair. Alfie is knocked sideways when he bumps into his childhood sweetheart Bree who is trapped in a killer relationship.
Jacqui's crime novels have sold over 500,000 copies across all formats. And Toxic has already gone to No.1 on the Amazon genre charts.
The paperback of Toxic is out July 12.
The Other Woman out in Paperback in the UK!
Sandie Jones’ gripping debut, The Other Woman, is out today in the UK in paperback.
When Emily meets Adam she knows he is the One.
That together they can deal with anything that is thrown at them.
But lurking in the shadows is another woman, Pammie.
Emily chose Adam, but she didn’t choose his mother.
There’s nothing a mother wouldn’t do for her son, and now Emily is about to find out just how far Pammie will go to get what she wants . . .
The audio and ebook editions were released in March. The Other Woman has been chosen as one of seven titles in the newly launched WH Smith’s Thumping Good Reads promotion – make sure to vote for her!
The US edition is out on the 21st August 2018.
Something in the Water is out today in the US!
Catherine Steadman's debut thriller, Something in the Water, is out today in the US.
Couple Erin and Mark fly to Bora-Bora for the perfect honeymoon. But one day, when Mark takes Erin scuba diving, they make a discovery which tests their character and changes the course of their lives.
The audio edition, narrated by the Catherine herself, is out today in the UK as well.
The Kissing Booth on Netflix
The Netflix adaptation of The Kissing Booth by Beth Reekles, is currently one of the most watched movies in the world, according to Netflix's programming chief, Ted Sarandos.
Sarandos explained on Deadline that it was “one of the most watched movies in the world right now” and No. 4 in IMDB rankings behind tentpole releases like Deadpool 2, Solo: A Star Wars Story and Avengers: Infinity War.
In just one month, the trailer alone has racked up over 10.3 million views on YouTube and fans are already campaigning for a sequel.
Beth originally wrote the story when she was 14 and published it on Wattpad. She was an undeniable Wattpad sensation with over 1 million people reading her YA novel.
Don't miss out, be sure to head over to Netflix to watch The Kissing Booth!
Hunted is out today!
Hunted, the second book in G X Todd's Voices series, is out today!
In a world where the biggest threat is the voice inside your head, a boy is on a quest to find a girl... before the Other does.
Todd's first book, Defender, has been highly acclaimed and compared to Stephen King's The Stand.
Tangleweed & Brine wins CBI Book of the Year!
Deirdre Sullivan, rising star in YA fiction, has won the CBI Book of the Year Award 2018 for her dark, feminist fairytale collection Tangleweed & Brine.
The judges said, "This remarkable book is a significant and timely contribution to Irish young-adult literature and feminist literature for young people. Deirdre Sullivan's simultaneously rich, delicate and stark text is powerfully enhanced by Karen Vaughan's haunting black and white illustrations.
Combining the timeless allure of dark fantasy with subversive explorations of female embodiment and systems of women's suffering and triumphs, this incisive, exquisite collection promises an enthralling and unsettling experience."
The Chocolate Factory Ghost selected for The Tom Fletcher Book Club
The outstanding middle-grade novel The Chocolate Factory Ghost by David O'Connell, illustrated by our mega-talented Claire Powell, has been selected for the Tom Fletcher Book Club!
10 books were selected for the highly coveted promotion at WHSmith. Tom Fletcher hopes that his selection of books will 'get your kids eyeballs away from those touchscreens and into some great books. I hope they'll find their imaginations fuelled by the book club books and feel inspired to start writing and creating stories themselves.'
Kim Slater's The Boy Who Lied out now
How can a liar uncover the truth?
The fourth novel from multi-award-winning Kim Slater is published today by Macmillian Children's Books!
The Boy Who Lied is a sensitive and engaging novel about brotherhood, hardship and being yourself.
The Things We Need To Say is published today
The emotional and inspiring The Things We Need To Say by Rachel Burton is published today by HQ Digital today!
One reader said, 'Rachel Burton has written from the heart as she unintentionally becomes the voice of everything we need to say.'
Sisters of Gold Enjoys A Month in the Top 20
Annie Murray's latest exceptional saga Sisters of Gold has spent the month since publication in the Top 20.
Sisters of Gold was No 10 on the Sunday Times Besteller List, and is the 4th novel in row of Annie's that has entered the top 10!
Pick up a copy for a Bank Holiday Weekend treat!
The "flawless and highly suspenseful" A Game of Ghosts Available in US Paperback Now
The 15th instalment in the bestselling Charlie Parker series by "master of the macrabre" John Connolly is maybe his creepiest yet.
You won't be able to read it quick enough.
UK Library Most Borrowed Books
Lee Child has held the top spot almost continuously on this list since 2010.
For the year to date he's at the top twice. First with the 22nd Jack Reacher title The Midnight Line and second with the 21st title in the series Night School.
You Don't Know Me is out today in paperback!
Imran Mahmood's unique and powerful debut, You Don't Know Me, is out today in paperback!
In London a young man stands accused of murder. All the evidence points to him - but the Defendant sacks his lawyer, and tells his own, extraordinary story.
This “genre-bending crime novel” (Ruth Ware) has since been chosen for the BBC Radio 2 Book Club, was named one of The Telegraph’s crime books of the year, and was a 2018 World Book Night title.
Lee Child Breaks His Own Record
Lee Child is No 1 for a second week in a row.
The Midnight Line sales increased by 33% on last week and are his biggest ever full week sales for a paperback.
Another First for Lee Child
Lee Child is now the highest earning Adult Fiction author in Australia and New Zealand.
Nobody Does it Better.
The Woman in the Woods, Out Now!
The next instalment in the Sunday Times No 1 bestselling selling Charlie Parker series is out today.
John Connolly's The Woman in the Woods is "another trimpuh" and a read that shouldn't be missed.
The Midnight Line is a Richard and Judy Bookclub Pick
Lee Child's No 1 Sunday Times Bestsller The Midnight Line is out today in paperback.
It's also a Richard and Judy Bookclub Pick!
KL Slater's Blinking Good!
Bookouture have ordered 3 more compulsive psychological thrillers from #2 Kindle bestselling author KL Slater.
The prolific author has published 5 novels in just over a year and a half and she has since sold well over 800,000 copies across all titles.
Her second novel and bestseller Blink will be published in paperback this October by Sphere in the UK and Grand Central in the US.
This marks an exciting new chapter in the author's career, and we can't wait to see what comes next!
The Endless King is published today
This award-winning series is not to be missed, for adults and children alike. Sharp, funny and filled with action, it is particularly good for kids who might be too young for Buffy but are already outwitting you. Don't just take our word for it, see below:
'Clever, dark and fun..wonderful style, reminded me of Douglas Adams' - R.L. Stine, author of Goosebumps and Point Horror series.
Be sure to pick up two copies, one for you one for your kid, here.
Tangleweed & Brine shortlisted for the CBI Book of the Year!
The outstanding Tangleweed & Brine by super-YA-talent Deirdre Sullivan has been shortlisted for the CBI Book of the Year Award 2018!
CBI Book of the Year Awards are the leading children’s book awards in Ireland, past winners include Eoin Colfer and John Boyne.
Bring Me Back by B A Paris is out today!
Bring Me Back, the highly-anticipated third novel from million-copy bestselling author B A Paris, is out today!
When Finn starts finding some mysterious Russian dolls, which his ex-girlfriend, Layla, collected, he knows immediately that someone wants him to believe that Layla is back. But Layla disappeared 12 years ago, presumed dead, and he's just announced his engagement with Layla's sister, Ellen. In Bring Me Back, Finn tries to get to the bottom of this disturbing mystery - and in true B A Paris style, is absolutely unputdownable.
Congratulations, B A Paris!
Sleeper 13 out now on eBook!
Sleeper 13 by Rob Sinclair is out now on eBook!
This action-packed thriller follows the quest of Aydin, who trained since childhood to become an insurgent, but who is now determined to hunt down his captors.
Ghost by Helen Grant - a Gothic novel you won't want to miss
Critically-acclaimed Helen Grant's chilling new novel Ghost is published by Fledgling Press today!
It tells the story of seventeen-year-old Augusta, a girl who has been kept in isolation, a secret from the world...and herself. Dark, gripping and mysterious Ghost is a Gothic tale of first love, terrible secrets and brutal truths.
Here's what readers are saying:
'It is easy to tell you that it's a superb book, beautifully written and with a tense and gripping storyline that draws you in and then keep you engaged to the very end.' - Undiscovered Scotland
'This is a beautifully written book. Not that I’d expect anything else from Helen Grant.' - Book Witch
'Highly propulsive, incredibly seductive. A masterclass in how to develop intrigue and heighten tension. I loved it.'- CJ Skuse, author of SWEETPEA
Gallery of the Dead Out Today
The hardback of Chris Carter's latest thriller, Gallery of the Dead, is out today.
The No.1 Bestselling series returns with Detective Robert Hunter chasing a serial killer who views murder as an art form. Welcome to the Gallery of the Dead.
29 Seconds out now on eBook!
29 Seconds is out today on eBook! It is the second novel from TM Logan, author of the bestselling Lies.
The heroine of this gripping story is Sarah, who is being harrassed by her predatory boss. But when Sarah rescues a girl in trouble, she is unexpectedly offered a reward by a powerful man: the ability to make any one person disappear, with no consequences.
Congratulations, TM Logan!
A New Map of Love Out in Paperback
Abi Oliver's heartwarming book A New Map of Love is out in paperback today.
Perfect for chasing the January blues away.
The Love of a Family is out now!
Rebecca Shaw's last novel, The Love of a Family, is out now on eBook!
The Love of a Family is a heartwarming novel from the much-loved author about the importance of family and being there for one another.
Rebecca finished this book before she passed away in 2015.
The No 1 Commercial Agency in London Lives Up to Its Reputation
In 2017 the Darley Anderson Literary Agency had 20 No.1 Bestsellers in the UK, US and Commonwealth markets.
Many of our other authors also entered into the Top 10 for the first time, or achieved higher positions on the Bestseller charts than previously.
This is an amazing achievement for the authors.
Lee Child Wins Double Silver Medal
Lee Child ended 2017 as a double silver medal winner on the Sunday Times Chart.
He won the Silver Medal for bestelling hardback for his 22nd novel The Midnight Line and the Silver Medal for bestelling hardback 2017 with Night School.
The Midnight Line has not only been in the Top 2 since publication 7 weeks ago, but it has also featured consistently on the NYT Bestseller List in the US.
Night School has been on the bestseller list since publication 36 weeks ago!
Martina Receives Honorary Doctorate from Cork
Martina Cole received an Honorary Doctor of Literature from Cork University Cork.
This is a wonderful recognition for Martina. She has sold over 10 million copies and has 15 UK original No.1 titles.
"She's a total one-off".
Top 10 Pick for John
John Connolly's latest Charlie Parker Thriller The Woman in the Woods has been chosen for the New York Times "10 New Books We Recommend This Week"
Wishes Under the Willow Tree published today in the UK!
Phaedra Patrick’s second novel, Wishes Under the Willow Tree, is published today in the UK by HQ Stories.
In the small village of Noon Sun, Benedict and Estelle thought they’d found their happy ever after. But, unable to have the children they’ve longed for, their marriage has hit the rocks and Estelle has moved out. Devastated but unwilling to accept defeat, jeweller Benedict vows to win her back – he just doesn’t know how.
The unexpected – and uninvited – arrival of his estranged sixteen-year-old niece, Gemma, is the last thing he needs. But when a decades old secret is brought to light, Benedict and Estelle realise they’re not the only ones in need of a second chance. And that maybe the family they wished for has been there all along…
Phaedra’s first novel, The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper, was a bestseller and Phaedra has already received wonderful reviews for this uplifting and charming second novel.
John Connolly's Sunday Time No 1 Now Available in the US
The Woman in the Woods, which went straight to No 1 on the Sunday Times Bestseller Chart is out in the US today.
"Another winner in a consistently hgih-quality series."
Something in the Water is Reese's June Book Pick!
Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman has been selected by Reese Witherspoon as her June Book Pick for Reese's Book Club x Hello Sunshine.
Announcing her choice, Reese said: “Something In The Water by Catherine Steadman is a psychological thriller that captivated me from page one [...]. What unfolds from there makes for a wild, page-turning ride! It’s the perfect beach read!”
Film and TV rights have also been optioned by Reese Witherspoon's production company, Hello Sunshine.
Something in the Water will be out on 5th June in the US, and in the UK on 26th July. The audiobook, narrated by Catherine herself, is featured as part of Audible's showcase of Reese's Book Club picks, and will be available on 5th June in both the US and the UK.
Kiss Me, Kill Me, out now in paperback!
J.S. Carol's new book, Kiss Me, Kill Me is out now in paperback!
Kiss Me, Kill Me is, in the words of Lee Child, a 'truly sinister domestic noir', and early readers have been hooked by the story of Zoe, who tries to escape her abusive husband Daniel.
The Other Woman is a Thumping Good Read
The highly anticipated The Other Woman by Sandie Jones has been selected for WHSmith's exclusive Thumping Good Reads Award shortlist!
Altogether seven titles are in the running for the £10,000 prize, with authors Peter James and Jojo Moyes lined up as judges.
The campaign, which is exclusive to W H Smith and originally launched in the early 1990’s, “aims to provide readers with a selection of books they simply can’t put down”.
The judges will collaborate to select their favourite 'Thumping Good Read’ of 2018. Their joint decision of their preferred title will make up half of the vote with the other half of the vote decided by readers, who will be able to choose their favourite title by visiting W H Smith’s ‘Thumping Good Read’ blog.
Chris Carter Wins in Warsaw
#1 bestselling author Chris Carter has won the Best International Crime Novel Award at the Warsaw Book Fair for I Am Death, the 7th oustanding novel in the Robert Hunter series!
Chris Carter's novels are sold in 19 languages and has with legions of fans across the globe. In Germany alone, he has sold over 2 million copies!
You Were Gone is out today!
You Were Gone, the ninth book in Tim Weaver's bestselling David Raker Missing Persons series, is out today!
David Raker is called to a police station to find a woman who claims to be his late wife, Derryn. Derryn died eight years ago -- but this woman looks just like her, and knows everything about him. Raker's life and sanity now rests on convincing the police -- and himself -- that the real Derryn is dead, and discovering this woman's true motive.
Lee Child Does it Again
Having conquered the UK and holding the No 1 spot for 3 consecutive weeks after Publication The Midnight Line has now gone to No 1 in the US.
The Midnight Line is currently No 1 on 3 seperate lists in the US; Barnes and Nobles, Publisher's Weekly and the National Indie Bestseller List.
An emphatic transatlantic success yet again for Lee Child.
One Summer in Rome
The light, sunny and romantic One Summer in Rome by Samantha Tonge is published by Carina today!
The perfect beach read, one reader said: ‘Food, family and a Roman romance – this is the perfect summer read!’
A Month in the Top 10
John Connolly's No 1 Bestseller The Woman in the Woods has spent a month in the Sunday Times Bestseller Chart!
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John Connolly's Literary Masterpiece he is out in hardback in the US today.
he is the fictionalised retelling of one of the most iconic but mysterious screen icons: Stan Laurel. he is a "a stunning work that places readers into the Golden Age of Hollywood".
he won the RTÉ Radio 1 Listeners' Choice Award at the BGE Irish Book Awards 2017!
Kerry Fisher's hooked a great new deal
We are delighted to announce that bestselling author Kerry Fisher has signed a new 2 book deal with Bookouture!
Fisher’s novels have now sold over half a million copies for Bookouture and The Silent Wife was one of Amazon UK’s Top 10 Bestselling Kindle Titles of 2017.
Bookouture will also be working with fellow Hachette divisions Little, Brown Book Group in the UK and Grand Central Publishing in the US to release the paperback editions of The Silent Wife, which will be published by both Sphere and Grand Central in autumn 2018.
John Connolly Continues to Enthrall
John Connolly's The Woman in the Woods is No 3 this week, following cloesly behind Jo Nesbo and Ruth Jones.
His overall sales this week are ahead of last years, as the incredible Charlie Parker series gains more and more fans!
Murray Glides Into Top 10
Annie Murray has soared into the Top 10 after her first full week of sales.
Sisters of Gold jumped up an impressive 9 spots from last week.
This is the 4th year in a row that Annie has achieved a Top 10 poisition!
Darley Does It Again. With simultaneous No 1's on the Hardback and Paperback Sunday Times Fiction Bestseller Lists
The amazing John Connolly holds the No 1 Hardback spot with The Woman in the Woods. This is the third year in a row that John has gone straight to the No 1 spot on publication.
Unsuprisingly Lee Child’s The Midnight Line has gone straight to No 1 on the Paperback List.
In Hardback The Midnight Line in hardback was the Sunday Times Double Silver Medal Winner of 2017.
Yet further evidence in the Agency's 30th Anniversary Year that it's the most commercial Agency in London.
Annie Murray's New Book Out Today!
Sunday Times Bestseller, Annie Murray has a new book out today: Sister's of Gold.
Sister's of Gold, "A tale of passion and empathy which will keep you hooked", is the first in the new trilogy set in Birmingham. It follows two sister's who can't seem to out-run their past.
The Other Woman has arrived...
The dark and compelling debut novel from exciting new talent, Sandie Jones, is published in e-book in the UK today!
Get ready to meet 'the mother-in-law from hell'. Pammie may seem sweet and kind to everyone else but Emily knows she'll stop at nothing to get what she wants...
Early reviews have been fantastic, Phoebe Morgan today said, 'Compulsive reading, snappy dialogue... The Other Woman is going to be big.'
Pick up your copy here for a limited time deal of 98p!
A Seven-Letter Word is a Brilliant Book!
Kim Slater's touching second novel A Seven-Letter Word has won the Brilliant Book Award 2018!
Kim was thrilled and said, 'I’ve made no secret of the fact that the BBA is a very special award for me, as the winning book is chosen by student reading groups at Nottinghamshire and Derby schools. As a Nottinghamian, born and bred, and living only two miles from the city, it means so much that local students are enjoying my books!'
The Most Commercial Agency in London Lives Up to Its Reputation
This week on the UK bestseller charts, the No.1 commercial agency in London, Darley Anderson Literary, TV &Film Agency, has three authors in the Top 10.
With her nail-biting new thriller, Bring Me Back, B A Paris comes in at No.9 on the paperback charts, with John Connolly's searing Charlie Parker novel A Game of Ghosts coming in at No.10.
On the hardback bestsellers, Chris Carter's Gallery of the Dead rockets back into the charts and into the No.10 spot.
Several other DA Agency authors appear across the bestsellers lists this week, including TM Logan, Margaret Dickinson and powerhouse Lee Child, who appears twice.
An outstanding achievement for all. Awesome.
A Game of Ghosts out today
The paperback edition of A Game of Ghosts by John Connolly is out today!
29 Seconds out today in paperback!
29 Seconds is out today in paperback, following on from its eBook publication in January - see the trailer here!
This is the story of Sarah, a woman being harrassed by her boss. But when Sarah rescues a girl in trouble, she is unexpectedly offered a reward by a powerful man: the ability to make any one person disappear, with no consequences.
Congratulations, TM Logan!
Kiss Me, Kill Me out now on eBook!
J.S. Carol's new book, Kiss Me, Kill Me is out now on eBook!
Kiss Me, Kill Me is, in the words of Lee Child, a 'truly sinister domestic noir', and early readers have been hooked by the story of Zoe, who tries to escape her abusive husband Daniel.
A New Novel from Sunday Times Bestseller Margaret Dickinson
The Poppy Girls, by Sunday Times bestseller Margaret Dickinson, is out today.
It is the first in the new Maitland Trilogy, a courageous family saga which follows Pips Maitland as she joins the Flying Ambulance Corps to go the Front Lines during World War 1.
The Poppy Girls is Margaret's 25th book to be published with Pan Macmillan!
Anything You Do Say - can and will be a bestseller
We are so thrilled that Anything You Do Say, the second unmissable thriller from Gillian McAllister has climbed to No.12 on the UK bestsellers chart!
Everything But The Truth, Gillian's first novel also rocketed into the bestsellers chart last year, we can't wait to see what she does next.
Anything You Do Say - out now
The paperback for Anything You Do Say, Gillian McAllister's second outstanding psychological suspense novel, is published today.
Gillian's first novel, Everything But The Truth, was a Sunday Times No.6 bestseller.
Transatlantic Success Second Week in a Row
Lee Child's short story collection No Middle Name is a simultaneous No.1 for the second week in a row in the US and UK!
Another remarkable record for Child and Reacher.
Lee Child is a Transatlantic No 1...again
The paperback edition of Lee Child's collection of Jack Reacher short stories, No Middle Name, is simultaneously No.1 in the UK and US.
This is a rare feat for an author, to not only be No.1 in both the US and UK at the same time, but also to have a collection of short stories holding the prestigious top spot. This success is truly a testament to the unstoppable Jack Reacher.
It's automatic: Jack Reacher gets off a bus and Lee Child lands on the bestseller list.
Princess Scallywag's out today!
The fantastic Princess Scallywag and the Brave, Brave Knight, illustrated by supertalent Claire Powell is published today.
This brilliant picture book will make unconventional princesses everywhere laugh until they snort!
The laugh-out-loud funny, subversive princess book is for girls and boys age four and up.
No Middle Name Out in Paperback
The US paperback edition of Lee Child's Jack Recaher short story collection No Middle Name is out today.
No Middle Name was No 2 on the NYT Bestseller list on publication in hardback in 2017!