Proper Healthy FoodsThe Third InklingA Fiery & Furious PeopleThe Road to PasschendaeleThe DuchessNot GuiltySleep is for the weakDeath on EarthLiquidatorTrading FuturesBritains Last TommiesProdigal DaughterNightingales in NovemberThe little book of peace







NOVEMBER, 2016

 PROFESSOR JAMES SHARPE IN TOP FIFTY BOOKS OF THE YEAR


Congratulations to James Sharpe whose universally praised magnum opus A FIERYAND FURIOUS PEOPLE; A HISTORY OF VIOLENCE IN ENGLAND has been selected as one of the TOP 50 BOOKS OF THE YEAR in the Telegraph. With hundreds and hundreds of new books published annually, for a work of serious history and of 800 pages, to make this list shows just what an astonishing book this is!

posted by JANE    November 28, 2016 2:08 PM  




 

 

 THE LITTLE BOOK OF PEACE


Tiddy Rowan's 'Little Book of Mindfulness' sold 200,000 copies and this latest book published on Thursday by Piatkus could not be more needed or more relevant. So many people are so frightened at the direction the world is taking and this book is full of such sanity and wisdom - do read it.

posted by JANE    November 16, 2016 1:24 PM  




 

 

OCTOBER, 2016

 GILLON AITKEN - MY MENTOR AND FRIEND


So very sad to hear yesterday that Gillon, simply the best agent in the world and a generous, witty, wise man who gave me my start in publishing died yesterday. I was his rather bolshy secretary in the 1970s - fresh out of university and ostentatiously unable to do shorthand. Gillon said that he always wrote very short letters and that he would tell me what he wanted to say and why and then I could write them. Was that all right? Could anyone have a more delightful boss? I learnt so much from him - he was a brilliant chess player and he was always three moves ahead of everyone else in business. He would be surprised to know how very deeply his towering. elegant ;presence will be missed.

posted by JANE    October 29, 2016 8:52 AM  




 

 

 ANDY MULLIGAN'S LIQUIDATOR IN PAPERBACK THIS WEEK


International bestselling children's author Andy ( TRASH has worldwide sales approaching a million copies) has his latest, LIQUIDATOR, out in paperback this week from David Fickling Books

'

'SIMPLY BRILLIANT..MULLIGAN IS A RADICAL,READABLE,RISK-TAKING WRITER WITH A MESSAGE WE NEEDTO HEAR' -new statesman


And his just-completed new novel, called simply DOG is out with publishers now and being hailed as a modern classic (which it is.) Watch this space...


posted by JANE    October 01, 2016 7:04 PM  




 

 

SEPTEMBER, 2016

 LEAD REVIEW IN SUNDAY TIMES


Great to come back from holiday to see the wonderful review of James Sharpe's history of violence in England 'A FIERY AND FURIOUS PEOPLE today. The Times review is as glowing and more coming in - it's a book that grabs the reader as despite its 750 pages it has so many unforgettable anecdotes.

posted by JANE    September 18, 2016 7:49 PM  




 

 


[FIRST]  [PREV]  ... 1 2 [3] 4 5 6 ...  [NEXT]  [LAST]
11 - 15 of 170

admin* 


ARCHIVE


Recent Posts

THE DUCHESS SERIAL FRONT PAGE DAILY MAIL

-June 24, 2017
 

SLEEP IS FOR THE WEAK Emily -Jane Clark

-April 22, 2017
 

THE FOOD BIBLE RETURNS

-April 19, 2017
 

PRUE LEITH IS BAKE OFF QUEEN

-March 17, 2017
 

MAD ABOUT THE HOUSE to Pavilion

-February 23, 2017
 

PRUE LEITH AND BAKE OFF

-February 20, 2017
 


Month

June 2017

April 2017

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

March 2016

February 2016

January 2016

December 2015

October 2015

August 2015

July 2015

June 2015

May 2015

April 2015

March 2015

February 2015

January 2015

October 2014

August 2014

July 2014

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

February 2014

January 2014

December 2013

November 2013

October 2013

September 2013

August 2013

July 2013

June 2013

May 2013

April 2013

March 2013

February 2013

January 2013

November 2012

October 2012

September 2012

July 2012

June 2012

May 2012

April 2012

February 2012

January 2012

December 2011

November 2011

October 2011

August 2011

June 2011

April 2011

March 2011

February 2011

December 2010

October 2010

September 2010

August 2010

June 2010

May 2010

March 2010

January 2010

December 2009

November 2009

September 2009

August 2009

July 2009

June 2009

April 2009

March 2009

February 2009

January 2009




RSS






LONDON OFFICE: 58 Elgin Crescent, London, W11 2JJ Telephone (020) 7727 9409

MAILING ADDRESS: Barn Cottage, Veryan, Truro, TR2 5QA Telephone 01872 501317

e-mail: jane@janeturnbull.co.uk   |   Cookies on this website