Orion Stars

Orion Stars- 11th January

LOOK OUT FOR…

GENE EATING by Dr Giles Yeo

TV

 CHANNEL 5 (date tbc in Jan) – documentary on losing weight for NYNY

NEWSPAPERS

OBSERVER FOOD MONTHLY (20 January) – ‘Lunch With’ interview piece

ISBN: 9781841882918

 

 

WE ARE DISPLACED by Malala Yousafzai

BBC BREAKFAST – Malala’s only TV interview, to be broadcast on Mon 14th Jan

BBC RADIO 4: Woman’s Hour – Malala’s only radio interview, to be broadcast on Mon 14th Jan

THE GUARDIAN – Front cover and main profile interview, Review section to run on Sat 19th Jan, promoted on website homepage and all social media channels

THE GUARDIAN – Live Q&A on website homepage on Fri 11th Jan, promoted for a week

THE GUARDIAN – exclusive filmed footage of The Barbican event on website homepage during week of 14th Jan and on The Guardian’s You Tube channel

ISBN: 9781474610032

 

 

THE FAVOURITE by Ophelia Field

‘An incredible story crackling with royal passion, envy, ambition and betrayal … Field’s account of the psychological power play between Queen Anne and her confidante is surely definitive. A tour de force’ – LUCY WORSLEY

OPHELIA FIELD has written several brilliant pieces on what *really* went on between the duchess (Rachel Weisz), her queen (Olivia Colman) and her rival (Emma Stone) including DAILY TELEGRAPH, TATLER, NEW STATESMAN, and THE SUN. The book was also reviewed in the DAILY MAIL – ‘gripping

ISBN: 9781474605359

 

 

 

SHADOW CAPTAIN by Alastair Reynolds

‘Pirates in space, full of peril and high-jinks… This is a novel that’s elegantly plotted, full of surprises and, as first time round, rip-roaring fun.’ SFX MAGAZINE

PROG ROCK MAGAZINE (Oct 2018 Issue) Interview

STARBURST MAGAZINE (26 Nov 2018) Coming soon

SFX MAGAZINE (05.12.18) Interview

ISBN: 9780575090637

 

 

 

THE GIRL KING by Mimi Yu

SFX – review and interview with Mimi (Feb issue – see cutting below)

SCIFINOW – review (date TBC)
LOCUS – review (date TBC)

SFFWorld – Q&A with Mimi – (Thursday January 10th)

2 WEEK BLOG TOUR

 

 

 

COMING SOON!

OUT OF THE WOODS by Luke Turner

Amazing quotes from literary greats including AMY LIPTROT and OLIVIA LAING using words like: ‘hauntingly exquisite’, ‘compulsive’, ‘sparkling‘, ‘electrifying‘, ‘utterly original’ and the GUARDIAN and the OBSERVER both picked it in their 2019 round ups.

NEWSPAPERS

OBSERVER NEW REVIEW (13 January) – interview with Sarah Hughes

MAGAZINES

Q MAGAZINE (December issue) – review in Choice Cuts section

ISBN: 9781474607155

 

 

LOUIS & LOUISE by Julie Cohen

PRINT

STYLIST – Book Wars in publication week

FABULOUS MAGAZINE – one of 2019’s Best Books to run on 20 Jan

BROADCAST

TALK RADIO – interview on Penny Smith Show on 27 Jan

DIGITAL

RED ONLINE – One of Jan’s Top Book Choices ran on 7 Jan

SHEERLUXE.COM – review to run on publication

NEWS AND REVIEWS

Amazing coverage has been pouring in for LOUIS & LOUISE!  It was one of EMERALD STREET’S January picks in this morning’s newsletter, is Book of the Month in WOMAN AND HOME and GOOD HOUSEKEEPING, has had glowing reviews in PRIMA and RED and was one of STYLIST.CO.UK’s Books of 2019

 SOMETHING TO LIVE FOR by RICHARD ROPER was picked by BBC NEWS ONLINE as one of their top debut picks for 2019 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-46359419The story Roper tells is a charming, humorous and life-affirming tale about human kindness that strikes a chord in a world where loneliness is a growing problem.” It was also picked as one to look out for by Lucy Jones in THE INDEPENDENT

OPHELIA FIELD has written pieces about her book THE FAVOURITE in connection with the new film of the same name that have run in THE DAILY TELEGRAPH here, THE SUN here, the NEW STATESMAN here and TATLER. The book was also reviewed in the DAILY MAIL – “gripping

THE READING CURE by LAURA FREEMAN was picked by Jake Kerridge as one of the best books of 2018 in S MAGAZINE. He called it “the most delightful hymn to the joys of reading that you could imagine.” Laura was also interviewed on BBC RADIO 4 START THE WEEK

FIVE STEPS TO HAPPY by ELLA DOVE was featured in RED magazine’s round up of books to look forward to it 2019 – ‘an up-lit treasure’

THE SILENT PATIENT by ALEX MICHAELIDES has received rave reviews in early 2019 round-ups. THE TIMES included it in their Fiction to Watch Out For, dubbing it a ‘superior psycho-thriller’ and Jon Coates said it is ‘one of the most hotly anticipated debuts of this year’ in his round-up for the SUNDAY EXPRESS

 FOR THE MISSING by LINA BENGTSDOTTER was reviewed in THE SUNDAY TIMES and CRIME TIME ran a review by Maxim Jakubowski: ‘an altogether excellent thriller’

WHO’S IN, WHO’S OUT: THE JOURNALS OF KENNETH ROSE was reviewed in THE OLDIE

DEMYSTIFYING THE FEMALE BRAIN by SARAH McKAY was reviewed in PSYCHOLOGIES:Fascinating

SLOWHAND by PHILIP NORMAN was reviewed in the SUNDAY BUSINESS POST and CHOICE magazine

 QUEENIE had an amazing start to 2019!  It was STYLIST’S Book of 2019 (“one of the funniest, most winning heroines who have hit books in about a decade”) and had further New Year Previews in BUSTLE.COM (“possibly one of the most eagerly anticipated debuts of 2019”); GRAZIA (“This year welcomes Candice Carty-Williams on to the literary scene”), RED (“Queenie is one of those characters that you take to your heart and absolutely root for”), THE GUARDIAN (“One of the buzziest debuts of the year”); MAIL ON SUNDAY (“perfect for anyone who loved Fleabag”); BBC NEWS (“At its heart, Queenie is about a search for identity, told with a humour and lightness of touch”) and i-D

The serial for QUIET by FEARNE COTTON ran in this month’s issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING, and was also featured in MARIE CLAIRE’S Best Self-Help Books of 2019 round-up. Fearne will be on LORRAINE on Wednesday 9th January discussing the book