Orion Stars

Orion Stars- 14th December

BESTSELLERS

LISTENING TO THE ANIMALS by Noel Fitzpatrick

SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER NUMBER 2

 

 

 

THE ORDNANCE SURVEY PUZZLE BOOK

SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER NUMBER 3

 

 

 

 

 

IN A HOUSE OF LIES by Ian Rankin

SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER NUMBER 8

 

 

 

 

 

THE BEST OF MATT 2018 by Matt Pritchett

SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER NUMBER 8

 

 

STOP PRESS!

FEARNE COTTON will be on THE CHRIS EVANS BREAKFAST SHOW on BBC RADIO 2 this coming MONDAY, 17TH DECEMBER

 

 

 

COMING SOON

GENE EATING by DR Giles Yeo

NEWSPAPERS

 MAIL ON SUNDAY (16 December) – big interview about calories as cover of health section

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

BROADCAST

BBC RADIO 5 LIVE AFTERNOON EDITION (early Jan) – extended interview

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

MAGAZINES AND JOURNALS

WAITROSE WEEKEND (10 January) – interview

BBC FOCUS (January issue, out 9 Jan) – interview

ISBN: 9781841882918

 

 

 

QUIET by Fearne Cotton

LORRAINE, ITV on Wednesday 9th January

A live interview with Lorraine Kelly to discuss Quiet, Lorraine will also be holding a copy of the book

Fearne will also be doing the following around publication and through to January:

 OBSERVER, THE NEW REVIEW (TBC) interview for the Self & Wellbeing slot

I WEEKEND – major in-person interview

WOMEN’S HEALTH – extract and book review

HELLO! – book review

HEAT (January) review

 

Continued cross promotion from the charity Mind in January 2019, including social content, as well as with Fearne’s other major media and product partners

Promotion on Fearne’s hugely popular Happy Place podcast in December/January – consistently in the Apple UK podcast chart top 10

ISBN: 9781409183143

LOOK OUT FOR

THE HAIRY BIKERS’ BRITISH CLASSICS

MAGAZINES

LIVING NORTH (December issue) – interview

SAINSBURY’S MAGAZINE (December issue, out 5 Dec) – inclusion Christmas feature

CHOICE (December issue) – review

BELLA (date tbc Dec) – recipe extract

The Hairy Bikers’ British Classics, £22.00 HB, 9781409171959 – Pub 1 November 2018

 

 

 

ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE by Eric Idle

TV

CHANNEL 4 BIG FAT QUIZ OF THE YEAR (date tbc December) – guest question with mention of book

RADIO

BBC WORLD SERVICE OUTLOOK (date tbc) – interview

BBC RADIO 4 SATURDAY LIVE (date tbc in December) – Inheritance Tracks

NEWSPAPERS

SUNDAY TIMES HOME (2 December) – Time and Space interview

GUARDIAN (date tbc) – books of the year round up

SUNDAY EXPRESS S MAGAZINE (date tbc) – review

TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT (date tbc) – review

 

 

 

 THE ORDNANCE SURVEY PUZZLE BOOK

POS PACKS AVAILABLE
These will include personalised maps which feature the local area of that bookshop (first 30 to request), map bunting, table headers and gift tags to give away at till point

Observer – include four puzzles (dec)

Guardian – Christmas books round up inclusion

Express – Christmas round up inclusion (tbc)

Daily Mail – Christmas round up inclusion (tbc)

Choice – gift guide inclusion

Woman’s Way – gift guide inclusion

Outdoor+ – review

The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book, £14.99 TPB, 9781409184676 – Pub 18 October 2018

 

NEWS AND REVIEWS

Brilliant showing across the board in the GUARDIAN Books of the Year: FEAR, THIRTEEN, THE HOUSE ON VESPER SANDS LITTLE EVE, THIN AIR, THE SMOKE, SEVENS HEAVEN, GRIME KIDS, ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE, THE BOOK OF HUMANS and THE ORDNANCE SURVEY PUZZLE BOOK

 SUNDAY TIMES Culture Mag Books of the Year include: ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE and BEING JOHN LENNON

SATURDAY TIMES Books of the Year include: DAUGHTERS OF THE WINTER QUEEN and SLOWHAND

OBSERVER Books of the Year include: GRIME KIDS, THE HOUSE ON VESPER SANDS and THE BOOK OF HUMANS

MAIL ON SUNDAY Books of the Year include: ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE, DARK SACRED NIGHT,SLOWHAND and BLUE SALT ROAD

IRISH INDEPENDENT Books of the Year included: THE HOUSE ON VESPER SANDS, THE CHILD FINDER, THRITEEN, DARK SACRED NIGHT, THE YEAR THAT CHANGED EVERYTHING and THIN AIR

NOEL FITZPATRICK was interviewed about LISTENING TO THE ANIMALS on THIS MORNING and BBC RADIO 5 LIVE last Thursday

THE ADULTS by CAROLINE HULSE was chosen as GOOD HOUSEKEEPING’s January ‘Book of the Month’. The book is also part of the YOU MAGAZINE Reading Group online

THE BOOK OF HUMANS was reviewed in the LITERARY REVIEWentertaining’ and in the Christmas Books round-ups in the OBSERVER ‘entertaining and pithy’ and GUARDIANa beautiful compendium of sketches about the wonders of evolution’. ADAM RUTHERFORD was interviewed in SHORTLIST

WHO’S IN WHO’S OUT: THE JOURNALS OF KENNETH ROSE was reviewed in the OLDIE by Gyles Brandreth (with an honourable mention for ALAN SAMSON: ‘Alan is a bit of a brainbox, as well as being Britain’s premier diary-publisher and better read than almost anyone I know’), the CATHOLIC HERALD

SLOWHAND by PHILIP NORMAN was selected as THE TIMES Music Book of the Year, reviewed in the OBSERVER and mentioned in the EVENING STANDARD and ARTSBEAT

THE HOLY VIBLE by ELIS JAMES and JOHN ROBINS was reviewed in THE EVENING STANDARD: ‘The unapologetically Welsh James and the unashamedly obsessive Robins make a formidable double-act, sometimes affectionate but mostly bickering like an elderly couple

Recipes from THE HAIRY BIKERS’ BRITISH CLASSICS ran in TIMES WEEKEND with credits for the book as well as CLOSER MAGAZINE this week. SI KING and DAVE MYERS’ interview for the PRESS ASSOCIATION is still being syndicated widely across the regional newspapers. And a review ran in BBC GOOD FOOD

ERIC IDLE’S interview for the PRESS ASSOCIATION about ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE OF LIFE is still being syndicated widely across the regional newspapers

 VIC JAMES’ SANCTUARY has been named as one of SFX MAGAZINE’s books of 2019

RAY CONNOLLY had a huge 6 page feature in yesterday’s SUNDAY TIMES MAGAZINE, going into in depth details about his relationship with John Lennon and Yoko Ono. A perfect lead in for fans to go on and pick up the book. In the main SUNDAY TIMES paper BEING JOHN LENNON was also flagged as audiobook of the week

CHRISTOPHER PRIEST’s AN AMERICAN STORY was named as SFF book of the year in the FORTEAN TIMES