Who is Solomon Creed? (Part 4: Outlining) – Simon Toyne on writing

Solomon Creed is the first in a new series of epic thrillers that span the world, focusing on the enigmatic title character. But who is Solomon Creed and where did he come from? In his new column Simon Toyne discusses the genesis of his new series, focusing on ideas, characters, research and writing.


Philip Hensher reads from ‘Tales of Persuasion’

Booker Prize-shortlisted author Philip Hensher reads the story ‘My Dog Ian’ from his new book Tales of Persuasion, described as by the Financial Times as ‘ten elegant stories that radiate with fine human feeling…’



Who is Solomon Creed? (Part 3: Research) – Simon Toyne on writing

Solomon Creed is the first in a new series of epic thrillers that span the world, focusing on the enigmatic title character. But who is Solomon Creed and where did he come from? In his new column Simon Toyne discusses the genesis of his new series, focusing on ideas, characters, research and writing.


Who is Solomon Creed? (Part 2: Characters) – Simon Toyne on writing

Solomon Creed is the first in a new series of epic thrillers that span the world, focusing on the enigmatic title character. But who is Solomon Creed and where did he come from? In his new column Simon Toyne discusses the genesis of his new series, focusing on ideas, characters, research and writing.



Landmark new picture book from Sir Quentin Blake and Emma Chichester Clark

In a landmark acquisition that sees Sir Quentin Blake published on the HarperCollins Children’s Books picture book list for the first time, Executive Publisher Ann-Janine Murtagh has acquired World Rights for ‘Three Little Monkeys’ – a remarkable collaboration between the iconic Quentin Blake and renowned illustrator Emma Chichester Clark.