HarperCollins is proud to announce FIRE AND BLOOD from George R.R. Martin

HarperCollins is proud to announce #FireandBlood from George R.R. Martin. Set three-hundred years before the events in A Song of Ice And Fire, Fire and Blood is the definitive history of the Targaryens from Aegon’s conquest of Westeros to the civil war that nearly ended their dynasty forever. Coming November 2018. Set 300 years before … Continued


Eleanor Henderson on her new novel ‘The Twelve-Mile Straight’

Eleanor Henderson discusses the themes in her new novel, The Twelve-Mile Straight. Tender and savage, heart-breaking and hopeful, and deeply human, this novel combines the intimacy of a family drama with the grandeur of an American epic and will appeal to fans of American classics by Harper Lee, Toni Morrison and William Faulkner. After the … Continued


Sarah J. Harris on the inspiration behind ‘The Colour of Bee Larkham’s Murder’

Sarah J. Harris explains synaesthesia, face-blindness and the inspiration behind her new novel The Colour of Bee Larkham’s Murder. I first came across synaesthesia nine years ago, during my work as an education journalist – and have been fascinated ever since. Researchers at Edinburgh University had carried out the first ever study into the prevalence … Continued


Helena Morrissey introduces ‘A Good Time To Be A Girl’

‘Today’s opportunity is so much greater than the unfinished business of the past – and that’s why I’ve written this book now’. Helena Morrissey introduces A Good Time to be a Girl. It’s a good time to be a girl! In all honesty, I don’t think I could have written that completely unequivocally before now. … Continued


Celebrating 10 Years of Cathy Glass

This year, we celebrated an incredible 10 years of publishing with Cathy Glass, an inspirational foster carer and bestselling author who shares her most moving, challenging and heart-warming experiences with her readers. At the start of this year, Cathy wrote a lovely piece to her fans, and we wanted to share this with you once … Continued


June Sarpong on ‘Diversify: Six Degrees of Integration’

June Sarpong introduces her powerful new guide to inclusivity, Diversify: Six Degrees of Integration. The Earth is vast. But we have opportunities to connect with any other member of our human family. Indeed, it is said that there are only six degrees of separation between any two individuals on the planet – from a newborn … Continued


Ellen Wiles on her debut novel ‘The Invisible Crowd’

Ellen Wiles introduces her debut novel, The Invisible Crowd. This is a fearless and compelling novel about loyalty, kindness, and the moments which define our lives. Believe it or not, I didn’t set out to write a topical novel. But with daily headlines about Brexit underpinned by immigration fears, and a refugee crisis that shows … Continued


Joanna Cannon on writing ‘Three Things About Elsie’

A brand new Q & A interview with Joanna Cannon, as she talks about her second novel Three Things About Elsie, as well as discussing her inspiration, writing process, and the book she wishes she’d written… THREE THINGS ABOUT ELSIE is published 11th January 2018. 1. How was writing Three Things About Elsie different to … Continued