#FridayReads Special: Our Favourite Austen Adaptations

This week, Jane Austen turned 240 so the Impress Team are talking about their favourite adaptations of Jane Austen’s novels. It’s not just about Colin Firth (OK, it’s a little bit about Colin Firth), there’s stuff on here that you may not have ever heard of. Enjoy!   Rachel’s favourite adaptation is The Lizzie Bennet… Read More #FridayReads Special: Our Favourite Austen Adaptations

Throwback Thursday: The Russian Countess

Impress Books published the memoir The Russian Countess by Edith Sollohub, who died in 1965, in 2010. It received positive reviews by Robert Chandler in the Spectator and Anthony Beevor in the Sunday Times among others. Edith’s account of her life takes the reader back to the twilight of Imperial Russia, the violent transition to communism… Read More Throwback Thursday: The Russian Countess

Working Wednesday: Production Assistant

Working Wednesday – Production Assistant This week we’re talking to Laura, one of our Production Assistants at Impress Books. What is your role at Impress Books? As a production assistant for Swales & Willis I’m responsible for project managing titles through the stages of production. I’ll liaise with copy-editors, typesetters, indexers, publishers and authors to… Read More Working Wednesday: Production Assistant