Non-Fiction News Flash – Terror and Religion: An Interfaith Dialogue

Impress Books will be publishing this exciting new title written by Dan Cohn-Sherbok, George D. Chryssides, and Dawoud El-Alami with a preface by Karen Armstrong, author of Fields of Blood: Religion and the History of Violence. With Islamist violence rising as groups like Al-Qaeda and ISIS make their mark across the globe, discussions about terror,… Read More Non-Fiction News Flash – Terror and Religion: An Interfaith Dialogue

Heading to Books Unbound Festival? Here’s what you should read

This week at Impress HQ, we’re talking about what you should read if you’re going to the Books Unbound festival. The Joyce Girl by Annabel Abbs This is Annabel’s first festival and one of Impress’s very own authors. Annabel has just launched her novel The Joyce Girl which is a stunning fictionalisation of Lucia Joyce,… Read More Heading to Books Unbound Festival? Here’s what you should read

JUST SIGNED – Tree Magic by Harriet Springbett

Watchword signs new Young Adult fiction novel TREE MAGIC By Harriet Springbett   Watchword eBooks (Impress Books’ digital imprint) has acquired an exciting new Young Adult title: Tree Magic by Harriet Springbett, a novel about thirteen-year-old Rainbow Linnet’s discovery that she can communicate with trees. Rainbow’s magic hands can shape trees at her will, but… Read More JUST SIGNED – Tree Magic by Harriet Springbett

‘The Joyce Girl’ Launch Party

On Wednesday evening we celebrated the launch of The Joyce Girl with a launch party in Waterstones King’s Road, London. Photography © Aaron Hargreaves The book’s release was celebrated with plenty of bubbly and canapés, along with 150 guests. A limited number of signed copies are still available at Waterstones King’s Road, so get one whilst you can!  … Read More ‘The Joyce Girl’ Launch Party

Happy Publication Day to ‘The Joyce Girl’ by Annabel Abbs

Published today in the UK and Ireland! Buy your copy from Amazon UK, Waterstones, or order from your local independent. Inspired by a true story, The Joyce Girl is a compelling and moving account of thwarted ambition and the destructive love of a father. The Joyce Girl won the Impress Prize for New Writers in September 2015. The shortlist… Read More Happy Publication Day to ‘The Joyce Girl’ by Annabel Abbs

Friday Reads:Our Top 5 Contemporary Female Authors

This week it’s all about the Bailey’s Women’s Prize for Fiction, so we’re compiling a list of our favourite contemporary female writers. Happy Friday Reads! 1. C L Taylor This Sunday Times bestselling author just released her third psychological thriller The Missing which tells the story of a mother named Claire whose son Billy mysteriously… Read More Friday Reads:Our Top 5 Contemporary Female Authors