May 13th, 2013
Comedian Ian Moore’s hilarious account of upping sticks with his family to France is published by Summersdale this month and has just made the Daily Mail’s MUST READ list:
“Moving a stand-up comedian who is into mod culture to a remote area of France’s Loire Valley sounds like perfect material for a comedy show – and so it proves. Moore and his half-French wife leave…
April 29th, 2013
We were delighted to open The Mail on Sunday yesterday to see that Prince William is reading Commando Dad!
The heir to the throne is preparing for impending fatherhood with our no-nonsense guide by former Commando Neil Sinclair.
Read the full article here.
April 24th, 2013
My Life as a Hooker: When a Middle-Aged Bloke Discovered Rugby by Steven Gauge has been shortlisted for the British Sports Book Awards, “Best Rugby Book”
The winner will be announced at an award ceremony at Lord’s Cricket Ground on the 21st of May. For information on all the shortlisted titles in this category click here:
April 22nd, 2013
Never far from controversy, Samantha Brick is back to discuss whether you really can’t be too thin … Catch her speaking to the team at ITV This Morning today at 10.50am.
Sam’s new memoir Head over Heels in France is out now.
April 19th, 2013
If you missed Emma Woolf”s stunning lecture on BBC Radio 4′s Four Thought earlier in the week, you can listen again here. Introduced by David Baddiel, Summersdale author and journalist Emma Woolf explores how people suffering from eating disorders might now have a proper explanation for the condition.
Emma’s account of her own battle with anorexia, An Apple a Day was…
April 11th, 2013
If you missed Summersdale author Samantha Brick on ITV’s Lorraine Show this week, discussing why she has no regrets, her autobiography and a new life in France – you can catch it here:
Samantha Brick on ITV’s Lorraine Show
Sam’s new autobiography Head Over Heels in France is out now.
April 10th, 2013
Here are some splendid pics of our green-fingered author Kay Sexton at the launch of her new book, The Allotment Diaries last Friday. Not only were we treated to an entertaining reading from the diaries – describing one or two of the flamboyant characters from Kay’s allotment in Brighton – Kay also managed to demonstrate an inventive method of germinating seeds using a recycled plastic bottle and some string!
Gardener’s World if you’re watching ……
April 9th, 2013
To take a look at our new catalogue (July-December 2013 books) click below and turn the pages.
March 15th, 2013
We are delighted to announce that Summersdale have been shortlisted for The Bookseller Independent Publisher of the Year Award 2013.
It is a shortlist of ten, and in the running are also Alma Books, Carlton Publishing Group, Constable & Robinson, Icon Books, Igloo Books, Osprey Group and Unbound. The winner will be announced at a gala ceremony on 13th May at the Hilton, Park Lane, London.
Keep those fingers crossed!…
February 27th, 2013
We are delighted to be publishing a book by Ants Bolingbroke-Kent detailing her solo journey on the Ho Chi Minh trail…which she is about to set off on next week! As a preview, Ants has kindly written a piece all about her preparations for the exciting journey, what methods of transportation she will be using!! and all about the worthy cause she is doing it for. We will be publishing the…