Delighted to announce that Tim Walker’s fantastic debut, ‘Completion’ has been nominated for the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award 2016. Congratulations, Tim! Read more here.
We are so thrilled to share the news that Fergus Henderson’s fabulous ‘Nose to Tail Eating’ has been voted the best cookbook in the world in a poll of more than 400 food professionals in Britain, the United States, Australia and New Zealand. The poll’s findings are published on the website 1,000 Cookbooks. We couldn’t be happier for Fergus and his publishers. Congratulations, all! Read more here.
We are thrilled to announce that William Sutcliffe’s fabulous novel ‘Concentr8’ has been nominated for the CILP Carnegie Medal 2016. Congratulations, Will! Read more here.
All at L&R are delighted to share news that Yotam Ottolenghi’s fantastic ‘Plenty More’ has been named the Observer Food Monthly’s Cookbook of the Year 2015. A well deserved win for the Ottolenghi team and everyone at Ebury Press. Congratulations, all! Read more here.
‘Medea’s Curse’ is the first in a psychological crime series by Anne Buist for which the Australian edition is already receiving rave reviews. Both novels will be published in 2016 by Legend Press. UK rights were acquired from Sarah Lutyens, on behalf of Text Publishing in Australia. Congratulations, Anne! Read more here.
Ray Celestin’s fantastic debut, ‘The Axeman’s Jazz’ is to be adapted for TV by See-Saw Films and writer Michael Lesslie. Recently, Lesslie and See-Saw Films worked together on Justin Kurzel’s ‘Macbeth’ starring Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard. We can’t wait to see it on our TV screens! Read more here.
We are so thrilled to announce that Claire Fuller has won the Desmond Elliott Prize 2015 for her debut novel, ‘Our Endless Numbered Days’. This is an incredible achievement and we are so proud of Claire and all her team at Fig Tree. Congratulations, all!
Delighted to announce that William Sutcliffe’s fantastic novel, ‘The Wall’ has been awarded the Calderdale Children’s Book of the Year 2015! Congratulations, William!
In even more exciting Ray Celestin news, ‘The Axeman’s Jazz’ has been optioned for TV by See-Saw Films. See-Saw Films, which produced “The King’s Speech” and “Shame”, optioned the rights from Lucinda Prain at Casarotto, Ramsay & Associates on behalf of Jane Finigan at Lutyens & Rubinstein. Congratulations, Ray! Read more here.
Ray Celestins’s debut THE AXEMAN’S JAZZ shortlisted for Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel Of The Year Award 2015
Thrilled to share news that Ray Celestin’s fantastic debut, ‘The Axeman’s Jazz’ has been shortlisted for this year’s Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award! All at L&R would like to wish a Ray a massive congratulations! ‘The Axeman’s Jazz’ was described as ‘a stunning atmospheric crime thriller set in 1919 New Orleans’. Congratulations, Ray!