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    The Good Psychopath’s Guide to Success (US only)

    Being a psychopath is bad, right? Actually no. A surprising number of us are good psychopaths – people who can control qualities such as fear, indecision and conscience to shine in a variety of situations. Are you one of them? In this compelling guide, packed with insightful, interactive quizzes, SAS legend Andy McNab and Oxford [...]

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    Grace by Robert Lacey: startling royal exposé

    ‘Racy, crammed with gossip and anecdotes’ Cosmopolitan   From the moment Grace Kelly stepped before the movie camera in 1950, the world was captivated by this stunningly beautiful yet elusive actress. After a string of passionate affairs with leading film stars such as Clark Gable, Ray Milland and William Holden, Grace met and married her [...]

  • The SAS+ Security Handbook by Andrew Kain

    Essential: The SAS+ Security Handbook

    Andrew Kain is one of the world’s leading authorities on security – and now, in this fully updated, revised and expanded edition of the bestselling security classic, he shares with you his much sought-after security experience, knowledge and techniques – preparing you for anything, anywhere in the world. Whether you’re a home owner interesting in [...]

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Publishing legend Patrick Janson-Smith joins us

Patrick Janson-Smith has joined forces with London-based digital publisher Apostrophe Books as editor-at-large. Former Transworld publisher Janson-Smith, who leaves HarperCollins as publisher of imprint Blue Door, said smaller outfits would be the ones “able to react most swiftly and imaginatively” to new challenges in a changing publishing landscape. Janson-Smith, who also recently became non-executive chairman [...]

Reality Boulevard by Melissa Jo Peltier, published by Apostrophe Books

Sex, videotape and lots and lots of lies

New York Times bestseller Melissa Jo Peltier turns her attention to the brilliant, back-stabbing world of prime-time television in a wickedly funny new novel. Peltier has worked in entertainment for more than 20 years, making the darkly funny Reality Boulevard a true insider’s view of Hollywood and some of America’s biggest shows. In it, we see Oscar-winning producer [...]

The Serial by Cyra McFadden, published by Apostrophe Books: re-published and front-page news

‘Funniest book ever written’: front-page news

The Serial: A Year in the Life of Marin County became a global bestseller in the Seventies, hilariously skewering a self-obsessed age of  psycho-babble, meditation, zen jogging, pet psychiatry – and bucket-loads of organic granola. Now, to mark 35 years since it was first published, the novel is going on sale in e-book form for [...]