Category Archives: Publications

Turning the page: review of Angus Phillips on the evolution of the book

Angus Phillips, Director of the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies, knows a thing or two about books. His publications include The future of the book in the digital age, co-edited with Bill Cope (Chandos, 2006), and Inside book publishing

Turning the page: review of Angus Phillips on the evolution of the book

Angus Phillips, Director of the Oxford International Centre for Publishing Studies, knows a thing or two about books. His publications include The future of the book in the digital age, co-edited with Bill Cope (Chandos, 2006), and Inside book publishing

Publishing books via apps for mobile devices

From the outset, we’ve been keen to publish books in a variety of forms. We set up to publish e-books in ePub, PDF, and mobi formats. Pretty soon we discovered our readers wanted our books available in print too. We’ve

Publishing books via apps for mobile devices

From the outset, we’ve been keen to publish books in a variety of forms. We set up to publish e-books in ePub, PDF, and mobi formats. Pretty soon we discovered our readers wanted our books available in print too. We’ve

Publishing cricket fiction: the publisher’s story

As yesterday’s post explained, my company – The Professional and Higher Partnership – publishes fiction by the Rt Hon Sir Alan Haselhurst MP. We’ve published Accidentally Cricket and Unusually Cricket in hardback and as e-books; and we’ve republished Occasionally Cricket (in both

Publishing cricket fiction: the publisher’s story

As yesterday’s post explained, my company – The Professional and Higher Partnership – publishes fiction by the Rt Hon Sir Alan Haselhurst MP. We’ve published Accidentally Cricket and Unusually Cricket in hardback and as e-books; and we’ve republished Occasionally Cricket (in both

Cricket fiction revisited: the story of Alan Haselhurst’s Outcasts.

The club plays ‘friendlies’ mostly against village teams, mainly in Essex and Hertfordshire. The author himself is a member of Parliament for Saffron Walden, a constituency in that area. He is also an Honorary Vice-President of Essex County Cricket Club.

Cricket fiction revisited: the story of Alan Haselhurst’s Outcasts.

The club plays ‘friendlies’ mostly against village teams, mainly in Essex and Hertfordshire. The author himself is a member of Parliament for Saffron Walden, a constituency in that area. He is also an Honorary Vice-President of Essex County Cricket Club.

The story of cricket fiction

In Britain the season for international cricket (in the form of Test matches) has just drawn to a close. But there is another cricket season that never closes, namely the season of the imagination. This, in part. takes the form

The story of cricket fiction

In Britain the season for international cricket (in the form of Test matches) has just drawn to a close. But there is another cricket season that never closes, namely the season of the imagination. This, in part. takes the form

Telling stories: Studying creative writing

I wrote in the 200th post on Monographer that I would be using this blog more to tell some of the stories behind publishing decisions. Today’s post, then tells the story of our latest publication in our Creative Writing Studies

Telling stories: Studying creative writing

I wrote in the 200th post on Monographer that I would be using this blog more to tell some of the stories behind publishing decisions. Today’s post, then tells the story of our latest publication in our Creative Writing Studies