Chatto scores biography of Vaughan Williams song

Chatto & Windus has scored The Captain’s Apprentice: Biography of a Song by Caroline Davison, to publish for the 150th anniversary of composer Ralph Vaughan Williams’ birth. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2021-01-07 02:19:34 UTC ]
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William Collins scores two on £25k British Academy Book Prize shortlist

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Hodder scores double nomination on William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award shortlist

Hodder & Stoughton has scooped two nominations on this year’s William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award shortlist.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

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Granta Books scores 'exuberant' Mozart biography

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Bloomsbury scores two on William Hill shortlist

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Thomas memoir and Moore biography on William Hill shortlist

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Chatto scores three on Guardian First Book Award longlist

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The Publisher Who Transformed the Careers of Wallace Stevens and William Carlos Williams

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