Welbeck Publishing primed for fiction push

After the buyout of Carlton Books, Mark Smith and Marcus Leaver will look to fiction to build on the publisher’s non-fiction base.   Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-11 02:23:42 UTC ]
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Isla Fisher to publish picture book series with Welbeck Flame

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