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Deliciously Ella

By Ella Woodward
Feel incredible and nurture and love your body with simple, easy to follow recipes for healthy, plant-based dishes using the most natural ingredients.

From sumptuous desserts, to food on the go, delicious dips, raw treats and rainbow bowls of awesome veggies, Ella's philosophy is all about embracing the natural foods that your body loves and creating fresh, simple dishes which are easy to make and taste amazing. Featuring more than 100 new sugar-free, gluten-free and dairy-free recipes to excite your taste buds, this collection will inspire you to eat for better health, glowing skin and boundless energy.

A reformed sugar monster herself, Ella knows just how daunting the idea of changing your diet can be. Her must-read blog, DELICIOUSLY ELLA, which gets two million visitors a month from all over the world, was inspired by her own health adventure and everything she has learned by healing herself simply through diet. It's truly amazing to see what you can do with these simple ingredients and how you can so easily create a deliciously healthy version of your favourite dishes.

More than anything, Ella wants to show that this way of eating is absolutely not about deprivation and starvation, but instead is about embracing a positive, healthy way of life.

Ella Woodward is deliciously magnificent! Her recipes are out of this world, and her wellness philosophy is life-changing. I adore this scrumptious cookbook and am so grateful for Ella's inspiring work.the food writer everyone's talking aboutWe've all gone crazy for Deliciously Ella... She has become the biggest thing in healthy eatingIf you ever need living, breathing proof of the power of food to transform lives, Ella Woodward is your girl... In a fad diet-obsessed age, it's Woodward's balanced, holistic approach to food that's so refreshingElla's debut cookbook is a must-read. With a feast of over 100 brand-new recipes, from energising breakfasts to sweet treats... your new and natural food journey starts here. As well as working with whole foods and ingredients that your body will love, Ella tells the story of why she started eating this way. One of a kind.A food blogging sensation and an inspirationThe 23-year-old who is converting the world to healthy eating ... The reality of her story and reasons for writing the blog resonate with her audience. Ella is no Gwyneth Paltrow, proclaiming that we must drink dandelion juice because it today's detox fashion. She is just a normal girl who stumbled on a way to help herself recover from serious illness and wants to share her secretspacked with simple, healthy recipes, complete with section introductions, suggested menus and FAQsHer blog has become cult reading for anyone looking for simple and delicious food that's healthy but not preachyElla's Instagram is packed full of vibrant coloured dishes with heaps of fresh vegetables, as well as lots of great ideas for smoothies and healthy breakfastsElla is an example of a blogger who is going stellarWhen Ella Woodward was diagnosed with a rare health condition - Postural Tachycardia Syndrome ?- in 2011, she set about healing herself through food, and documenting the recipes on a blog. Two years later, DeliciouslyElla.com pulls in an enormous two million visitors a month and has a growing following of fans and foodies aspiring to the same healthy lifestyle. In her new book, Woodward presents over 100 brand new sugar-free, gluten-free and dairy-free recipes to inspire us even moreElla Woodward is the author of must-read food blog, www.deliciouslyella.com. She lives in London and is training as a nutritionist at the College of Naturopathic Medicine.The deliciouslyella.com blog has had over 17 million hits, between 50-70,000 hits a day, and traffic has increased by 24% each month for the last eighteen months.Ella has a huge social media following: 239k Instagram followers (growing by 3-4,000 a week), 23.3k Twitter followers, 17.7k Youtube subscribers and 60.4k Facebook likes (growing by about 1,000 a week).The blog has already been featured in Women's Health, Red Magazine, Daily Mail, The Sunday Times Style magazine, Top Sant? and Grazia.Veganism and Gluten-free diets are increasingly popular, with supermarket aisles now dedicated to specialist foods.Celebrities such as Lily Cole, Brad Pitt, Beyonc? and Gwyneth Paltrow have all taken to veganism.The Deliciously Ella app has reached 45,000 app sales since it was launched.
Ella Woodward

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Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult grew up in New York. Her previous novels include House Rules, Nineteen Minutes, and My Sister's Keeper. She lives in New Hampshire with her husband and three children. Jodi's UK website is www.jodipicoult.co.uk and she can be found on Facebook and Twitter at facebook.com/JodiPicoultUK and twitter.com/jodipicoult. She also has a YouTube channel www.youtube.com/user/JodiPicoultOfficial.

Stephen King

Stephen King is the bestselling author of more than fifty books. His novels include Carrie, The Shining and Revival. His novel Under the Dome is now a major TV series. His novel 11.22.63 won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Mystery/Thriller as well as the Best Hardcover Book Award from the International Thriller Writers Association.

Many of his books have been turned into celebrated films including Misery, The Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile. Over the years, King has had various cameo roles in film adaptations of his books as well as playing rhythm guitar in the Rock Bottom Remainders, a rock and roll band made up of some of America's bestselling and best-loved writers

He was the recipient of the 2003 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters. He lives with his wife, novelist Tabitha King, in Maine, USA.

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Inside Narendra Modi’s Campaign to Transform India

The Modi Effect

Hodder & Stoughton and Hachette India are delighted to announce a major new book on the rise of Narendra Modi from humble beginnings to prime minister of India.
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The Great Comic Relief Bake Off

By Great British Bake Off
Bake delicious treats whilst donating ?2 to Comic Relief!

Just by buying this book for yourself or any other cake-lovers in your life, you've already raised ?2 for Comic Relief. Thank you. Why not try a bit of extra self-raising by holding a bake sale for Red Nose Day on Friday 13th March?

As the title suggests, the recipes inside this book are easy peasy to make and we've added lots of helpful tips for putting on your bake sale. You can also find out about some of work your money supports.

So, to your mixing bowls - and good luck!

4.4 million viewers watched each episode of The Great Comic Relief Bake Off in 2013.2015's celebrities are even higher profile than 2013, guaranteeing buzz and publicity.Comic Relief 2013 raised ?75,107,852.The 32 page booklet includes 14 classic recipes suitable for beginners and more experienced bakers alike.
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Slade House publishing 27th October

Carole Welch, Publishing Director of Sceptre, has acquired UK and Commonwealth (ex Canada) rights to a short novel by David Mitchell, SLADE HOUSE, from Jonny Geller of Curtis Brown, which Sceptre will publish this October.
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Alex Hollywood: My Busy Kitchen - A lifetime of family recipes

By Alex Hollywood
Original recipes from Mrs Paul Hollywood -- the real cook at home.

'Sumptuous simple recipes, inspired by Alex's travels and family gatherings.' Mary Berry

'Home cooking that is perfectly suited for midweek family meals or special occasions with friends. Enjoy it people!' Tom Kerridge

As Bake Off judge Paul Hollywood freely admits, it's his wife Alex who is in charge of cooking in the Hollywood household. She's the one who plans, shops and cooks so they can enjoy delicious home-made food with family and friends.

An accomplished self-taught cook who comes from a family of food-lovers, Alex is passionate about food but firmly believes that cooking and eating are about one thing: enjoyment.

Her recipes fall into one of two categories -- quick and simple for when you don't have much time during the week, or slow and simple for a lazy weekend at home.

But simple doesn't mean ordinary. With a few clever twists and drawing on influences from her travels and her family (a glamorous French grandma, a father brought up in Spain and a Norwegian great grandmother) Alex's recipes are easy, inexpensive and just a little bit different.

For anyone who wants inspiration for quick mid-week meals, impromptu kitchen suppers with friends or relaxed weekend socials, My Busy Kitchen is the book for you.

Sumptuous simple recipes, inspired by Alex's travels and family gatheringsHome cooking that is perfectly suited for midweek family meals or special occasions with friends. Enjoy it people!Alex Hollywood is passionate about food and firmly believes that cooking and eating should be about one thing: enjoyment, not worrying about presentation and whether your roux is made to Michelin-star standards. Having grown up in Kent, Alex's cooking has been shaped by her Norwegian great-grandmother, her French godmother, her father's love of Spain, and her time living in Cyprus. Her twitter feed @Hollywood_wife has quickly built up fans eager for recipe ideas and food tweets. Alex is a regular on ITV's Lorraine. My Busy Kitchen is her first book.Alex Hollywood is a new voice on the cookery scene who will be supported by her biggest fan, star baker Paul Hollywood.The one who does the cooking in the Hollywood household, Alex knows how to juggle work, family, friends and still cook good food.Her twitter feed @Hollywood_wife has quickly built up over 8000 fans eager for more recipe ideas and food tweets.A regular cook on ITV's Lorraine show.Tom Kerridge has given an endorsement for the book -- 'Home cooking that is perfectly suited for midweek family meals or special occasions with friends. Enjoy it people!' -- as will Mary Berry.
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The Three

By Sarah Lotz
The extraordinary, unforgettable new thriller for fans of The Shining Girls, The Passage and Lost.

Lost meets The Passage in this incredible new thriller, for all fans of The Shining Girls and Stephen King.

They're here ... The boy. The boy watch the boy watch the dead people oh Lordy there's so many ... They're coming for me now. We're all going soon. All of us. Pastor Len warn them that the boy he's not to??--

The last words of Pamela May Donald (1961 - 2012)

Black Thursday. The day that will never be forgotten. The day that four passenger planes crash, at almost exactly the same moment, at four different points around the globe.

There are only four survivors. Three are children, who emerge from the wreckage seemingly unhurt. But they are not unchanged. And the fourth is Pamela May Donald, who lives just long enough to record a voice message on her phone. A message that will change the world.

The message is a warning.

THE THREE is really wonderful. A cross between Michael Crichton and Shirley Jackson, hard to put down and vastly entertaining.Sarah Lotz is a ferociously imaginative storyteller whose twisty plots will kick the stairs out from under you. She's a talent to watch.The finest thriller I've read in years. Dark, subtle and completely unputdownable, I was enthralled from the opening line to the last.Compulsive readingSarah Lotz has just written the perfect horror story. This will be undoubtedly one of the best horror stories published in 2014.It's reminiscent of Stephen King's CARRIE and THE THREE comes preloaded with praise from the master of horror himself. It deserves it: this high-concept thriller is a blast.Tiptoeing the tightrope between fantasy and horrorOne of the finest, freakiest horror novels I've read.The author's use of the oral-history format, with its shifting voices and points of view, is a stroke of genius: the reader is in a state of near-constant confusion at the beginning, which is slowly replaced by unease and then dread as the various commentators start to see the bigger picture. A very creepy, very effective novel.Sarah Lotz is a screenwriter and novelist who pens novels under the name S.L Grey with author Louis Greenberg; YA novels with her daughter, as Lily Herne; and is one third of pseudonymous author Helena S. Paige. Lauren Beukes calls her 'a natural-born storyteller. Like the hand reaching up from the dark well, she'll drag you into her thrall. You'll come up gasping.' Sarah lives in Cape Town with her family and other animals.This is Sarah's first major stand-alone novel.Sarah is part of South Africa's burgeoning literary movement.THE THREE, a mainstream thriller with global appeal, is set in Florida, Texas, New York, London, Cape Town and Tokyo.THE THREE made headlines around the world in Autumn 2012 when Hodder made a major pre-empt for world rights on a 30-page partial manuscript.Translation rights have already been sold in 16 countries.
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How to Perform Under Pressure

By Hendrie Weisinger, J. P. Pawliw-Fry
A playbook of pressure solutions - strategies and techniques that you can use immediately to depressurize a situation - allowing you to perform at your best in critical moments.

Nobody performs better under pressure. Regardless of the task, pressure ruthlessly diminishes our judgment, decision-making, attention, dexterity, and performance in every professional and personal arena. In Performing Under Pressure, Drs. Hendrie Weisinger and J.P. Pawliw-Fry introduce us to the concept of pressure management, offering empirically tested short term and long term solutions to help us overcome the debilitating effects of pressure.

Performing Under Pressure tackles the greatest obstacle to personal success, whether in a sales presentation, at home, on the golf course, interviewing for a job, or performing onstage at Carnegie Hall. Despite sports mythology, no one "rises to the occasion" under pressure and does better than they do in practice. The reality is pressure makes us do worse, and sometimes leads us to fail utterly. But there are things we can do to diminish its effects on our performance.

Performing Under Pressure draws on research from over 12,000 people, and features the latest research from neuroscience and from the frontline experiences of Fortune 500 employees and managers, Navy SEALS, Olympic and other elite athletes, and others. It offers 22 specific strategies each of us can use to reduce pressure in our personal and professional lives and allow us to better excel in whatever we do.

Whether you're a corporate manager, a basketball player, or a student preparing for the SAT, Performing Under Pressure will help you to do your best when it matters most.

HENDRIE WEISINGER, Ph.D., is a world-renowned psychologist and pioneer in the field of pressure management, as well as the author of a number of bestselling books. He has consulted with and developed programs for dozens of Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, and has taught in Executive Education and Executive MBA programs at Wharton, UCLA, NYU, Cornell, Penn State, and MIT.

J.P. PAWLIW-FRY is an international performance coach and advisor to Olympic athletes and senior business executives. Among his clients are Marriott, Unilever, Allstate and the Orlando Magic. Formerly he taught executive education at the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, he is currently president of the Institute for Health and Human Potential, a research firm that helps leaders and organizations perform more effectively under pressure.

The conclusions about pressure and strategies for coping with pressure situations are based on a rigorous multi-year study of the effect of pressure on 12,000 people.Good potential to get PR around live examples of sportsmen/polticians etc making poor decisions under pressure.Strong author team, with good profile and ability to reach the market online and via consulting work (although this is primarily US).


By Ned Beauman

From the prizewinning author of BOXER, BEETLE and the Booker-longlisted THE TELEPORTATION ACCIDENT comes Ned Beauman's third and most thrilling novel to date.


'Over-whelming' Independent

'Supercharged' Evening Standard

'Deliciously, startlingly, exuberantly fresh' Guardian

With GLOW, Ned Beauman has reinvented the international conspiracy thriller for a new generation.

A hostage exchange outside a police station in Pakistan.

A botched defection in an airport hotel in New Jersey.

A test of loyalty at an abandoned resort in the Burmese jungle.

A boy and a girl locking eyes at a rave in a South London laundrette . . .

For the first time, Britain's most exciting young novelist turns his attention to the present day, as a conspiracy with global repercussions converges on one small flat above a dentist's office in Camberwell.

Ned Beauman was born in 1985 in London. His debut novel, BOXER, BEETLE, was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award and the Desmond Elliot Prize and won the Writers' Guild Award for Best Fiction Book and the Goldberg Prize for Outstanding Debut Fiction. His second novel, THE TELEPORTATION ACCIDENT, was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize and won the Encore Award and a Somerset Maugham Award. He has been chosen by the Culture Show as one of the twelve best new British novelists and by Granta as one of the 20 best British novelists under 40. His work has been translated into more than ten languages. www.nedbeauman.co.ukAuthor: Ned Beauman is one of the most exciting and highly acclaimed writers in the UK today. He was the youngest of Granta's once-a-decade Best of Young British Writers in April 2013; his books have won or been nominated for numerous awards including the Desmond Elliot, Guardian First Book Award and Booker; and he a tireless promoter.His most commerical project yet - Ned's first two novels were historical, involving Nazis; Glow is a conspiracy thriller set in present-day London.Film rights sold to Film 4.Stunning and original jacket approach being developed
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Holy Spy

By Rory Clements
For fans of C J Sansom and S J Parris, HOLY SPY features the Queen's Intelligencer John Shakespeare in the latest of Rory Clements' acclaimed and bestselling series of Tudor spy thrillers. Clements, winner of the Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award, 'does for Elizabeth's reign what C.J. Sansom does for Henry VIII's' Sunday Times

For fans of C J Sansom and S J Parris, HOLY SPY features the Queen's Intelligencer John Shakespeare in the latest of Rory Clements' acclaimed and bestselling series of Tudor spy thrillers. Clements, winner of the Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award, 'does for Elizabeth's reign what C.J. Sansom does for Henry VIII's' Sunday Times

In London's smoky taverns, a conspiracy is brewing: a group of wealthy young Catholic dissidents plot to assassinate Elizabeth, free Mary Queen of Scots - and open England to Spanish invasion. But the conspirators have been infiltrated by Sir Francis Walsingham's top intelligencer, John Shakespeare.

Shakespeare, however, is torn: the woman he loves stands accused of murder. In a desperate race against time he must save her from the noose and the realm from treachery. And then it dawns that both investigations are inextricably linked - by corruption very close to the seat of power . . .

Praise for the John Shakespeare novels:

The sixth in Rory Clements' enjoyable series of Elizabethan thrillers featuring John Shakespeare . . . Clements has the edge when it comes to creating a lively, fast-moving plot

Enjoyable, bloody and brutishSixteenth-century London comes alive in all its tawdrinessA world spiced with delicious characters . . . The novel wears its historical learning lightly, and Clements seasons it with romance and humourBeautifully done . . . alive and tremendously engrossingA cracking plot full of twists right up to the last minute. I look forward to the nextColourful . . . exciting . . . vividMarvellous . . . intelligencer John Shakespeare . . . administers what can only be described as ruff justiceEngrossing . . . we can expect to see more of the brothers Shakespeare. They will be welcomeA historical thriller to send a shiver down your spine. Atmospheric . . . it demonstrates energy, ?lan, a fine ear for dialogue and a grasp for the intrigues of Elizabeth I's court. Clements also demonstrates the compelling eye for detail and character that Bernard Cornwell so memorably brought to Rifleman Sharpe . . . I could not tear myself away, it is that goodReal quality . . . faster moving than C. J. Sansom . . . very, very well doneThis is a first-class mystery steeped in authentic sixteenth-century intrigue; the evocation of the stench and squalor of Tudor London is sans pareilStep into the world of Elizabethan intelligencer John Shakespeare and you put your very life in peril, whether it be by the blade, the rope or the rack . . . High adventure has never been more excitingRory Clements is the bestselling author of the John Shakespeare series of Tudor spy thrillers. His six acclaimed novels, Martyr, Revenger, Prince, Traitor, The Heretics and The Queen's Man, follow Elizabeth's Intelligencer, John Shakespeare, brother to the playwright William, through the dark underworld of Tudor England as he unmasks the traitors and conspirators who plot against the Queen. Rory Clements won the Crime Writers' Association Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award in 2010 for Revenger, and has been shortlisted for CWA Awards for Martyr, Prince and The Heretics. A TV series is currently in development. Find out more at www.roryclements.co.ukREVENGER won the 2010 Ellis Peters Historical Fiction Award.For all fans of C.J. Sansom, S.J. Parris and Philippa GregoryThe seventh book in the acclaimed John Shakespeare seriesMajor TV series currently in development
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Wolf Winter

By Cecilia Ekbäck

A brilliantly written and gripping historical Nordic Noir thriller with all the intrigue and atmosphere of Burial Rites, the pent-up passion of The Piano and the suspense of The Tenderness of Wolves.

'Like a silent fall of snow; suddenly the reader is enveloped...visually acute, skilfully written; it won't easily erase its tracks in the reader's mind' Hilary Mantel

A brilliantly written and gripping historical Nordic Noir thriller with all the intrigue and atmosphere of Burial Rites, the pent-up passion of The Piano and the suspense of The Tenderness of Wolves.

There are six homesteads on Black?sen Mountain.

A day's journey away lies the empty town. It comes to life just once, in winter, when the Church summons her people through the snows. Then, even the oldest enemies will gather.

But now it is summer, and new settlers are come.

It is their two young daughters who find the dead man, not half an hour's walk from their cottage.

The father is away. And whether stubborn, or stupid, or scared for her girls, the mother will not let it rest.

To the wife who is not concerned when her husband does not come home for three days; to the man who laughs when he hears his brother is dead; to the priest who doesn't care; she asks and asks her questions,

digging at the secrets of the mountain.

They say a wolf made those wounds. But what wild animal cuts a body so clean?

Like a silent fall of snow; suddenly, the reader is enveloped... visually acute, skilfully written; it won't easily erase its tracks in the reader's mindExquisitely suspenseful, beautifully written, and highly recommendedThe most brilliantly, dark, eerie, intriguing tale I've ever read. Think The Killing and then square it.Wolf Winter is a beautiful novel, full of wisdom and poetry. Cecilia Ekb?ck writes dark, compelling prose steeped in a powerful sense of place. Spellbinding.A terrific debut in the vein of Hannah Kent's BURIAL RITES

Cecilia Ekb?ck was born in the north of Sweden; her parents come from Lapland. During her teens, she worked as a journalist and after university specialised in marketing. Over twenty years her work for a multinational took her to Russia, Germany, France, Portugal, the Middle East and the UK.

In 2010, she finished a Masters in Creative Writing at Royal Holloway. She now lives in Calgary with her husband and twin daughters, 'returning home' to the landscape and the characters of her childhood in her writing. Wolf Winter is her first novel and she is at work on her second. You can find out more about Cecilia via her website www.ceciliaekback.com and you can follow her @KarinCecilia on Twitter.

This is a novel of breathtaking imaginationAn irresistible combination of crime and Nordic noir - with a touch of the supernaturalTakes the reader to an unknown time and placeRights sold in US to Weinstein Books, Canada to HarperCollins, Droemer in Germany, and Wahlstom & Widstrand in Sweden
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The Catalyst

By Helena Coggan
Imaginative, thrilling and highly readable fantasy novel from a bright young voice.Rose Elmsworth has a secret. For eighteen years, the world has been divided into the magically Gifted and the non-magical Ashkind, but Rose's identity is far more dangerous. At fifteen, she has earned herself a place alongside her father in the Department, a brutal law-enforcement organisation run by the Gifted to control the Ashkind. But now an old enemy is threatening to start a catastrophic war, and Rose faces a challenging test of her loyalties. How much does she really know about her father's past? How far is the Department willing to go to keep the peace? And, if the time comes, will Rose choose to protect her secret, or the people she loves?'The Catalyst is a complicated, rich world of magic and danger. While it seems simple at first, nothing is black and white, and nothing is what it seems. Both fantastical and startlingly relevant and contemporary, it's tense, exciting, engaging and has at its heart a central character whose incredibly personal story becomes caught up in huge battles and some even bigger ideas.'

Helena Coggan wrote the first draft of The Catalyst when she was thirteen. Her ambitions up to this point had been somewhat linear- she had wanted to write stories since she was six, and before that, she wanted to live in one.

She lives with her family in London and divides her time between writing and procrastinating, which her parents insist on calling 'school'. This is her first novel.

Fiercely authentic voice written by an author who is still a teenager herselfExceptionally imaginative young talent who is set to take the British fantasy world by stormLovereading.co.uk debut of the month title in FebruaryWe have world rights in this project and we are hoping to sell THE CATALYST across the globeExciting publicity afoot: BBC Breakfast and Observer Magazine profile pieceBeautiful bound proofs available: huge mailout to the trade.