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Summer Reads!


A seemingly perfect crime, what can go wrong? A couple honeymooning in paradise find something in the water. Deciding to keep it a secret, they think they are the only ones who know about the discovery. They soon find out that their actions have deadly consequences and someone else knows their secret. A good thriller and the perfect summer book that hooks you in right from the very first page.

At the heart of this gripping read are a trio of brothers, a disappearance and a lack of suspects. Set in the Australian outback, this atmospheric thriller is not one to be missed this summer.

`One of the year’s most unmissable debuts’. Queenie’s life seems to be spiralling out of control, a family that don’t understand her, a boss that doesn’t seem to notice her and a man she can’t get over. Queenie is a character you will be rooting for from the first page.

A story of love and war. The Biafran War is told from the perspective of three characters whose lives are interwoven in ways they would not have imagined. This novel is great if you love to immerse yourself in historical fiction with compelling and intelligent characters.

Non-fiction that stirs the desire to make change. Mainly aimed at black women but plenty to take away for everyone. A read that will make you challenge your assumptions and think about `space’ in different contexts and ways.

May not be the typical relaxing holiday reading but worth it! Set post world war ll, a woman with financial inheritance attempts to build economic prosperity in a small community in Australia where her romantic interest lives.

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Refer a friend – August holiday incentive!

It’s the time of year when everyone seems to be going on holiday so finding the perfect new job might not be at the top of the priorities list.  However, we know it can often be all about timing and we don’t want people to miss an ideal opportunity.

So, we’ve decided to increase our ‘Refer a friend’ incentive for you to £250 for the rest of August.

If you are registered with us and see a vacancy that doesn’t quite match your requirements, but you think you know someone who will be interested, then simply forward the relevant publishing vacancy to a friend or colleague.

Your friend needs to reference you in their application, and, if your friend is successful and gets the job you will receive £250 voucher of your choice (for a holiday / shopping etc etc!) and your friend still gets a £20 National Book Token.

This applies to any referral received by us in August 2013 that leads to a placement.  Vouchers will be issued on start date in the new job.

Here are the main types of jobs we cover here at Atwood Tate:

  • Editorial
  • Production
  • Production Editorial
  • Design
  • Digital
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Publicity
  • Rights / International Sales / Export
  • Contracts
  • Distribution/Operations
  • Senior Management

And across these publishing sectors:

Any questions, drop a line to info@atwoodtate.co.uk or give us a call on 020 7487 8314.

Happy holidays!

Claire

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