Faber Radio presents Amit Chaudhuri’s Finding the Raga playlist

Award-winning author and performer Amit Chaudhuri has put together a playlist of music inspired by his new book.   By turns essay, memoir and cultural study, Finding the Raga is Amit Chaudhuri’s singular account of his discovery of, and enduring passion for, North Indian music: an ancient, evolving tradition whose principles and practices will alter the reader’s…

Faber acquires new novel from John Banville

Faber has acquired April in Spain, the sumptuous, sun-kissed follow up to the bestselling Snow from the Booker Prize-winning author John Banville.   Publishing Director Angus Cargill acquired UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada) from Alba Ziegler-Bailey at the Wylie Agency. Faber will publish on 7 October 2021. In the idyllic city of San Sebastián on…

Faber to publish new novel by Rachel Cusk

Second Place, the new novel by the internationally acclaimed author of the Outline trilogy, will be published on 6 May in hardback, ebook and audio editions.   Alex Bowler, Publisher, acquired UK & Commonwealth and audio rights from Sarah Chalfant at the Wylie Agency. Farrar, Straus and Giroux will publish simultaneously in the US. A…

Which Goddess Can Help You Today?

Why settle for mere mortal excellence when you could be living like a goddess? Inspired by You Goddess!, the latest offering from What Would Boudicca Do? authors E. Coley and B. Coates, find out which goddess could help you with our special quiz…     You Goddess! by E. Coley & B. Coates is out now…

Faber announces masterful new novel by Claire Keegan, one of Ireland’s great writers

Faber announces Small Things Like These, a beautiful and delicately wrought short novel by Claire Keegan. The novel will be published in Autumn 2021. Alex Bowler acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Felicity Blunt at Curtis Brown.   Alex Bowler, Publisher, said: An exquisite wintery parable, Claire Keegan’s long-awaited return tells the story of a simple act of…

Nicola Upson remembers P. D. James

As part of our celebrations for the centenary of P. D. James’ birth, author of the Josephine Tey novels Nicola Upson shares her memories of the crime writing icon.   There’s a pen pot on my desk that means the world to me, a mug in the shape of a rabbit’s face, with eyes that…

Normal People

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Spring Reading List

Spring is finally here and we all need something to look forward to! Here’s what Faber staff are reading, recommending and anticipating this spring.   Marie-Louise Patton, Publicity Assistant     Uncanny Valley Anna Wiener I’ve heard lots of great things about this memoir by the woman who swapped her career in publishing for the…