Faber New Poets 2014-15

Faber and Faber in partnership with Arts Council England is now accepting submissions for the 2014–15 Faber New Poets scheme. (Closing date: 30th January 2015). Faber New Poets exists to encourage new writers at a crucial point in their career. Open to those who have yet to publish a first collection or pamphlet, the scheme…

P. D. James (1920-2014)

This is a very sad day for us at Faber. It is difficult to express our profound sadness at losing P. D. James, one of the world’s great writers and a Faber author since her first publication in 1962. She was so very remarkable in every aspect of her life, an inspiration and great friend…

A Life in Crime

Recorded in the summer of 2009, during Faber’s 80th year, it felt especially appropriate to be talking to an author whose association with the company went back over half of that time. P. D. James’s debut novel Cover Her Face was published in 1962, and many more novels followed – thirteen of them featuring the…

Faber Modern Classics

Faber Modern Classics will launch with ten titles in April 2015, followed by a further six in June. The books will be published in paperback, with three tranches of six titles in perpetuity. The list (details below) draws upon Faber’s unique and diverse publishing since the company was first established in 1929, and will bring…

Faber New Poets on Tour: October 2014

As part of an innovative publishing programme funded by Arts Council England, the Faber New Poets scheme exists to encourage new writers at a crucial point in their career. On 2 October 2014, National Poetry Day, Faber & Faber will publish the pamphlets of the Faber New Poets 2013-2014; Rachael Allen, Will Burns, Zaffar Kunial…