Welcome to the whitefox blog, featuring musings on the future of publishing and interviews with authors, publishers, agents, designers and more.
Shemin Nurmohamed and her co-authors, Marine Aubin and Georgina Hill, have given us an exclusive extract of their brand new book, Outshine. Outshine tells you everything you need to know about becoming an effective female leader based on the authors own leadership methodology.
David Prest is the founder and Managing Director of Whistledown. He’s a former radio journalist and producer, and his company combines high-end programme production for BBC networks such as Radio 4 and the World Service, with audio-book, podcasts and a range of digital media content.
Sam Hancock is the Senior Product Manager at Audible, based in New York. He is an entrepreneurial PM with a passion for creating and enhancing delightful consumer products. Prior to his role at Audible, Sam was Mobile Product Manager at HarperCollins in London for four years.
Independent publishing means that the author can have control of every aspect of their book, including the cover. This has brought authors and designers closer together, and here is an example of why this Cover Designer thinks it’s for the better.
We spoke to author Nicci French – a crime/thriller writing team formed of husband and wife Nicci Gerrard and Sean French, and their editor at Michael Joseph, Joel Richardson, to get their views on writing and being edited ahead of the publication of their eighth and final book in the Frieda Klein series, Day of the Dead.
Louise Moore is Managing Director and Publisher of Michael Joseph, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK that publishes highly commercial fiction and non-fiction.