Monday, 14 December 2015

Bloomsbury Publishing

Bloomsbury Publishing is an independent publish house with its head quarters in London and branches in New York, New Delhi and Australia. It is considered one of the largest publishing companies in the UK. Its target are mainly high quality fiction with which I concur, evidence is four novels I have read so far published by them which have all been long-list, shortlist nominee and winner of most of the literary awards.



You can feel the sombre mood on their book cover, they are in for real adult issues. In my opinion, Abdulrazak Gurnah, Aminatta Forna, Khaled Hosseini and Leila Aboulela are just exceptionally good, you can tell Bloomsbury Publishing's commitment to excellence. Please click here to visit their website.

  • By The Sea: Man Booker Prize Nominee for Longlist (2001)
  • The Memory of Love: Orange Prize Nominee for Fiction Shortlist (2011), Commonwealth Writer's Prize for Best Book Overall (2011), European Literature Prize Nominee (2013)
  • And the Mountains Echoed: Paris Review Best of the Best (2013), Goodreads Choice Award for Fiction (2013), DSC Prize Nominee for South Asian Literature for Longlist (2015)
  • MinaretLong listed for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2006
 Have you read any of the novels mentioned above

1 comment:

  1. I've read Khaled Hosseini's novel. In fact I've read all his three novels. And loved them all though my favourite is The Kite Runner.

    Been meaning to read Minaret and the Memory of Love; when I lay hands on any.

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