Folio News : July 2010

Booker longlist announced

Folio authors and introducers represented among nominees and judges

The longlist for the 2010 Man Booker Prize was announced yesterday. The 13 titles include Parrot and Olivier in America by Peter Carey, who has won the Booker Prize twice before, once for ...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

New edition of the Aeneid

Limited edition gives a new treatment to classical images

The latest in our series of limited editions of world classics, the Aeneid, has been greeted with great admiration. It is illustrated with details from Roman frescoes, mainly from Pompeii,...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

To Kill a Mockingbird turns 50

Celebrations mark the original publication of Harper Lee's classic

Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning classic To Kill a Mockingbird is 50 years old this month. Lee's coming-of-age novel, set against a background of virulent racism in the Deep South, is ...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011

Congratulations to Sue Bradbury, OBE

Former Editor-in-Chief named in Queen's Birthday Honours List

Sue Bradbury has been honoured with the Order of the British Empire in this year's Birthday Honours List for services to the publishing industry. Sue retired last year from her position of Editor-...read more

last modified: Mon, Sep 12th 2011
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