May 20, 2016
The Art and Craft of Tea was one of five publications nominated as best tea publication of 2016 by the World Tea Awards. The winner will be announced during the World Tea Expo in Las Vegas on Wednesday June 15. Read More.
May 18, 2016
Breaking Bad: Cookin’ Up Some Color, Yo, a coloring and activity book featuring highlights from the five-season run of Breaking Bad, has been nominated for the Best Licensed Product: Publishing / Social Expression Category in the 2016 Licensing Awards sponsored by the International Licensing Industry Merchandisers Association (LIMA). Read More.
May 11, 2016
It’s been 32 years since “Footloose,” the 1985 Oscar® nominated and Grammy® Award-winning “Song of the Year,” hit the airwaves and graced movie screens - making it one of the most recognizable hits Kenny Loggins ever recorded, and one of the top 100 movie songs of the last 100 years. Now, the iconic pop anthem that dared you to “kick off your Sunday shoes,” takes on a brand new life of its own as a children’s book with new lyrics, entitled Footloose. Read More.
May 11, 2016
BOSTON — Four Quarto Publishing Group authors have been nominated for cookbook awards at the first annual The Readable Feast festival in Boston, MA. Nominated authors are Andy Husbands (Wicked Good Burgers), Katie Chudy (Superfood Sandwiches), Kate Weiler (Real Fit Kitchen), and Morgan Morano (The Art of Making Gelato). Read More.
May 11, 2016
The Wonder Garden, published by Wide-Eyed Editions, was the winner of the Non-Fiction 7-11 category in The English Association's Picture Book Awards for the best books of 2015. Read More.
May 10, 2016
Jenny Broom, Editorial Director at Wide Eyed Editions and Frances Lincoln Children's Books, was honored for her work during the 2016 British Book Industry Awards. Read More.
May 2, 2016
Mel Bartholomew, creator of Square Foot Gardening, has passed away at the age of 84 in La Jolla, California. His easy, innovative method of growing vegetables revolutionized the way millions grow their own food. Read More.
April 14, 2016
The Quarto Group has announced the creation of Quarto Innovation – a new business development arm of the Group that will develop innovative ways of selling Quarto’s rich resource of content, brands and expertise beyond our growing co-edition and publishing businesses, and find more channels and customers to serve. This new business will look to work with publishing and non-publishing partners, brands and organisations around the world and help them further and promote their business across a wide range of content areas. Read More.
April 14, 2016
The Quarto Group, the world's leading global illustrated book publisher and distribution group has entered into a joint venture agreement with Sharjah-based Kalimat Group for Arab language books. Imprints from around Quarto’s publishing businesses will supply titles to the joint venture that will publish and distribute them in Arabic throughout the Middle East and North Africa from early 2017. Read More.
April 13, 2016
Eight of the 14 children's titles shortlisted for the 2016 English 4-11 Picture Book Awards for the best children's picture books published in the UK are titles published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books and Wide Eyed Editions, imprints of the Quarto Publishing Group. Read More.