Aurum Press

Aurum Press publishes an exceptional range of illustrated titles with a focus on popular culture, entertainment, sports, travel and smart thinking. Our distinctive books appeal to enthusiasts all over the world and sell in several languages. We also publish a small, highly curated list of narrative nonfiction titles with bestselling authors Sinclair McKay, Sonia Purnell and Roger Hermiston. In conjunction with the Daily Telegraph, we have created the bestselling series of Unpublished Letters that began nine years ago with Am I Alone in Thinking...?

Contact details

Contact Info

Aurum Press
74-77 White Lion Street
London N1 9PF

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7284 9300
Kerry Enzor, Publisher
Publicity Enquiries: 
Foreign Rights:
If you are interested in publishing our titles in Europe, please contact:
     Constance Parpoil
     Associate Foreign Rights Director
If you are interested in publishing our titles anywhere else in the world, please contact:
     Kate Essam
     Senior Manager, Quarto Foreign Rights Operations

 Become an Aurum Press Author
Aurum Press is a publisher of non-fiction books, predominantly in the areas of history, entertainment, and sports. Pleased note that we do accept any unsolicited manuscripts for novels or poetry.

See our submission guidelines. If you feel your proposal is suitable for our list, we would be interested in seeing it. Please bear in mind that we receive a large number of unsolicited manuscripts, so our response times may vary and we ask for your patience. Please do not send your only copy of a manuscript or any original artwork. While we do endeavour to take good care of all submissions we cannot take responsibility for their safe-keeping.]

A Selection of Our Books

Climbing Beyond Cover

Flora Cover

New Views

GO Cover

Taste Cover

Beyoncegraphica Cover

North Cover

Urban Botanics Cover

The Beautiful Game Cover

Periodic Table Cover

The Coen Brothers Cover

Atlas of Untamed Places Cover

The Year of the Geek Cover

Formula 1 Cover

Britains Lost Railways Cover

I Know a Woman Cover

Atlas of Improbable Places

Fedegraphica Cover

Ultimate Etapes Cover

The Bearded Life Cover

Latest news

January 24, 2017
Amelia Earhart and Mabrook! A World of Muslim Weddings, both from Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, and The Hello Atlas from Wide Eyed Editions have been selected as part of the Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2017 in the US. This annual cooperative project of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children’s Book Council aims to gather “an annual reading list of exceptional books for use in social studies classrooms, selected by social studies educators.”
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January 19, 2017
Author of Unseen London and London Uncovered published by Frances Lincoln, an imprint of The Quarto Group, Peter Dazeley has been awarded The British Empire Medal in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list for his services to photography and charity.
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November 14, 2016
A broad selection of Quarto books have been picked by Waterstones for their Christmas list of Best Books of 2016.
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