September 22, 2016
The awards celebrate outstanding biology books for the general reader, as well as exceptional undergraduate and postgraduate textbooks. The General Biology Book Prize recognizes accessible, engaging and informative life sciences books written for a non-specialist audience. Read More.
September 16, 2016
This week, US trade magazine Publishers Weekly unveiled their 2016 PW Star Watch list which recognizes some of the best and brightest young talent in the publishing business. We are thrilled that Jeannine Dillon, Editorial Director for Race Point Publishing and based in Quarto's New York office, has made it onto the list. She was specifically praised for her work on the Color Me series. Read More.
September 8, 2016
Four titles from Jacqui Small and four titles from Frances Lincoln have been shortlisted for the newly created Homemaker Art & Craft Book Awards, which will honour a variety of wonderful books that have been adored by the creative nation in the past 12 months. Read More.
August 11, 2016
Seven Motorbooks titles were honored during the 25th International Automotive Media Competition (IAMC) awards ceremony at the Concours d’Elegance of America at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan. Honored with Gold Awards were How to Rebuild & Modify Ford Flathead V-8 Engines by Vern Tardel and Mike Bishop, and Porsche Turbo by Randy Leffingwell. Silver Awards were presented to Ford GT by Preston Lerner and Dave Friedman, Lamborghini Supercars 50 Years by Stuart Codling and James Mann, International Harvester Trucks by Pat Foster, and Ford Total Performance by Marty Schorr. Barn Find Road Trip by Tom Cotter and Michael Alan Ross won a Bronze Award. Read More.
August 9, 2016
Diary of a Time Traveler and City Atlas, published by Wide-Eyed Editions, and The Bear and the Piano, published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books, have been shortlisted for the AOI World Illustration Awards. Shortlisted works are on display at an exhibit at Somerset House in London through August 29. The exhibit will then tour the UK throughout the coming year. Read More.
August 9, 2016
The BPIF, Oxford Brookes University and The Publishers Association are delighted to announce the shortlist for the British Book Design and Production Awards 2016. The awards promote and acknowledge innovative book design and expert craftsmanship. Among the titles on the shortlist are Concrete Concept and Sally Clarke: 30 Ingredients, published by Frances Lincoln; Outside, published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books, and Jellyfish: A Natural History, published by Ivy Press. Read More.
August 8, 2016
The Quarto Group Inc. (LSE: QRT), the leading global illustrated book publisher and distribution group, today announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Quarto Publishing Group USA, Inc. (“the Company”), has acquired the publishing assets of becker&mayer LLC (“becker&mayer”) from McEvoy Group, the US-based independent trade publishing group. Read More.
July 25, 2016
LONDON, 20 July 2016 – The Quarto Group (LSE: QRT) is pleased to announce the following Leadership appointments, effective from 1 January 2017 and reporting to Marcus E. Leaver, Chief Executive Officer of The Quarto Group. Read More.
July 14, 2016
Atlas of Adventures, by Rachel Williams and Lucy Letherland, was named to the shortlist for the 2016 UK Literacy Association's (UKLA) book award for children ages 7-11. The book is published by Quarto's Wide-Eyed Editions imprint. Read More.
July 7, 2016
The Quarto Group (LSE: QRT) is pleased to announce the opening of its brand new office in Brighton’s town centre this month, which will also be the largest publishing hub in the South East of England. The new office will be home to 60 creative people working across editorial and design, production, marketing and foreign sales, focusing on developing and publishing non-fiction illustrated books. It will bring together seven imprints of The Quarto Group: Quintet Publishing, Global Book Publishing, Ivy Press, Ivy Kids, Leaping Hare Press, Qu:id Publishing and RotoVision. Read More.