October 25, 2016
Frances Lincoln Children's Books and Wide Eyed Editions, two imprints of The Quarto Group, have had eight books nominated for the prestigious 2017 CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal – making Quarto the second highest publisher on the list and achieving a new record of nominations for the publishing group. Read More.
October 7, 2016
The Bear and the Piano by David Litchfield is one of five shortlisted titles competing for the Children's Award in the Books Are My Bag Reader Awards, sponsored by National Book Tokens. Read More.
October 6, 2016
Quarto Publishing Group USA, part of the leading global illustrated book publisher The Quarto Group, is pleased to announce the latest donation recipient of their charitable imprint, Burgess Lea Press. All of the profits of Field & Feast, a new cookbook by Dean Carlson of Wyebrook Farm, will be donated to the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Pocantico Hills, New York. Read More.
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.