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 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.
July 5, 2016
Quarto Publishing Group USA, part of the leading global illustrated book publisher The Quarto Group, is pleased to announce the successful asset purchase of Whitehorse Press, a publisher of many different types of motorcycle books, encompassing such topics as adventure travel, history, workshop manuals, travel guides, and rider-skill books. Read More.
July 4, 2016
This week, industry publication The Bookseller published their 2016 Rising Stars ranking – an annual list of up-and-comers in the UK publishing industry. We’re very pleased that Isheeta Mustafi, from our RotoVision imprint has made it onto the list! Read More.
June 16, 2016
The shortlist for the first ever Klaus Flugge prize has been released, narrowing the competition down to just six of the most exciting newcomers to children’s illustrations. On the list is Counting Lions, published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books. Read More.