14 Nov 2018 3 Lion Hudson authors nominated for The People's Book Prize!

We're thrilled to announce that three of our authors have been nominated for The People's Book Prize! The three nominated titles are: The Curious Crime by Julia Golding, The Cairo Brief by Fiona Veitch Smith, and Hark! The Biography of Christmas by Paul Kerensa.

We need your help for our authors to win The People's Book Prize!

The People’s Book Prize is a literary competition aimed at finding, supporting and promoting new and undiscovered works — decided exclusively by the public.

The Rules — And How to Vote

You can vote for 3 different books in each of the 3 categories: Fiction, Non Fiction, and Children’s online here.

Vote for The Curious Crime here!

Vote for The Cairo Brief here!

Vote for Hark! here!

Interested in reading our nominated titles?

The Curious Crime

Multi-award winning author Julia Golding's new book, The Curious Crime, explores if curiosity is a crime. Watch the brilliant book trailer below.

Read Behind the scenes of The Curious Crime Interview with Julia Golding here.

Vote for The Curious Crime here!

Interested in learning more about Julia Golding and The Curious Crime? Check out her fantastic website here.

The Cairo Brief

Fiona Veitch Smith is the author of the popular adult mystery series, Poppy Denby Investigates. Poppy Denby Investigates is a mystery series set in the 1920s about an investigative journalist called Poppy Denby. The first book in the series, The Jazz Files, was shortlisted for the Crime Writers’ Association (CWA) Endeavour Historical Dagger award, 2016. The Cairo Brief is the third book in the Poppy Denby Investigates series.

Read wonderful reviews and the first chapter of The Cairo Brief below!

For more on the Poppy Denby Investigates series, including background material on the 1920s, film reels, period fashion and fabulous jazz recordings check out the Poppy Denby website here!

Hark! The Biography of Christmas

Paul Kerensa is an award-winning writer of TV, radio, books and his own stand-up comedy, which he still performs twice or thrice a week. Paul has written several books and Lion Books is thrilled to publish Hark! The Biography of Christmas — an enlightening sleigh ride through festive history.

Read glowing reviews and the first chapter of Hark! below.

Happy reading and voting!