02 Nov 2020 SPCK to represent Lion Hudson Limited to the book trade in the UK and Ireland

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From 2nd November 2020, SPCK will be representing Lion Hudson Limited to the book trade in the UK and Ireland. This applies to all imprints: Candle Books, Lion Books, Lion Children’s Books, Lion Fiction, Monarch Books and Lion Scholar.

For new title information, sales promotion information, the consignment programme or other sales related enquiries contact your existing SPCK representative, or: SPCK Sales Department, 020 7592 3900, sales@spck.org.uk

Suzanne Wilson-Higgins, Managing Director, Lion Hudson, said, “I am very pleased that SPCK will be working with Lion Hudson to sell our titles into the trade in the UK and Ireland. With our range of titles that support Christians at all ages and stages of their faith journey, it is great to be working closely with a team that understands the importance of nurturing faith, and whose titles are so complementary to our own.”

Sam Richardson, Chief Executive, SPCK, said, “SPCK is committed to working collaboratively with other publishers to support the market for Christian books in the UK, and we are therefore very excited about this new partnership with Lion Hudson. Their excellent list, which I have admired for many years, complements the other lists that we carry very well and ensures that you can now order a full range of Bibles and general, children’s and academic Christian titles from our outstanding sales team.”

UK & Ireland bookshops, mail order accounts & education accounts can continue to contact Marston Book Services as usual for trade orders and trade enquiries as appropriate:

UK Christian Trade Orders
Tel: +44 (0) 1235 465579
Email: christian.orders@marston.co.uk

UK General Trade Orders
Tel: +44 (0) 1235 465576
Email: trade.orders@marston.co.uk
Enquiries: trade.enquiries@marston.co.uk

About Lion Hudson
Lion Hudson Limited is committed to publishing quality literature, worldwide, true to the Christian faith. We publish accessible books that reflect a Christian worldview to a general audience as well as resources for Christian families, individuals, and communities. Our books, especially, our illustrated colour books, are translated and sold around the world.
Lion Hudson Limited is owned by the AFD Group.

About SPCK
SPCK is a leading Christian publisher founded in 1698. SPCK’s mission is to create books and resources which help everyone to make sense of faith. It operates through the SPCK, Marylebone House, Inter-Varsity Press and Apollos imprints, and provides sales services for a select group of Lion Hudson, Baker Books and Baker Academic, IVP USA, Crossway and St Vladimir’s Seminary Press. SPCK is a charity and all income is reinvested in Christian publishing. www.spckpublishing.co.uk