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28/10/2014
The Slow Regard of Silent Things
Author:Rothfuss, Patrick
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473209329  9781473209329
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:Littlehampton Books
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and Marketing campaign
28/10/2014
The Woman I Wanted To Be
Author:Diane von Furstenberg
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471140273,9781471140280,9781471140303  9781471140273
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release.
28/10/2014
THE WORLD OF ICE AND FIRE: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones
Author:George RR Martin
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007580910  9780007580910
Publisher:HarperCollins Publisher
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
30/10/2014
Prince Lestat
Author:Anne Rice
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780701189426,9780701189433  9780701189426
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity
30/10/2014
Play On
Author:Mick Fleetwood
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444752281  9781444752281
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
31/10/2014
Eating out in Pubs 2015
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9782067197152  9782067197152
Publisher:Michelin Travel Partner UK Ltd
Distributor:Michelin Travel Partner UK Ltd
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Date sensitive information
04/11/2014
The Chase
Author:Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472201799  9781472201799
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
04/11/2014
Leaving Time
Author:Jodi Picoult
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444778144  9781444778144
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
04/11/2014
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow
Author:Sophia Loren
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471140723,9781471140730,9781471140754  9781471140723
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial.
05/11/2014
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul
Author:Jeff Kinney
Format(s):hb,tpb,audio
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780141354217,9780141357027,9780141357799  9780141354217
Publisher:Puffin
Distributor:Penguin Books UK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Strict onsale date for worldwide release.
06/11/2014
Cavendon Hall
Author:Barbara Taylor Bradford
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007503209  9780007503209
Publisher:HarperCollins
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
06/11/2014
It’s Not Me It’s You
Author:Mhairi McFarlane
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007549474  9780007549474
Publisher:HarperCollins
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
06/11/2014
Flesh and Blood
Author:Patricia Cornwell
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007552429  9780007552429
Publisher:HarperCollins
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
06/11/2014
Emma
Author:Alexander McCall Smith
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007553853  9780007553853
Publisher:HarperCollins
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
06/11/2014
Luis Suarez – My Story: Crossing the Line
Author:Luis Suarez
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472224231,9781472224248  9781472224231
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
06/11/2014
Russell Brand's Trickster Tales: The Pied Piper of Hamelin
Author:Russell Brand
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781782114567  9781782114567
Publisher:Canongate Books Ltd.
Distributor:The Book Service
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Ensure no early selling
06/11/2014
Playing It My Way
Author:Sachin Tendulkar
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473605206  9781473605206
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
06/11/2014
The Oyster Catcher
Author:Jo Thomas
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472223685  9781472223685
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
06/11/2014
Closer Than You Think
Author:Karen Rose
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780755389957  9780755389957
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
06/11/2014
The Burning Room
Author:Connelly, Michael
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781409145516  9781409145516
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:Littlehampton Books
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and Marketing campaign
06/11/2014
Little Keith Lemon
Author:Lemon, Keith
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781409152477  9781409152477
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:Littlehampton Books
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and Marketing campaign
07/11/2014
Interstellar
Author:Greg Keyes
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781783293698  9781783293698
Publisher:Titan
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Simultaneous release with the global release of the new Christopher Nolan film.
07/11/2014
Interstellar: Beyond Time And Space: Inside Christopher Nolan’s Sci-Fi Epic
Author:Mark Cotta Vaz
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781783293568  9781783293568
Publisher:Titan
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Simultaneous publication with the global release of the new Christopher Nolan film: Interstellar on 7th November.
11/11/2014
The Bane Chronicles
Author:Cassandra Clare
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781406361322,9781406352429  9781406361322
Publisher:Walker Books
Distributor:The Book Service
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global Publication Date
11/11/2014
41: A PORTRAIT OF MY FATHER
Author:George W Bush
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780753556580  9780753556580
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
11/11/2014
Revival
Author:Stephen King
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444789171  9781444789171
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
13/11/2014
Foxglove Summer
Author:Ben Aaronovitch
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780575132504,9780575132511,9780575132535  9780575132504
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Large Marketing Budget
13/11/2014
Art of Assassin's Creed: Unity
Author:Paul Davies
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781781166901  9781781166901
Publisher:Titan
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Simultaneous publication with the global release of the computer game with which this title ties in.
17/11/2014
The Proper Charlie
Author:Charlie Miller
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):978-18450282  978-18450282
Publisher:Black & White Publishing
Distributor:MDL
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Exclusive serial
18/11/2014
Captivated By You
Author:Sylvia Day
Format(s):pb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):1405916400,9781405916417  1405916400,97
Publisher:Michael Joseph
Distributor:Penguin Books UK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Coordinated worldwide release with strict on sale date.
20/11/2014
Watch Me
Author:Anjelica Huston
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471133398,9781471133404,9781471133428  9781471133398
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial.
20/11/2014
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies — OFFICIAL MOVIE GUIDE [not-US]
Author:Brian Sibley
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007544141  9780007544141
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Film tie-in edition
20/11/2014
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies — OFFICIAL MOVIE GUIDE [Signed Limited Edition edition; not-US]
Author:Brian Sibley
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007544134  9780007544134
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Movie Tie-in edition Special signed edition
25/11/2014
Girl Online
Author:Zoe Sugg (aka Zoella)
Format(s):hb,tpb,audio,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780141357270,9780141359335,9780141360423,9780141357287  9780141357270
Publisher:Puffin
Distributor:Penguin Books UK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Strict Worldwide on-sale date with potential serialisation.
02/12/2014
Jason (An Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter, novel)
Author:Laurell K. Hamilton
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472226983  9781472226983
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/12/2014
The Strange Library
Author:Haruki Murakami
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781846559211  9781846559211
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication date and publicity
04/12/2014
Blockopedia
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405273534  9781405273534
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:The new Minecraft title - Blockopedia will be a bestseller and it is vital that booksellers adhere to the publication date.
17/12/2014
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies — CHRONICLES: Art & Design
Author:Daniel Falconer and Weta
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007544097  9780007544097
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major film tie-in
19/12/2014
Night at the Museum 3
Author:Michael Anthony Steele
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781438005249  9781438005249
Publisher:Barron's Educational Series
Distributor:Grantham Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:To coincide with the release of the film.
15/01/2015
THE MISSING AND THE DEAD
Author:Stuart MacBride
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007494606,9780007494620  9780007494606
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
29/01/2015
LONELY GIRL
Author:Josephine Cox
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007476718,9780007476718  9780007476718
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication
29/01/2015
Half a King
Author:Joe Abercrombie
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007550227  9780007550227
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major serialisation
05/02/2015
Charles: Heart Of A King
Author:Catherine Mayer
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780753555934,9780753555941,9780753550809  9780753555934
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
12/02/2015
Shattered Sea (2) — HALF THE WORLD
Author:Joe Abercrombie
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007550234  9780007550234
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major serialisation
12/03/2015
France 2015
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9782067197251  9782067197251
Publisher:Michelin Travel Partner UK Ltd
Distributor:Michelin Travel Partner UK Ltd
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:date sensitive information
09/04/2015
The Demon Cycle (4) — THE SKULL THRONE
Author:Peter V Brett
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007425686,9780007425686  9780007425686
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major serialisation
23/04/2015
A GOOD CATCH
Author:Fern Britton
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007562947,9780007562954  9780007562947
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global publication