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24/05/2016
5th Wave: The Last Star (Book 3)
Author:Rick Yancey
Format(s):tpb,pb,audio,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780141345925,9780141345949,9780141367897,9780141345932  9780141345925
Publisher:Puffin
Distributor:Penguin Random House
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Worldwide on sale date.
30/05/2016
Tennison
Author:Lynda La Plante
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471140525  9781471140525
Publisher:Simon and Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
31/05/2016
Generation Next
Author:Oli White
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473634374  9781473634374
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
31/05/2016
The View from the Cheap Seats
Author:Neil Gaiman
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472207999  9781472207999
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
Fern Britton Untitled 6
Author:Fern Britton
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780007562978  9780007562978
Publisher:Harpercollins
Distributor:Harpercollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
ME ME ME
Author:Charlotte Crosby
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472229670  9781472229670
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
Hearts of Stone
Author:Simon Scarrow
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472216137  9781472216137
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
Hellfire
Author:Chris Ryan
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444783346  9781444783346
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
The Misadventures of Max Crumbly
Author:Rachel Renee Russell
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471144615,9781471144639  9781471144615
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release
02/06/2016
Love from Boy
Author:Donald Sturrock
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444786279,9781444786279  9781444786279
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
Becoming
Author:Laura Jane Williams
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473635586,9781473635586  9781473635586
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
02/06/2016
Burning Angels
Author:Bar Grylls
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781409156857  9781409156857
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and marketing campaign
02/06/2016
Cook Happy, Cook Healthy
Author:Fearne Cotton
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781409163756  9781409163756
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serialisation
02/06/2016
Rise
Author:Sian Williams
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781474602686  9781474602686
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serialisation
03/06/2016
Warcraft: Behind the Dark Portal
Author:Daniel Wallace
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781783295609  9781783295609
Publisher:Titan Books
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Media Release
07/06/2016
Follow Me
Author:Ricky Dillon
Format(s):tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471159152,9781471159169  9781471159152
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release
07/06/2016
End of Watch
Author:Stephen King
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473634008,9781473634008  9781473634008
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
07/06/2016
The Fireman
Author:Joe Hill
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780575130715  9780575130715
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and marketing campaign
07/06/2016
Mad Girl
Author:Bryony Gordon
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472232083,9781472232083  9781472232083
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
14/06/2016
Bay of Sighs
Author:Nora Roberts
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780349407838,9780349407845,9780349407852  9780349407838
Publisher:Piatkus
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:International Publication Date
14/06/2016
Invisible Influence
Author:Jonah Berger
Format(s):tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471148040,9781471148057  9781471148040
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release
16/06/2016
The City of Mirrors
Author:Justin Cronin
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780752897899  9780752897899
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and marketing campaign
16/06/2016
Terry & George - Feeding Friends
Author:Terry and George
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473625570  9781473625570
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
The Missing Wife
Author:Sheila O'Flanagan
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472210760,9781472210760  9781472210760
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
Joe Wicks #2
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781509800698  9781509800698
Publisher:Pan Macmillan
Distributor:MDL
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:a retailer could obtain a substantial competitive edge by having stock earlier than other booksellers
16/06/2016
You And Me, Always
Author:Jill Mansell
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472208873  9781472208873
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
Flood of Fire
Author:Amitav Ghosh
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473626850  9781473626850
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
Untitled S.K Tremayne
Author:S.K. Tremayne
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780008105839  9780008105839
Publisher:Harpercollins
Distributor:Harpercollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
UNTITLED HW 1
Author:Holly Willoughby
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780008172527  9780008172527
Publisher:Harpercollins
Distributor:Harpercollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
16/06/2016
Versailles
Author:Elizabeth Massie
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781782399988  9781782399988
Publisher:Atlantic Books, Corvus
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:TV tie-in
21/06/2016
The Pursuit
Author:Janet Evanovich and Lee Goldberg
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472225603,9781472225603  9781472225603
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
27/06/2016
The Night Book
Author:Richard Madeley
Format(s):pb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471140587,9781471140594  9781471140587
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
28/06/2016
Slade House
Author:David Mitchell
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473626836  9781473626836
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
28/06/2016
On Bowie
Author:Rob Sheffield
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472241047,9781472241047  9781472241047
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
28/06/2016
Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness CE
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780744017427  9780744017427
Publisher:Prima Games
Distributor:DK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Game dated.
28/06/2016
The Real Me
Author:Vicky Pattison
Format(s):tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780751565492,9780751565485  9780751565492
Publisher:Sphere
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major promotions
29/06/2016
Lego Star Wars Force Awakens SE
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780744017298  9780744017298
Publisher:Prima Games
Distributor:DK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Game dated.
30/06/2016
Belgravia
Author:Julian Fellowes
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781474604154  9781474604154
Publisher:Orion
Distributor:LBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Publicity and marketing campaign
30/06/2016
The World of Cycling According to G
Author:Geraint Thomas
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781784296407  9781784296407
Publisher:Quercus
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
30/06/2016
Florence Grace
Author:Tracy Rees
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781784296179  9781784296179
Publisher:Quercus
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
30/06/2016
Self-Reg
Author:Stuart Shanker
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444788686,9781444788686  9781444788686
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
30/06/2016
Get Even
Author:Martina Cole
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472201010  9781472201010
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
30/06/2016
Great British Bake Off: Children's Party Cakes & Bakes
Author:Annie Rigg
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473615649  9781473615649
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
30/06/2016
Harry Potter Magical Places and Characters Colouring Book
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781783706006  9781783706006
Publisher:Studio Press
Distributor:GBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major new release
11/07/2016
Daughters of Castle Deverill
Author:Santa Montefiore
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471135880,9781471135897,9781471135910  9781471135880
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
12/07/2016
Freedom
Author:Jaycee Dugard
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471158513,9781471158520,9781471158537  9781471158513
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release date.
14/07/2016
Super Food Family Classics
Author:Jamie Oliver
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780718178444  9780718178444
Publisher:Michael Joseph
Distributor:Penguin Random House
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Strict on sale date.
14/07/2016
On the Other Side
Author:Carrie Hope Fletcher
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780751563146,9780751563139,9780751563153  9780751563146
Publisher:Sphere
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major Promotions
14/07/2016
Neverwhere
Author:Neil Gaiman
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472228413  9781472228413
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
14/07/2016
When the Music's Over
Author:Peter Robinson
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444786712  9781444786712
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
19/07/2016
It Gets Worse
Author:Shane Dawson
Format(s):tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471159282,9781471159299  9781471159282
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release date.
28/07/2016
The Age of Bowie
Author:Paul Morley
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471148088,9781471148095,9781471148101  9781471148088
Publisher:Simon & Schuster
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial.
28/07/2016
Sons of the Blood
Author:Robyn Young
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781444777710  9781444777710
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
28/07/2016
Dark Forces
Author:Stephen Leather
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781473604063  9781473604063
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
28/07/2016
The Luxe Life
Author:Fleur de Force
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781472232069  9781472232069
Publisher:Headline
Distributor:Bookpoint
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
31/07/2016
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts I & II (Special Rehearsal Edition): The Official Script Book of the Original West End Production
Author: J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780751565355  9780751565355
Publisher:Little Brown
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Major International Publication
02/08/2016
Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children Movie Tie-in Edition
Author:Ransom Riggs
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781594749025  9781594749025
Publisher:Quirk Books
Distributor:Grantham Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Simultaneous UK and US publication date
11/08/2016
MAGICAL JUNGLE
Author:JOHANNA BASFORD
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780753557167  9780753557167
Publisher:Ebury
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Restricted content.
23/08/2016
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Limited Edition
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780744016918  9780744016918
Publisher:Prima Games
Distributor:DK
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Game dated.
01/09/2016
Kitty in Boots
Author:Beatrix Potter
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780241247594,9780241281734  9780241247594
Publisher:Warne
Distributor:Penguin Random House
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Strict on sale date for worldwide release.
01/09/2016
Inside Out
Author:Ed Balls
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781786330390  9781786330390
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
06/09/2016
Apprentice in Death
Author:J. D. Robb
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780349410814,9780349410821,9780349410838  9780349410814
Publisher:Piatkus
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:International Publication date
08/09/2016
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler Untitled
Author:Julia Donaldson
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781407164953  9781407164953
Publisher:Scholastic
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key Title
08/09/2016
Tom Gates: Top of the Class
Author:Liz Pichon
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781407148809  9781407148809
Publisher:Scholastic
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Lead title
08/09/2016
The Pigeon Tunnel
Author:John Le Carré
Format(s):hb,tpb,audio,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780241257555,9780241976876,9780241977545,9780241976869  9780241257555
Publisher:Penguin General
Distributor:Penguin Random House
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Strict UK on-sale date.
22/09/2016
Reborn
Author:Katie Price
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781780893464,9781780894867  9781780893464
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
27/09/2016
The Fever Code
Author:James Dashner
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781910655160  9781910655160
Publisher:Chicken House
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Worldwide release.
06/10/2016
Tom Gates: Untitled #2
Author:Liz Pichon
Format(s):hb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781407171340,9781407170381  9781407171340
Publisher:Scholastic
Distributor:HarperCollins
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Lead title
20/10/2016
Phil Collins: The Autobiography
Author:Phil Collins
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781780895123,9781780895130  9781780895123
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
20/10/2016
Goldenhand
Author:Garth Nix
Format(s):hb,tpb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781471404443,9781471404450  9781471404443
Publisher:Bonnier Publishing Ltd
Distributor:GBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Key title
25/10/2016
The Making Of Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781419720222  9781419720222
Publisher:Abrams & Chronicle Books
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Star Wars titles contractually require embargo
25/10/2016
Island of Glass
Author:Nora Roberts
Format(s):hb,tpb,ebook
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9780349407890,9780349407906,9780349407876  9780349407890
Publisher:Piatkus
Distributor:Littlehampton Book Services
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:International Publication date
03/11/2016
Set The Boy Free
Author:Johnny Marr
Format(s):hb,tpb,audio
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781780894324,9781780894331,9781473536364  9781780894324
Publisher:Random House
Distributor:TBS
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Serial
16/12/2016
Rogue One Character Backstory Novel
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405285018  9781405285018
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:Macmillan
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Tie in publishing for the film. Contains sensitive plot points which can only be released day and date with the film.
16/12/2016
Rogue One Novelisation
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405285070  9781405285070
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:Macmillan
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Tie in publishing for the new Star Wars movie. Contains sensitive plot points which can't be released before the film date.
16/12/2016
Star Wars Rogue One Activity Poster
Author:
Format(s):pb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405285025  9781405285025
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:Macmillan
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Tie in publishing for the next Star Wars film. Sensitive content which can only be released alongside film.
16/12/2016
Star Wars Rogue One Character Journal
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405285032  9781405285032
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:Macmillan
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Tie in publishing for the next Star Wars film. Sensitive content which can only be released alongside film.
16/12/2016
Star Wars Rogue One Mini-Build
Author:
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781405285001  9781405285001
Publisher:Egmont
Distributor:Macmillan
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Tie in publishing for the next Star Wars film. Sensitive content which can only be released alongside film.
02/02/2017
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Author:J. K. Rowling
Format(s):hb
ISBN(s): ISBN(s):9781408880715  9781408880715
Publisher:Bloomsbury Publishing
Distributor:Macmillan Distribution
Reason for embargo: Reason for embargo:Global release