Archive for May, 2013

  • Successful Launch for The 4th Estate Literary Salon

    • May 24, 2013 •

    On 30th April around one hundred people gathered at The Book Club for the first ever 4th Estate Literary Salon. With the aim of bringing together great minds and great conversation the Salon’s inaugural event saw Hadley Freeman, author of Be Awesome, join Holly Baxter and Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett, founders of The Vagenda, in a lively debate that was chaired by fellow commentator and Guardian columnist Rebecca Nicholson. Read more…

  • Master It by Rory O’Connell

    • May 23, 2013 •

    Master It by Rory O’Connell is published today. The antidote to ‘just chuck it in’ cooking, Master It is a personal lesson from one of our finest cookery teachers.

    Having spent more than twenty years cooking in the world’s finest kitchens, Rory O’Connell is uniquely equipped to share his expertise and knowledge with others. In 1985 Rory founded Ballymaloe Cookery School with his sister Darina Allen. The success of the school soon saw Rory’s influence the style of various cookery books, TV shows and international food publications. Also during this period, Rory worked with Nico Ladenis at Chez Nico, London and Raymond Blanc at Le Manoir aux Quat Saisons in Oxford. Read more…

  • 4th Estate Wins Imprint of the Year!

    • May 14, 2013 • Tags: , ,

    We’re absolutely delighted to announce this morning that 4th Estate and Publishing Director Nick Pearson won Imprint & Editor of the Year at last night’s Bookseller Industry Awards, which took place at the Hilton Park Lane in central London.

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