Stockercon & Congratulations Stephen Jones!

Huge congrats to JFB anthologist Stephen Jones, who picked up a Bram Stoker Award last night at the first ever Horror Writers’ Association Stokercon, for his amazing art book The Art of Horror: An Illustrated History – and to all the Stoker winners including fellow Life Achievement winners Alan Moore and…

Continue reading

A good start to Flaming June for Sebastien de Castell!

It’s obviously been a good year for heroic fantasy – and I am thrilled to be able to tell you that our very own Sebastien de Castell has been shortlisted for the DAVID GEMMELL Morningstar Award for Best Debut for Traitor’s Blade, the first in the Greatcoats saga. He’s got…

Continue reading

Huzzah for Summer—

—which starts right here, at Jo Fletcher Books! Excited? You will be . . . So grab your old wicker picnic basket, cardboard box or plastic bag and fill it with the best picnicky foods you can lay your hands on, then grab a rug, a bottle of vintage champagne,…

Continue reading

We’re Currently Reading . . .

The time has come once again for us to let you know what we are reading. Have you read any of these books? What did you think of them? Let us know below, along with what you are currently reading. Nicola The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern. I’m cheating this…

Continue reading

On the Joys of the Paperless Office

I know, I know: conspicuous by my absence. There are a variety of reasons (and if you don’t care for the first, don’t worry; I have others, right here in my desk, kept for just such emergencies!). The first is that I have been busy Planning – and thanks to…

Continue reading

We’re Currently Reading . . .

It’s time once again for us to let you know what we are reading. Be sure to keep us posted with what you are currently reading and let us know what you think of the books we are currently enjoying. Nicola Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel Not so…

Continue reading