From the latest Head of Zeus despatch, coming in Feb and March:
DADDY LOVE by Joyce Carol Oates
Fiction published on 7th February 2013 in hardback for £16.99 ISBN: 9781781850657
A brand new novel from the towering, terrifying imagination of Joyce Carol Oates, a controversial story about every parent’s worst nightmare.
WHAT HAVE I DONE? by Amanda Prowse
Fiction published on 1st February 2013 in hardback for £12.99 ISBN: 9781781853788
One of the biggest new voices on the HoZ list. Amanda is an army wife whose bestselling debut Poppy Day appeared all over national TV, radio and press on Remembrance Day 2012. What Have I Done? is testament to her talent as a fiction author as she sweeps the reader through a story of one woman rebuilding her life after she kills her abusive husband. Powerful, passionate and redemptive, this is a huge title for 2013.
THE RISE OF ROME by Anthony Everitt
Non-fiction published on 7th February 2013 in hardback for £20 ISBN: 9781781851036
A gripping narrative of the ascent of Rome – from small agrarian backwater to capital of the world’s greatest empire. An accessible, one-volume history of ancient Rome from the acclaimed biographer Anthony Everitt.
WHITE BONES by Graham Masterton
CRIME FICTION published on 5th March 2013 in hardback for £16.99 ISBN: 9781781850633
An ancient Irish mystery. A ritualistic modern-day killer. Ireland’s first female detective Katie Maguire must find the connection. A new crime series from renowned author Graham Masterton marks an exciting move from the horror writing that made his name.
BAD BLOOD by Dana Stabenow
CRIME FICTION published on 7th March 2013 in hardback for £16.99 ISBN: 9781781851203
Alaskan investigator Kate Shugak becomes entangled in bitter tribal rivalries in book twenty of the series. HoZ are having the year of Dana Stabenow and will publish a new book every month in print from this Edgar winning, New York Times bestselling series. This is a brand new book as part of a world wide publication. Dana will be visiting the UK in May.
THE GRIM COMPANY by Luke Scull
Fantasy fiction published on 1st March 2013 in hardback for £16.99 ISBN: 9781781851319
An extraordinary, sprawling epic British debut fantasy series, won in auction in a huge six figure deal. The difference between a hero and a killer lies in the ability to justify dark deeds. But this is the Age of Ruin and there are no heroes. Welcome to the Grim Company.
THE POLITICS OF HUMANITY by John Holmes
Non-fiction published on 1st March 2013 in hardback for £20 ISBN: 9781781850916
John Holmes was the UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs from 2007 – 2010. His work took him to some of the most troubled areas of the world and exposed him to the harsh realities of humanitarian aid. Holmes realised early on that his job was to be a voice to voiceless. The Politics of Humanity exposes, in often distressing detail, how difficult this job is, as well as analysing in great depth the wider policy questions of his role.