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Hawker Hurricane Survivors

Gordon Riley’s fantastic new book, Hawker Hurricane Survivors is being launched at IWM Duxford on 19/20 September. It’ll be released the following day. Gordon will be with our publisher, John Davies and the Aviation Bookshop signing copies with hurricane veterans in what we know will be a great weekend Copies are available for pre-order on […]

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Grub Street now do Audiobooks!

Exciting news from the Grub Street offices. We’re now working with Audible to make some of our most popular aviation titles into audiobook format! We’ll be adding numerous books to our library in the next few months, but we’re starting off with Richard Pike’s marvelous Lightning Boys – with the audiobook, narrated by Roger Davies, […]

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August Air Show Appearances

Air show season is definitely underway and we’re excited to announce we will be attending the following shows throughout August; Shuttleworth, Sunday 2nd August – Rod Dean will be at the Aviation Bookshop stand signing copies of his latest book Fifty Years of Flying Fun. Eastbourne, Saturday 15th August – Tony Blackman will be signing copies […]

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Spitfire P9374 – Christie’s Auction

July 9th, 2015. Christie’s, London. Spitfire P9374 goes under the hammer for charity. This is a truly exceptional and unique sale, with estimates for auction coming in around £1,500,000-£2,5000,000. And we at Grub Street have the full story! Andy Saunders’ book, Spitfire Mark 1 P9374 details the history of the aircraft’s restoration and is the […]

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Harrier Boys Launch – Duxford!

Advance copies have arrived into the office. Yes, it’s official – Harrier Boys is on its way! The official launch will be at Duxford’s Flying Legends show on July 11th/12th and we’ve got many of the book’s contributors attending to sign copies. HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE.

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Aviation Xtended

Aviation Xtended – heard of it? Well, it’s a truly fantastic show – dubbed Europe’s ‘Premier Aerospace Internet Radio Programme’ , and we completely agree! This month’s episode is the best yet (we think) and that’s because it features us! It’s a book-themed edition, and there’s an interview with Rod Dean, author of one our […]

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Four Gourmand Awards!

It’s been a happy afternoon in the office for us here at Grub Street (isn’t it always!). We’ve managed to scoop 4 awards in the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2015! 3 of our books have won in their individual categories (details below) and we managed to scoop Best Foreign Rights Publisher – Buyer! BEST INDIAN CUISINE […]

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Marguerite Patten remembered

Grub Street Publishing are saddened by the loss of its most-popular author, Marguerite Patten CBE. With over 170 books to her name, we are proud and privileged to have been her publisher for the last 15 years of her life. Her influence upon the cookery world was phenomenal which can be seen by the tributes […]

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