Out Now: The Oaken Heart

Ipso Books is excited to announce that The Oaken Heart: The Story of an English Village at War by Margery Allingham is out now. Published on November 21st, this beautiful memoir is an enriching account of life in an English village during the outbreak of the Second World War.

 



Out Now: Minute for Murder

Ipso Books is excited to announce that Minute for Murder has just been released. Published on October 19th, this novel marks the 8th installment in the Nigel Strangeways series by Nicholas Blake.

 



Author Picks: Mavis Cheek’s Halloween Reads

With a week and a half left until Halloween, we’ve asked Mavis Cheek, author of Parlour Games, for her favourite spooky reads to suit the season.

 



Out Now: The Secret Vanguard & There Came Both Mist and Snow

Ipso Books is excited to announce that The Secret Vanguard and There Came Both Mist and Snow have just been released. Published on October 2nd, these novels mark the fifth and sixth installments in the Inspector Appleby series by Michael Innes. The Secret Vanguard is available to buy HERE Nobody, she said to herself, is necessarily what […]

 



Out Now: Summer Round Up

It’s been a busy summer since our last round up, so here’s a quick update of all our new releases since you last heard from us.

 



Out Now: Introducing Michael Innes to Ipso Books

Innes Michael forward facing

On July 17th we begin reissuing Michael Innes’ Sir John Appleby novels, starting with the release of Death at the President’s Lodging and Hamlet, Revenge! Michael Innes is the pseudonym of John Innes Mackintosh Stewart. Innes was a Scottish novelist and academic. He is equally well known for the works of literary criticism and contemporary novels […]

 



Out Now: The Devil and Her Son

The Devil and Her Son

We are thrilled to announce that July 11th saw the release of The Devil and Her Son, the third of the ‘lost’ Margery Allingham novels written under her thriller pseudonym, Maxwell March. Margery Allingham, queen of golden age crime, is revered for her detective mysteries involving traditional British sleuth, Albert Campion. But there’s another side to […]

 



New from Ipso Books – Nicholas Blake’s The Beast Must Die

The Beast Must Die

“I am going to kill a man. I don’t know his name, I don’t know where he lives, I have no idea what he looks like. But I am going to find him and kill him…” Nicholas Blake’s crime classic, The Beast Must Die, is the first of the Nigel Strangeways mysteries to be published […]