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Urbane Publications is one of UK’s fastest growing independent publishers, committed to the discovery and publication of the books and authors you – and we – want to read.

Words and ideas have the power and potential to excite, involve, inspire – and we live them at Urbane Publications. This is a journey of discovery – finding new voices, redefining genres, and engaging with a knowledgeable, enthused and energetic group of writers and business people to publish the best books possible.

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At Urbane we’re passionate about the books we publish, because we’re readers too! From ground-breaking debut fiction to business books, established thriller series and more, there’s something for everyone. Enjoy browsing our shelves….

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Every Urbane author has a story to tell, and not just the ones they write! From successful actors turned bestselling authors to incredibly talented debut novelists and ground breaking business leaders, Urbane is proud of the diverse range of writers it publishes, and the original and exciting collection of work their titles represent.

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The Northern Echo interviews Paul Harrison, the mind hunter who looks into the darkest recesses of a serial killer’s mind

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Cub Magazine’s Louise Fligman gives Blood White and Blue full marks!

“One of the most intriguing things about this book and one of its strengths, is that it is set very much in the present political climate of Brexit and the Brexit talks. As a result, you feel as if events such as those that take place in the novel could very well be taking place now…” read more here.

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Parenting a child with autism is still a learning curve for author Jo Worgan

Jo Worgan, who’s first book is a story around a little boy with autism, explains how most of the time she tries to put herself in her son’s shoes. It is him that she needs to listen to, as she tries to see the world through his eyes. Read more here. 

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