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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 Brain Always Wins available at Audible now!

Our best-selling book, The Brain Always Wins, by John Sullivan and Chris Parker is now available in audio format from Audible.  Lie back and listen-up!

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The Scariest Part: Ray Clark talks about IMPLANT with Nicholas Kaufmann

Even whilst I was writing it I could sense it all perfectly, and despite what I was doing, and the fact that I was also starting to inwardly feel uncomfortable, I couldn’t stop myself. I wanted to make sure that everyone who reads that scene feels as I did — or maybe even as stressed out as the victim.

Ray Clark talks about what it was like to write an intense horror story, IMPLANT, with Nicholas Kaufman. Follow this link!

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Edi Stark interviews del Amitri author on BBC Radio Scotland

Tasmanian author, Charles Rawlings-Way chats about his passion project about the Glaswegian rock group del Amitri. Start listening at 1 hour 8 minutes.

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