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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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Special preview of thrilling new novel From the Outside by Clare Johnston ahead of July 4th release

We bring you, courtesy of the author’s biggest fan, a preview of the audio to come of From the Outside… Tune in, lie back and enjoy

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To Slay the Sequel… Or Not?

Women Writers, Women’s Books asks the ultimate question, to sequel or not…!!?? And our very own Beverley Harvey picks up the gauntlet and responds here…

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White Gold – climate fiction at its best – reviewed by NB Magazine UK

“White Gold is a heady mix of terror plots, secret criminal organisations, stolen nuclear warheads, international conspiracy, treacherous double cross, deadly viruses and Geo-political tensions – it’s a pretty volatile world,” writes Paul Burke for NB… read on here.

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