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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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Want to keep up-to-date with the very latest Urbane happenings? Then find the latest news here, follow our twitter feed at @urbanebooks, find us on Instagram at urbanepublications.

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Urbane Travels to Italy! Ciao!

Author Anne Coates’s first Hannah Waybridge thriller is now out in Italian. Divertiti!

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Man In The Dark Shoutout On QVC

Gok Wan’s Man in the Dark shoutout on QVC… just sayin’! Watch it here.

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Literary Magazine NB (aka Nudge Books – New Books – nota bene) enjoys Cast No Shadow

“The clash of culture, particularly the bumbling detective work of Gregory and then Samantha in India, reveal how little they understand to the environment they find themselves in. Newman’s story highlights widespread abuse and discrimination in Indian society and Western ignorance of it. So there’s plenty to think about here.

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