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Set in the 80’s in the North-East of England, Miss Perfect is a reflective, sympathetic and engaging novel. The central character is earnest and concerned social worker Madge who is battling the change in culture and financial cuts while trying...
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/03/2017
Letters to Strabo
A fictional travelogue of Finn, a free-spirited American and budding travel writer, journeying around Europe and the Middle East in the 1970’s. Letters to Strabo is an evocative, candid and life-affirming coming of age story with a strong sense of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/01/2017
Beyond All Doubt
Paige Elizabeth Turner
Beyond All Doubt by Paige Elizabeth Turner opens with a murder - but will the murderer be caught? An absorbing and realistic crime ‘will they catch' whodunit with a juicy twisty plot and well-drawn characters with lots of issues adding...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2016
Following on from Silent Passage, Blood Ties is the second in a series of easy to read whodunits featuring the cases of rule-breaker DI Charlie Moon, set in Birmingham at the time of the millennium. The body of a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/11/2016
The Road East to India Diary of a Journey of a Lifetime
Devika A. Rosamund
In 1975, decades before ‘The Gap Year’ was commonplace, 22-year-old student Devika A. Rosamund fulfilled a life long dream to take time away from her studies in England to travel by herself to India. And not by hopping on a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2017
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Self-publishing or Independent Publishing is getting more and more profile these days. But it’s wrong to think that anyone can make it if they have the wherewithal. Good independent novels only get off the ground if they’re worth it. Let us help you discover a small selection, published over the last year to suit a range of tastes.
Self Respect! - The Best of Self-Published Authors
Do you have a book in you that you would like to see in print?
Matador has been offering authors a high quality service since 1999 and is one of the most effective publishers whose focus is entirely on supporting self-published authors. Part of Troubador Publishing Ltd, Matador offers a wide range of services aimed at publishing, marketing and distributing books and ebooks to a high standard through online and traditional bookshop distribution.
Matador has deliberately established itself at the quality end of the self-publishing market… quality of content, design, production and distribution. They work in partnership with their authors, most of whom publish with them as they are serious about their self-publishing, wanting a high quality book or a real chance at getting their work distributed and read. As a result, they are the UK’s most widely recommended quality self-publishing service.
“Matador is a highly reputable partnership publisher offering an author the best chance of self-publishing success in the UK.” Mick Rooney, Editor of The Independent Publishing Magazine
"Matador has the best values in their industry. They actually try to sell books. It sounds crazy, but their rivals don't." The Writers' Workshop
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There are many self-publishing houses to choose from so, if you have a book you would like to self-publish then why not make use of The Writers' and Artists' Self-Publishing Comparison tool to find out which self-publishing companies suit your needs the best - https://www.writersandartists.co.uk/self-publishing.