Welcome to Nudge – Discover beyond the cover

Welcome to a place where booklovers and casual readers can browse and discover authors to watch out for and which book to read next. We’re a small dedicated team with loads of publishing experience and our watchwords are insight, integrity and independence. For your next read, we’d like to guide you with a gentle nudge – go on, give us a try.

Guy Pringle
nb and nudge Publisher
January 2016

Just for fun:
First Lines – give title and author: Stately, plump Buck Mulligan walked from the stairwell
FRIDAY: It is a truth universally acknowledged . . . Pride & Prejudice by Jane Austen
THURSDAY: When shall we three meet again. Macbeth by Shakespeare
WEDNESDAY: It was love at first sight. The first time Yossarian met the chaplain he fell madly in love with him. – Catch 22 by Joseph Heller
TUESDAY: It was a cold bright day in April and the clocks were striking. . . is from 1984 by George Orwell
MONDAY When in April’s showers sweet . . . is from Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales

The Nudge Communities

Divide the world of books into 6 communities? Are you insane? Oh, you have . . .

Book Noir BookNoir solves the mystery of what book to read next.

Mike Stafford is convinced that crime fiction has all the answers . . .

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

Coffin Road by Peter May

Book Chap For the best and latest in Non-fiction, Sport, Biographies and Action Adventure, Book Chap gets straight to the point.

Meet our resident BookChap, Reg Seward, who is keen to engage with other BookChaps, in an entirely platonic way, you understand.

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Bone Labyrinth by James Rollins

Book Diva Take time out to indulge yourself with life-enhancing, escapist, relaxing and inspiring reads.

Sheila A Grant is definitely not a diva (!) but finds BookDiva ideal to browse for her next read.

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

Moving by Jenny Eclair

Book Geek For the serious SF, Fantasy and Horror Fiction addict, BookGeek opens a unique portal for discovery.

Jade Craddock sees beyond geekiness to a cornucopia with something for everybody.

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

Zero-G by Rob Boffard

Book Life From travel writing, business guides, children’s books and the natural world, to health & wellbeing, food & drink and popular culture.

Paul Cheney suggests some prizes worth keeping tabs on for BookLifers.

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

Landskipping: Painters, Ploughmen and Places by Anna Pavord

Book Hugger BookHugger is a literary magazine for serious book buyers, committed book clubbers and self-confessed bibliophiles.

Quality literature is the name of the game for bookhuggers and Phil Ramage knows what’s out there.

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BOOK OF THE MONTH

Exposure by Helen Dunmore

Book Hugger BookHugger is a literary magazine for serious book buyers, committed book clubbers and self-confessed bibliophiles.

Book Noir BookNoir solves the mystery of what book to read next.

Book Chap For the best and latest in Non-fiction, Sport, Biographies and Action Adventure, Book Chap gets straight to the point.

Book Diva For the best and latest in Non-fiction, Sport, Biographies and Action Adventure, Book Chap gets straight to the point.

Book Geek For the serious SF, Fantasy and Horror Fiction addict, BookGeek opens a unique portal for discovery.

Book Life From travel writing, business guides, children’s books and the natural world, to health & wellbeing, food & drink and popular culture.

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