Headpress Books
Established 1991

News & Press

Press materials & Headpress news

Review Copies

Review copy requests for Headpress titles and press materials should be sent to jen@headpress.com

Please supply the book’s full title, plus details of the publication, website or station for which you work, so that we may update our database.

Please note we cannot fulfill every request we receive and we do not send review copies to individual consumers.

Permissions

If you wish to quote from any of our authors’ works, other than a short extract for the purpose of review, you need to apply for permission.

Possessed to Skate

Clint Carrick grew up in a small town where the skatepark was king to kids just like himself. He was out of practice when, as an adult, he one day packed his bags to travel the small town skateparks across the American Heartland to learn to do it all again.

Read More

The Town Slowly Empties – Audiobook teaser

An audio sample of the book, The Town Slowly Empties: On Life and Culture during Lockdown. On why we write, the writings of world authors and poets on the subject of pandemic, and the things that confront us in such times.

Read More

A Bird on the Branch of Tomorrow

Speaking from his New Delhi apartment, author Manash Firaq Bhattacharjee chats about his new book The Town Slowly Empties, and of life and art and the problem of getting a haircut during a pandemic. David Kerekes chats back.

Read More

They Don’t Make Movies

A horror comic leads David Kerekes to reflect on the ‘snuff’ film rumour mill of the 1970s, while at the same time facing a virus alert on his computer.

Read More

Two Ian Curtises

Yesterday was the 40th anniversary of the death of Ian Curtis, Joy Division frontman. We consider his iconic status and what, besides the music, helped shape it.

Read More

Shipping to Europe - Please note that we are experiencing BREXIT related delays with deliveries to Europe and Northern Ireland