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News   - January 2017

Welcome to Calibre's news page. We hope you enjoy reading about the latest developments in our service, all the stories about people who have supported us, recent publicity, and also news about books.

Vera Author Wins Top Crime Writer Prize

Vera Author Wins Top Crime Writer Prize

26/01/2017

Ann Cleeves, the author of the Vera Stanhope and Shetland series of crime novels, is to receive the Diamond Dagger award from the Crime Writers'... More >

Call the Midwife Back for a Sixth Series

Call the Midwife Back for a Sixth Series

19/01/2017

The enormously popular television series Call the Midwife, based on the bestselling books by Jennifer Worth, is due back on our TV screens on 22nd... More >

BBC Adaptation of Louise Doughty

BBC Adaptation of Louise Doughty's Apple Tree Yard

12/01/2017

Louise Doughty's Apple Tree Yard - the story of Yvonne Carmichael who lives a conventional suburban life which is thrown into chaos by a passionate... More >

Beat the January blues with The Little Book of Hygge

Beat the January blues with The Little Book of Hygge

11/01/2017

The concept of Hygge (Hooga) is said to be the secret weapon that makes Denmark the happiest country in Europe. Explaining what it actually is, is... More >

2013 Costa Book Awards

Costa Awards Category Winners Announced

04/01/2017

The Costa Book Awards individual category winners: First Novel, Novel, Biography, Poetry and Children's Book, have been announced. Francis... More >