Author Archives: andrewsparke

About andrewsparke

Author, Editor, Management Consultant, Owner APS Publications

WILD VERSE

Another huge step forward for APS Books – our first ever paperback – a lovely job by Inky Finger Printers – silver embossing on grey cloth-bound hardcover. Really pleased with look of it and the content – a complete compendium … Continue reading

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ALTERNATIVE HISTORY WWII

First three volumes of Hugh Lupus’ amazing re-imagining of the Second World War are now out with the 4th concentrating on the recapture of Gibraltar in preparation. What Hugh does is extrapolate small changes of circumstance and shape an entirely … Continue reading

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Predatory Publishing Sharks!

Author warning! Talk to New Street Authors or the Alliance of Independent Authors or someone like us (apsbooks@virginmedia.com). Whatever you do avoid like the plague all the companies listed below which only exist to make money out of authors: AuthorHouse, … Continue reading

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Book Catalogue

Four years work – over 160 titles. For copy email APSBooks@virginmedia.com

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BELLA ON TV

TV alert – BELLA IN THE WYCH ELM Yesterday TV 8pm Thursday 6th December – featuring Andrew Sparke, Pete Merrill, and Peter Douglas-Oborn. It’s one of six episodes in a new series ‘Nazi Murder Mysteries’ starting on 15th November – … Continue reading

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THORNE SMITH FARCES

No publisher seems to have taken up the challenge of producing quality reprints of this brilliant man’s hilariously daft comedies. So three published this week and seven more on the way.

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WHAT’S NEW?

Been a busy first half of 2018 with 30 books published: NON-FICTION Tales From Pinfold Farm: growing up in Yardley in the early 1990s Helen Pitt The Blue Nile: Complete Recordings Illustrated A P Sparke Can: Complete Recordings Illustrated A … Continue reading

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