This week at Midas: 30th October- 3rd November

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Our round-up of Midas announcements from the week:


Why YOU? by Larry Robertson

This week, Distinguished leadership advisor and renowned speaker, Larry Robertson, released his new book, WHY listen to, work with and follow YOU? With over 30 years of experience working alongside leaders from some of the world’s biggest organisations and businesses, Larry’s well-proven strategies reveal how to become an inspiring and influential leader, not only in the workplace but in every facet of life. Drawing upon Larry’s extensive experience and observations of what makes a great leader, WHY YOU? shows that, despite the myths, effective leadership is a skill that can be learned.

Through captivating narratives and insightful anecdotes, WHY YOU? encourages leaders to transcend self-interest, uphold ethical standards, and create a profound impact on their teams, organisations and other stakeholders. Click this link to purchase your copy today.



The London Book Fair

On Monday, The London Book Fair has announced the Author of the Day and Illustrator of the Fair line-up for 2024, which will feature: TV presenter and Sunday Times best-selling author Richard Osman; Taylor Jenkins Reid, best-selling author of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo; Waterstones Children’s Laureate Joseph Coelho; and Klaus Flugge Prize winner Flavia Z Drago as the Illustrator of the Fair. The London Book Fair will take place at Olympia between 12-14 March 2023. Click this link to head to their website.


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To coincide with their third anniversary, on Thursday 2nd November Bookshop.org have announced the biggest supporters of indie bookshops in the UK, both in terms of sales volume and shared mission – in the shortlist of the second annual Indie Champions Awards.

Spanning writers, publishers & organizations, the shortlist features among others: authors Barbara Kingsolver, Benjamin Myers, Natalie Haynes, Sathnam Sanghera, Frank Cottrell-Boyce; publishers Fitzcarraldo Editions, Bloomsbury, Canongate; and organisations such as The Booker Prizes, Jhalak Prize, Women’s Prize, Hay Festivals. The winners will be announced in January 2024. Click this link to head to their website.



The Hard Road Will Take You Home by Anthony Stazicker

This week military legend & star of Who Dares Wins Anthony ‘Staz’ Stazicker launched his inspiring new personal development & business memoir, The Hard Road Will Take You Home (@atlanticbooks) – a motivational book full of techniques and skills he honed while serving in the elite forces, and which Staz sees as transferable to success in the business world. Click this link to read our press release.



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