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Paris Match: an extract

When you can't travel to France, why not bring France to you? Read an extract of this genuine, laugh-out-loud tale of French life.

The Seaweed Collector’s Handbook Video

Enjoy this video about The Seaweed Collector’s Handbook, filmed near Miek Zwamborn's home on the Isle of Mull.

Profile joins Facebook ad boycott

We are proud to be joining the #StopHateforProfit campaign.

Coronavirus hits Moneyland

In this special edition of This Week in Moneyland, Oliver updates us on how Moneyland is faring in a time of pandemic.


Announcing Shaun Bythell’s Seven Kinds of People You Find in Bookshops

Profile Books is delighted to announce the publication of Seven Kinds of People You Find in Bookshops by Shaun Bythell, the Sunday Times bestselling author of bestselling Diary of a Bookseller and Confessions of a Bookseller.

 

Announcing Julia Cameron’s The Listening Path

Souvenir Press is delighted to announce the publication of The Listening Path, the sequel to Julia Cameron’s multi-million-copy bestseller, The Artist’s Way in 2021

500 Words: Black Lives Matter

Profile is proud to be sponsoring this new writing competition.

Announcing TWO BESIDES: new Talking Heads monologues from Alan Bennett

New Alan Bennett Talking Heads book for autumn

The Pink Line: A Q&A with Mark Gevisser

"The answer to this challenge is to listen to the voices, and follow the leads, of queer Africans or Asians or people of colour themselves"

Conquer stress the Stoic way with Ryan Holiday

Suffering from anxiety? Find inspiration in Marcus Aurelius and his stoic approach to life.

Books for empathy

We've picked some books to insprire empathy this Valentine's Day.

Announcing Julia Cameron’s The Listening Path

Souvenir Press is delighted to announce the publication of The Listening Path, the sequel to Julia Cameron’s multi-million-copy bestseller, The Artist’s Way in 2021

Books for the great outdoors

Whether you can get out or not, these books will bring the outdoors to you.

Shoshana Zuboff on the Orwell Prize shortlist

The Age of Surveillance has been shortlisted for The Orwell Prize 2020.

The Profile Aiken Alexander Non-Fiction Prize

What do we hope to find on our prize's second stroll along the ocean-edge of human knowledge?

Health tracking apps and surveillance capitalism: read an extract

Read a topical extract from Shoshana Zuboff's Sunday Times bestseller, The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

Short books for non-fiction lovers

Want to get your teeth into non-fiction but like a quick read? We've just the ticket.

Acting With Power: read an extract

We all have more power than we believe.