Jonathan Cape

Where books break new ground

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At Jonathan Cape our publishing has been setting trends for a century. Our carefully curated list, respected and admired across the globe, ranges from commercial to literary fiction, pioneering graphic novels to award-winning poetry, and rich non-fiction spanning memoir, nature writing and ground-breaking ideas books. But regardless of form or genre, excellence, and a rebellious and courageous spirit, is at the heart of all we publish.

Our diverse and international family of authors reflects our belief that great storytelling can come from anywhere. We are home to some of the world’s finest writers and thinkers, as well as the best young talent of a generation. Many of our books are prize-winners, and some are classics in the making. Because looking to the future is how we built the list we’re so proud of today.

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‘We should knock romantic love off its perch’: 21 Questions with Amy Key

The author of Arrangements in Blue on Elena Ferrante, the best writing advice she’s ever received, and painting portraits of parakeets.

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