Jimmy Garcia is not a man who does things by halves. From cooking elaborate five-course meals for his university friends to expanding his culinary knowledge by catering for Arabic royalty on yachts for three summers, his enthusiasm and zest for life are clear. His impressive skills have gained him a wide and dedicated following. In Social Eats (published by Kyle Books), he shares his best pop-up secrets to show you how to turn your meals into gastronomic events to be remembered. Divided into two sections – At the Party (small bites; crowd pleasers; BBQs & burgers; special meals; cocktails), and After Party (breakfast, brunch & comfort food) – Social Eats is packed with delicious recipes that put the fun back into cooking.
The Meek Family’s latest adventure ties up very well with their healthy, outdoor lifestyle. DCD Publishing is delighted to announce that Tim, Kerry, Amy and Ella have become ambassadors for the Outdoor Kids Sun Safety Code, the only initiative of its kind that supports all those who work outdoors with children.
Parenting Expert Sue Atkins releases Fink conversation cards as part of her ‘Divorce without Damage’ campaign
DCD Publishing is delighted to announce the release of Parenting Expert Sue Atkins’ Talking to Children About Divorce Fink conversation cards in March 2015.
The complete pack contains 48 conversation starter cards to help and encourage families going through divorce to explore and express their feelings openly, in order to reduce the negative impact of parental break-ups on children.
DCD Publishing is delighted to announce that the Italian rights to Yuki Gomi’s ‘Sushi at Home’ and Jack Monroe’s frugal food cook book ‘A Girl Called Jack’ have been sold by Penguin books to Newton Compton Editori. The Italian versions of the books titled ‘Cucinare con 2 Euro al Giorno’ and ‘Sushi A Casa Mia’ are available for pre-order on Amazon and Amazon Kindle now.
In a bid to Get Britain Waltzing, global superstar violinist André Rieu is joined by TV’s favourite ballroom dancing couple, former Strictly Come Dancing stars Flavia Cacace and Vincent Simone, to launch the Nation’s Biggest Ever Waltz Event: The Week of the Waltz.
DCD Publishing is pleased to announce the release of sweet treat cookbook Montezuma’s Chocolate Cookbook, which will be published by London-based Kyle Books on October 23rd 2014.
Following the huge success of home-grown organic chocolate brand Montezuma’s ®, founded in 2000 by ex-lawyers-turned-chocolatiers Simon and Helen Pattinson, the book features original, easy-to-follow ideas for every day bakes and indulgent treats for special occasions.
DCD Publishing is delighted to announce it has signed a representation deal with ‘London’s Pop-Up King’ (The Times, August 2013) Jimmy Garcia.
Having trained in a twice rosette Restaurant and cooked on Private Super Yachts for Arabic Royalty, Jimmy has founded three of London’s most well known sell-out pop-up restaurants: The Wild Food Kitchen, Jimmy’s Supper Club, and SouthWest Supper Club.
Mitchell Beazley (part of the Octopus Publishing Group) has commissioned the first book from juicing expert, Kara Rosen, founder of the PLENISH juice brand.
The book PLENISH: A Juicing Guide for Modern-Day Moans will be published at £12.99 in January 2015. Octopus Publishing Director Stephanie Jackson acquired world rights from Kara Rosen’s agent, Adrian Sington at DCD.
DCD Publishing seals QVC deal for Zalza 2 – the Next Step the follow-up fitness dance DVD starring Russell Grant and Flavia Cacace
Following on the success of the first Zalza dance/fitness DVD in 2013, DCD Publishing is pleased to announce that it has negotiated an exclusive deal with QVC for Zalza 2 – the Next Step, launching live on QVC on 11th March 2014.
DCD Publishing is delighted to announce that it has negotiated an exclusive deal with QVC for a brand new fitness DVD ‘Jodie Prenger’s Fitness Blasts’, to launch exclusively with QVC on New Year’s Day 2014. Fronted by The Biggest Loser star, actress, singer and presenter Jodie Prenger, the fitness DVD offers viewers a unique weight loss experience.