Acknowledgements

THANKS!


M&C Saatchi

This campaign would not have happened without the belief and the investment at M&C Saatchi of their time, expertise, wisdom, energy and creativity. Lord Maurice Saatchi is Patron of the BOOKS ARE MY BAG campaign. His book; Brutal Simplicity of Thought: How it Changed the World, is published by Ebury Press, priced £7.00 (ISBN 9780091957025).
James Lowther, Chairman of M & C Saatchi, is the campaign’s creative genius, who has led the M&CS creative team.   Special thanks are due to James and his colleagues for all their support.

Co-Chairs

The Co-Chairs of the BOOKS ARE MY BAG campaign are Gail Rebuck (Chair of Penguin Random House UK) and Patrick Neale (Jaffé & Neale Bookshop) , supported by The Booksellers Association, The Publishers Association - and additionally by The Society of Authors.

Stakeholders

BAMB is run by a small group of Stakeholders:  Gail Rebuck (Penguin Random House UK); Patrick Neale (Jaffé & Neale Bookshop); James Lowther (M & C Saatchi); Richard Mollet (The Publishers Association); Tim Godfray (The Booksellers Association); Steven Williams (Midas PR).
 
Supporters and Special Thanks
BOOKS ARE MY BAG is generously supported by financial and in-kind contributions from:
 
Anness Publishing
Atlantic
Aurum Publishing Group

Bertrams
Birlinn
Bloomsbury 
Canongate
Child's Play
Easons

Edinburgh University Press

Egmont UK

Faber


Freight Books
Gardners

Gill, Ireland

Grayson Perry

Hachette 
HarperCollins
Haynes
James Patterson

John Beaufoy

Lauren Child

The London Book Fair

M&C Saatchi
Macmillan



 
Mercier Press, Ireland

National Book Tokens

Nielsen
Oak Tree Press, Ireland
O'Brien Press, Ireland
O'Reilly
Pavillion
Penguin Random House

Publishers Association

Pushkin Press

Roald Dahl Foundation 

Rowman & Littlefield





 
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

SAGE

Scholastic

Simon & Schuster
Society of Authors
Special Interest Books
Thames & Hudson
The Salaria Book Company
Tracey Emin

Turnaround

Usborne



 




 

Extra Special Thanks

Are due to BOOKS ARE MY BAG photographers, Juliana Johnston and Ian Sidebottom, much of whose work appears on this website. They have also provided their services free. 
Juliana can be contacted on e: julianajohnston@me.com,
t: 07717 733999
Ian can be contacted on e: Ian@sideyclarkphotography.com 
t: 07590 216632
Website: www.sideyclarkphotography.com
 
The authors and celebrities featured in the BOOKS ARE MY BAG photo campaign have generously given their time and the use of their images.