Books

For all book enquiries please contact my agent, 

Clare Hulton, clare@clarehulton.co.uk, 07929 407589

Hygge, A Celebration of Simple Pleasures. Living the Danish Way, (Trapeze, PB September 2017; HB October 2016)

Abrahams’ Hygge could fill the Norwegian Wood hole this Christmas,’ Bea Carvalho, non fiction buyer for Waterstones.

 ‘Be still my soul’ is a message I took from this intelligent and enjoyable book. Far from being another overwrought lifestyle and personal development manual it presents as a companionable yet practical reminder that life doesn’t have always to be lived in the fast lane.’ Jo Cranford, The Erotic Review, 14th October

Thoughtful and very personal,‘ India Knight, Sunday Times Magazine

‘One of the best,’ Yorkshire Post

Press coverage:

Interview with Jamoke Fashiola on BBC Radio London, 28th December

Evening Standard, 6th December 

Interview with Ali Vowels BBC Radio Bristol, 3rd December

Guardian, 22nd November

Marie Claire Australia, November issue

Psychologies, November issue

Sunday Times Magazine, 30th October

Independent, 21st October

Red, 20th October

The Times, 14th October

Simple Things, 1st October

Scottish Herald, 25th September

Daily Mail, 4th September

STELLA Magazine, 28th August

Metro, 25th August

Interview on the World Service News Hour on 17th August – you can listen to the podcast here:

The Guardian, 11th June

Hygge has also been published in Australia, New Zealand, South Korea, Taiwan and Japan

Wallpaper: A Collection of Modern Prints, (Quadrille, September 2013)

Wallpaper The Ultimate Guide (Quadrille October 2009)

“Wallpaper’s story is one of fluctuating fortunes, as design journalist Charlotte Abrahams reveals in her informative introduction to this 256-page hardback – a refreshingly accessible overview of a decorative device currently enjoying a remarkable renaissance” FT.com, March 2009

“Most impressive is the collection of 150 fill-size reproduction of the best contemporary wallpapers with detailed information of where to buy each.” Telegraph magazine, 24th October 2009

“There is no doubt that wallpaper is enjoying something of a renaissance, and Charlotte Abrahams ably captures the zeitgeist with a look at current trends, before deconstructing the history of each theme.” House & Garden, November 2009

” Even if you’re not planning to redecorate, you’ll understand the appeal of Wallpaper: The Ultimate Guide by Charlotte Abrahams.” The Scotsman Magazine, 3rd October 2009

‘Enjoyable and fun.’ World of Interiors, February 2010

‘An in-depth look at the contemporary wallpaper scene -  one of this month’s essential reads.’ Kitchen & Bathroom, January 2010

 

I also work with other authors on their own titles. Projects include:

Looking at the Stars, how incurable illness taught one boy everything, by Lewis Hine (Blink, April 2018)

MADE: A Book of Style, Food & Fitness by Millie Mackintosh (Ebury Press, September 2015)

Home by Orla Kiely (Octopus, October 2013)

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