At Michael O’Mara Books we specialise in creative and inspired adult non-fiction. Independent, commercial and always on-trend, we are passionate about our books and publish an exciting and varied list – from history and popular science to language; sport and biography to puzzles; gift and humour to craft – that reaches readers across the world.

New Titles


Hot Flush

Michelle Heaton

£18.99

At the age of thirty-three, Michelle Heaton, singer, TV presenter, star of the hit ITV show The Real Full Monty, mother and wife underwent a double mastectomy and hysterectomy to reduce the risk of cancer caused by the BRCA gene mutation. The journey that Michelle’s body embarked upon followin

The Ardlamont Mystery

Daniel Smith

£18.99

The real-life mystery featuring the two men – Joseph Bell and Henry Littlejohn – who inspired the creation of Sherlock Holmes. December 1893. Arthur Conan Doyle shocks his legions of fans by killing off the world’s favourite fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes. Meanwhile, in Scotl


Audio: Listen to the Emoji Code Podcast

Leigh Alexander speaks to Dr Vyvyan Evans – author of The Emoji Code – about the role the emoji plays in human communication. What’s different about emoji, how can they help us communicate better in the digital age, and where might non textual communication be heading next?

Our Updates


Michael O’Mara Books is Now Exporting Direct

02/05/2018

As of May 1st 2018, we are no longer using a 3rd party export representative. The export sales of Michael O’Mara Books are now handled by the Michael O’Mara Export Sales Team.

New Job Role: Special Sales Manager, Michael O’Mara Books

17/04/2018

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the UK sales team as Special Sales Manager. Closing Date: 3rd May 2018.