Mainstream Publishing

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Mainstream Publishing
Parent company Random House
Defunct2013  OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
Country of originScotland, UK
Headquarters location Edinburgh
Distribution The Book Service
Publication types Books

Mainstream Publishing was a publishing company in Edinburgh, Scotland. Founded in 1978, it ceased trading in December 2013. [1] It was associated with the Random House Group, who bought Mainstream in 2005.

Notable publications

Its publications include Magnus Magnusson's Fakers, Forgers and Phoneys (2005), Trevor White's Kitchen Con: Writing on the Restaurant Racket (2006), Gordon Haskell 's Autobiography The Road to Harry's Bar: Forty Years on the Potholed Path to Stardom (2006), Gordon Brown's Britain's Everyday Heroes (2007), Henry Allingham's Kitchener's Last Volunteer (2008) (with Denis Goodwin), and Mukesh Kapila's Against a Tide of Evil (2013).

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  1. Charlotte Williams: Mainstream to cease publishing, 1 March 2013, The (Retrieved 30 December 2016)