Waterstones Host Pinter & Martin Publisher Salon

Thursday, 9 June 2016  |  pinterandmartin

Waterstones host Pinter & Martin Publisher Salon with Martin Wagner, Gabrielle Palmer,
Laura Dodsworth and Toni Harman


Pinter & Martin is one of the leading publishers of pregnancy, birth and parenting titles and an invaluable resource for birth educators. Ground-breaking and influential authors include Michel Odent, the late Sheila Kitzinger and Ina May Gaskin whose books have revolutionised attitudes and maternity care for women around the world.

Join Martin Wagner, Managing Director at Pinter & Martin at a special Salon event hosted by Waterstones Piccadilly on Tuesday 14th June at 7pm where he will discuss the company ethos ‘freedom to think’, the importance of being an ethical publisher and introduce three inspirational Pinter & Martin authors:

Gabrielle Palmer whose seminal book The Politics of Breastfeeding, first published in 1988 and recently updated remains the authoritative text on the subject;

Laura Dodsworth author of Bare Reality: 100 Women, Their Breasts, Their Stories, a stunning book featured in The Guardian and across the media;

Toni Harman co-author with Alex Wakeford of The Microbiome Effect: How Your Baby’s Birth Affects Their Future Health from the partnership behind award-winning documentary Microbirth.  

Pinter & Martin is an independent publishing company based in Brixton, south London and distributed worldwide. Founded in 1997 by writer and film-maker Martin Wagner and childbirth educator Maria Pinter, Pinter & Martin incorporating YogaWords, publishes 20-25 books per year specialising in pregnancy, birth & parenting, psychology, health and yoga.

£5 tickets (redeemable against a copy of one of the books on the evening) are available in store, by telephone 020 7851 2400 or by email piccadilly@waterstones.com. Event website here.