AESOP Publications
All Editorial Services Online for Publishers & Writers

about aesop publications

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AESOP Publications is the publishing arm of AESOP (All Editorial Services Online for Publishers & Writers), from Martin Noble Editorial, providing a complete editing and publishing service for authors, with high quality design of text and covers and affordable printing that utilises POD (print on demand) ordering. You can thus order as many or as few copies as you want at any time via AESOP Publications.

The overall cost of AESOP editing and publishing constitutes an exceptionally good value, high quality service, as can be seen from clients' endorsements over the past thirty years.

AESOP Publications are now available variously in hardback, paperback, as ebooks (for Kindle, iPad, Sony Reader etc.) or online.

AESOP Publications currently include the following:


original fiction and contemporary literature including:

  • Books by John Fraser including: Animal Tales
    The Answer
    Behaving Well
    Best Friends
    Black Masks
    Blue Light
    The Case
    Down from the Stars
    The Ends of the Earth
    Enterprising Women
    The Future's Coming Everywhere
    Happy Always
    Hard Places
    An Illusion of Sun
    The Magnificent Wurlitzer
    Military Roads
    The Observatory
    The Other Shore
    People You Will Never Meet
    The Red Bird
    The Red Tank
    Short Lives
    Soft Landing
    The Storm
    Strangers and Refugees
    Thinking Scientifically
    Thirty Years
    Three Beauties
    Tomorrow the Victory
    A serious novelist from the beginning. I have always been tremendously impressed by both the conceptual depth and the fey fantasy of all that Fraser does not to mention the politics. (John Fuller)
    For more information about John Fraser, see:

    About John Fraser
    Fraser's fiction

  • China Scoop: Denis Miller's compelling thriller based on the explosive truth about Mao Zedung.

  • East End Boys: The first volume of David Brown's trilogy tracing the fortunes of two brothers who escape the pogroms of eastern Europe at the turn of the 20th century and emigrate to London where they establish a dynasty.

  • Lay Gently on the Coals: Art Cockerill's wry, authentic, vivid fictional account of the trials and tribulations of a family at war, set in the heart of England on the eve of the Second World War.

  • Salamanders: online version of Pete Murphy's blistering contemporary thriller; due out in paperback from AESOP Publications in June 2014


  • AESOP CLASSIC: online versions of classics, edited and designed by AESOP and currently including:


    online and soon to be published versions of film and TV tie-ins including:

    • Bullshot: online version of Martin Noble's novel based on the screenplay by Alan Shearman, Ron House and Diz White. New paperback edition to be published by AESOP in 2014

    • Private Schulz: online version of Martin Noble's novel based on the screenplays by Jack Pulman. New paperback edition to be published by AESOP in 2014

    • Who Framed Roger Rabbit: online version of Martin Noble's novel based on the screenplay by Jeffrey Price and Peter Seaman. New paperbackedition to be published by AESOP in 2013.  

    AESOP ASTRAL: including:

    Books by Susan Noble:

    AESOP LATESHOW: mystery and horror including:

    AESOP ARTS: books on arts & crafts, including:

    AESOP CHILDREN: books for children and young people including:

    other AESOP books: available both online and to purchase as CD-ROMs. 

    BANMINES: The Internet Petition to Ban Landmines Worldwide - created in September 1997, a week after the death of Princes Diana, the Banmines petition is still, sadly, necessary 15 years later. If you haven't already done so, please sign it here and now.