Books and Subscriptions


Several bookshops and magazines have kindly agreed to offer SoA members a discount with a valid SoA ID card in store, or a code online. 

BOOKS

Blackwell's 

10% discount on books in all branches.


Waterstones

Receive 10% off any purchase, on production of a valid SoA ID card in all branches, including Hatchards.


Foyles

Foyles offers an instore discount of 15% at all its branches. There is also an online discount, minimum of 10% (including items already on offer). Sign in to the members' area of our website to find the online discount code. 

For those who have not yet signed up to the Foyles loyalty scheme 'Foyalty', it is worth noting that the scheme can be used in conjunction with our discount. 


Edinburgh University Press

15% online discount on books. Sign in to the members' area for a code. 


The Folio Society

The Folio Society has been publishing beautiful illustrated editions of the world's greatest books for more than 65 years. 

Society of Authors members and associates can enjoy a preferential 15% discount on most Folio Society books* as well as a host of special offers. To find out more, sign in to the members' area.


Oxford University Press

25% discount on Academic, Professional and General titles, so long as purchase is for your own use. Books can be ordered online or over the phone. Please sign in to the members' area for further details.


Skoob Books

Skoob Books boasts London’s broadest selection of second-hand academic books, including large collections of used books in Philosophy, Psychology, Modern Literature, Art, History, Politics, Economics, Classics, Science and Technology. Receive a 10% discount with a valid SoA ID card in store.

 

MAGAZINE AND JOURNAL SUBSCRIPTIONS

BookBrunch

BookBrunch is a daily book trade online news service. SoA members receive a 15% discount on the full service (£99 a year). Please sign in to our members' area for further details. 


The Bookseller

The Bookseller provides up-to-date news and comment on the book business. SoA Members and Associates can subscribe to The Bookseller at a special 15% discount on the regular subscription price of £196.

Subscribers receive the weekly magazine and the e-edition of the publication which can be read online, on mobiles and on tablets. Full website access is also available. 

Please sign in to the members' area for further details. 


JSTOR

SoA Members and Associates are entitled to a 1-year JPASS access plan for $149 (around £90), a 25% discount on the listed rate. JPASS includes unlimited reading throughout the collection, and 120 article downloads from more than 1,500 humanities, social science, and science journals in the JSTOR archival collections.

To take advantage of this offer, please sign in to the members' area


Mslexia Writing for Radio ebook

Experienced writer, editor and tutor Margaret Wilkinson takes you step by step through the building blocks of good radio drama. 

Sign in to the members' area for a 20% discount code.


Modern Poetry in Translation

Modern Poetry in Translation was founded by Ted Hughes and Daniel Weissbort in London in 1965 to get vital poetry out from behind the iron curtain. The magazine has been in print ever since, bringing new ways of writing and thinking into the English language. According to John Berger, it is "the Fifth International, anyone who wants to change the world and see it changed should join." 

A subscription gives you access to three print editions a year and full access to their digital archive. Members and Associates can get 20% off their first year's subscription. Sign in to the members' area for a discount code. 


London Review of Books

The London Review of Books has stood up for the tradition of the literary and intellectual essay in English since 1979.

Members and Associates are entitled to a special UK annual subscription rate of £25 for 30 issues. Please sign in to the members' area for more information.


New Welsh Review

New Welsh Review is Wales’s foremost literary magazine in English and has been offering a vital outlet for the very best new fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry, a forum for critical debate and a rigorous and engaged reviewing culture for the over twenty years. 

SoA Members and Associates are entitled to specially reduced annual subscription rate of £14.99 by Direct Debit. Please sign in to the members' area to find out more.