About Candy Jar Books
Established in 2010 by Shaun Russell and Justin Chaloner, Candy Jar Books is a growing publishing company with ambitious plans for the future.
Marston Book Services Ltd, one of the leading independent distributors in the UK, is responsible for distributing our titles.
Untreed Reads is a leading distributor publisher of digital books, responsible for bringing our ebooks to a worldwide audience.
Star Book Sales offers high quality sales represention in the UK, Ireland & Europe, responsible for selling our titles.
Shaun Russell (Head of Publishing) has a background in television production, marketing and journalism and has worked for ITV, Channel 5, GMTV and The Children's Channel. He has excellent contacts throughout the media in both television and print journalism and possesses a keen commercial sensibility. Responsible for overseeing book production, he is also heavily involved in marketing our titles.
Will Rees (Editorial Co-
Lauren Thomas (Digital and Social Media Assistant) has now joined Candy Jar full-
Terry Cooper was born in London in 1969 and moved to the Welsh Valleys in 1980. After almost succeeding in the music industry supporting East 17 on tour around the UK, Terry went back to his artistic roots and worked for various film and television companies. He has since graduated from the University of Glamorgan with a degree in Computer Animation and set-