The Hodderscape Team


Sam Bradbury

Sam Bradbury is a Commissioning Editor at Hodder & Stoughton, SFF book nerd, enthusiastically-terrible gamer, graduate psychologist, proud owner of a dinosaur terrarium and unrecognisable due to constantly changing hair. (As of this page’s last update, it’s pastel pink.) She also has strong opinions about tea. 

Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @SamBradbury89



Sofia Hericson

Sofia Hericson is the Marketing Designer at Hodder & Stoughton and she loves reading horror and Sci-Fi books (especially at Halloween!). A fan of all things spooky, she has three adorable cats and loves throwing awesome themed costume parties. She aims to keep a perfect balance between scary and kawaii stuff in her life.

Follow her on Instagram @shericson.


Oliver Johnson

Oliver Johnson

After an early start in bookselling, writing for White Dwarf and scribing fantasy choose-your-own books and a role-playing system, Dragon Warriors, Oliver Johnson started a career in publishing in the mid-80s. He is an Associate Publisher at Hodder & Stoughton and knows more than you could possibly imagine about The Empire of the Petal Throne. (Ask him anything!)

Follow him on Twitter @OliverRJohnson


Maddy Marshall

Maddy Marshall is a Marketing Manager at Hodder & Stoughton. A proud Hufflepuff, she is obsessed with all things SFF and some of her favourite authors include Jasper Fforde and Becky Chambers. Her claim to fame is that she was once featured on Buzzfeed dressed as the Hogwarts Express (it was even flatpack making it easier for travel!).

Follow her on Twitter @MaddyMarshall


Cameron Myers

Cameron Myers is an Editorial Assistant at Hodder & Stoughton. Apart from an over-enthusiastic love for reading non-fiction, he is fanatic about comic book films and TV shows. He also gets overexcited at quizzes and party games, and can be found puzzling over anagrams in his spare time.


Follow him on Twitter @1cameronmyers


Melanie Price

Melanie Price is the Digital Marketing Executive at Hodder & Stoughton and she loves anything to do with fantasy and fairy tales. She can often be found with her head in a book/cloud: pretty much just constantly searching for a way to cross into another world!

Follow her on Twitter and Insta @MelanieRPrice



Kate Keehan

Kate is a Publicity Assistant at Hodder & Stoughton. Her favourite things are SFF and historical fiction books, pizza, and dogs. She is from Waterford, Ireland and is the proud mum of an Alaskan malamute called Sansa, a cat called Tiger Lily and a rabbit called Sophie.

Follow her on Twitter and Insta @ReadEatRetreat



Jasmine Marsh

Jasmine is Press Officer at Hodder & Stoughton. She enjoys reading fantastical novels and has a penchant for witchcraft and wizardry. She lives in South London

Follow her on Twitter  @JazminaMarsh