NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh new publisher, Essential Audiobooks, is hosting an official UK launch in London on Thursday 17 November 2016. After the success of their New York launch, Essential Audiobooks are ready to take London by storm. This special event will feature extracts from their latest releases, read by a selection of their award-nominated narrators. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161110/438144 Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20161110/438145 The event will take place between 6.30pm and 8.00pm on November 17 2016 at Senate House in Bloomsbury. Spaces are limited, so please email firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve your ticket. Essential Audiobooks CEO, Catherine O'Brien, said, "This is a great opportunity to showcase our unique range of titles. We're excited to have so many of our talented contributors and friends together. To celebrate, we're offering a special discount on the night." And with food, drinks, and music by the publisher's composer, it is sure to be a fantastic occasion. Amongst the proceedings, actor, Liam Gerrard will read an excerpt from Blackout by Sam Grenfall; a gritty action novel set in London. Described as 'young James Bond meets Breaking Bad', Blackout is set to be a huge hit with the UK Young Adult market. Also on the night, Essential Audiobooks will be presenting a cheque to the Sisters of Mercy at St Mary's Convent Handsworth, after raising over £1500 from the sale of their Christmas Celebration CD. "When I first imagined Essential Audiobooks, I envisaged it simply as a platform for me to publish my own things. Now, one year on, we have a team of over 150 members of staff and a handful of award nominations too!" said O'Brien, "We've worked hard to create a brilliant range of audiobooks and can't wait to share them."