Quercus Publishing plc
LSE : QUPP

February 25, 2013 08:00 ET

Granting of Options

                                                                                           25 February 2013
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                                          Quercus Publishing Plc
                                       ("Quercus" or the "Company")
                                                     
                                            Granting of Options

Quercus  Publishing Plc, the award-winning independent publisher in the digital, trade, contract, paperback
and  children's sectors, announces that it has granted options over a total of 145,000 ordinary  shares  of
0.8  pence  each  in the Company. Of these options, 85,000 have been granted to Jane Harris,  the  recently
appointed  Sales & Marketing Director of the Company. The remaining 60,000 share options have been  granted
to other employees of the Company.

All  145,000 share options were granted under the Company's EMI Option Scheme at an exercise price of  74.5
pence per share.  Ms Harris's options are exercisable from 3 January 2016. All options granted to staff are
exercisable after three years of continuous employment and all options expire ten years after the  date  of
grant.

The Directors of the Company are responsible for the contents of this announcement.

  Enquiries to:
  
  QUERCUS PUBLISHING PLC
  Mark  Smith, Chief Executive                                                Tel:   020 7291 7200
  
  PETERHOUSE CORPORATE FINANCE LIMITED
  Mark Anwyl or Duncan Vasey                                                  Tel:   020 7220 9796
  
  Media Enquiries:
  ATTILA CONSULTANTS                                                          Tel:   020 7776 8825
  Charles Cook                                                             Mobile:   077 1091 0563
  


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