Wed, 07/09/2011 - 15:59
Ebury is launching a straight-to-digital romance list, Rouge, acquiring print rights to the titles in order to launch physical editions of the most popular titles.
The first eight e-books will be released on 29th September, with plans to publish four titles per month subsequently. The list will be split into six sub-genres—...
Thu, 18/08/2011 - 11:44
Ebury has acquired a memoir by rapper Tinie Tempah, with plans to publish this autumn.
Commissioning editor Kelly Ellis bought world all language rights, excluding US, from Disturbing London. Ebury will publish on 13th October as a £14.99 hardback.
Tinie Tempah: My Story So Far will focus mainly on Tempah...
Fri, 12/08/2011 - 08:25
Ebury has bought a memoir by "Mock the Week" and "Live at the Apollo" star Micky Flanagan.
Deputy publisher Andrew Goodfellow bought world rights from Cathryn Summerhayes at William Morris and Christain Knowles at CKP for an undisclosed sum.
Described as "personal, confessional and very funny",...
Tue, 02/08/2011 - 09:03
Ebury has launched a digital imprint, initially focusing on abridged versions of Ebury's narrative non-fiction titles, called Lives Less Ordinary. Deputy publisher Andrew Goodfellow is behind the new range of digital shorts, which has begun by releasing 10 titles. The titles will be from 3,000 to 20,000 words, and will be priced under...
Fri, 15/07/2011 - 14:29
Ebury is hoping to have unearthed the talents of a new generation of war poets as it publishes a collection of verses, selected by a panel including poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy, to coincide with Armistice Day.
Ebury Press publishing director Carey Smith acquired UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada) from Roger Field at the...
Fri, 24/06/2011 - 10:52
Vermilion has acquired a memoir and self-help crossover title by actress and fitness guru Jane Fonda, to be published on 11th August.
Ebury managing director Fiona MacIntyre bought UK and Commonwealth rights in the title through Cullen Stanley at Janklow & Nesbit in the US.
The title, Prime Time, offers Fonda's advice...
Mon, 06/06/2011 - 08:55
Ebury will be celebrating 10 years since the first tagine of flavours that was Moro: The Cookbook by releasing all three of the Moro books, including Casa Moro and Moro East, in specially designed paperback editions.
Ebury managing director Fiona MacIntyre described the coincidence of Moro’s 10th anniversary...
Fri, 15/04/2011 - 11:28
The final day of London Book Fair has seen more rights announcements, including a midwife's tale for HarperCollins and a Madchester graphic novel trilogy for S&S.
Further deals revealed today include a Marcus Chown title for...
Fri, 25/03/2011 - 12:00
Ebury Press is to publish the memoir of "The Royle Family" and "Brookside" actress Sue Johnston.
Editorial director Charlotte Cole acquired world rights to Things I Couldn't Tell My Mother from Jan Thornton at Ken McReddie. The title will be published as an £18.99 hardback on 1st September.
Tue, 21/12/2010 - 15:03
Jamie Oliver has landed the coveted Christmas Number One spot after his latest cookbook, Jamie's 30-Minute Meals (Michael Joseph), sold 149,640 copies in just seven days.
It is the third time that the TV chef has scored a Christmas number one—Happy Days with the Naked Chef topped the charts in 2001 and...