Thu, 02/08/2012 - 08:05
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired two-book YA series The Hundred, written by debut author Kass Morgan.
Editorial director Kate Howard and assistant editor Harriet Bourton bought world English rights from Sara Shandler and Joelle Hobeika at Alloy Entertainment, with US rights to Elizabeth Bewley at Little, Brown Books for Young...
Fri, 04/05/2012 - 08:05
Hodder & Stoughton has made a series of promotions in its fiction team, following the company's "biggest fiction year to date" in 2011.
Kate Howard [pictured], previously senior editor, has been promoted to the position of editorial director, and will work with Harriet Bourton, who has been promoted to assistant...
Mon, 21/03/2011 - 08:52
Hodder has acquired a crossover dystopian trilogy from Gemma Malley, whose The Declaration trilogy was published by Bloomsbury.
Senior editor Kate Howard acquired world rights to The Killables series from Dorie Simmonds of the Dorie Symmonds Agency. The first novel in the series, The Killables, is set in the year 2065, and follows...
Sun, 21/06/2009 - 08:13
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired a "mash up of horror and history" detailing the demon secrets of Queen Victoria by a pseudonymous author.
Editor Kate Howard bought Queen Victoria: Demon Hunter in a pre-emptive deal from Antony Topping, literary agent at Greene & Heaton. Howard obtained the title by A...
Fri, 17/08/2007 - 06:54
Hodder has snapped up Erika Mailman's début The Witch's Trinity, a "haunting and unforgettable" novel set during the witch trials in 16th-century Germany.
Kate Howard bought the book from agent Anna Jarota of Anna Jarota Literary Agency and is rushing it out this December as a demy hardback. Crown...