Tue, 22/05/2012 - 06:30
Virgin Books has acquired rights in Norman Mailer's biography of Marilyn Monroe, Marilyn, making it available for the first time as a mass-market paperback.
Virgin Books editorial director Kate Moore bought UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, but including e-book and serial, to the biography from Charles Buchan...
Mon, 13/02/2012 - 08:10
Virgin Books has scored the autobiography of Olympic athlete and “I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here” contestant Fatima Whitbread.
Editorial director Kate Moore bought world rights (excluding serialisation) in the title from Juliet Mushens at Peters, Fraser and Dunlop. It will be published in July 2012.
Fri, 10/02/2012 - 10:33
Virgin Books has acquired a book bringing the 1920s to life, timing publication to coincide with the third series of ITV series "Downton Abbey", which will be set in the decade.
Editorial director Kate Moore bought world rights directly from the author, Alison Maloney, in Bright Young Things: Life in the Roaring...
Wed, 18/05/2011 - 14:44
Michael O’Mara has acquired a title about the health benefits of aspirin written by a former GP.
MOM commissioning editor Kate Moore acquired world rights in An Aspirin A Day by Dr Keith Souter from Souter’s agent Isabel Atherton of Creative Authors Ltd. MOM will publish on 2nd June 2011.
Mon, 21/02/2011 - 08:47
Michael O'Mara has acquired an anthology about the writers of "Hancock's Half Hour" and "Steptoe and Son", dubbed "the fathers of the British sitcom".
Commissioning editor Kate Moore bought world rights with Elly James of the HHB agency, and Tessa le Bars of Tessa le Bars Management on behalf of...