Tue, 15/04/2014 - 09:40
Donna Tartt has won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for fiction for her book The Goldfinch (Little, Brown).
Judges said the book “stimulates the mind and touches the heart” when the prize was awarded in the US last night (14th April).
Tartt has been awarded $10,000 for winning in the category, which honours...
Fri, 11/04/2014 - 15:33
Little, Brown has pre-empted UK and Commonwealth rights to The Opinion of Others by Tali Sharot.
The book is described as “a brilliant psychology book that has the potential to change your mind about how you make decisions in every aspect of your life.”
Little, Brown’s Tim Whiting struck the deal...
Fri, 11/04/2014 - 09:45
Constable & Robinson staff will move in to the Little, Brown office later this month.
Staff at the formerly independent publisher, which was bought by Little, Brown in February, have been undergoing a consultation on just over 20 roles in...
Thu, 10/04/2014 - 09:50
Big deals struck at this year’s London Book Fair include a quartet of adult fantasy novels and a non-fiction book from the former governor of the Bank of England, Lord Mervyn King.
Little, Brown acquired UK and Commonwealth rights to King’s book on the state of the world economy. Provisionally titled Alchemy or...
Thu, 03/04/2014 - 08:55
Tinder Press has acquired a debut novel from creative writing student Sarah Leipciger.
The book, The Mountain Can Wait, was acquired in a joint world English language deal with Little, Brown in the US from Clare Alexander of Aitken Alexander Associates. Laura Tisdel of Little, Brown was the acquiring editor.
Tue, 25/03/2014 - 09:00
Little, Brown is to publish the new novel by Man Booker Prize-shortlisted A D Miller.
Richard Beswick bought The Faithful Couple from Zoe Waldie at Rogers, Coleridge and White.
Little, Brown said The Faithful Couple is “that rare bird: a literary novel with mass appeal as well as the potential to win...
Fri, 21/03/2014 - 13:25
Little, Brown has signed five more titles in Frank Lampard’s Frankie’s Magic Football series, including a special in time for the World Cup this year.
Karen Ball, publisher at Atom and Little, Brown Young Readers, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Zoe King at The Blair Partnership.
The five books will...
Wed, 12/03/2014 - 09:40
Consultation has begun on more than 20 roles at Constable & Robinson as the independent publisher merges with Little, Brown.
The roles involved are understood to be mainly in sales, marketing and production. Constable & Robinson currently employs 41 people.
A Hachette spokesperson confirmed that "just over 20...
Mon, 10/03/2014 - 11:09
Donna Tartt’s The Goldfinch (Little, Brown) is to be adapted for the screen by the production company behind the film adaptations of The Hunger Games.
Nina Jacobson’s Color Force is searching for a filmmaker to adapt the novel,...
Fri, 28/02/2014 - 07:05
Little, Brown has formed an ongoing partnership with current affairs journal, Prospect.
The partnership covers non-fiction titles published under the Little, Brown and Abacus imprints with a particular emphasis on its economics and "smart thinking" list, which includes high-profile authors such as Tim Harford and Evan...