Fri, 12/09/2014 - 11:40
Little, Brown Book Group’s Robinson imprint, formerly part of Constable & Robinson, has bought “South African publishing phenomenon” The Real Meal Revolution.
Robinson’s publishing director Duncan Proudfoot bought world rights to The Real Meal Revolution from South African agent Gary...
Tue, 09/09/2014 - 09:55
The University of East Anglia is adding a Masters in Crime Fiction to its Creative Writing programme, which will launch in September 2015.
The new Masters will address the genre from a critical, theoretical and historical perspective as well incorporating a large Creative Writing component. Publisher Little, Brown will be...
Tue, 02/09/2014 - 09:30
Two novels from Transworld imprints and a further two from Little, Brown have been shortlisted for the CWA Goldsboro Gold Dagger for Best Crime Novel of the Year at the Specsavers Crime Thriller Awards.
Paula Daly’s Keep Your Friends Close (Bantam), which reveals what happens when a marriage falls apart with fatal...
Tue, 26/08/2014 - 09:00
Little, Brown UK is running a tour with 47 bloggers for its newly-published The Destroyer series by Warren Murphy (published by Sphere), which is currently being adapted into a Hollywood film.
The blog tour, which will run until 7th October, will see 47 bloggers assigned with a date on which to post their review of the...
Fri, 22/08/2014 - 12:10
Little, Brown is to publish a new edition of Cathy, a book of photographs of Kate Bush by her brother, almost 30 years after the book’s first and only printing.
Cathy, which was published as a run of 500 copies in 1986, features photographs of the singer as a young girl, with accompanying text.
Thu, 21/08/2014 - 16:00
BBC Scotland plans a two-part dramatisation of Iain Banks’ novel Stonemouth.
Production company Slate North will partner on the drama, to be shown on BBC Scotland and BBC Two.
It will be the first TV adaptation of the author's work since...
Wed, 20/08/2014 - 09:40
Little, Brown Book Group has created a new editorial division encompassing the Piatkus, Constable and Robinson imprints.
Tim Whiting, currently publisher for Piatkus and non-fiction publisher for Abacus, has been promoted to publisher of the new Piatkus Constable Robinson division, which has been created to “take advantage of...
Thu, 14/08/2014 - 09:25
CJ Daugherty has teamed up with French author Carina Rozenfeld to write a new YA series set in London and Paris.
The two-part series is a supernatural adventure story and will be published by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. The first book, The Secret Fire, will hit shelves in September 2015, with a second title to...
Thu, 14/08/2014 - 09:00
Little, Brown Book Group is moving its distribution services for Constable & Robinson from The Book Service (TBS) to the Hachette-owned Littlehampton Book Services (LBS).
The move comes following Little, Brown’s purchase of Constable...
Thu, 07/08/2014 - 11:39
Little, Brown Book Group imprint Sphere is to publish the script book for "True Detective: Season One".
World English rights were acquired in a joint deal for Little, Brown by Ed Wood at Sphere, and Josh Kendall at Mulholland in the US.
The book is by “True Detective” creator, showrunner and writer Nic...