Fri, 12/10/2012 - 11:14
Canongate editorial director Francis Bickmore has acquired a début novel from Luke Brown, senior editor at UK independent publisher Tindal St Press. Bickmore bought world rights to My Biggest Lie from Peter Straus at Rogers, Coleridge & White.
A comic novel about “father figures, second chances and knowing...
Thu, 07/04/2011 - 08:59
Tindal Street Press has acquired a debut novel after discovering the author at a writing festival.
Editor Luke Brown bought world rights to Robyn directly from author Deborah Morgan. He discovered her work when judging a "Pulp Idol" competition at the Liverpool Writing on the Wall festival. The book tells the story of a 10-...
Sat, 09/01/2010 - 16:19
When Beauty by Raphael Selbourne was announced as the Costa First Novel Award winner this week, literary editor and 2009 Booker-judge Michael Prodger spoke of how "people have been complaining this year that the contemporary novel doesn't...