Tue, 17/07/2012 - 08:00
Simon & Schuster’s commissioning editor for sport, Rhea Halford, has left the company.
Halford took up her post with S&S in March 2011 and has signed titles such as memoirs by Welsh rugby captain Sam Warburton and Man United footballer Paul Scholes.
She has left to begin "a new adventure abroad",...
Tue, 22/05/2012 - 09:00
Welsh rugby captain Sam Warburton has signed a two-book deal with Simon & Schuster.
The Welsh sporting champ’s first book will be entitled My Grand Slam Year, which will cover his past 12 months in rugby, in which he became the Welsh captain, participated in the Rugby World Cup, the Grand Slam and the Six Nations....
Fri, 04/11/2011 - 10:54
Simon & Schuster has bought rights to an autobiography by Australian swimming star Ian Thorpe.
World rights from Jonathan Kilmartin and Sarah Wooldridge at IMG by Larissa Edwards, S&S's Australian head of publishing, and Rhea Halford, S&S UK sports commissioning editor. The book will be published in October 2012....