Fri, 25/07/2014 - 11:55
Oneworld has signed two non-fiction titles for publication next year and 2016.
Senior commissioning editor Mike Harpley acquired The Rise of the Robots: How Automation will Cause Inequality and Mass Unemployment by Martin Ford, in a deal UK and Commonwealth rights with Isabelle Bleeker at Purseus.
The book argues that...
Mon, 31/03/2014 - 08:50
Biteback's head of production Hollie Teague is leaving the publisher for a role at DK.
Earlier in the month, it was announced that editorial director Sam Carter had been hired by Oneworld as commissioning editor. Namkwan Cho, a designer at...
Tue, 11/03/2014 - 09:20
Oneworld has hired Biteback Books editorial director Sam Carter in the role of commissioning editor.
Carter will bolster Oneworld’s non-fiction team, reporting to co-publisher Juliet Mabey. He will focus on acquiring narrative non-fiction including biography, travel writing, the arts, history and politics.
Thu, 16/05/2013 - 07:30
Biteback has signed an autobiography by Paralympic champion David Weir.
“The Weirwolf”, as he became known during the 2012 Games, won four gold medals in wheelchair racing events.
Sam Carter, editorial director at Biteback, bought world English language rights to Weirwolf: The David Weir Story, from...