Wed, 19/12/2012 - 15:38
Tindal Street Press and Serpent’s Tail have acquired the rights to Books, the second novel from Charlie Hill and the “perfect anti-Christmas book and gift for Scrooge” due to be published in November 2013.
TSP editor Luke Brown acquired UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Canada) from Charlie Brotherstone...
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...
Mon, 23/04/2012 - 08:40
Five runners attempting the 26-mile marathon in aid of the Book Trade Charity (BTBS) yesterday (22nd April) successfully completed the course.
Fastest finisher was Tindal Street Press press officer Rikhi Ubhi in three hours 52 minutes and five seconds. Canongate m.d....
Tue, 03/04/2012 - 14:47
Gaynor Arnold’s début novel, Girl in a Blue Dress, from Birmingham-based independent Tindal Street Press, achieved the rare feat of a place on the longlists of both the Man Booker and the Orange Prize. Arnold, a social worker in her early sixties at the time, was thrown into the full glare of the media spotlight with her...
Fri, 09/12/2011 - 12:11
Bloomsbury has set up a literary events arm called Bloomsbury Institute, hosting literary salons, lectures and book clubs, as well as providing sessions for unpublished writers.
Claire Daly, previously festival co-ordinator for the Soho Literary Festival, has been appointed as...
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-...
Thu, 11/11/2010 - 10:20
Birmingham-based indie Tindal Street Press is giving Orange and Booker-longlisted author Gaynor Arnold's works a new look as it publishes her début collection of short stories and looks ahead to her new novel in 2012.
Tindal Street will be simultaneously publishing short story collection, Lying Together, and reissuing...
Tue, 24/08/2010 - 07:55
Tindal Street Press has acquired a novel by Lancashire novelist Paul Wilson.
Publishing director Alan Mahar acquired UK and Commonwealth rights excluding Canada to The Visiting Angel, from Diana Tyler at MBA Literary Agency.
The novel follows Patrick, a care worker at a halfway house. Called to talk to a man on a...
Tue, 10/08/2010 - 06:22
Tindal Street has bought UK and Commonwealth rights (excluding Australia and New Zealand) to a debut novel about a game of dares two sisters play to come to terms with the death of their young brother.
Editor Luke Brown bought the rights to The Danger Game by Kalinda Ashton from Melbourne-based independent publisher Sleepers...
Thu, 24/06/2010 - 08:15
A former bookseller and librarian at Oxford’s Bodleian, has won the £10,000 Desmond Elliott Prize. Ali Shaw’s The Girl with Glass Feet (Atlantic) was awarded the accolade this evening (23rd June).
Elizabeth Buchan, chair of judges, said: "This is an extraordinary first novel - bold, original, tragic and...