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Is true gender equality still stranger than fiction?

There are some men who, upon learning that I have been involved in two feminist books, like to say to me that women are: “More... Read more

Marilynne Robinson's essay collection on America to Virago

Virago has bought a new collection of essays from multi award-winning American novelist and essayist Marilynne Robinson called What Are We Doing Here? which asks "how America should... Read more

Parker Posey memoir to Virago

Virago's Sarah Savitt, deputy publisher at Virago, announced at Hachette's Showcase that she has signed You’re on an Airplane, an "irreverent, frank, laugh-out-loud" memoir by... Read more

Virago launches #BooksforChange for International Women’s Day

Virago is launching a month-long photo challenge and social media campaign #BooksforChange to support International Women’s Day on 8th March. ... Read more

Virago and The Pool launch new crime writer award

Virago deputy publisher Sarah Savitt and The Pool c.e.o. Sam Baker have launched a competition to find a new female crime writer for Virago.... Read more

Virago to publish Trump reaction anthology Radical Hope

Virago is to publish an anthology of 31 original letters written in the weeks after the election of president Donald Trump from novelists, poets and... Read more

Virago to publish true spy tale optioned by Paramount

Virago has acquired A Woman of No Importance, the true story of an American WWII spy Virginia Hall, by author, journalist and broadcaster Sonia Purnell. ... Read more

Virago ventures into kids’ classics

Virago is making a big push into the children’s market, by publishing 22 titles through its modern classics list this year.  Read more

Bawden children’s books to become Virago classics

Virago will this year publish three Nina Bawden children’s books as part of its Virago Modern Classics (VMC) range. Read more

Virago acquires first title from Oprah Winfrey imprint: The Black Angels

Virago has acquired one of the first titles publishing under Oprah Winfrey’s new book imprint at Flatiron Books in the US: The Black Angels: The Untold Story of... Read more

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