Jonny Geller’s survey of the London literary agency scene is a splendidly comic piece of understated menace. Perhaps I am programmed... Read more
Stuart Bache is managing designer at HarperCollins. Each year, he compiles a selection of his favourite book jackets from the past twelve months. This time,... Read more
Jonathan Cape is publishing novelist Howard Jacobson's retort to Donald Trump's US presidential victory in a "ferociously funny" fairy tale for grown-ups, telling the story of how a... Read more
Audio is a real “growing force” but the formulaic nature of publishing is “crippling” for the industry, the Society of Young Publishers (SYP) Conference has... Read more
The Society of Young Publishers is to host its annual conference this Saturday (26th November) around the theme of bestsellers.
The firing pistol for the annual rights frenzy ahead of the Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF) has sounded, with publishers battling it out to find the... Read more
Cathryn Summerhayes, formerly agent and partner at WME, is to join Curtis Brown on 1st September.
Agent Patrick Walsh is to leave the agency he founded – Conville & Walsh – to set up on his own in Soho, taking authors... Read more
Curtis Brown Creative (CBC) is launching its first online creative writing course for "all-comers".
Literary agent Jonny Geller looks at what makes a bestseller.