Orion has pre-empted an "uplit" debut from Headline non-fiction editor Richard Roper in a "major" six-figure deal within 48 hours of submission... Read more
More than 420 indie bookshops are taking part in this year’s Independent Bookshop Week, which has been hailed as “bigger and better than ever” by the Booksellers Association. Read more
Lionel Shriver has replied to 2016's WriteNow mentees, who recently penned an open letter condemning the author's views on diversity expressed in a column the Spectator... Read more
Gail Honeyman has won the 2018 Authors’ Club Best First Novel Award for her debut Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (HarperCollins).
Karl Nova has won the CLiPPA prize for his debut poetry collection, Rhythm and Poetry, published by Caboodle Books.
Head of Zeus has signed rights to Man Booker Prize winner Ben Okri's "timely" new novel The Freedom Artist.
Independent mental health publisher Trigger has acquired the first book of TV presenter, Simon Thomas, about coping with the death of his wife Gemma. ... Read more
Lightning Books has signed the fifth novel of award-winning Australian writer Emily Maguire.
Canadian publisher Greystone Books is to release The Little Book of Cannabis: How Marijuana Can Improve Your Life this November.
Author at Walker Books
Author Angie Thomas on why she is "tired of talking about racism", but hopeful for the future.
Brace yourself for the busiest month of the year in children’s publishing, led by a starry list of top sellers that includes the paperback of La Belle Sauvage , Cressida Cowell’s Twice Magic , a new...
Associate editor at FutureBook
It's official: you get more thrills listening to the audio adaptation of a novel than you do from its equivalent on Netflix.
Issue No 5785
Friday, June 22 2018
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