Trapeze has revealed details of Candice Carty-Williams' eagerly awaited second novel, People Person, secured in a “substantial six-figure sum”... Read more
David Walliams and Tony Ross' Gangsta Granny Strikes Again! (HarperCollins Children's Books) has swiped the UK Official Top 50 number one spot for a second week... Read more
Hachette UK has bought John Catt Educational for an undisclosed sum in a deal that sees it become part of Hodder Education Group. Read more
Candida Lacey, former publishing director at Myriad Editions, is joining the newly announced Footnote Press as consulting editor.
Yasmine Awwad, Sophie Meadows and Mathelinda Nabugodi have been shortlisted for the Deborah Rogers Foundation Writers Award, chosen from 983 entries this year. ... Read more
Ed Lake is moving to Weidenfeld & Nicolson in the newly created role of publishing director for non-fiction after five years at Profile. ... Read more
Scottish crime writers including Val McDermid, Abir Mukherjee and Louise Welsh are among a new cohort of tutors featuring on Inverness writing centre Moniack Mhor's 2022 programme.... Read more
Independent press Rough Trade Books has landed Sheena Patel's "imaginative, vital" debut novel I'm a Fan.
Quercus has signed two more standalone novels from bestselling author Beth O’Leary.
Aidan Meller Creative director of Ai-Da Robot
I’d been in the art world for over 20 years before I devised Ai-Da.
Syima Aslam Director of the Bradford Literature Festival
Lizzie Damilola Blackburn Author
Academic Alex Hyde‘s first novel is a lyrical tale about two women named Violet during the Second World War. Read more
The second novel by acclaimed poet Luke Kennard is a sharply observed and often comic tale of dangerous midlife liaisons.
Writer Christina Patterson returns with a memoir about family, mental illness, cake and fortitude.
The Caribbean continues to inspire Alex Wheatle, who returns to this setting in his latest novel, which is about an irrepressible female pirate.
February is another huge month for paperbacks, with more than 400 titles submitted to me and plenty of fantastic publishing to look out for. I’m particularly excited about Picador’s launch of the...
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Friday, November 26 2021
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