Birmingham-based independent publisher The Emma Press has been awarded nearly £15,000 from Arts Council England to help them grow as an inclusive children’s publisher.... Read more
Amelia Hodgson has been promoted to rights agent, a year after joining The Bent Agency (TBA).
Netflix is seeking the dismissal of a lawsuit by indie publisher Chooseco over its interactive Black Mirror episode "Bandersnatch".
Little Tiger Group imprint Stripes Publishing has acquired a middle-grade mystery series developed by Karen Ball and written by Annabelle Sami.
The British Library is considering opening a new facility in Leeds, alongside plans to expand its existing reading rooms in the area.
Red Planet Pictures has optioned property thriller Our House by Louise Candlish (Simon & Schuster UK) following an auction.
Vintage and Index on Censorship are calling on independent bookshops to coordinate creative publication events for Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments, the much-anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s... Read more
Sir Elton John has finally revealed the title and cover of his first autobiography, Me, to be released in October.
E L James will appear at Chelsea Old Town Hall to celebrate the publication of her upcoming novel The Mister.
Children’s author Katherine Rundell steals the show with her new novel, a pacy tale about a well intentioned heist.
Figures from the publishing industry including Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson joined over one million other protesters at Saturday’s march in London.... Read more
Egmont has signed a two-book deal with Sarah Driver for a middle-grade fantasy series.
John Murray has signed debut novels by Oisín Fagan and Prospect magazine managing editor Sameer Rahim for its JM Originals list of fresh and distinctive new... Read more
William Collins has secured world rights to “the most beautiful and vivid love letters ever to be written during the Second World War”. ... Read more
Inclusive children’s publisher Knights Of has hired Khadija Osman, currently a bookseller at the Forbidden Planet London Megastore, to run its new bookshop Round Table... Read more
Issue No 5835
Friday, March 22 2019
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