Singer Tina Turner has written a guide to life using Buddhist principles, to be published by HarperCollins.
Cambridge University Press has signed an Open Access partnership with Hindawi Limited for five of its journals.
HarperCollins global revenues fell 4.4% in the financial year ending 30th June, including a 3% decline in the fourth quarter, according to figures from parent... Read more
Fourth Estate has won a five-publisher auction for the “dazzling” debut novel from PRH assistant editor Kasim Ali, in a six-figure two-book deal.... Read more
Headline has acquired an "ambitious" work centred on conflict in the Middle East by historian and author James Barr in a "heated" six-way auction.... Read more
Macmillan Children's Books has won a multi-publisher auction for a young fiction series by debut author Lola Morayo.
Movie animal trainer Julie Tottman has signed with Sphere to author two books, about two of the deserving animals she has rescued, loved and trained to appear... Read more
Doubleday has acquired Jamie O'Connell's "stunning" debut Diving for Pearls, featuring intertwining stories "combining dark wit and devastating emotional truth". ... Read more
Amazon imprint Lake Union has signed a three-book deal with comedy author Nick Spalding.
Mirror Books has landed the “extraordinary” true story of Audrey Hepburn and her time as a resistance fighter during the Second World War, written by... Read more
Tiny Tree has acquired a new junior fiction series from Bonnie Bridgman, featuring fun, adventure and a strong female lead.
Ebury imprint Vermilion is releasing a 10th anniversary edition of Brené Brown’s The Gifts of Imperfection.
The Society of Authors (SoA) had awarded grants totalling £185,000 to writers including Derek Owusu and John Mapanje for their works in progress.
The Bookseller has been acquired by the publisher of theatre magazine the Stage, in a move that will see the 162-year-old book trade newspaper join... Read more
Bernardine Evaristo, Lee Child and Ian McEwan will head the bill for the digital UEA Live festival, marking 50 years of the University of East... Read more
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Issue No 5894
Friday, July 24 2020
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