Bloomsbury has signed the latest work from Khaled Hosseini, a "lyrical and intensely moving story" entitled Sea Prayer.
Faber has revealed the details of Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Sally Rooney’s eagerly anticipated second novel, "an exquisite love story" exploring themes of... Read more
The company behind the Rebel Girls series is already planning a second print run for book two, due for release next week, following “unprecedented demand”... Read more
Kit de Waal's anthology Common People, providing a platform for new working class writers, is now fully crowd-funded for publication with Unbound. ... Read more
Authors Reni Eddo-Lodge and Kiran Millwood Hargrave have made the cut for the 2018 Jhalak Prize shortlist.
The Japanese art of forest bathing has been heralded as a potential big-hitting non-fiction trend of 2018, while the popularity of medical memoirs and feminist books... Read more
Ahead of the 2018 YA Book Prize shortlist announcement, we catch up with some of last year's #YA10 authors.
Irish authors have launched a social media campaign to get Emma Hannigan's latest novel, Letters To My Daughters, to number one after the mother-of-two revealed she... Read more
The Korean film adaptation of Sarah Waters’ bestselling Fingersmith triumphed at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) last night, along with the documentary, “I Am... Read more
Legal thriller writer John Grisham is to headline the 2018 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate this July.
The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society (ALCS) is repeating its survey measuring authors’ incomes.
Vintage has added 10 new titles to its Vintage Minis series with a line-up including Margaret Atwood’s Freedom, Yuval Noah Harari’s Money and War by Sebastian Faulks. ... Read more
Atlantic imprint Corvus has joined forces with literary agency A M Heath to launch a crime and thriller competition.
The Booker Prize Foundation has revealed a new prize to mark its 50th anniversary which will put previous winners across five decades into contention for a one-off award.... Read more
Penguin is launching a pop-up bookshop stocked solely with titles by female writers for International Women’s Day.
Issue No 5791
Friday, February 23 2018
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