William Collins has appointed Wildfire commissioning editor Shoaib Rokadiya as editorial director.
As the "New Year New Me" feeling hits, behaviour scientist B J Fogg's new book shares his method for the most effective way to change your... Read more
The first trailer has been released for the BBC and Hulu’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People (Faber).
The Manchester Writing Competition has revealed its poetry and fiction finalists featuring novelist Katie Hale as well as Momtaza Mehri, the former Young People’s Laureate for London,... Read more
Wolf Hall (HarperCollins), Hilary Mantel’s first book in the Thomas Cromwell trilogy, has won the public poll run by the Walter Scott Prize to find the UK’s favourite... Read more
Collins has bought the A-Z list and rights to publish its mapping brand, taking the range “into the twenties and beyond”.
Baroness Helena Kennedy is stepping down as chair of the Booker Prize Foundation after five years.
Writer Milly Johnson has won the Romantic Novelists' Association (RNA) 2020 Outstanding Achievement Award for her "extraordinary contribution" to the genre.
A celebration of Sonny Mehta’s life in books will be held in London on Monday 9th March.
Nancy Adimora is returning to HarperCollins in a newly created diversity-focused role, helping to attract authors and reach new or currently underserved audiences.... Read more
Transworld has launched a volunteer award to honour the memory of Sophie Christopher, who died aged 28 last year.
HarperCollins UK has announced Charlotte Veaney as its new group production director, taking over from Mike Levaggi who is moving to a new role.... Read more
Anna Dempsey, Kerry Hood and Iain Rowan have been nominated for the Costa Short Story Award 2019.
Hilary Mantel will appear at a Manchester Literature Festival event in April as part of her publicity campaign for The Mirror & The Light (Fourth Estate).... Read more
Bonnier Books UK has signed a deal with Garth Nix for a new novel in the Old Kingdom series and his backlist, marking the first... Read more
Issue No 5870
Friday, January 24 2020
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