Bodley Head has secured Ed Miliband's first book following a swift pre-empt with the former Labour Party leader offering "radical ideas to remake the country", The... Read more
Former prime minister David Cameron will “talk candidly” to mark the publication of his long-awaited autobiography, For The Record (William Collins).... Read more
Silvertail has bought the first book written by the late author Mike Lunnon-Wood after the manuscript was discovered in a safe following his death.... Read more
Michael Joseph has bought two novels by saga author Daisy Styles.
Michael Joseph will publish a poetry anthology edited by Gyles Brandreth, serving as a "love letter to the power of poetry".
Lola Okolosie has won the inaugural Novel Studio scholarship from City University for her novel-in-progress, Returnees.
Jonathan Cape has scored two titles on the shortlist for the £5,000 Wainwright Golden Beer Book Prize while Hamish Hamilton author Robert Macfarlane has also... Read more
Salford-born award-winning author and poet David Constantine discusses his work, and hopes for his forthcoming collection.
Fifty-one percent of women over 40 feel older women in fiction books tend to fall into clichéd roles, according to a new survey. ... Read more
Peters Fraser + Dunlop e-book imprint Agora Books has launched a prize to celebrate its new writers’ group, Lost the Plot, which offers "no-nonsense advice, industry insight, and community... Read more
Heidi Perks, Dorothy Koomson and Elly Griffiths are among 28 writers to make the Dead Good Reader Awards shortlists, following a record number of nominations. ... Read more
Lee Child has compared Boris Johnson to Donald Trump and weighed in on Brexit as he joins forces with Jojo Moyes, Kate Mosse and Ken... Read more
The Royal Society of Literature celebrated the late Andrea Levy’s contribution to literature last night, as it elected 45 new Fellows and Honorary Fellows. ... Read more
MP David Lammy will explore tribalism and the questions of belonging in a "fascinating and perceptive analysis", that will be published Constable following a four-way auction. ... Read more
Universal Pictures has optioned the film rights to author Jojo Moyes' forthcoming novel The Giver of Stars (Michael Joseph), with director Ol Parker of the "Mamma Mia!" sequel.... Read more
Issue No 5851
Friday, July 19 2019
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