An initiative has been launched by the IPG to help indie publishers sell more rights at the Frankfurt Book Fair and give their books global... Read more
Ebury imprint BBC Books has dropped author Gareth Roberts from its forthcoming Doctor Who short story collection, following comments he made about transgender people on... Read more
The global rash of phishing targeted towards the publishing industry is continuing after the Frankfurt Book Fair, with at least one targeted company calling on the New... Read more
Igloo Books is partnering with the RSPCA to publish a series of novelty board books, sticker and activity titles, illustrated by Sebastien Braun.
Bloomsbury has pre-empted The Right to Sex, a book about male sexual entitlement and #MeToo by Oxford professor Amia Srinivasan.
The British Indian writer and literary director of the JCB Prize for Literature explains how a prize backed by a construction giant is enhancing the... Read more
A host of big names—including several past headliners—have contributed to the official book celebrating the 50th anniversary of Glastonbury Festival.
Studio Press has acquired world, all-language rights to Dave and the Tooth Fairy by former Tamarind Books publisher Verna Wilkins.
Oneworld list Rock the Boat has signed a series about a group of “mini feminists” on a play-date by début author and Little, Brown publisher... Read more
Chronicle has acquired two picture books from author Jonathan Stutzman and illustrator Jay Fleck.
A piece of investigative journalism about women’s sex lives has been signed in a seven-figure deal by Simon & Schuster US, with a six-figure UK... Read more
HQ has made a “swift” six-figure pre-empt to secure We Are Not Like Them, a “compulsively page-turning” début by Simon & Schuster US senior editor... Read more
Issue No 5853
Friday, August 16 2019
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