Despite planning a ‘hybrid’ fair earlier in the year, the organisers of the Frankfurt Book Fair have had to change tack in the light of... Read more
The speculation from on high that we are likely to be living with lockdown restrictions for at least the next six months is a bitter... Read more
Around 2,500 digital exhibitors from 89 countries have already signed up to take part in the digital Frankfurt Book Fair this year, organisers have announced.
Editors are observing a noticeable rise in the volume of agent submissions of books by writers from underrepresented communities, while books that make sense of our... Read more
Ruby Wax, Simon Schama and former governor of Bank of England Mark Carney among authors who will be appearing at Peters Fraser + Dunlop's virtual Frankfurt Book... Read more
Frankfurt Book Fair organisers have abandoned plans to have physical exhibitors this year due to the coronavirus pandemic, it has been announced.
Pan Macmillan non-fiction publisher Robin Harvie has signed a new leadership manual, Leadership Strategy and Tactics: Field Manual, by American ex-Navy SEAL Jocko Willink.... Read more
Picador has bought a memoir examining loss, family and migration by Dylan Thomas Prize-winning poet Kayo Chingonyi after a five-way auction.
More than 50 crime authors and members of the Detection Club, including Ian Rankin, Mick Herron and Val McDermid, will contribute to a HarperCollins-published title... Read more
W&N has landed the "virtuoso" debut novel from poet Sam Riviere in a multi-publisher auction.
Firefly Press has sold Catherine Fisher’s award-winning Middle Grade novel The Clockwork Crow, and sequel The Velvet Fox, to Walker Books US after a three-way auction. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has pre-empted the “exhilarating” début novel from Bethany Clift in a two-book deal.
Issue No 5899
Friday, September 25 2020
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