London Book Fair: ones to watch, part II

London Book Fair: ones to watch, part II

A new novel from Man Booker Prize-winner Penelope Lively leads David Higham Associates' hot books. How it All Began is about how a minor incident sparks a chain of events, derailing several lives. Fig Tree will publish in the UK in November and Viking has US rights. Lessons in Laughing Out Loud by Rowan Coleman is also on offer, a book about an obese woman in her 30s forced to confront her childhood in the events following the return of her one-time stepdaughter. Arrow will publish in the UK in August and Gallery publish in the US in February 2012. Rights to Walker Books' UK title, Daylig...

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