Head of Zeus has acquired a time travel murder mystery from "brilliant new voice" Kate Mascarenhas.
Simon & Schuster UK has acquired two books by American YA debut author Erin Stewart following a five-publisher auction.
Bonnier Zaffre is the latest in a raft of publishers to get behind this summer's royal wedding of Prince Harry to actress Meghan Markle.... Read more
Lagom is publishing The Good Girl’s Guide To Being A Dick, the first English translation of Alexandra Reinwarth's book which has sold half a million copies... Read more
Little, Brown has pre-empted Andrew Sean Greer's 2018 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel Less within 24 hours.
Virago has acquired a "hilarious and poignant" essay collection, I Might Regret This, about love, loss and "figuring out who you really are when you thought you already knew" from... Read more
Royal biographer Penny Junor is publishing a book about all the dogs the Queen has owned in her lifetime, called All the Queen's Corgis.... Read more
Transworld has acquired a non-fiction book "about an introvert who tries to live as an extrovert for a year".
Constable has acquired the memoir of a dry-stone waller, publishing in May.
Harvill Secker has won debut novelist Rosie Price’s literary novel, What Red Was, in an "intense" five-way auction.... Read more
Piatkus has acquired Cosmopolitan editor-in-chief Farrah Storr's first book at auction, about spending time in our "discomfort zone".
HarperCollins Children’s Books will publish David Walliams’ third and final title in ‘The World’s Worst Children’ series in May, with illustrations by Tony Ross.... Read more
Rights to T S Eliot Prize winner Ocean Vuong’s debut novel have been snapped up around the world, with Jonathan Cape clinching rights to publish it in... Read more
Mirror Books has acquired a five-book series by "Scandi noir sensation", Jesper Stein.
Orion Fiction has acquired a psychological suspense debut at auction with "the mother of all high-concept twists".
Issue No 5797
Friday, April 20 2018
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