Fitzcarraldo Editions has snapped up a “vital” book on gender politics by Paul B Preciado, including an account of the author’s own transition.... Read more
Michael O’Mara Books is to publish the first comprehensive popular biography in 30 years of Margaret Beaufort by historian Nicola Tallis.
Hachette Children's Group will publish Poems from a Green and Blue Planet, a uniquely inclusive anthology of poetry from around the world, on National Poetry Day... Read more
Hamish Hamilton will publish “a lost classic of children's nature writing”, The House Without Windows, from 1927, to be introduced and illustrated by Jackie Morris. ... Read more
John Murray Press has signed a “searing” concise polemical history of nationalism by two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Jill Lepore.
Penguin Books will publish a sequel to Karen M McManus’ bestselling YA thriller One Of Us Is Lying, entitled One of Us is Next. ... Read more
Firefly Press has landed a “scary and heart-warming” middle grade sci-fi horror by Jennifer Killick.
Headline has bagged the “uniquely hilarious” debut novel from Kira Jane Buxton about a “foul-mouthed” crow’s battle to save humanity from extinction.
Scarborough indie Valley Press is to publish A Suitable Love Object, a collection of poetry by Rebecca Swift, the founder of The Literary Consultancy, who died in... Read more
Orion imprint Trapeze has bagged its first two fiction titles from Posy Lovell in a new partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Scribner UK has acquired a book by Justin Trudeau’s foreign policy advisor Omer Aziz, following an auction.
Canongate will publish BBC Radio 6 presenter Mark Radcliffe’s book Crossroads, discussing pivotal tracks in music and the musicians who performed them.... Read more
Newly formed Oxford indie Guppy Books has bought two middle-grade books by American author Sharon Creech.
Biteback will publish an "antidote to the gloom of the Brexit years" by Patrick Kidd, former political sketchwriter at the Times.... Read more
Bloomsbury imprint Sigma has snapped up Dr Alice Bell's book on the history of climate change.
Issue No 5842
Friday, May 17 2019
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