DK has announced its first LEGO wellness activity book for adults, which promises to help readers “practice mindfulness, explore creativity and unwind”.
Egmont will publish a sustainable-fashion bible for eco-conscious teenagers from expert author Sarah Klymkiw and designer and illustrator Kim Hankinson.
Hodder & Stoughton has pre-empted an "incredibly compelling" domestic suspense novel from debut author Helen Cooper in a "major" two-book deal.
Oneworld has scooped a book on the “warning signs” behind China’s influence in Europe and North America from once-censored author Clive Hamilton. ... Read more
Canongate has snapped up a “compulsively readable” second novel by Ethiopian-American author Maaza Mengiste.
Egmont Publishing has struck a two-book deal for a middle grade series by “The Guilty Feminist” co-host and comedian Nat Luurtsema.
Viking has struck a two-book deal with Nina Stibbe, which will see the author tackle “the machinations of the contemporary world”.
Welsh indie Candy Jar has joined forces with Hoho Rights to publish a new children's cookbook to accompany the Channel 5 animated series "Shane the... Read more
HarperCollins Children's Books has snapped up world rights in a "lightning-strike pre-empt" to A Clock of Stars by children's author Francesca Gibbons in a major three-book deal.... Read more
Mirror Books has snapped up a German bestseller on how old dogs can teach new tricks, including “patience, enduring love and forgiveness.” ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton will publish an "entertaining and informative" guide to success from ex-England coach Sir Clive Woodward after the Rugby World Cup.... Read more
Puffin UK has snapped up the first fiction book from writer and social advocate Yassmin Abdel-Magied.
Puffin Books has snapped up an activity book version of US actor and author B J Novak's The Book with No Pictures (Puffin). ... Read more
Macmillan Children’s Books has bagged a new book in the What the Ladybird Heard series from Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks.... Read more
Tiger Aspect Productions has optioned mystery novels and computer game Knights and Bikes for an animated TV series.
Issue No 5855
Friday, September 13 2019
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