Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a “dazzlingly original” book from frieze magazine editor Jennifer Higgie on the history of female artists through their self-portraits.... Read more
Icon Books has snapped up three "very different but equally compelling memoirs" for 2020.
Viking has acquired a memoir by “Emily Doe”, the woman sexually assaulted by Stanford swimmer Brock Turner, telling the story of the attack, trial and... Read more
Picador has scooped the "heart-stopping" new novel from Sarah Moss in a six-figure deal following a heated nine-way auction.
Princeton University Press will publish The Obama Portraits, in association with the National Portrait Gallery, Washington.
PRH imprint Hamish Hamilton will publish Jonathan Safran Foer’s "urgent and compelling work" of non-fiction We Are The Weather: Saving The Planet Begins At Breakfast... Read more
Octopus imprint Cassell has scored Classic FM’s first puzzle book, promising hours of musical trivia, visual teasers and challenges.
Indie children’s publisher Everything With Words has landed its first adult book, a “brilliantly funny” guide to democracy by ex-MP Bob Marshall Andrews and illustrator... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has bagged a First World War saga series on Britain’s first female police officers from debut author and journalist Johanna Bell.... Read more
Atlantic Books has acquired the official account of Twitter sensation 'Led By Donkeys', who exposed the hypocrisies of Brexit by publishing political leaders' tweets on advertising... Read more
Can of Worms imprint Civic Books will publish the memoir of Holocaust survivor and peace worker Irene Butter in the UK in November. ... Read more
Headline Home has snapped up a guide to Ayurvedic wellness rituals by Mira Manek.
Indie publisher 404 Ink has sold audio rights of Chris McQueer’s award-winning Hings, and follow-up HWFG, to Audible.... Read more
Century has snapped up Lorraine Kelly's self-help guide to "living a brighter life".
Laurence King Publishing has signed How to Save the World for Free, by environmental campaigner Natalie Fee.
Issue No 5846
Friday, June 14 2019
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