HQ has landed a “beautiful” book on kindness by Hello! editor in chief Rosie Nixon featuring contributions from Fearne Cotton, Matt Haig, June Sarpong and the Duchess... Read more
Headline is launching new editions of its five Neil Gaiman novels, Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Anansi Boys and The Ocean at the End of the Lane, this spring.... Read more
Amazon is being sued for anti-competitive behaviour in the United States by the same law firm that successfully sued Apple and five major publishers for colluding to fix e-book prices... Read more
Elizabeth Day and Johny Pitts are to be the new presenters of BBC Radio 4’s "Open Book" programme.
Scribe is to publish The Changing of the Guard: The British Army Since 9/11 by Simon Akam next month.
British Library Publishing is to bring forward the publication of a sea shanty guide, due to overwhelming interest on Twitter and TikTok. ... Read more
Dead Ink Books and Farrar Straus & Giroux (FSG) are to publish Missouri Williams’ "brilliant and depraved" debut novel The Doloriad next year, with FSG's MCD imprint publishing in the US. ... Read more
Andersen Press is to relaunch its weekly online children's storytime sessions in partnership with Seven Stories, the National Centre for Children's Books.... Read more
London-based writers' agency Spread the Word has today announced the names of 30 writers who have been selected for its 2021 London Writers Awards development programme... Read more
Editors and agents say books about the natural world and “oblique” looks at the pandemic are strong trends for the year ahead while readers also... Read more
Avon has bought two more novels from Bella Osborne, taking its contract with the writer up to 2022.
Rowman & Littlefield has reshuffled responsibilities within its sales and marketing team, as it continues to grow internationally.
Hamish Hamilton has signed Protection, the “superb” second novel from 2020 Booker Prize shortlistee Avni Doshi.
Raven Books is to publish People Like Them, the "brutal" English language debut of French Algerian novelist, actor and playwright Samira Sedira. ... Read more
A big issue of the pandemic was been the shifting of publishing schedules, with many titles kicked into 2021, and a relatively small portion shifted... Read more
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Issue No 5913
Friday, January 15 2021
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