William Collins has pre-empted the “explosive” diaries of former UK Foreign Minister Sir Alan Duncan, kept while he served in government from 2016 until the... Read more
The National Literacy Trust and the Premier League are teaming up to distribute nearly 25,000 books to five to 11-year-olds from disadvantaged backgrounds this World... Read more
Flying Eye Books will publish Bandoola: The Great Elephant Rescue, the publisher's third collaboration with author and illustrator William Grill. ... Read more
Hachette Children's has acquired world rights to a new series from British Chinese author M Chan. The Tiger Warrior series is billed as a "thrilling" action-adventure... Read more
Picador has triumphed in an 11-publisher auction for Everything's Fine by debut US author Cecilia Rabess, amid a scramble for rights around the world.... Read more
Europa Editions is to publish American author Lillian Fishman's debut novel, Acts of Service, after triumphing in a "fiercely competitive auction".
The winners have been revealed for this year's Publishers’ Publicity Circle (PPC) Annual Awards, celebrating the best book campaigns of the past year.
Harvill Secker has signed a “page-turning” first collection of short stories from bestselling author Jo Nesbo, with film rights already snapped up for two tales.... Read more
Editors Cecily Gayford and Ed Lake have been appointed joint publishing directors at Profile Books, as Souvenir publisher Rebecca Gray joins the executive team.... Read more
The Society of Authors (SoA) and the Writers’ Guild of Great Britain (WGGB) have launched a joint investigation into so-called vanity publishing following a sharp... Read more
Jonny Duddle's Gigantosaurus: Dino Spot (Templar) has lumbered into the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, leading the 2021 World Book Day tranche.... Read more
Publishers of the new Quick Reads series will donate a copy of every book sold as part of a Reading Agency campaign.
Doubleday has landed the English language debut from two-time Wales Book of the Year author Caryl Lewis.
Welbeck Children’s has acquired Bright New World, a non-fiction title from Cindy Forde, founder of the environmental education group Planetari, the organisation dedicated to worldwide environmental... Read more
The International Booker Prize 2021 winner is to be announced in Coventry, as part of the UK City of Culture celebrations.
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Issue No 5920
Friday, March 5 2021
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