Author Paul Finch is moving from Avon to Orion in a three-book deal. Emad Akhtar, publishing director at Orion Fiction, struck a deal for World... Read more
David Walliams’ November releases will be a novel about about an ice monster in Victorian times and a picture book about a baby penguin who... Read more
HarperCollins' Avon imprint has acquired world all languages rights for a debut novel from journalist and author Laura Jane Williams.
The winner of Vintage's Independent Bookseller of the Year award is James Routledge from Forum Books and Kids in Corbridge, Northumberland.
Waterstones is to open two new bookshops in Westfield London and Wokingham.
Sales of the Man Booker Prize titles dropped at the longlist stage have signfiicantly outsold its shortlist, according to Nielsen Bookscan, with Belinda Bauer's Snap... Read more
One of Frankfurt Book Fair’s most talked-about books, a "revelatory" eight-year investigation into women’s sex lives, has gone to Bloomsbury following a six-publisher auction.... Read more
The debut novel from Deepa Anappara, which sparked a flurry of excitement over Frankfurt Book Fair (FBF), has now secured 14 international territories.
Andersen Press will next year publish a second Fergal picture book by Robert Starling after selling rights to the first title, Fergal is Fuming, in... Read more
Short story writer Eley Williams will be the keynote speaker at the fourth annual National Creative Writing Graduate Fair.
Atlantic Books is now "standing on its own two feet" as it begins to turn a profit after four years’ majority ownership under Allen & Unwin,... Read more
A memorial service for the publisher Peter Mayer will be held on Thursday 6th December.
Laura Brooke has been promoted to publicity director at Cornerstone.
Independent publisher Dead Ink will publish Lee Rourke’s third novel, Glitch, about a dramatic drop in cabin pressure on a man’s flight home from America.... Read more
Bloomsbury digital editor Helen Young is launching a crowdfunding campaign to fund her latest novel, Breakfast in Bogotá, with Unbound.
Issue No 5817
Friday, October 19 2018
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