Lee Brackstone’s new imprint for Orion, White Rabbit, has acquired "a memoir of a life at the frontline of music and broadcasting" by BBC Radio One DJ Annie... Read more
Priest and Oxford scholar John Barton has won the Pol Roger Duff Cooper Prize for his historical work A History of the Bible (Allen Lane).... Read more
Author Michael Rosen is "continuing to improve", his family have said, following his hospitalisation over the weekend.
A TV series based on illustrator Axel Scheffler and author Camilla Reid's Nosy Crow-published Pip and Posy series will be co-produced by ViacomCBS and Sky, the two... Read more
Award-winning author/illustrator Nicola Kent has moved to Andersen Press for a two picture book/two-board book deal.
Penguin Random House Children’s has sold Adam Kay’s first children’s book into four territories in just two “remote working” weeks.
Bookshops will roar back once the coronavirus pandemic has passed, the Bookseller Association managing director has said in a live Twitter chat hosted by The... Read more
This year’s cancelled Bologna Children’s Book Fair (BCBF) will go digital with an online rights hub and meetings held on the Zoom video conferencing platform... Read more
The International Publishers Association and the UK's Publishers Association have both urged the book trade to pull together to overcome the economic impact the disruption of the coronavirus will bring, while... Read more
Andersen Press has snapped up a debut picture book inspired by the author’s university dissertation, which revealed a lack of representation for older LGBT characters... Read more
Penguin Random House imprint Century has acquired the first self-help book by Reverend Chris Lee.
Bertrams has announced it is temporarily closing because the risk to staff during the coronavirus pandemic is “proving too great”.
Muswell press is to publish The Water Garden by Virginia Prize-winner Louise Soraya Black.
Hilary Mantel's The Mirror and the Light (Fourth Estate) has once again scored the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, but full market data... Read more
Penguin Random House Children’s has pre-empted a young adult novel full of “puzzles, mystery and family tensions” that is billed as having “shades of ‘Succession’... Read more
Issue No 5880
Friday, April 3 2020
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