Comedian and presenter Graham Norton is publishing a new novel with Hodder entitled A Keeper.
M W Craven’s new crime thriller has been snapped up for a TV adaptation.
Bloomsbury Children’s Books has acquired world rights to two picture books by Guardian cartoonist Stephen Collins and debut author Jim Whalley.... Read more
The Japanese art of forest bathing has been heralded as a potential big-hitting non-fiction trend of 2018, while the popularity of medical memoirs and feminist books... Read more
Hodder Children’s Books, an imprint of Hachette Children’s Group, has pre-empted a commercial fiction novel by Nicky Singer.
Fledgling small presses Charco Press and Dostoevsky Wannabe have been shortlisted for the 2018 Republic of Consciousness Prize alongside Influx Press, Les Fugitives, Little Island... Read more
Ahead of the 2018 YA Book Prize shortlist announcement, we catch up with some of last year's #YA10 authors.
The Times Literary Supplement has said it is now the UK’s fastest growing weekly magazine after sales climbed 20% year-on-year providing a contrast to "this era of... Read more
Francesca Best has been promoted from senior commissioning editor to editorial director for Transworld.
Lord Bird is to host a discussion about the recently-proposed Independent Bookshop Alliance at the House of Lords next month.
Hachette Group c.e.o. Arnaud Nourry has expressed frustration with the e-book format, calling it a "stupid product" and forecasting its sales would continue to plateau because... Read more
Irish authors have launched a social media campaign to get Emma Hannigan's latest novel, Letters To My Daughters, to number one after the mother-of-two revealed she... Read more
The Independent Publishers Guild (IPG) and Australian Publishers Association (APA) have agreed a deal to license content from the IPG’s Skills Hub to publishers in... Read more
The Korean film adaptation of Sarah Waters’ bestselling Fingersmith triumphed at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) last night, along with the documentary, “I Am... Read more
HarperCollins has acquired world rights for two books by Ant Middleton, ex-special forces sniper and star of Channel 4’s hit show "SAS: Who Dares Wins".... Read more
Issue No 5791
Friday, February 23 2018
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