Pavilion has bought a companion book to Mad About the House by Kate Watson-Smyth, the author behind the UK’s number one interiors blog.... Read more
Headline Home has acquired a "part memoir, part guide", Real Life Money, by the woman who posted anonymously about her journey out of debt as @myfrugalyear on... Read more
Irish press Little Island Books has sold North American rights to Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for Meg Grehan’s The Deepest Breath.
Jane Bettany has won HQ and Gransnet's writing prize for unpublished women writers aged over 40.
Ebury fiction publishing director Gillian Green is departing after 12 years, as the dedicated fiction list on Ebury Press is wound down.
A new branch of Waterstones near Victoria station in London opened its doors yesterday.
Journalist and activist Anita Sethi is founding the I Belong Here foundation to help marginalised groups find a voice through writing—including proposing a ‘Ministry of... Read more
Voting has opened for the 2019 Costa Short Story Award, with the public invited to pick their favourite from three stories written by mystery authors.... Read more
Serpent’s Tail's new crime imprint Viper will publish the second novel from former investigative undercover journalist and award-winning author Kate Simants.
Canongate will publish novelist Jess Kidd’s "mischievous and mysterious" first children’s book.
Author Sarah Lean will move from HarperCollins to Simon & Schuster UK with middle-grade novel The Good Bear, to be illustrated by Fiona Woodcock.... Read more
Newly released figures show there were 35 static and mobile library closures in the year to end March 2019 across England, Wales and Scotland, with... Read more
Multi-award-winning poet Raymond Antrobus has been named the winner of the 2019 Sunday Times/University of Warwick Young Writer of the Year Award for his debut, The... Read more
Duncan Hamilton has become the first person to win the William Hill Sports Book of the Year three times after he scooped the 2019 prize for The... Read more
The decade that brought us Fifty Shades of Grey, adult colouring books and YouTuber memoirs is coming to an end. Though we may not mourn... Read more
Issue No 5866
Friday, December 6 2019
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