Octopus imprint Aster has acquired a “powerful” title that promises to “get to the true heart of your intentions for this life” by psychotherapist Andrew... Read more
Faber Social has signed Then It Fell Apart, US musician Moby’s “shocking and riotously entertaining” follow-up memoir to Porcelain, which Faber issued in 2016.... Read more
HarperCollins has signed two more cookery books from BOSH! authors Henry Firth and Ian Theasby as HQ aims to further develop the vegan trend.... Read more
Scouting agency Eccles Fisher is battling a phishing scam attempting to access manuscripts, authors’ details and other confidential material on the firm’s website.... Read more
Oneworld will publish a book on the "unwelcome" revival of race science by Dr Gavin Evans.
Pan Macmillan has bought Blake Crouch’s second thriller, in which people’s memories are altered without their knowledge.
Penguin business imprint Portfolio UK is rebranding as Penguin Business.
Faber is to greatly expand its audio list in "ambition and [the] number of titles" in 2019, following its success with the format this year.... Read more
Canongate has snapped up a début from New York-based illustrator David Ouimet.
Dialogue Books publisher Sharmaine Lovegrove has acquired a "stunning" début about a woman who works as a carer for a fine art student with cerebral... Read more
Viking has pre-empted a feminist thriller by 25-year-old University of Manchester creative writing graduate Jessica Moor.
Little, Brown imprint Fleet is publishing a "devastating" new novel from Colson Whitehead next summer called The Nickel Boys.
The Jacqson Diego Story Emporium children's bookshop in Essex, which closed three years ago, is to reopen in new premises.
TV production company Magic Light Pictures has optioned the Mr Panda picture series by Steve Antony.
Fantasy author Christopher Paolini, the author of the Inheritance Cycle, has written a new collection of short stories set in his mythical world of Alagaësia.... Read more
Issue No 5816
Friday, October 5 2018
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