Canelo is taking on titles currently released by The Dome Press, a publisher set up by agent and bookseller David Headley.
Isabella Depiazzi has been promoted to rights and acquisitions manager at Granta, while Dan Bird and Sam Fulton have also been promoted within the campaigns team. ... Read more
Six books will vie to win the 42nd Diagram Prize for the Oddest Book Title of the Year.
This year's Crime Writers' Association Awards sees Michael Robotham land the Gold Dagger for best crime novel of the year, while Trevor Wood scoops the... Read more
Author Jane Porter and illustrator Maisie Paradise Shearring have won the £2,000 Little Rebels Award for their children's book, The Boy who Loved Everyone (Walker Books). ... Read more
Authors including John Banville, Roddy Doyle and Emma Donoghue will appear at the Irish Cultural Centre's upcoming Digital Literary Festival.
Michael O’Mara Books has landed an “indispensable” collection of interviews and conversations curated from entrepreneur and philanthropist Vikas Shah’s Thought Economics website.... Read more
Anna Burns has become the first author from Northern Ireland to win the 2020 International Dublin Literary Award.
Bluebird has swiped a guide to online dating and text communication from Facebook's former in-house psychiatrist Dr Mimi Winsberg.
Tayari Jones, Joanna Trollope and Kathy Reichs are among the authors selected for Richard & Judy's Christmas Book Club, which this year is dominated by thrillers. ... Read more
Fitzcarraldo Editions is represented on the 16-strong longlist for the Warwick Prize for Women in Translation for a fourth year running in 2020, a record-breaking year that saw the prize's largest number of... Read more
Synchronicity Films is developing a limited series based on Andrew O'Hagan’s Mayflies, with screenwriter Andrea Gibb on board to adapt the novel. ... Read more
Samantha Bond will narrate the audiobook of S J Bennett’s novel, The Windsor Knot.
Hodder & Stoughton will publish a book by Clive Oppenheimer, a documentary filmmaker and professor of volcanology at the University of Cambridge.
Avon has signed The Real Thing from Mandy Byatt in a two-book deal.
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Issue No 5903
Friday, October 23 2020
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