A direct descendent of the author of Dracula has written a prequel to Bram Stoker's classic vampire gothic, drawing on the original journals, notes and scripts of its creator.... Read more
John Murray is publishing Stephen Hawking's Brief Answers to the Big Questions - the last book he was working on before he died.... Read more
Dan Brown is attending this year's Frankfurt Book Fair in October to present his new thriller Origin.
Transworld launched Jilly Cooper's new equine-themed "blockbuster" novel Mount! (Bantam) at a star-studded bash at the Mandarin Oriental in London's Knightsbridge.... Read more
An illustrated edition of A Game of Thrones, the first book in George R R Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series, will be... Read more
Amercian writer and futurist Alvin Toffler, the celebrated author of prophetic 1970 bestseller Future Shock (Bantam), has died, aged 87.
Sylvia Day has stormed into the Official Top 50 number one spot, as One with You (Penguin) outsold previous chart-topper Lee Child’s Make Me (Bantam)... Read more
TV rights to Fiona Barton's The Widow (Bantam) have been sold.
An adult colouring book inspired by the characters and settings of George R R Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire novels is set for... Read more
Some authors have played at aping their characters. Hemingway tried to embody the tough-guy attributes of the men in his books during his gun-toting “Papa”... Read more