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The right to the truth

The Supreme Court’s decision today allowing publication of James Rhodes’ shocking but ultimately uplifting memoir (Instrumental, Canongate) is a major boost for freedom of... Read more

Canongate promotes Frame and takes on Ward-Best

Canongate has promoted Anna Frame to publicity director and appointed Cornerstone’s Celeste Ward-Best to cover the maternity leave of head of marketing Vicki Watson.... Read more

Haig partners with Gravett for new children’s book

Matt Haig is teaming up with illustrator Emily Gravett for a children’s book about a girl who can talk to animals. Read more

Byng snaps up tale of ex-publisher's drugs battle

Canongate c.e.o. Jamie Byng has bought a memoir of a former publisher in the US whose life descended into "drug-fuelled chaos". Read more

Knowles says oui to illustrated tale

Canongate has snapped up a début from New York-based illustrator David Ouimet. Read more

Bickmore bags Barry Boat

Canongate publishing director Francis Bickmore has signed a novel “drenched in sex, death and narcotics” from Goldsmiths and IMPAC winner Kevin Barry. Read more

Canongate scoops Meek's Black Death tale

Canongate has acquired the “epic” new novel, To Calais, In Ordinary Time, from Booker-longlisted author James Meek, which is billed as a "mash up of... Read more

Canongate buys two more from Ambrose Parry

Canongate has acquired the next two books in the historical crime series from Ambrose Parry. Read more

Severn House acquisition pushes Canongate to 2017 loss

Canongate made a loss last year despite a rise in turnover because of the significant purchase costs of acquiring Severn House Publishers and the writing off... Read more

Canongate buys world rights in Melanie Challenger title

Canongate editorial director Simon Thorogood has bought world rights in the latest book from Melanie Challenger, How to be Animal, from Jessica Woollard at David... Read more

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