A photo of a mysterious billboard in Leicester Square has sparked speculation online that 4th Estate has just dropped a major hint of imminent news on... Read more
Guardian journalist Aida Edemariam has won the £10,000 RSL Ondaatje Prize for her “outstanding and highly unusual memoir” about her grandmother’s life in Ethiopia, The Wife’s Tale:... Read more
The Matchbook Classics series by Fourth Estate brings 10 of its noted fiction titles under the same branding—and contained in a matchbox, with an unusual... Read more
The Ink Factory has snapped up film and television rights to The Plotters (Fourth Estate) by Un Su Kim. ... Read more
Fourth Estate has acquired world, all-language rights in 1-2-3-4: The Beatles in Time by Private Eye parodist Craig Brown in a deal struck directly with... Read more
Sarah Winman has been poached from Headline: her new novel, about a young British soldier who inherits the top two floors of an old palazzo,... Read more
Bee Wilson’s writing on food and gastronomy continues with an urgent call to assess our consumption.
Fourth Estate is to publish two works of fiction by poet and playwright Inua Ellams.
A new, refreshing bible for young black women aims to speak to a demographic neglected by mainstream self-help.
We spoke to debut novelist Michael Donkor about his inspirations, publishing journey and juggling writing with his career as a teacher.