Fourth Estate will publish a book looking into how the first detected outbreak of coronavirus started in Wuhan, written by Canadian scientist Dr Alina Chan and science writer Matt Ridley.... Read more
Comping, the practice of comparing new submissions to other similar books, still has a place in the publishing industry but its value is limited and can... Read more
Writer Kirstin Innes talks to The Bookseller about some of the most exciting and experimental Scottish female voices being published today.
Fourth Estate has signed The Half of It by authors Emma Slade Edmondson and Nicole Ocran, inspired by their podcast Mixed Up about being mixed race.... Read more
Fourth Estate will publish Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the Light We Cannot See (Fourth Estate, 2014). ... Read more
Fourth Estate has picked up Hourglass, the “exquisite” debut novel from Keiran Goddard.
Fourth Estate has triumphed in a four-way publisher auction for Daphne Palasi Andreades’ “evocative and original” debut novel Brown Girls in a two-book deal.... Read more
Fourth Estate will publish Jonathan Franzen’s new novel Crossroads, the first in a trilogy, in the UK in October 2021.
Fourth Estate has won a six-way auction at Frankfurt for The Truth Vaccine by social psychologist Dr Sander van der Linden.... Read more
Fourth Estate has won a 10-publisher auction for Pauline Harmange’s I Hate Men, which caused a storm on its release in France, with calls for it... Read more