The announcement of a new imprint might seem like another corporate PR exercise. Why bother when few - if any - readers buy a book... Read more
YA author Annabel Pitcher talks about her new book Silence is Goldfish (Orion, published in October), in which teenage girl Tess has to deal with... Read more
Seven Dials has won world rights at auction to Lost Without You, a book from the footballer turned actor Vinnie Jones about coping with the loss of... Read more
Orion has bagged the "visceral, sharp and achingly funny" debut of Kirsty Capes, a 26-year-old marketer at HarperCollins.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson is rush publishing Italian physicist and novelist Paolo Giordano's How Contagion Works: Science, Awareness and Community in Times of Global Crises, pitching it as a book that "helps us understand... Read more
Author Mahsuda Snaith talks to us about her short story The Estate, which is part of the Quick Reads relaunch. ... Read more
Gollancz publisher Anne Clarke is to leave the Orion imprint to explore other opportunities, with Marcus Gipps, editorial director of Gollancz and sister imprint the SF Gateway, promoted... Read more
Orion has remained tight-lipped after John Bercow named former staff in his hot-off-the-press autobiography, Unspeakable, in an act branded "unacceptable" by the House of Commons. ... Read more
W&N has acquired a memoir about unexpected motherhood, therapeutic gardening and a little-known 19th-century botanist, from journalist Rosie Kinchen.
Gollancz publicity manager Stevie Finegan has left Orion to become a literary agent at the Zeno Agency.