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
Lucie Whitehouse is moving to Orion Fiction to continue her Birmingham-set crime series featuring DCI Robin Lyons, after previously being published by 4th Estate and... Read more
White Rabbit has secured a deal for Ten Thousand Apologies: Fat White Family and the Miracle of Failure about the “country’s most notorious rock band”. ... Read more
Orion has developed a 20-part podcast series for BBC Sounds to be fronted by former boxer Tony Bellew, dubbed "an industry first" by the publisher.... Read more
Harriet Bourton is joining Viking as acting publisher for commercial fiction, covering for Katy Loftus who is on sick leave.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has snapped up the “dazzlingly clever” second novel by This Happy (W&N) author Niamh Campbell. ... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson’s chairman and non-fiction publisher Alan Samson is stepping down from his role, after 18 years at Orion.
Orion and digital services company Firsty Group have teamed up to deliver the e-book and audio titles of SF Gateway, the sister imprint of Gollancz,... Read more
Orion is making a "realignment" at its commercial fiction and genre imprints Orion Fiction and Gollancz, with new briefs for Orion deputy m.d. Sarah Benton and Trapeze... Read more