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Books in the Media: Freeman's debut hits the spot with critics

Sara Freeman's debut novel Tides (Granta) topped the reviews this week, featuring in the Guardian, Irish Times, Telegraph and Financial Times, while there was also praise for The... Read more

Picador swoops for third book from The Secret Barrister

Picador has swooped for the third book from The Secret Barrister, which charts their transformation from "hang ‘em and flog ‘em, austerity-supporting twenty-something to campaigning, bestselling,... Read more

Picador distances itself from publisher and author as Clanchy piece sparks fresh criticism

Picador has distanced itself from articles featuring publisher Philip Gwyn Jones and author Kate Clanchy which reignited criticism online, while Pan Macmillan says it is still... Read more

Keefe to give away £10k FT McKinsey prize money due to sponsorship

Author Patrick Radden Keefe will give away the £10,000 prize he was awarded as a shortlistee for the Financial Times and McKinsey Book of the Year Award... Read more

Picador publisher Gwyn Jones apologises after Clanchy remarks reignite criticism

Picador publisher Philip Gwyn Jones has apologised for putting “the spotlight back on people Picador promised to support and protect” after comments he made about Kate Clanchy's... Read more

Picador stops distribution of Sebold's Lucky after man jailed for her rape exonerated

Picador has stopped distribution of Alice Sebold's memoir Lucky as the author apologised to the man who was exonerated of her rape last week, 40 years after... Read more

Picador bags Siddiqi's 'boundary-pushing' debut

Picador has signed up The Centre by debut author Ayesha Manazir Siddiqi about a mysterious immersive language course. Read more

Keefe's 'revelatory' book on Sackler dynasty wins Baillie Gifford Prize

Patrick Radden Keefe has won the £50,000 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction with his "revelatory" book on the rise and fall of the Sackler dynasty Empire... Read more

Books in the Media: My Body by Emily Ratajkowski dominated the media this week

My Body by Emily Ratajkowski (Quercus) dominated the media this week as her essay collection featured in the Guardian, Telegraph, Times, Evening Standard, Financial Times, New York... Read more

Hanya Yanagihara | 'We do feel that sort of collective uneasiness about what is awaiting us'

The eagerly anticipated third novel by Hanya Yanagihara envisions three different versions of America. Read more

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