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riverrun buys murder-suicide novel set in the Hebrides

Quercus imprint riverrun has acquired Rebecca Wait’s new novel about the impact of a murder-suicide on a small island in the Hebrides. Read more

Hachette's Lucy Hale promoted, Rob Manser to lead restructured group sales

Hachette UK has promoted Lucy Hale to deputy c.e.o. of Hodder & Stoughton, Headline, John Murray Press and Quercus, while also creating a new UK group... Read more

Quercus pre-empts new espionage history from Henry Hemming

Quercus has pre-empted a new book by espionage historian Henry Hemming: Our Man in New York. Read more

Kelley's 'long lost classic' scooped by Quercus after seven-way auction

Quercus has given all staff the day off to read William Melville Kelley's "important and impactful" novel A Different Drummer, recently acquired by the publisher in... Read more

Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas snapped up by Quercus

Quercus has signed a book deal with Geraint Thomas, the winner of the 2018 Tour de France. Read more

Quercus launches paperback translated classics list, riverrun Editions

Quercus' literary imprint riverrun is launching a new paperback list, riverrun Editions, promising to showcase "the finest translations of classic novels" in "elegant new editions".... Read more

Folland to replace Bartholomew at Hodder

Rebecca Folland is joining Hodder & Stoughton, Headline, John Murray Press and Quercus to lead the rights department, following Jason Bartholomew’s departure.... Read more

The Dollmaker is riverrun's 2019 literary lead

Quercus' imprint riverrun has acquired its literary lead for the year, The Dollmaker by Nina Allan, described as a story "about lives lived in the margins, and a love story... Read more

Pictures of the week

The Laurence King team wear blue in this week's pictures round-up, while Olga Tokarczuk is awarded the 2018 Man Booker International Prize.  Read more

Domestic violence and terrorism link explored by Smith

Journalist and human rights campaigner Joan Smith is publishing a book exploring the link between domestic violence and acts of terrorism with Quercus imprint riverrun.... Read more

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