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Viking signs Pulitzer Prize-winner's 'historic biography' of Malcolm X

Viking has signed an “epic” biography of Malcolm X by Les Payne and Tamara Payne, drawing on three decades of author interviews to rewrite much... Read more

Viking pre-empts Sridhar on politics of pandemics

Viking has pre-empted an “important and illuminating” book on the politics of pandemics by Professor Devi Sridhar. Read more

'Era-defining' debut to Viking in six-figure pre-empt

Viking has pre-empted two novels from British-Nigerian writer Lizzie Damilola Blackburn for an undisclosed six-figure sum. Read more

Viking launches book club contest for Osman debut

Viking and the Reading Agency are marking the publication of Richard Osman's debut novel The Thursday Murder Club by offering libraries, care homes and community centres in... Read more

Viking scoops Chassapakis puzzle book

Viking has acquired The Cypher Files by Dimitris Chassapakis, a new puzzle book from the creator of crowdfunded Journal 29 and Journal 29: Revelation.... Read more

Viking bags Bishop's 'unputdownable' Paris liberation story

Viking has signed the “unputdownable” Paris ’44  by military historian Patrick Bishop, to be published for the 80th anniversary of the city's liberation.... Read more

Viking wins three-way auction for Langford's farming 'clarion call'

Viking has scooped an “urgent clarion call” for the British farming industry by Sarah Langford in a three-way auction. Read more

Viking scoops 'heartbreaking' Mohamed novel

Viking has scooped a “deeply resonant and heartbreaking” new novel from Nadifa Mohamed based on the true story of a Somali man who is wrongly... Read more

World Productions options Lalwani's third novel for TV

Man Booker-longlisted author Nikita Lalwani’s third book,You People, has been optioned for TV by World Productions.  Read more

Viking wins the rumble for Jungle

Viking has swung in for Jungle, Dr Patrick Roberts’ story of rainforests which has seen a battle for rights across Europe. Read more

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