Mitchell Beazley has acquired The Home Edit: Conquering the Clutter with Style from "organisers to the stars" Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin.... Read more
Century has acquired the memoir of American actor and rapper Will Smith.
Rider is publishing the memoir of a former death row inmate, one of the longest-serving, falsely imprisoned individuals in American history, Anthony Ray Hinton.... Read more
Random House Books is publishing a guide for start-ups by former Goldman Sachs investment bankers Courtney and Carter Reum.
Transworld has acquired rights in a "significant" pre-empt to an untitled memoir by first-time author Julie Yip-Williams, "a powerful book about living".... Read more
Orion has acquired "a hilarious and heartwarming" début by Caroline Hulse at auction and a collection of short stories from Man Booker shortlistee Emily Fridlund.... Read more
Scribe has pre-empted Anna Sale's Go There: The Art of Talking About Hard Things.
Ebury has pre-empted a new psychology book about "the conversations we have with ourselves" called Chatter.
An American debut novel based on the life of Lee Miller, which sparked a major US bidding war, has been pre-empted by Picador within 48 hours of submission. ... Read more
Penguin Random House has acquired an "empowering" book for businesswomen called How Women Rise by Sally Helgesen and Marshall Goldsmith in a seven-publisher auction.... Read more