Several agents and publishers made a last-minute trip to the Frankfurt Book Fair this year, although many of those who stayed at home bypassed the official rights... Read more
Musician Vashti Bunyan’s memoir, which “rewrites the narrative of a barefoot girl on the road”, has gone to White Rabbit.
Paula Lichtarowicz's latest novel, inspired by her grandmother's life, has gone to John Murray in a pre-empt.
Faber has acquired "distinctive" works by Victoria Adukwei Bulley and Emily Berry for its 2022 poetry list.
Phoenix, part of the Orion Publishing Group, has landed The Midnight News, a new novel from Jo Baker, author of Sunday Times bestseller Longbourn.... Read more
Little, Brown has landed an "epic mock-heroic" poem inspired by the pandemic from Armando Iannucci entitled Pandemonium: Some verses on the Current Predicament. ... Read more
Hamish Hamilton has scooped the follow-up to Pat Barker's bestseller The Women of Troy (Penguin).
White Rabbit will publish journalist and broadcaster Jude Rogers’ first book The Sound of Being Human, a combination of memoir and historical, scientific and cultural enquiry which... Read more
Bloomsbury is to publish Minority Rule, the debut book by political commentator and journalist Ash Sarkar, after pre-empting the work in a "major deal". ... Read more
The Ideas Prize for non-fiction has been been awarded to historian Sara Caputo for her proposal Tracks on the Ocean. ... Read more