Bolinda has acquired exclusive audio rights to Sophie Dahl’s debut children’s book, Madame Badobedah.
Orion Fiction has bagged the author Frances Quinn's debut novel at auction, telling the story of England’s smallest man.
Faber will publish the third novel from Kate Hamer, Crushed, about an obsessive friendship between three girls.
Michael Joseph has signed Rachel Marks’ "uplifting" and "powerful" debut novel, The Spark, about an unlikely pair brought together by anger management classes.... Read more
Bloomsbury Publishing has acquired a "sexy, bloody and murderous" historical saga entitled Tsarina by Ellen Alpsten.
Amazon Publishing’s crime and thriller imprint, Thomas & Mercer, has signed a two-book deal with psychological thriller writer Victoria Selman who makes her debut writing... Read more
An animated debate about whether publishers should automatically lay claim to audiobook rights unfolded at the FutureBook Conference.
Crime writer A L Gaylin is publishing two novels with Orion Fiction, the first of which centres on a young woman who becomes the focus of a... Read more
Bonnier Zaffre has acquired two women’s fiction titles from debut author Asia Mackay, who was a runner-up in the Richard & Judy "Search for a Bestseller" competition.... Read more
Michael Joseph has acquired a début psychological thriller, Mine by Susi Fox, in a pre-empt just hours after receiving the manuscript.... Read more