Bloomsbury imprint Raven Books has won a debut crime novel by Nigerian author Femi Kayode following a four-publisher auction.
The marketing campaign for The Flower Girls by Alice Clark-Platts will be Raven Books’ largest to date.
Raven Books has bought the first adult novel, billed as "The Crucible" meets “The Craft”, from YA author Julie Mayhew.
Raven Books, the new crime imprint from Bloomsbury, will launch in January with the publication of Erica Ferencik’s The River at Night.... Read more
Alison Hennessey, Bloomsbury’s editorial director, has made her first three acquisitions for her new imprint which will reveal its name and logo in the next... Read more
Editors are predicting a continuing surge of debut fiction in 2015, following the success of authors like Jessie Burton and Elizabeth Healey, saying they are... Read more