Piatkus will publish The Great Plant-Based Con by Jayne Buxton.
Fourth Estate has bagged Please Yourself, an “inspirational, wise and forgiving” book from psychotherapist Emma Reed Turrell.
Daunt Books Publishing is rush-publishing How to Cook a Wolf, MFK Fisher’s classic book on shopping, cooking and eating with courage during a crisis. ... Read more
The Bodley Head has signed the memoir of former Supreme Court president Lady Hale in a two-book deal.
Yellow Kite has acquired a book on "the art of healthy ageing", The Lazarus Strategy: How to Age Well and Wisely, by 84-year-old Dr Norman Lazarus. ... Read more
Piatkus will publish Man Down: Why Men Aren’t Happy and What We Can Do About It by Matt Rudd.... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired romantic comedy Rescue Me and a second novel from author and journalist Sarra Manning at auction.... Read more
Elliott & Thompson has scooped How to be Hopeful by writer, performer and activist Bernadette Russell.
Author Sarah Lean will move from HarperCollins to Simon & Schuster UK with middle-grade novel The Good Bear, to be illustrated by Fiona Woodcock.... Read more
Bloomsbury has acquired Irish children's laureate Sarah Crossan's first novel for adults in a six-figure deal at auction.