Puffin has scooped The Ice Whisperers, a "haunting and magical" debut novel from Helenka Stachera, in a two-book deal.
Head of Zeus has bagged a "blisteringly urgent" book by Glenn Patterson about Northern Ireland in the shadow of Brexit and Lyra McKee’s murder.... Read more
Faber will publish Louise Doughty’s "gripping, eerily-timely" new novel about two deaths at a train station, Platform Seven, in August.... Read more
Headline Publishing Group has signed two novels from the author of The Ice-Cream Girls, Dorothy Koomson.
Eley Williams’ debut novel, a flurry of auctions for literary agent newbie Sam Hodder and an Australian kidnapping thriller from an Irish author are some... Read more
Canongate has acquired a "magical, charming and deeply moving" literary fable by Costa Prize-winning novelist A L Kennedy.
Hot Key Books has acquired a three-part teen series by Jess Vallance.
Pan Macmillan has acquired a "high-concept" new novella with a "time-travel twist", by sci-fi author Peter F Hamilton.
Gollancz has acquired two “sweeping” science fantasy novels by Philip K Dick Award-winning author Simon Morden. Associate editor Simon Spanton bought world rights to the... Read more