Frances Lincoln Children’s Books has acquired a picture book from activist Jen Reid, based on her experiences in the aftermath of the toppling of the Edward Colston statue in Bristol this time... Read more
Farshore has acquired The Odd Fish, a environmental picture book from husband and wife team Naomi and James Jones.
The screen rights for Kirsty Capes’ debut novel Careless (Orion) have been snapped up by Neal Street Productions, the company behind "Call the Midwife".... Read more
Doubleday has landed the English language debut from two-time Wales Book of the Year author Caryl Lewis.
Liz Hyder’s debut adult novel, The Gifts, has been bought in a two-book deal by Bonnier Books UK’s new literary imprint Manilla Press in a six-figure pre-empt.... Read more
HQ has signed The Good Ally, the “courageous” debut book from anti-racism activist, speaker and writer Nova Reid.
Faber is to publish a leading criminologist's investigation into hate crime.
Anwen Hooson, co-founder and co-managing director of PR agency Riot Communications, is leaving the company to launch a performing arts charity. ... Read more
Jon Howells will join Riot Communications PR agency in the role of campaigns director from next week. Howells, former head of PR and brand communications... Read more