Atlantic and W F Howes have acquired the "hugely talented" writer and critic Tomiwa Owolade’s first book, This is Not America: Why We Need a New Conversation... Read more
Canongate has triumphed in a 10-way auction for Faith, Hope & Carnage, an insight into the life and meditations of Nick Cave, co-written by the singer-songwriter and Sean... Read more
A Books for Vaccines auction organised by HarperCollins editorial director Phoebe Morgan has raised almost £60,000 after the industry assembled to help support the vaccine... Read more
Ebury has commissioned a "Debretts style guide" for internet manners, with US rights sold in a three-publisher auction last month.
Michael Joseph has snapped up the debut novel from "The Killing" creator Søren Sveistrup following a nine-publisher auction.
A proof of Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar was sold for £87,500 and her typewriter went for £32,500 in an auction of items sold at Bonhams by her daughter on Wednesday... Read more
Curtis Brown will support Patrick Ness' fundraising for Syria campaign by offering up an agent every two weeks for auction, starting with c.e.o. Jonny Geller.... Read more
An auction of signed books, critiques by literary agents, and more has raised more than £14,000 for victims of the Nepal earthquakes. Authors for Nepal,... Read more
Authors Louise O’Neill, Naomi Wood, Rowan Coleman and Cathy Cassidy are among the writers donating items for an auction to raise money for victims of... Read more
The National Literacy Trust (NLT) has raised £75,000 for its work in improving child literacy at a charity auction held yesterday (12th February) in London.... Read more