Tagged: Becky Thomas

Corsair signs Knapp's first poetry collection

Corsair Poetry has signed Peach Pig, the first collection from Young People’s Laureate for London Cecilia Knapp.  Read more

Thomas leaves Johnson & Alcock to launch own agency

After six years at Johnson & Alcock, Becky Thomas has departed to launch the Lewinsohn Literary Agency (LLA) taking her clients, including Kae Tempest, Dean Atta and... Read more

Trapeze takes on anthology curated by Young People’s Laureate for London

Trapeze will publish an anthology curated by Cecilia Knapp, the Young People’s Laureate for London.    Read more

Sphere bags 'riotously funny' Myers rom-com

Callum Kenny, editor for Sphere fiction, has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, for two new novels from Justin Myers. Rights were acquired from... Read more

W&N acquires 'miraculously relevant' debut

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a "poetic and political" debut literary novel about the English identity crisis.     Read more

Tinder Press pre-empts Mahfouz's 'personal and political' look at British Empire

Tinder has acquired These Bodies of Water: Navigating Britain's Imprint on the Middle East by Sabrina Mahfouz, a "powerful meditation" on the influence of the British Empire. ... Read more

Borough Press bags Knapp's Little Boxes

The Borough Press has acquired Little Boxes, the debut novel by poet and playwright Cecilia Knapp, developed with Arts Council funding and mentoring from writer Kerry... Read more

Welbeck Children's bags vegan guide for younger readers

Welbeck Children’s has scooped Be More Vegan by food blogger, chef and author Niki Webster – a "young person’s guide to being more plant-based".... Read more

Hamish Hamilton takes second helping from Supper Club writer Williams

Hamish Hamilton has landed a second novel by Lara Williams, the 2019 Not the Booker Prize-winning author of Supper Club (Hamish Hamilton).... Read more

Fleet signs 'searing' collection from McNish

Fleet has scooped a "searing" new collection of poetry and prose from Ted Hughes Award-winner Hollie McNish. Read more

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