Corsair Poetry has signed Peach Pig, the first collection from Young People’s Laureate for London Cecilia Knapp.
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 will publish an anthology curated by Cecilia Knapp, the Young People’s Laureate for London.
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
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a "poetic and political" debut literary novel about the English identity crisis.
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
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 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 has landed a second novel by Lara Williams, the 2019 Not the Booker Prize-winning author of Supper Club (Hamish Hamilton).... Read more
Fleet has scooped a "searing" new collection of poetry and prose from Ted Hughes Award-winner Hollie McNish.