Blink Publishing, part of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired Tiffany Norris’ Secrets of the Mummy Concierge.
Trigger Publishing will publish The Smart Girl’s Handbook, a "no-nonsense self-empowerment handbook" for women from founder and c.e.o. of Smart Girl Tribe Scarlett V Clark.... Read more
BBC Books has picked up Behind the Sequins, a book by dance star and “Strictly” head judge Shirley Ballas detailing her “dramatic and determined” life.... Read more
HarperCollins Children’s Books has scooped an “exquisite” new picture book from Oliver Jeffers, written and illustrated for his young daughter.
Head of Zeus imprint Aria has bought two more books by gang-lit author Heather Burnside.
Ex-HarperCollins special projects director Katie Fulford has joined Bell Lomax Moreton as an agent, working with fiction and non-fiction authors.
Erica Davies, fashion editor turned founder of The Edited blog, is publishing a book with Yellow Kite—Leopard is a Neutral: A Really Useful Style Guide—to... Read more
Bell Lomax Moreton has launched a £10,000 online fundraiser for illustrators Chantelle and Burgen Thorne after they were attacked at their home in South Africa.... Read more
Pan Macmillan has scooped the “inspirational” first book by trauma doctor Dr Amit Patel, telling the story of how he lost his sight and found... Read more
Headline has acquired Confessions of a Single Mum, a "frank, honest and hilarious millennial memoir" about the highs and lows of being a single mum, by journalist and TV... Read more