The Borough Press has scooped "an intimate and compelling" debut novel from writer, screenwriter and children's books editor Krystle Zara Appiah, in a six-figure, two-book deal.... Read more
Yellow Kite has signed a deal for The Folding Lady: Tools & Tricks to Make the Most of Your Space & Find Value in Your Home from... Read more
Firefly Press has acquired Lethe, a middle-grade sci-fi adventure by Claire Fayers.
Welbeck Children’s has acquired a "heart-warming" picture book, You’re Loved, written and illustrated by "The Simpsons" artist Liz Climo.... Read more
Constable has landed a three-book deal with debut crime fiction author Katy Watson, who also writes romance books under the name Sophie Pembroke.... Read more
Simon & Schuster UK has bought two more thrillers in the DS Adam Tyler series from author and former Waterstones employee Russ Thomas. ... Read more
Puffin has swooped for The Swifts, a “madcap” middle-grade mystery debut by PRH WriteNow graduate Beth Lincoln.
Farshore has acquired The Very Merry Murder Club, a mystery anthology written by 13 authors and co-edited by Serena Patel and Robin Stevens. ... Read more
Hot Key Books, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, will publish YA murder mystery Bad Things Happen Here by Rebecca Barrow. ... Read more
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has scooped the middle-grade debut from Beth Garrod, author of the Super Awkward series for teens, in a two-book deal.... Read more