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Borough Press scoops debut novel from Appiah in six figure, two-book deal

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 pre-empts Folding Lady debut from TikTok star Liard

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 signs Fayers' out of this world middle-grade adventure

Firefly Press has acquired Lethe, a middle-grade sci-fi adventure by Claire Fayers.  Read more

Welbeck Children’s signs picture book from Simpsons artist Climo

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 lands three-book deal with debut crime writer Watson

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

S&S signs two more thrillers from Russ Thomas

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 swoops for Lincoln's madcap middle grade mystery

Puffin has swooped for The Swifts, a “madcap” middle-grade mystery debut by PRH WriteNow graduate Beth Lincoln. Read more

Farshore to publish diverse mystery anthology

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 acquires 'tense' YA murder tale from Barrow

Hot Key Books, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, will publish YA murder mystery Bad Things Happen Here by Rebecca Barrow. ... Read more

S&S scoops Garrod's middle-grade debut

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

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