Celebrating its centenary this year, the literary agency is reaping the benefits of estates and e-books, and blossoming with its small but powerful team of... Read more
Sceptre has acquired a debut novel by Sheila Llewellyn, Walking Wounded - the "haunting" story of a doctor and a patient in a 1940s military psychiatric hospital. ... Read more
Bookouture is publishing three more Katie Fforde novels in the US: A Vintage Wedding, A French Affair and A Secret Garden.... Read more
Transworld has acquired an Arthurian legend novel, Lancelot: The Betrayal, from Giles Kristian.
The Bodley Head has acquired a "major" debut on the British policy of appeasement by historian Tim Bouverie.
Bookouture is to publish three new Katie Fforde books in the US.
Pan Macmillan has acquired two "major" neuroscience titles to build its non-fiction list in the area of pop-science.
Penguin is publishing a follow-up to Susan Cain's Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World that Can't Stop Talking, which will take its message to... Read more
Chatto & Windus has pre-empted a debut novel inspired by Edvard Munch’s painting The Scream. Publishing director Clara Farmer acquired world rights to The Strawberry... Read more
Ebury imprint Vermilion is to publish GRIT: Passion, Perseverance and the Science of Success, after winning a “hotly contested auction”. The book, by Angela Duckworth,... Read more