Several promotions have been announced within the Blake Friedmann agency team, seeing Juliet Pickering, vice-head of books, and Daisy Way, currently finance manager, become directors, while James Pusey... Read more
David Gilman’s contemporary espionage thriller The Englishman has been optioned by Stuart Ford’s AGC Studios in a "major" deal, with plans to develop a "Jason Bourne-like franchise"... Read more
Fourth Estate has won a five-publisher auction for the “dazzling” debut novel from PRH assistant editor Kasim Ali, in a six-figure two-book deal.... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton will publish two new standalone thrillers from Will Dean.
Michael Joseph has acquired When They Find Her, an "emotional" and "nerve-shredding" debut about a mother who has lost custody of her young daughter. ... Read more
HarperCollins division Avon Books has re-signed author Sue Moorcroft in a three-book deal.
Head of Zeus has scooped a contemporary thriller from Master of War series author David Gilman in a two-book deal.
Myriad Editions has signed novelist Kathryn Heyman's "inspiring and searingly honest memoir" of a working class girl growing up in Australia.
Agent Hattie Grunewald is leaving Blake Friedmann after six years for The Blair Partnership.
Allie Reynolds’ sought after thriller Shiver (Headline) has been snapped up by Firebird Pictures for adaptation into a TV series.... Read more