Headline has scooped the "beautifully original" debut from ex-snowboarder Allie Reynolds for six figures following a 10-publisher auction.
Hodder & Stoughton has bagged a First World War saga series on Britain’s first female police officers from debut author and journalist Johanna Bell.... Read more
Dani Atkins is returning to Head of Zeus after the publisher pre-empted her new novel in a two-book deal.
Picador has acquired a collection of short stories from "really exciting talent" Dima Alzayat.
Fourth Estate will publish two more Slay in Your Lane titles following the success of the first book by Yomi Adegoke and Elizabeth Uviebinené.... Read more
Orion has landed an adult thriller by children’s writer Andy Briggs, set in the near future where virtual reality has taken a dark turn.... Read more
Agents list their top children’s titles ahead of the upcoming fair.
Canongate will publish the next two books in Alan Parks’ Glasgow-set Harry McCoy crime series, likened by the publisher to a "Celtic Sopranos".... Read more
Eley Williams’ debut novel, a flurry of auctions for literary agent newbie Sam Hodder and an Australian kidnapping thriller from an Irish author are some... Read more
Headline has struck a new two-book deal with Sheila O’Flanagan, publishing in 2019 and 2020.