The Bodley Head has acquired two titles from German filmmaker and storyteller Werner Herzog, including a memoir.
Ai Weiwei's "astonishing" and long-awaited memoir 1000 Years of Joys and Sorrows will be published by The Bodley Head on 2nd November 2021 with a cover designed by the... Read more
The Bodley Head has acquired a “definitive” biography of diplomat, humanitarian and Irish nationalist Roger Casement by Roland Philipps.
The Bodley Head and the Financial Times have announced Carrie Jade Williams as the winner of their eighth annual essay prize.... Read more
The Bodley Head has won an 11-publisher auction for the next book by Jenny Odell, author of the New York Times bestseller How To Do Nothing.... Read more
Agent Emma Paterson and author Yiyun Li will judge this year's Bodley Head/FT Essay Prize, which aims to discover young long-form writing talent.... Read more
The Bodley Head has won a four-way auction for a personal history of contemporary Europe by “Britain’s greatest commentator on European affairs”, Timothy Garton Ash.... Read more
The Bodley Head has signed the memoir of former Supreme Court president Lady Hale in a two-book deal.
The Bodley Head is to publish Lucy Foulkes’ corrective on mental illness after a six-way auction.
The Bodley Head has won a five-way auction for Charlotte Lydia Riley’s "fresh and vital" revisionist history of post-war imperial Britain.... Read more