Tagged: Caroline Carpenter

Burgess, Eccleshare and Pippin to judge YA Book Prize

Author Melvin Burgess, Guardian journalist Julia Eccleshare and BuzzFeed's Chelsey Pippin are among the judges for the YA Book Prize 2017, run by The Bookseller.... Read more

Jacobson, Smith and Kingsnorth on Goldsmiths shortlist

Man Booker-shortlisted novels by Howard Jacobson and Ali Smith appear on the 2014 shortlist for the Goldsmiths Prize. The line-up also includes a crowd-funded novel... Read more

Bookmate launches new subscription reading app

Bookmate, the Russian subscription-social e-reading service, has released a new app tailored for reading  books on smartphones and tablets. The app’s features include a... Read more

Shriver wins BBC National Short Story Award

Lionel Shriver has won the BBC National Short Story Award 2014 for her story “Kilifi Creek”, with Zadie Smith the runner-up. Shriver – author... Read more

Tyson and Thomas in running for William Hill award

Controversy-dogged former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson, retired Welsh rugby star Gareth Thomas and Olympic gold-medallist Nicole Cooke are among those who have been longlisted... Read more

W W Norton signs 'Interstellar' companion

W W Norton & Company will publish a companion book to Christopher Nolan’s upcoming science fiction film “Interstellar” written by the film’s scientific advisor, Kip... Read more

Atkins moves to S&S in auction

Dani Atkins, author of e-book titles Fractured and The Story of Us, has moved to Simon & Schuster UK in a two-book deal after a... Read more

Australian debut to Virago

Virago has acquired UK rights in the debut novel of Australian screenwriter and director Shirley Barrett.   North American rights for the book, titled Rush... Read more

Scribe signs Gavron memoir

Scribe has acquired an autobiographical title from novelist Jeremy Gavron, in which he investigates the loss of his mother at the age of four.... Read more

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