The Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year Award has announced changes to its sponsorship with the University of Warwick its title partner and Caroline... Read more
Picador has bought Janice Hadlow’s “gripping” true story of a Regency love triangle involving the Duchess of Devonshire's sister and a rakish aristocrat.... Read more
True crime, “professional confessional” memoirs and titles that look into “sealed worlds” are the hottest non-fiction trends, according to agents who spoke to The Bookseller... Read more
Veteran literary agent and "godfather of the industry" Michael Sissons has died aged 83.
Kevin Jones has been promoted to chief financial officer at Peters Fraser and Dunlop (PFD).
Instances of so-called "morality clauses" in authors’ contracts have doubled over the last year, according to one prominent UK literary agent.
Journalist and human rights campaigner Joan Smith is publishing a book exploring the link between domestic violence and acts of terrorism with Quercus imprint riverrun.... Read more
Octopus imprint Aster is publishing The Chakra Project, a visual introduction to the chakras, from former journalist and professional healer Georgia Coleridge. ... Read more
Faber has signed a "brutal" story of incarceration, horror and hunger by Edna O’Brien.
Hay Festival has appointed Jonathan Godfrey OBE, former principal of Hereford Sixth Form College, to its board of directors.