William Collins has landed Saul David’s "compelling" new history of Okinawa, the last major clash of the Second World War, in a three-book deal.... Read more
The next two panels announced at FutureBook Live 2019 will include speakers ranging from PFD boss Caroline Michel, to advertising guru Dave Buonaguidi, and from author... Read more
Peters Fraser + Dunlop e-book imprint Agora Books has launched a prize to celebrate its new writers’ group, Lost the Plot, which offers "no-nonsense advice, industry insight, and community... Read more
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