Picador has won a six-publisher auction for Jackie Polzin's “irresistible” debut Brood, a novel about grief, motherhood and chickens.
Titan Books has netted two crime novels from award-winning horror writer Paul Tremblay.
Pan Macmillan has bought two novels by 2020 Hugo Award-winner.
Viking has signed an “epic” biography of Malcolm X by Les Payne and Tamara Payne, drawing on three decades of author interviews to rewrite much... Read more
Bluebird has snapped-up an “extraordinary” book by communication expert Christine Hunger about how she taught her dog to “talk”.
Ebury imprint Rider has pre-empted an “era-defining” book on happiness from Dr Robert Waldinger and Dr Marc Schulz, leaders of the Harvard Study of Adult... Read more
Octopus imprint Monoray has acquired a "no-holds-barred" memoir from film director Oliver Stone: Chasing the Light: Writing, Directing & Surviving Platoon, Midnight Express, Scarface, Salvador & The... Read more
Viking has scooped a “deeply resonant and heartbreaking” new novel from Nadifa Mohamed based on the true story of a Somali man who is wrongly... Read more
William Collins has signed a “bold and sweeping” history of the concept of woman from Oxford University associate professor Merve Emre.
Rider Books has bagged The Gift by Dr Edith Eger, following on from the therapist’s global bestseller The Choice (Rider).... Read more