Agent Cathryn Summerhayes argues that instead of book fairs being events to "survive", they instead provide opportunities for publishing professionals to thrive.
Newly appointed Pushkin editor Harriet Wade has acquired Sarah Blau’s psychological thriller The Others, weeks after joining the publisher from Oneworld.... Read more
David Walliams invites Tony Ross on stage, Ruth Jones presents Imprint of the Year and the BOSH! duo celebrate on the red carpet in our... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has announced a new two-novel deal with crime writer Claire Askew.
New literary event the Primadonna festival will give "prominence to work by women”, with support from author Kit de Waal and Curtis Brown agent Cathryn Summerhayes.... 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
Octopus imprint Mitchell Beazley has landed the angling adventures of chef, restaurateur and food writer Mark Hix.
Picador has acquired a “magnificent” new novel by Naomi Wood set in Germany’s Bauhaus art school.
Faber has won a six-publisher auction for Financial Times journalist Rebecca Watson’s debut novel little scratch.
HQ will publish “a warm, witty, honest, and accessible” account of writer and comedian Katy Brand’s life-long obsession with "Dirty Dancing", I Carried a Watermelon, billed... Read more