Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights, excluding Canada, for the word-of-mouth French bestseller Born of No Woman by Franck Bouysse.... Read more
Penguin Michael Joseph has acquired French novel The Anomaly by Hervé le Tellier, winner of the 2020 Prix Goncourt Prize.
Small Axes, an imprint of HopeRoad Publishing, has acquired The Last One by French-Algerian author Fatima Daas, to be translated by Lara Vergnaud. ... Read more
Aster, part of Octopus Publishing Group, has acquired The Insomnia Diaries: How I Learned to Sleep Again by journalist Miranda Levy.
Tinder Press has acquired author Francesca Reece’s "tour de force of a début" and plans to make the novel its launch title for summer 2021.... Read more
Legend Press has bagged Sahar Mustafah’s "stunning" debut novel charting the background to a shooting at an Islamic school in Chicago.
Transworld has pre-empted a "chilling" debut crime novel from Sarah Pearse in a “significant” two-book deal.
Eye Books imprint Lightning Books has signed Wolf Country by Tunde Farrand, a debut dystopian novel set in a future version of Britain in which... Read more
Del Rey, an imprint of Ebury Publishing, is reissuing two "classic works of feminist speculative fiction" by American literary novelist Marge Piercy.... Read more
Alex Christofi has acquired his first project for Oneworld Publications: a new title confronting the 'new Cold War', authored by Sunday Times' foreign editor Peter Conradi. Christofi,... Read more