Atlantic imprint Corvus has acquired The Favour by Laura Vaughan, as well as a second novel.
Bloomsbury Publishing has won Imogen Crimp’s debut novel, The High Notes, in a four-way auction.
Mudlark has triumphed in an eight-way auction for journalist Francisco Garcia’s account of missing people and the search for his own father.... Read more
Canongate will publish novelist Jess Kidd’s "mischievous and mysterious" first children’s book.
Atlantic Books has won a six-way auction to publish Andrew Parker’s The Line of Sight: How Vision Shapes Our Lives, “a sweeping and urgent story about the way... Read more
William Collins has bought a memoir by Tanya Frank investigating her son’s schizoaffective disorder, extended from a New York Times feature which generated an "extraordinary... Read more
Mantle has triumphed in a five-publisher auction for two books from a husband and wife team, writing as Ellery Lloyd.
Pan Mac imprint Mantle has scooped the “compulsive” debut novel from journalist Anna Wharton in a two-book deal.
Picador has scooped a “Great British Novel” by Stuart Evers, charting more than 60 years of British history through the lives of two very different... Read more
John Murray has made a novel by Shahnaz Ahsan its lead fiction debut for 2020, after publisher Mark Richards met her at a writers’ pitching... Read more