Picador is to publish the second novel from Booker Prize-winning Douglas Stuart: Young Mungo, said to be about “the dangerous first love of two young Glaswegian men”. ... Read more
Viking has triumphed in a five-way auction for screenwriter Alice Winn’s debut novel In Memoriam, "an epic tale of both the tragedies of the First World War... Read more
HarperCollins Ireland has pre-empted a debut novel by award-winning actor and playwright Emmet Kirwan, to be published in 2023.
John Murray Press has signed books from Elizabeth Wong, Kevin Doherty and Robert Hamberger, to be published this summer on the JM Originals list. ... Read more
Pan Macmillan has landed Single Bald Female, the “unforgettable” debut novel from journalist and Faber Academy graduate Laura Price.
Fourth Estate has signed an “exhilarating” new book about men and masculinity from Raven Smith.
Fourth Estate has acquired John Patrick McHugh’s "astonishing and emotionally powerful" debut story collection Pure Gold and a novel in a two-book deal.... Read more
Susannah Otter, editorial director for Bonnier Books UK's Blink Publishing, has acquired world rights for Ugly by Anita Bhagwandas from Emma Finn at C&W after... Read more
Chatto & Windus has signed a new two-book deal with The Language of Kindness author Christie Watson, including a joint project with her 16-year-old daughter... Read more
Tinder Press has won at auction Christina Patterson’s next book, Outside, the Sky is Blue: A Memoir of Faith, Hope and Loss.... Read more