W&N has acquired Olga by The Reader author Bernhard Schlink, a novel "of love, passion and history", focusing on the life of one woman from late 19th-century Prussia to modern Germany, translated... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired Moth by debut author Melody Razak, a "dark and sweeping" story of pre-partition India, in a three-way auction.... Read more
W&N has netted a new novel by "astonishing" award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson, which is already garnering huge praise in the US.
Maddy Price is moving from Hodder to join Weidenfeld & Nicolson as its new non-fiction editorial director, while there are promotions for Lettice Franklin and... Read more
In “the literary event of 2019”, Weidenfeld & Nicolson has landed the new novel by Téa Obreht, eight years after her debut The Tiger’s Wife (W&N) won... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has scooped Italian bestseller Marco Missiroli’s novel Fidelity, which has already been sold in 13 territories and bought for adaptation by Netflix.... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has scooped a “thoughtful and gripping” Argentinian crime novel from debut author Eloísa Díaz in a pre-empt deal.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has landed the “raw and powerful” new novel by prize-winning Australian writer Charlotte Wood.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a literary thriller set in Mexico, the first in a new series by debut author Tim MacGabhann. ... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a "bold" new novel by Wales Book of the Year winner and Dylan Thomas Prize shortlisted author Alys Conran. ... Read more