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
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a Christmas-themed novel by Sunday Times bestselling author Laura Barnett.
Actor David Thewlis’ second novel, a "darkly comic exploration of the creative mind", has gone to Weidenfeld & Nicolson in a pre-empt. ... Read more
Lettice Franklin and Federico Andornino have been promoted to publishing directors at Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
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