Simon & Schuster UK has bought two frontlist novels and nine backlist titles by Susanna Kearsley, including The Vanished Days, a love story set against the Jacobite... Read more
Penguin Michael Joseph has signed two novels from Gillian McAllister in a deal that will take her into hardback for the first time.... Read more
Publisher Corsair has scooped a "dazzling" new novel from Jennifer Egan, described as a "sibling novel" to her Pulitzer Prize-winning A Visit from the Goon Squad (Corsair).... Read more
Holly Willoughby's Reflections, a collection of writing about “finding your beauty, inside and out”, has been bought by Century in a 10-way auction.... Read more
Hutchinson Heinemann has pre-empted a “heart-pounding” novel about the power and dangers of memory by Jo Harkin in a six-figure deal.
The Borough Press has snapped up Weyward, the debut novel by Emilia Hart, in a 48-hour pre-empt for a “significant” six-figure sum.... Read more
Hachette UK has unveiled its 2021 traineeship programme, partnering for the first time with literary agency Curtis Brown and bookseller Waterstones. It will open for... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton will publish Good to Eat by David Atherton, winner of "The Great British Bake Off" 2019. ... Read more
Bonnie Garmus' 1960s-set first novel has been sold into 21 territories in just over a week.
Penguin General imprint Fig Tree has bought a food memoir by actor and author Stanley Tucci in a 24-hour pre-empt.