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
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has commissioned historian and biographer Artemis Cooper to write a cultural history of Paris, published to coincide with the 2024 Paris Olympics.... Read more
The Bodley Head has won a five-way auction for Charlotte Lydia Riley’s "fresh and vital" revisionist history of post-war imperial Britain.... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group has bagged a secondary school survival guide by headteacher and star of Channel 4’s “Educating Yorkshire”, Matthew Burton. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has netted an "enthralling" book on freemasonry and its influence from John Dickie.
Carrie Plitt has been appointed as a director of Felicity Bryan Associates (FBA) and will join the board, three years after she joined the company. ... Read more
Oneworld has picked up a hard-hitting “rescue guide for democracy” from A C Grayling.
The first acquisition for Stormzy's new imprint #Merky Books is Taking Up Space by Chelsea Kwakye and Ore Ogunbiyi: a book tackling issues around access to... Read more
Felicity Bryan Associates has announced it will be taking over the management of some of agent Tony Peake’s key clients.
Headline is publishing Mary Berry's baking book Fast Cakes: Easy Bakes in Minutes.