Phoenix and Hachette Australia join forces to win hotly-contested auction.
After leaving Picador to launch her own list at Orion, Francesca Main says the emphasis at Phoenix will be on developing writers and hitting the... Read more
Orion imprint Phoenix has won an auction for Notes On An Execution by literary agent and author Danya Kukafka, a "powerful and propulsive" novel about a man on death... Read more
Inaugural Phoenix authors Alex Marzano-Lesnevich, David Whitehouse and Marianne Levy have revealed the inspirations behind their upcoming memoirs with publisher Francesca Main for the second online 'Phoenix... Read more
US rights in Phoenix's publishing debut, Fault Lines by British-Japanese author Emily Itami, have been snapped up in a six-figure deal. ... Read more
Orion’s new literary-commercial imprint Phoenix has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights to If This Is Peace by New York Times-bestselling author Dolen Perkins-Valdez in an... Read more
Phoenix Books publisher Francesca Main has snapped up a novel by US author Dolen Perkins-Valdez with “powerful themes of race, class and eugenics”, in an... Read more
Francesca Main is moving to the Orion Publishing Group in the newly created role of publisher after eight years at Picador.
Picador has triumphed in a multi-publisher auction for an “unforgettable” new novel from Emma Stonex in a two-book deal, with rights already being gobbled up... Read more
Picador has snapped up the “tender, moving and beautifully written” third novel from Sarah Butler.