Usborne has acquired A Girl Called Corpse, an “unlikely” ghost story by Australian nutritionist Reece Carter, in a two-book deal.
Walker Books has triumphed in the fight for Freja Nicole Woolf's début
Firefly Press has acquired Lethe, a middle-grade sci-fi adventure by Claire Fayers.
Welbeck Children’s has acquired a "heart-warming" picture book, You’re Loved, written and illustrated by "The Simpsons" artist Liz Climo.... Read more
Constable has landed a three-book deal with debut crime fiction author Katy Watson, who also writes romance books under the name Sophie Pembroke.... Read more
Farshore has acquired The Very Merry Murder Club, a mystery anthology written by 13 authors and co-edited by Serena Patel and Robin Stevens. ... Read more
Simon & Schuster Children’s Books has scooped the middle-grade debut from Beth Garrod, author of the Super Awkward series for teens, in a two-book deal.... Read more
Egmont YA list Electric Monkey has scooped a “thrilling and commercial chiller” for readers aged 14+ from New York Times-bestselling author Goldy Moldavsky.... Read more
A whirlwind two years for BB Alston has led to the release of his sought-after, enthralling début, Amari and the Night Brothers... Read more
Literary agent Gemma Cooper has been appointed as a director at The Bent Agency UK.