Gordon Wise reflects on his presidency of the Association of Authors’ Agents, and looks at the ongoing challenges facing the group.
With the EU referendum only months away, the trade needs to start the conversation about whether to stay or leave now, Gordon Wise argues.... Read more
Canongate has signed Major Labels by Kelefa Sanneh, a non-fiction work exploring the evolution of pop music over the past 50 years.... Read more
Bloomsbury Continuum has acquired When America Stopped Being Great by BBC New York correspondent Nick Bryant.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson will publish Forever Young, a memoir from Oscar-winning actress Hayley Mills about her early years.
Penguin Michael Joseph has pre-empted a book from author, editor and journalist Charlie Corbett, exploring mental health through the lens of 12 songbirds.... Read more
Swift Press, the newly founded publisher of Mark Richards and Diana Broccardo, is gearing up for its autumn launch with The Upswing by Robert Putnam.... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has pre-empted Blitz Spirit, a book anthologising the voices of everyday people as they dealt individually and collectively with the crisis of the Second... Read more
https://www.thebookseller.com/news/hq-reveals-details-definitive-meghan-and-harry-biography-1201904HarperNonFiction has picked up a “pioneering” book on Meghan Markle by celebrity biographer Sean Smith.... Read more
Two Roads has acquired the wartime diaries of Winston Churchill’s youngest daughter, Mary, following a three-way auction.