Zaffre has bagged an "unbelievably timely" debut novel from Helly Acton, which has already been optioned for TV, in a two-book deal.
Hotly contested thriller Seven Lies, which went for seven figures in a major book deal, has now been optioned for TV by Drama Republic following a five-company... Read more
Orion imprint Seven Dials has landed journalist and systems engineer Ipsita Agarwal’s feminist account of how Indian scientists sent a rocket to Mars.... Read more
Hayley Steed has been promoted to literary agent less than three years after joining the Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency as an assistant.... Read more
Orion has snapped up the debut novel from “future star” Katherine Slee, revolving around a coded dedication in a children’s book.
Pan Macmillan has snapped up a “festive feel-good romantic novel” from debut author Jennifer Bayliss-Jennings in a four-way auction.
Hodder & Stoughton has signed the debut crime novel by broadcast journalist Will Shindler in a two-book deal.
Headline has won a four-way auction to publish scriptwriter Owen Nicholls' debut, a love story peppered with film references called Love, Unscripted.... Read more
Buccaneer Media has optioned the "astonishing" hotly tipped debut novel The Doll Factory by Scottish potter Elizabeth Macneal.
Hutchinson has acquired an account of life on the front-line of the NHS by midwife Leah Hazard in a "hotly contested" seven-way auction.... Read more