A "powerful debut memoir", about a publisher caring for her schizophrenic father, will be published by 4th Estate.
It has been a "bumpy year" for the trade, with the market "a little unpredictable" in the face of "huge uncertainty" created by Brexit and Donald Trump’s presidency,... Read more
4th Estate will publish the "hopeful, humorous and moving" memoir from the Times columnist Melanie Reid.
4th Estate has acquired What We Are Teaching Our Sons by journalist and copywriter Owen Booth, and another untitled novel, from Julia Silk at MBA.... Read more
Helen Garnons-Williams at Fourth Estate has acquired journalist and translator Juliet Butler’s The Less You Know the Sounder You Sleep, based on the true story... Read more
HarperCollins imprint Fourth Estate has signed My Absolute Darling, a debut novel from American author Gabriel Tallent, after an eight-way auction.
HarperCollins has appointed Helen Garnons-Williams as publishing director of 4th Estate, moving from her role as publishing director at Bloomsbury. Meanwhile, at Bloomsbury, Alexa von... Read more
Bloomsbury has signed Meg Rosoff's first novel for adults, a romantic comedy set in New York. Helen Garnons-Williams, publishing director for fiction, acquired UK and... Read more
Bloomsbury has signed a literary thriller about identical twins from writer Ann Morgan. Beside Myself follows two twin sisters, Ellie and Helen, who swap places... Read more
Bloomsbury is publishing Tips from Widows by Jan Robinson (February, £8.99), which was previously self-published. The book features collected advice for widowed women. Robinson began... Read more