Simon & Schuster will publish biographer Walter Isaacson’s latest book, The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing and the Future of the Human Race, next spring. ... Read more
Orbit UK has won debut author Everina Maxwell's space opera series, described as "queer sci-fi romance", in a three-way auction. ... Read more
Granta Books has acquired a second novel from Anuk Arudpragasam titled A Passage North.
Bloomsbury Publishing has won Imogen Crimp’s debut novel, The High Notes, in a four-way auction.
Lisa Taddeo’s Three Women (Bloomsbury) is to be turned into a drama for Showtime following a bidding war, it has been reported.... Read more
Ex-District Attorney Linda Fairstein’s US agent ICM has reportedly cut ties with her following the fall-out from the Netflix show about the wrongful prosecution of... Read more
Bloomsbury has bought another novel from Ann Patchett, The Dutch House, billed as the award-winning author's "masterpiece" about family, betrayal and love.... Read more
Ebury is publishing a "no-holds-barred" insider's account of Silicon Valley by a former employee of Twitter and Facebook.