Viking has scooped an 'illuminating' new work from Susan Cain, author of the bestseller Quiet (Penguin).
Ebury’s W H Allen imprint has acquired Material World by Ed Conway, Sky News economics editor and columnist at the Times. ... Read more
Piatkus has acquired Big Fat Negative: The Essential Guide to Infertility, IVF and the Trials of Trying for a Baby, by journalists Emma Haslett and Gabriella Griffith,... Read more
Thomas & Mercer, an imprint of Amazon Publishing, has acquired world English language rights to three books by Dean Koontz.
The Borough Press and HarperCollins US have signed another novel and the first non-fiction collection from Lionel Shriver.
Oneworld editor-at-large Bill Swainson has acquired a "major" Jacinda Ardern biography as well as a former Supreme Court judge’s "controversial" book on the decline of US leadership. ... Read more
Yellow Kite has pre-empted journalist Erin Zammett Ruddy's The Little Book of Life Skills, billed as "an expert guide to getting your life in order". ... Read more
Fourth Estate will publish Katherine Heiny’s new novel and story collection. Heiny is the author of Standard Deviation and Single, Carefree, Mellow. ... Read more
Transworld has acquired one of the hottest books of the 2016 Frankfurt Book Fair: The Story of Everything by influential blogger Tim Urban.... Read more
Penguin Random House has acquired bestselling American author Wally Lamb's new novel, I’ll Take You There.