Scribe has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights to Gavin McCrea's memoir, ahead of the publication of his second novel, The Sisters Mao. ... Read more
Canongate is to publish actor Alan Cumming's new memoir, Baggage, Tales from a Fully Packed Life.
Penguin Michael Joseph has pre-empted “an emotional roller-coaster of a novel,” Amazing Grace, written in lockdown by debut author Fran Littlewood. ... Read more
Penguin Life has triumphed in a five-way auction for Life Time, a guide to using the science of the body clock to create the optimum personal... Read more
Picador has signed Briefly, A Delicious Life, a “richly witty and enormously moving” new novel from Nell Stevens.
William Collins has pre-empted Aarathi Prasad’s book Silk, a history of “the natural world’s most extraordinary invention”.
Puffin has made a three-book deal with Sharna Jackson, including The Good Turn, the first book in a middle-grade adventure series with themes of activism... Read more
The debut novel of Vintage editor Lily Lindon has gone to Head of Zeus in a four-way auction, as part of a two-book deal. ... Read more
Sphere will publish Christine Simon's debut novel The Patron Saint of Second Chances in 2022.
Cornerstone has triumphed in a five-way auction to publish a guide to creativity from a former chief marketing officer at Nike, Greg Hoffman.... Read more