Angry Robot Books has scooped a "fierce, fast and fun" science fiction book by Ever Dundas.
Transworld has acquired Malachy Tallack’s literary memoir Illuminated by Water, described as a "eulogy to and meditation" to his lifelong personal passion of fishing.... Read more
Pan Macmillan has acquired a standalone thriller from Lin Anderson, plus the 17th instalment of the author's forensic crime-fiction series featuring Rhona MacLeod.
Sceptre has picked up an alternative biography of Mary, Queen of Scots from Threads of Life (Sceptre) author Clare Hunter in a two-book deal.... Read more
After an "unprecedented" audience of 16,000 for this year's hybrid event, Bloody Scotland crime writing festival will be extended in 2022 with James Crawford taking over from founding chair... Read more
Canongate has landed an "ambitious and deeply moving book" by journalist and author Chitra Ramaswamy about her unlikely friendship with Jewish refugee Henry Wuga, which will be a lead... Read more
Ebury imprint Rider has won a three-way auction for The Ponies at the Edge of the World, a "stunning" memoir from Catherine Munro on her search... Read more
With the publishing landscape proving more challenging than ever for new writers in Scotland, Caroline Carpenter looks at the schemes and systems designed to support... Read more
Hodder will publish Sara Sheridan’s Edinburgh-set historical novel The Fair Botanists in partnership with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has bagged Love, Hope by Juliet Ann Conlin, an "uplifting" and "life-affirming" epistolary novel about overcoming loneliness and finding happiness.... Read more