Tagged: Jenny Brown

Transworld reels in Tallack’s literary fishing memoir

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 Mac picks up Anderson's next MacLeod title plus standalone thriller

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. Read more

Sceptre sews up deal for Hunter's Mary, Queen of Scots biography

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

Bloody Scotland to extend 2022 event as Brown steps down

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 lands 'deeply moving' book on friendship by Ramaswamy

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

Rider triumphs in three-way auction for Munro's memoir

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

Supporting Scotland's emerging literary voices

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 to publish Sheridan's historical botany novel

Hodder will publish Sara Sheridan’s Edinburgh-set historical novel The Fair Botanists in partnership with the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.  ... Read more

Epistolary novel Love, Hope to Hodder

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

Canongate signs anthology of Scottish voices edited by Val McDermid

Canongate will publish an anthology offering “a new future from an astonishing array of Scottish voices” created by crime author Val McDermid and geographer Jo Sharp.... Read more

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