Fig Tree has bagged the “witty, entertaining and at times delightfully macabre” Spare Parts: A Surprising History of Transplants by debut author Paul Craddock.... Read more
Chicken House will publish Melissa Harrison's debut children's novel, By Ash, Oak and Thorn, as well as a sequel, By Rowan and Yew. ... Read more
Picador has pre-empted an investigation into water stress, billed as "the next big climate crisis", by environmental journalist Tim Smedley.
Bloomsbury will publish a "joyful" memoir, Nothing Ordinary: A Still Life, by debut author Josie George.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a "bold" new novel by Wales Book of the Year winner and Dylan Thomas Prize shortlisted author Alys Conran. ... Read more
Myriad has signed a second novel from author and filmmaker Tom Connolly. World English rights in Men Like Air were signed from Jenny Hewson at... Read more
Serpent’s Tail has acquired a second book from Sarah Perry, whose debut was longlisted for the Guardian First Book of the Year Award 2014. Hannah... Read more