Tagged: Jessica Leeke

PMJ pre-empts 'roller-coaster' of a novel from debut author Littlewood

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

Michael Joseph pre-empts Alexander debut in six-figure deal

Penguin Michael Joseph has pre-empted Scottish freelance journalist Claire Alexander’s debut novel Meredith, Alone in a “major” six-figure deal. Read more

Michael Joseph scoops Wilkerson's debut Black Cake

Michael Joseph has won a multi-publisher auction for Charmaine Wilkerson's “dazzling” debut novel Black Cake in a six-figure deal. Read more

Helen Cullen's second novel goes to Michael Joseph

Michael Joseph will publish a "beautiful literary" second novel from Irish writer Helen Cullen in Spring 2020. Read more

MJ signs Swedish bestseller in six-figure deal

Michael Joseph has welcomed Swedish bestseller Fredrik Backman to its list in a six-figure deal.  Read more

Debut psychological thriller to MJ in six-figure pre-empt

Michael Joseph has acquired two novels by debut author Natasha Bell in a six-figure pre-empt. Read more

Woolf's Lost début goes to MJ in six-figure deal

Michael Joseph has acquired H C Cullen’s début The Lost Letters of William Woolf in a six-figure, two-book deal. Read more

Second 'secret diary' of Hendrik Groen to Michael Joseph

Michael Joseph has acquired a second "secret diary" from Hendrik Groen, the eponymous author of Dutch bestseller The Secret Diary of Hendrik Groen 83 ¼ Years Old,... Read more

Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know to MJ in 'major' pre-empt

Thriller trilogy Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know by British debut writer Chloé Esposito has been pre-empted by Jessica Leeke at Michael Joseph.... Read more

MJ buys debut in six-figure pre-empt

Michael Joseph has acquired a debut novel byUS author Alexandra Oliva in a six-figure pre-empt ahead of the rest of the world. Editorial director Jessica... Read more

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