Trapeze has signed Hayley Webster’s One Christmas Night, a book commissioned off the back of a series of tweets.
Ebury Publishing has acquired the first official "Black Mirror" book, described as "an immersive, illustrated, oral history" from the show's creator Charlie Brooker and executive producer Annabel Jones.... Read more
Two Roads has acquired Cunk on Everything: The Philomena Cunk Encyclopedia.
Picador has scooped the debut novel of "Twitter’s unofficial poet laureate".
Ella Berthoud is joining Jo Unwin as a literary agent at JULA, and will build a list focusing on literary, reading group and children’s fiction.... Read more
Orion Publishing has acquired Candice Carty-Williams' debut novel, Queenie, in a six-figure deal.
Viking is publishing a second novel from Kit de Waal in spring 2018.
Picador has won a “closely-fought” auction for Diary of a Feminist Killjoy and a further book from one of the "No More Page Three" campaigners.... Read more
Viking is publishing Nina Stibbe’s An Almost Perfect Christmas, a comedic non-fiction book exploring festive cooking and customs, and the highs and lows of the Christmas season. ... Read more
Quercus has bought graphologist and psychotherapist Emma Bache’s first book, Reading Between the Lines, an "enlightening and entertaining" guide to what our handwriting says about us.... Read more