Hodder Studio has pre-empted two books from Amanda Block, including her debut The Lost Storyteller, which will be published in July 2021 in hardback, e-book and audiobook.... Read more
Harvill Secker will publish Small Miracles by Anne Booth, the story of three Catholic nuns who turn to playing the lottery in the hopes of... Read more
Sphere has acquired three new novels from Jenny Colgan.
Fourth Estate has triumphed in an auction for a "breath-taking" debut work of autofiction about one man’s involvement in London gang-life.... Read more
Quercus has bought the “extraordinary” coming-of-age memoir Broken Greek by music journalist Pete Paphides.
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