Sphere has signed Rosie Mullender's debut romcom novel The Time of My Life plus a second book, Ghosted.... Read more
Bluebird has signed a “kind, encouraging and stimulating” guide to life writing from Cathy Rentzenbrink, featuring advice from authors including Dolly Alderton, Elizabeth Day and... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a "fascinating" book about the culture and history of breastfeeding by historian Joanna Wolfarth.
Faber has acquired two books by Boy Parts (Influx Press) author Eliza Clark, including a novel about the murder of a teenager on the eve of Britain's... Read more
Trapeze has bought a book on rape culture and sexual violence by activist and podcaster Catriona Morton.
Particular Books has won a four-way auction for Kin, a Caribbean cookbook with “serious cultural intent” by Marie Mitchell.
HarperCollins has acquired author, editor and podcaster Bethany Rutter's debut adult novel, Welcome to Your Life, in a two-book deal.
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
Tinder Press has acquired a "wholly original" memoir from Xanthi Barker about her relationship with her father, poet Sebastian Barker, titled Will This House Last... Read more