Tinder has acquired These Bodies of Water: Navigating Britain's Imprint on the Middle East by Sabrina Mahfouz, a "powerful meditation" on the influence of the British Empire. ... Read more
Virago will publish Hush by Kate Maxwell, a "compulsive and powerful" debut novel about the dark side of motherhood and the first in a two-book... Read more
Hachette Children’s Group has acquired two YA novels-in-verse from Dean Atta, including a "must-read queer romance" publishing in 2021.
Hamish Hamilton has landed a second novel by Lara Williams, the 2019 Not the Booker Prize-winning author of Supper Club (Hamish Hamilton).... Read more
Souvenir Press, an imprint of Profile Books, will publish postpartum advice book After Birth by journalist Jessica Hatcher-Moore.
Independent publisher Everything With Words is publishing its first novel for adults, Inside the Beautiful Inside by Emily Bullock.... Read more
Fourth Estate has pre-empted How to Be Sad by Helen Russell, described as "part grief memoir, part manifesto for a change in the way we talk about... Read more
Indie Papillote Press has picked up a “radical and moving” new historical novel from Caribbean writer Lawrence Scott.
Headline has bagged Sinclair McKay’s follow-up to Bletchley Park Brainteasers, this time taking readers through the most puzzling problems Met Police detectives have ever faced.... Read more
Virago will publish a graphic memoir by illustrator Eleanor Crewes on her journey towards coming out.