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Welbeck pre-empts two from Portman

Welbeck has landed Separation for Beginners, a "sad, joyful story" by Joe Portman, after pre-empting the novel in a two-book deal. ... Read more

Welbeck swoops for North's Little Wing in six-figure deal

Welbeck has signed a “significant” six-figure deal for “profoundly moving” new novel Little Wing and one other book by Freya North.... Read more

Welbeck set to shout about Silent Daughter

Welbeck fiction publisher Jon Elek has nabbed Scottish writer Emma Christie's Edinburgh-set début suspense novel about deep-held family secrets. Read more

Welbeck signs two new novels from McInerney

Welbeck has signed two new novels from Monica McInerney in a deal which also sees the publisher acquire seven of her backlist titles for a “major... Read more

Welbeck scoops Seeck's crime sensation in five-publisher auction

Welbeck has won the five-publisher auction for Finnish crime writer Max Seeck’s global sensation The Witch Hunter and its sequel.... Read more

Coronet signs 'hilarious' Kirby book for reluctant adults

Coronet has signed a "hilarious" new illustrated book by Katie Kirby for adults struggling with the responsibility of growing up. Read more

Elek joins Welbeck as group publisher for new imprint

Jon Elek will join Welbeck Publishing Group as group publisher to lead the new commercial fiction imprint Portland Press.  Read more

Transworld wins Fox's 'important' military memoir in seven-way auction

Transworld has acquired a memoir by Jason Fox in a seven-way auction. Read more

Virago to open up discussion on female hormones

Virago is publishing a book called Hormonal by journalist Eleanor Morgan, exploring the relationship between the female body, the female mind and the ways in which women’s bodies are being medicalised.... Read more

Hodder bags Borough Market cookbook in eight-way auction

Hodder is publishing The Borough Market Cookbook following a "competitive" eight-way auction. Read more

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