Quercus has pre-empted a new book by espionage historian Henry Hemming: Our Man in New York.
Dr Henrietta Bowden-Jones, founder of the National Problem Gambling Clinic, is writing a book about addictions for Virago.
Kyle Books has won Bento Power by Shiso Delicious founder Sara Kiyo Popowa after a five-publisher auction.
Piatkus has acquired The Model Method by trained chef, owner of the award-winning Pilates PT studio and "strong not skinny" advocate Hollie Grant.... Read more
Sceptre has acquired a book by Central St. Martins lecturer and artist Rod Judkins described as "future-proofing for thinkers".
Little, Brown has acquired The Long Separation: The Indian Army in the First World War by George Morton-Jack.
Guardian Faber has acquired an "unparalleled account" of the multimillion-dollar people-smuggling industries across the Mediterranean, and how corrupt Italian politicians are "profiting from misery". Guardian... Read more
Headline has acquired two new books by "Masterchef" judge and chef John Torode. Cookery publisher Muna Reyal acquired world rights from Jonathan Conway at Jonathan... Read more
Pan Macmillan’s Carole Tonkinson has acquired two books from “internet sensation” Joe Wicks in a “heated” eight-publisher auction. Tonkinson bought world rights to Lean in... Read more
Penguin Press has won an auction for a book by The Economist’s economics correspondent, Ryan Avent. Editorial director Tom Penn acquired UK and Commonwealth rights,... Read more