Jonny Geller’s survey of the London literary agency scene is a splendidly comic piece of understated menace. Perhaps I am programmed... Read more
Stuart Bache is managing designer at HarperCollins. Each year, he compiles a selection of his favourite book jackets from the past twelve months. This time,... Read more
The Curtis Brown Creative writing school is launching an annual novel-writing scholarship in honour of late thriller writer John le Carré, seeking out "compelling storytelling and political engagement".... Read more
Anthony Horowitz will write his third official James Bond novel, to be published by Jonathan Cape in 2022.
Penguin Michael Joseph has signed a three-book deal with “superstar of women’s fiction” Jane Fallon.
Viking will publish award-winning writer Elif Shafak's “rich, magical” new novel The Island of Missing Trees in August.
Monica Ali, the author of four novels including the Booker Prize-shortlisted Brick Lane, is moving to Virago with her first novel in a decade following a... Read more
Faber has signed Brittle with Relics: A History of Wales, 1962–1997, billed as a “landmark” new work by Richard King.
Headline will publish Two Hitlers and a Marilyn by Adam Andrusier in July 2021.
Bonnier imprint Zaffre Books has signed a two-book, six-figure deal with Robert Peston, ITV's political editor. His first novel, The Whistleblower, will be published in... Read more