Fourth Estate has triumphed in an auction for a "breath-taking" debut work of autofiction about one man’s involvement in London gang-life.... Read more
Picador has scooped the debut novel of "Twitter’s unofficial poet laureate".
Ella Berthoud is joining Jo Unwin as a literary agent at JULA, and will build a list focusing on literary, reading group and children’s fiction.... Read more
Orion Publishing has acquired Candice Carty-Williams' debut novel, Queenie, in a six-figure deal.
Viking is publishing Nina Stibbe’s An Almost Perfect Christmas, a comedic non-fiction book exploring festive cooking and customs, and the highs and lows of the Christmas season. ... Read more