Sceptre has acquired a cultural, historical and literary exploration of the birth, death and legacy of Shakespeare’s Juliet Capulet.
Sceptre has pre-empted Consumed: A Sister’s Story by Guardian chief theatre critic Arifa Akbar.... Read more
Sceptre has acquired New Erotica for Feminists, a book subverting traditional tropes of erotica in short "hilarious" vignettes.... Read more
Sceptre has acquired Threads of Life by Clare Hunter: a history of sewing and embroidery told through the stories of men and women who have used "the language of sewing" to... Read more
Juliet Brooke is moving from Chatto & Windus to Sceptre to become its editorial director.
Chatto & Windus, an imprint of Vintage, has acquired The Language of Kindness by Costa Award-winning novelist Christie Watson following a "hotly contested" auction involving 14 publishers.... Read more
Chatto & Windus has acquired Catherine Chidgey's The Wish Child, a novel about "the Nazi obsession with perfection".