Sphere is publishing the first book of London rescue cat Curious Zelda, whose startled look has attracted a following of more than 80,000 on Twitter.... Read more
Trapeze has acquired UK rights to Stay Sexy and Don't Get Murdered, the debut book from American comedians Karen Kilgariff and Georgia Hardstark.... Read more
Orion is going on a tour of schools across the country to talk to students about working in publishing.
Amazon Publishing has bought a "captivating" debut novel about a secret letter sown into a German concentration camp uniform in its first deal with literary agency... Read more
Headline has acquired a suspenseful and "stylishly slick" action-packed debut, The Hunter by Andrew Reid.
Jessie Burton will retell the Medusa myth in an "empowering" YA title for Bloomsbury, exploring themes of "toxic masculinity and the meaning of consent".... Read more
James Oswald, author of the Inspector McLean series, is to move from Penguin to Headline imprint Wildfire for his next four books.
Nine publishers fought over a debut book by Fabulous magazine’s deputy chief sub Stacey Bartlett before Bonnier Zaffre triumphed as the winner at auction.... Read more
Harperfiction has pre-empted an "arresting" début entitled The Furies, and a second title, in a six-figure deal within 18 hours of submission.... Read more
Hodder has won a new young adult fantasy duology, the Hollow Crown by Zoraida Córdova, at auction.