Tagged: Katie Espiner

Horace Bent and the trade take the fight to Covid...sort of

I prepared as if LBF was going to happen, beginning with a vigourous pre-fair free solo ascent of El Capitan in Yosemite with Andrew “Danger... Read more

Kay moves to Orion in seven-figure deal

Orion has acquired two books by Adam Kay in a "substantial" seven-figure deal, tempting the former doctor and comedian away from Picador, the imprint that... Read more

Francesca Main moves to Orion to set up new imprint

Francesca Main is moving to the Orion Publishing Group in the newly created role of publisher after eight years at Picador. Read more

Valentine promoted at Orion as Benton steps up to deputy m.d.

Orion has promoted Anna Valentine to executive publisher of Trapeze, Seven Dials and Orion Spring, while Sarah Benton also steps up as the group’s deputy... Read more

Orion scoops four books from Aaronovitch in seven-figure deal

Orion has scooped four new DC Peter Grant books from bestselling author Ben Aaronovitch in a seven-figure deal. Read more

Jon Wood to leave Orion after 18 years

Jon Wood, Orion’s group publisher, is leaving the company after 18 years. Read more

Carty-Williams' debut Queenie lands six-figure deal

Orion Publishing has acquired Candice Carty-Williams' debut novel, Queenie, in a six-figure deal. Read more

What Katie does: Espiner reflects on first year as Orion m.d.

Orion's m.d. talks to Philip Jones about her first year at the books business. Read more

W&N to publish writers from 'under-represented places'

Weidenfeld & Nicolson is launching Hometown Tales, a series of short books which will publish authors from underrepresented regions across the UK to bring new... Read more

Borough Press makes promotions, hires Ainley

HarperCollins fiction imprint The Borough Press has made several changes to its editorial team, hiring Holly Ainley as commissioning editor. Read more

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