Viking has acquired a historical debut by Annie Garthwaite, reimagining the story of Cecily Neville, the Duchess of York and mother to two kings of England—Edward IV and Richard III.... Read more
Viking has pre-empted two novels from British-Nigerian writer Lizzie Damilola Blackburn for an undisclosed six-figure sum.
Film rights to Richard Osman’s début novel, The Thursday Murder Club (Viking), have been snapped up by Amblin Partners in a 14-way auction.... Read more
Viking has pre-empted "laugh-out-loud" novel The Summer Job by Lizzy Dent.
Viking is expanding its fiction publishing programme and has bolstered its team by promoting Katy Loftus to publisher, while Vikki Moynes is also joining from... Read more
Viking has acquired TV presenter Richard Osman’s debut novel, The Thursday Murder Club, and one other novel, for a seven-figure sum, after triumphing in one... Read more
Viking has acquired a second novel by Josie Silver, whose debut One Day in December is currently a number one Kindle bestseller.... Read more
The starting pistol for Feminist Book Fortnight sounded this weekend, with approaching 50 independent bookshops around the country taking part.
Tana French, award-winning author of the Dublin Murder Squad series, has moved from Hodder to Viking for a standalone novel.
Viking has acquired world rights to an "electrifying" new novel by Fatima Bhutto called The Runaways.