Doubleday will publish the new novel by American novelist Laura Zigman, her first for 10 years.
Doubleday has pre-empted Faber Academy graduate Ericka Waller’s debut novel, Dog Days, about the solace of canine companions “when times are hard”. Kirsty Dunseath, publishing... Read more
Kirsty Dunseath, who quit Orion after 16 years in October, is joining Transworld as publishing director for Doubleday.
Kirsty Dunseath, publisher of W&N Fiction, is leaving Orion after 16 years.
Andrew Kidd has been hired as editor-at-large for Weidenfeld & Nicolson.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired Laura Barnett's third book, Salvage.
The spectre of Donald Trump and Brexit will have a big influence on book trends in 2017, publishers and agents have predicted, with opportunities in... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson fiction publisher Kirsty Dunseath has bought a “magical and haunting novel set in the underbelly of Jamaica” by Kei Miller. Dunseath acquired... Read more
Editors are predicting a continuing surge of debut fiction in 2015, following the success of authors like Jessie Burton and Elizabeth Healey, saying they are... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a debut novel about a female astronaut and an aging scientist. Publishing director Kirsty Dunseath bought UK and Commonwealth rights... Read more