Phoenix, part of the Orion Publishing Group, has landed The Midnight News, a new novel from Jo Baker, author of Sunday Times bestseller Longbourn.... Read more
Michallon's début serial killer thriller is one of the summer's hottest rights properties.
Viking has triumphed in a five-way auction for screenwriter Alice Winn’s debut novel In Memoriam, "an epic tale of both the tragedies of the First World War... Read more
Faber has triumphed in a five-way auction to republish They: A Sequence of Unease, a "forgotten masterpiece" by Kay Dick, after Curtis Brown agent Becky Brown discovered the... Read more
Hachette Children's Group has acquired three titles from YA author Alexandra Bracken, with Quercus Children’s Books to publish a new duology starring a "feminist Indiana Jones" and one other standalone title. ... Read more
Knopf editor Jenny Jackson’s debut novel Pineapple Street has gone to Hutchinson Heinemann in an overnight pre-empt as well as selling in other major deals across the world. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has signed two books by YA author Elizabeth Lim.
Fourth Estate will publish Katherine Heiny’s new novel and story collection. Heiny is the author of Standard Deviation and Single, Carefree, Mellow. ... Read more
Maya Mavjee (pictured) has been named president and publisher for Knopf following Sonny Mehta's death, with Reagan Arthur appointed to executive v.p. and publisher of... Read more
Canongate c.e.o and publisher Jamie Byng remembers his friend, editor in chief of Knopf Sonny Mehta