Tagged: Laura Barber

Granta triumphs in five-way auction for Metcalfe's debut novel

Granta Books has won a five-way auction for Anna Metcalfe’s debut novel, Chrysalis. Read more

Granta acquires Hannah Stowe's marine non-fiction on proposal

Granta Books has acquired on proposal Hannah Stowe’s Move Like Water, a "beautiful and beguiling" non-fiction work about people's relationship with the sea and the... Read more

Granta lands Ben Mauk's 'powerful' fugitives debut in 4-way auction

Granta has acquired a "powerful" non-fiction debut about the nature of being a fugitive by American journalist Ben Mauk following a four-way bidding war.... Read more

Man Booker International Prize shortlistee goes to Granta

Granta Books has signed up a novel by Man Booker International Prize-shortlisted author Hubert Mingarelli. Read more

Lacey promoted to Granta publishing director

Granta’s acting publishing director Bella Lacey has been given the role permanently, one in a string of promotions at the firm. Read more

Exploration of Pakistan's largest city wins inaugural Portobello Prize

The inaugural Portobello Prize has been awarded to "electrifying new voice" Samira Shackle for Karachi Vice, a "fresh and thrilling" non-fiction exploration of Pakistan’s largest... Read more

Granta acquires next Offill novel American Weather

Granta Books has acquired a new novel from Jenny Offill, author of the Folio-shortlisted Dept. of Speculation.  Read more

Portobello unveils new logo

Portobello Books is launching a new logo created by former Penguin designer David Pearson. Read more

Portobello launches literary non-fiction prize

Portobello Books is launching a new non-fiction prize for unpublished writers, in association with literary agency C+W and retailer Foyles. Read more

'Deeply moving' family memoir to Granta

Granta Books has acquired an "innovative and deeply moving" family memoir, told through a series of lists. Read more

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