Literary agent Laura Macdougall says it is right to celebrate achievements in the fight for LGBTQ equality, but we must make sure to look beyond... Read more
Octopus has announced Jake Lingwood’s new imprint, named Monoray, will launch with a manifesto for change by MP Jess Phillips and a military memoir about... Read more
World rights to the Times fashion editor Harriet Walker’s début novel were sold to US publisher Kate Miciak at Ballantine in a six-figure, two-book pre-empt.... Read more
Trapeze has signed the debut novel of Sunday Times journalist Leaf Arbuthnot.
Laura Macdougall is joining United Agents next month after two “wonderful” years with Tibor Jones & Associates.
A memoir from Elton John and a graphic novel from Oscar-winner Jim Broadbent are among the hottest as-yet-unsigned properties from UK agents heading into the... Read more
Headline has acquired a "feminist" Victorian crime series by journalist Kaite Welsh, about a "trailblazing" female doctor-turned-detective.
Virago Press has bought a book tackling "burning questions about transgender identity".
Ruth Hogan’s début, a “perfect book-club read”, has hit a lucky seven in foreign rights sales with publishers acquiring before and during this year’s fair.... Read more
A debut novel has sparked auctions across Europe. Two Roads in the UK won an auction for The Keeper of Lost Things by Ruth Hogan,... Read more