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
Agents say acquisitions are generally holding up during the coronavirus crisis but the market for some sectors, including literary fiction, is proving more challenging as... Read more
Atlantic Books is to publish Maps of Desire, a book that aims to "truly understand the myriad forms of female sexual desire", by Eleanor Morgan. ... Read more
Souvenir Press has bagged an examination of empathy and the necessity of kindness by writer and illustrator Henry James Garrett.
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.