Cornerstone imprint Arrow has acquired the debut adult novel from Carnegie-nominated children's author Eve Ainsworth.
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired The Heiress by Molly Greeley, an "LGBTQ+ reimagining" of the life of the Pride and Prejudice character Anne de Bourgh.... Read more
Laura Williams, currently a literary agent at PFD, is joining Greene & Heaton where she will continue to build her list.... Read more
Orion has pre-empted an "uplit" debut from Headline non-fiction editor Richard Roper in a "major" six-figure deal within 48 hours of submission.... Read more
Bloomsbury is to publish the "remarkable" memoir of Zuzana Ruzickova, who survived three Nazi concentration camps, slave labour and the anti-Semitic Communist dictatorship of former... Read more
Sphere has acquired the memoir of blogger, actress and comedian Gabrielle Fernie.
Laura Williams at Peters Fraser + Dunlop has been promoted to agent.
Transworld has acquired two novels by award-winning playwright Barney Norris. Commissioning editor Suzanne Bridson bought world rights to Five Rivers Met on a Wooded Plain... Read more
Orion has acquired a novel by former journalist Jem Lester, who won the 2013 PFD/City University Prize for Fiction. Commissioning editor Jemima Forrester bought world... Read more