Tagged: Lee Brackstone

Addicted to crossing borders

Lee Brackstone on the Crossing Border Festival in Den Haag. Read more

Building a bridge of hope

PalFest may not be the best-known literary festival, but it serves to underline literature’s ability to transcend violence and hatred, says Lee Brackstone.... Read more

White Rabbit acquires joint memoir from Steve Davis and Kavus Torabi

Lee Brackstone, publisher at White Rabbit, has acquired world all-language rights for Medical Grade Music directly from authors Steve Davis and Kavus Torabi.... Read more

Straight outta Crawley: White Rabbit signs The Cure biography

White Rabbit publisher Lee Brackstone has bought an encyclopaedic literary biography of goth rock giants The Cure by music journalist Simon Price. Read more

W&N acquires 'miraculously relevant' debut

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a "poetic and political" debut literary novel about the English identity crisis.     Read more

White Rabbit to explore Burroughs' impact on rock 'n' roll

White Rabbit has acquired William S Burroughs and the Cult of Rock ‘N’ Roll by Casey Rae, showing "the often surprising influence" that Beat Generation writer Burroughs had on music, from David Bowie... Read more

Horace Bent and the trade take the fight to Covid...sort of

I prepared as if LBF was going to happen, beginning with a vigourous pre-fair free solo ascent of El Capitan in Yosemite with Andrew “Danger... Read more

Brackstone strikes two-book deal with Gibson in first acquisition for W&N

Lee Brackstone has struck a two-book deal with Jasper Gibson in his first acquisition for Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Read more

Faber scoops dairy farmer Rijneveld's debut in three-way auction

Faber has snapped up the rights to a debut Dutch novel by 28-year-old poet and dairy farmer Marieke Lucas Rijneveld following a three-way auction.... Read more

Alexa von Hirschberg replaces Brackstone as head of Faber Social

Bloomsbury editorial director Alexa von Hirschberg is to replace Lee Brackstone as head of Faber Social. Read more

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