Hachette Ireland's editorial director Ciara Doorley has acquired world rights to two legal thrillers from Irish author Catherine Kirwan, in a deal made with Luigi Bonomi of... Read more
Headline Publishing Group has acquired eight new novels by Simon Scarrow, including four in the Eagles of the Empire series.
Coronet, an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton, will publish an inside account by former investigative journalist Michael Morley of his interviews with serial killer Dennis... Read more
Pan Mac has netted two novels from Tom Marcus, a former MI5 surveillance officer whose identity is kept under wraps for his own safety.... Read more
Piatkus has bought two new thrillers from Mark Griffin.
Headline has landed Spitfire Kids by Alasdair Cross, based on the hit BBC World Service podcast series “Spitfire: The People’s Plane” and using first-person accounts of those... Read more
Pan Macmillan has netted a “perfect summer thriller” set in Tuscany by Lizzy Barber, in a two-book deal.
Ben Miller has signed a new three-book deal with Simon & Schuster Children's, and is poised to become “a major force in children’s publishing”, the firm... Read more
Orion imprint Seven Dials has licensed "The Archers" brand and characters to create a cookbook based on the BBC radio drama, written by scriptwriter Keri... Read more
Georgia Fancett from Bath has picked up a £20,000 publishing contract with Century for her "hard-hitting" police procedural The Fifth Girl.... Read more