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
Piatkus has acquired The Motherhood Complex by science journalist Melissa Hogenboom, examining both the biological and psychological changes during pregnancy and motherhood, and how they influence a... Read more
Amazon imprint Thomas & Mercer will publish three further books by Caroline Mitchell.
Psychological thriller writer C L Taylor has signed a deal with HarperCollins imprint Avon for two more suspense novels following her "amazing" 2019 success.... Read more
Picador has triumphed in a multi-publisher auction for an “unforgettable” new novel from Emma Stonex in a two-book deal, with rights already being gobbled up... Read more
Books on the environment, climate change and artifical intelligence look set to light up this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair, agents and editors who spoke to... Read more
Former Penguin Books publicity director Ashley Audrain’s debut thriller, The Push, has been snapped up in a string of record-breaking deals around the world.... Read more
Transworld editor Lizzy Goudsmit’s "hypnotic thriller" debut Seven Lies has sold in 23 territories within two months.
The Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency is expanding its children’s and YA department with Chloe Seager joining as an agent from Northbank Talent... Read more
Agents list their top children’s titles ahead of the upcoming fair.