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.
Negotiation of European distribution rights will become “a horror show”, agents have warned, with American publishers emboldened to grab European English-language rights from British firms... Read more
Trapeze has signed a “phenomenal” debut about male mental health, The Wreckage, and a second novel from senior Audible manager Robin Morgan-Bentley at auction.... Read more
Hayley Steed has been promoted to literary agent less than three years after joining the Madeleine Milburn Literary, TV & Film Agency as an assistant.... Read more
True crime, “professional confessional” memoirs and titles that look into “sealed worlds” are the hottest non-fiction trends, according to agents who spoke to The Bookseller... Read more