The Borough Press has signed Janice Pariat's "lyrical" new novel Everything the Light Touches, which will be published in hardback, e-book and audio in October 2022. ... Read more
Musih Tedji Xaviere and Bhavika Govil are the joint winners of the first Pontas & J J Bola Emerging Writers Prize.
The Pontas Literary & Film Agency and author J J Bola are partnering to create a mentoring prize for unagented, unpublished, under-represented writers.... Read more
Hamish Hamilton has signed Protection, the “superb” second novel from 2020 Booker Prize shortlistee Avni Doshi.
Dialogue Books has pre-empted “heart-wrenching and raw” novel The Selfless Act of Breathing by J J Bola in a two-book deal.... Read more
Pushkin Press will publish a debut novel by "the next great literary voice in Spain", Elena Medel.
Hamish Hamilton has bought a book by author Avni Doshi, billed as “a sly and searing debut from an unmissable new voice in literary fiction”.... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has scooped a “thoughtful and gripping” Argentinian crime novel from debut author Eloísa Díaz in a pre-empt deal.
OWN IT! has signed a "very special debut" by poet J J Bola entitled No Place to Call Home following a "keenly and closely contested"... Read more
Transworld has acquired "a sweeping and heart-breaking Italian-set story", The Last Son’s Secret, by a bestselling Catalan author, Rafel Nadal Farreras.... Read more