Ebury Press has acquired a "witty and moving" debut by Amy Jones, writer and video producer at The Pool, as part of a two-book deal.... Read more
A recent move into central London has proved a pleasant metaphor for the latter-day development of the literary agency which started life as a script... Read more
Leah Middleton, agent at Aitken Alexander, is joining Marjacq Scripts Ltd to take on a role as its in-house film and TV agent, starting at the end of March.... Read more
Michael Joseph has acquired two psychological thrillers from Alex North after a five-way auction.
Orion has signed two more novels from Lucy Vine, the author behind debut Hot Mess (Orion) which was recently optioned for television. ... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired two new novels by Angela Clarke, the author behind Follow Me, Watch Me and Trust Me (Avon), in a "hotly contested" auction.... Read more
Harvill Secker has acquired a debut psychological thriller by Jo Jakeman, 2016 winner of York Festival of Writing's Friday Night Live competition.... Read more
Mulholland Books has acquired a chilling Christmas-themed murder mystery by author Susi Holliday.
Diana Beaumont is keen to seek voices currently “under-represented” in the literary community in her new role at the Marjacq Scripts literary agency.
Literary agent Diana Beaumont is leaving the United Talent Agency (UTA) to join Marjacq Scripts Ltd, bringing her clients with her.... Read more