HarperFiction has pre-empted a debut historical novel set in the Regency period by Sophie Irwin in a 48-hour swoop.
Orion Fiction has sold international rights to WattPad author Megan DeVos’ dystopian novel, Anarchy, in three "significant" five-figure pre-empts, and a further two territories across Europe.... Read more
Booksellers around the world have been enduring tough times in recent years. But it seems that the tide is finally turning—not only in the UK,... Read more
Hodder Children’s Books, part of Hachette Children’s Group, has sold Italian rights to Andy Riley’s upcoming children’s title, King Flashypants and the Evil Emperor.... Read more
Italy's Competition Authority is opening an investigation into Mondadori's acquisition of RCS MediaGroup's book unit.
The bookselling landscape throughout Europe is in a state of flux. A look at the performance of major book retailers on the continent in the... Read more
Italian publisher Mondadori is in talks to buy RCS Libri, according to a Reuters report. Reuters said Mondadori was in “advanced talks” about... Read more
Riccardo Cavallero is to leave the Italian publishing house Mondadori, according to Italian press reports. Cavallero, formerly director general of the trade books division... Read more