William Collins has pre-empted the “explosive” diaries of former UK Foreign Minister Sir Alan Duncan, kept while he served in government from 2016 until the... Read more
Hodder Studio has acquired a "brilliantly funny" romantic comedy from Avon marketing manager Ellie Pilcher: What Planet Can I Blame This On? ... Read more
Joffe Books will publish detective-turned-novelist Rebecca Bradley's "gripping" thriller Blood Stained in spring 2021, as the first book in a new series. ... Read more
Michael Joseph has triumphed in a five-way auction for Evening Standard features editor Phoebe Luckhurst's “hilarious” debut novel The Lock In.... Read more
John Murray will publish Metorite: The Stones From Outer Space That Made Our World by Dr Tim Gregory.
HarperNonFiction has pre-empted Call the Vet, a “rich and warmly funny” memoir by Bruce Fogle.
Two Roads has acquired three "glamorous social histories": Maiden Voyages by Siân Evans, The Barbizon by Paulina Bren and Kiki Man Ray by Mark Braude.... Read more
DK will published Move Like a Lion by television presenter Radzi Chinyanganya in January 2021. The book is illustrated by Francesca Rosa. ... Read more
Puffin is publishing a "modern and inclusive" guide to growing up and sex education by Amy Forbes-Robertson and Alex Fryer.
Two Roads has acquired Young Bloomsbury by Nino Strachey, exploring a second-generation group of writers and artists said to have inspired and rejuvenated the Bloomsbury Group in the 1920s.... Read more