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
Amazon Prime Video has greenlit its first Italian Prime Original drama series inspired by true crime memoir Mafia Princess by Marisa Merico, published by HarperCollins in 2010.... Read more
Sue Rider Management has become part of Northbank Talent Management, with founder Sue Rider joining the literary and talent agency as consultant.
Ben Oliver, the debut author of YA trilogy The Loop, has signed a publishing deal with Chicken House and a TV development deal with Lime... Read more