Aster, part of the Octopus Publishing Group, has acquired A Year of Living Simply: From Complexity to Contentment by Kate Humble. ... Read more
Short Books will publish A Manifesto for Belonging: How to Find your Place in a Fractured World by child and adolescent psychiatrist Dr Holan Liang. ... Read more
Octopus Publishing Group deputy c.e.o. Andrew Welham has announced he is retiring after 12 years with the firm.
Publishers are expecting a bounce in cricket books and sales following England’s dramatic victory in Sunday’s World Cup final.
Octopus imprint Cassell has scored Classic FM’s first puzzle book, promising hours of musical trivia, visual teasers and challenges.
Octopus Publishing Group has bought Short Books for an undisclosed sum, the latest in a series of successful indies to be snapped up by Hachette.... Read more
Octopus imprint Mitchell Beazley has grabbed a new cookbook of oven-based dishes from food writer Diana Henry.
Hachette's Octopus Publishing Group is launching a new narrative non-fiction imprint aiming to become "a home for new ideas, inspiring stories and fresh takes on... Read more
Octopus imprint Cassell has bagged rights for One Young World’s “definitive guide to activism” featuring advice from Sir Bob Geldof, Black Lives Matter and author... Read more
Octopus is partnering with Tate Publishing to create a licensed list focusing on practical art and photography.