A debut non-fiction book from Irish scientist Olive Heffernan about the ‘Blue Gold Rush’, The New Pirates of the High Seas, has sparked a bidding... Read more
Cloudmoney, a book on tech and finance acquired days ahead of 2018's Frankfurt Book Fair, has gone on to secure 10 international deals.... Read more
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has won an auction to publish Revolutions, a celebration of women cyclists around the world from Hannah Ross, publicity director at Profile... Read more
Atlantic Books has signed the "inspiring" forgotten story of two pioneering suffragette doctors and life partners.
Peters Fraser + Dunlop (PFD) and Curtis Brown both sewed up 17 deals apiece in the latest edition of The Bookseller’s Rights Report, which covers the heavy... Read more
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired To War with the Walkers, a new social history of World War Two, following a five-way auction.... Read more
Pan Mac has pre-empted a new title by Hugh Aldersey-Williams.
John Murray publisher Mark Richards has pre-empted a novel about a "psychopathic but glamorous and alluring" Russian assassin, Codename Villanelle, by Luke Jennings.... Read more
Zephyr publisher Fiona Kennedy has acquired world rights in a new series by biologist Ben Garrod.
William Heinemann has acquired Gnomon by Nick Harkaway, a "hugely ambitious" novel set in a utopian society, described as "a magical incantation, a warning and a verdict upon the first century of... Read more