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
Philip Gwyn Jones, editor-at-large at Scribe, has made a trio of acquisitions including a "science book that reads like a novel" about the Italian polymath... Read more
Agent Patrick Walsh is to leave the agency he founded – Conville & Walsh – to set up on his own in Soho, taking authors... Read more