Tagged: Paul Baggaley

New Adam Kay for Christmas 2019

Paul Baggaley at Picador has acquired world rights and audio from Cathryn Summerhayes at Curtis Brown for a new book by Adam Kay, author of... Read more

'Twitter’s unofficial poet laureate' signs debut novel

Picador has scooped the debut novel of "Twitter’s unofficial poet laureate". Read more

Picador wins 14-way auction for 'heart-stopping' debut

Picador has triumphed in a 14-way auction for a "heart-stopping and gripping" debut novel set in the Pre-Raphaelite circle of Victorian London.... Read more

Feminist dystopias a 'key fiction trend for 2018'

Editors are tipping "lush" historical fiction and literary dystopias with a feminist flavour to take the charts by storm this year, with the success of... Read more

Picador acquires 'stirring' poetry anthology from migrant schoolchildren

Picador has acquired a "unique" and "stirring" poetry anthology of migrant stories from schoolchildren, called England. Read more

Picador acquires Olivia Laing's debut novel

Picador has acquired two books from writer Olivia Laing, including a first novel called Crudo about "finding love amidst the global chaos of the summer of 2017".... Read more

Picador acquires story of a dangerous liaison

Picador has acquired a debut novel, Fire Sermon, and story collection, I Want to Show You More, from US writer Jamie Quatro... Read more

Pictures of the week

A birthday, an awards and a showcase - here are the latest pictures of the week. Read more

Fiction trends in 2016: ‘Grip-lit’ here to stay

The appeal of the psychological thriller shows no sign of waning, according to publishers predicting the trends for 2016, following The Girl on the Train's ride to success... Read more

Picador promotes editors Doyle and Jonathan

Picador is making two promotions within its editorial team, following editorial director Kate Harvey's move to Harvill Secker at the end of 2015.... Read more

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