Chicken House has acquired The Balloon Thief, an uplifting YA fantasy novel from debut author Aneesa Marufu that will explore themes of extremism, racism and misogyny. ... Read more
Picador has signed “urgent and unsettling” Dutch novel We Had To Remove This Post by Hanna Bervoets.
HarperCollins has signed a multi-book deal with author Alex Brown which will see her published across its HarperFiction and One More Chapter imprints.
William Collins has bought the first book from ex-Bank of England governor Mark Carney, an "unblinking, inspiring" look at how value can shape our lives and world.... Read more
Viking has signed the “unputdownable” Paris ’44 by military historian Patrick Bishop, to be published for the 80th anniversary of the city's liberation.... Read more
Daunt Books Publishing has acquired a debut novel by Dutch poet Lieke Marsman.
Head of Zeus is to publish the debut novel of Nicole Kennedy, a former City lawyer.
HarperNonFiction will publish an astrology journal that "will teach readers how to harness the energy of the universe in the year 2020” from Soho House’s resident... Read more
Kevin Jones has been promoted to chief financial officer at Peters Fraser and Dunlop (PFD).
Crime author Kimberley Chambers and HarperCollins have launched a writing scholarship, the 'Kickstart Prize', in association with Peters Fraser and Dunlop Literary Agency and CrimeFest.... Read more