HarperFiction will publish journalist and author Rebecca Thornton's thriller about a toxic friendship between a group of mums.
Peters Fraser + Dunlop e-book imprint Agora Books has launched a prize to celebrate its new writers’ group, Lost the Plot, which offers "no-nonsense advice, industry insight, and community... Read more
Headline has scooped an official companion book to the forthcoming "Downton Abbey" movie, bringing the world and characters of the fictional country house to life.... Read more
Trapeze has landed the follow-up to last year’s gift book runaway hit The Ordnance Survey Puzzle Book (Trapeze).
Quadrille has scooped F*ck Being Humble, a “clever and timely” guide to self-promotion by Stefanie Sword-Williams in a four-publisher auction.... Read more
Drama Republic has won the auction for TV rights to The Confessions of Frannie Langton by Sara Collins, with the author adapting her debut novel... Read more
Picador has bought Janice Hadlow’s “gripping” true story of a Regency love triangle involving the Duchess of Devonshire's sister and a rakish aristocrat.... Read more
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
Agents list their top children’s titles ahead of the upcoming fair.
Marilia Savvides has been promoted to agent in the books department at Peters Fraser and Dunlop (PFD).