Cara Lee Simpson has joined PFD as a literary agent after five years at Jonathan Clowes.
Bloomsbury is to publish a new series of titles focusing on routes and locations for motor homes and camper vans, by Martin Dorey. ... Read more
Chicken House has signed two debut novels from its one-day open submissions period, Open Coop.
Literary agency Peters Fraser & Dunlop (PFD) has announced the launch of Contemporary Classics, a list of literary estates and select established authors. ... Read more
HarperFiction has pre-empted The Girls are Good by Ilaria Bernardini, a “gripping and claustrophobic thriller” set in the world of elite gymnastics. ... Read more
Laurie Robertson has been promoted to agent at PFD.
Welbeck Publishing Group has acquired Ruby Wax's A Mindfulness Guide for Survival, to be published on 5th August 2021. ... Read more
Sphere has acquired The Best Friend, a standalone novella by Jessica Fellowes, author of The Mitford Murders series which is also published by the Little, Brown imprint. ... Read more
Headline Publishing has acquired Supersonic: The Complete, Authorised and Unabridged Interviews, taken from the 2016 Oasis documentary "Supersonic".
Transworld Publishers has acquired Bear Grylls' new autobiography, Never Give Up, a sequel to Mud, Sweat and Tears, published by the PRH division in 2012. ... Read more