Tagged: Rebecca Hill

Usborne nets Carter's ghost story in two-book deal

Usborne has acquired A Girl Called Corpse, an “unlikely” ghost story by Australian nutritionist Reece Carter, in a two-book deal. Read more

Usborne snares Gray's middle-grade debut in two-book deal

Usborne has picked up two books from Irish journalist Cat Gray, including her debut middle-grade novel Spellstoppers. Read more

Usborne picks up Love Radio by PRH US marketing director LaDelle

Usborne has picked up Love Radio, a debut novel by PRH US marketing director Ebony LaDelle that recently went in America to Simon & Schuster following an... Read more

Usborne acquires David Farr's 'extraordinary' debut children's title in two-book deal

Usborne has acquired The Book of Stolen Dreams, the debut children’s novel from UK screenwriter and director David Farr, in a two-book deal.... Read more

Dead Ink and Bloomsbury showcase Northern literary talent in new anthology

Dead Ink Books and Bloomsbury are publishing Test Signal, a "ground-breaking" anthology of the best contemporary Northern writing. Read more

Usborne pounces for Povey's Paris adventure

Usborne has acquired two middle-grade titles by Clare Povey, editor of the Writers' & Artists' Yearbook and creator of the Writers' & Artists' Working Class Writers' Prize.... Read more

Discovery of 100-year-old gardener’s notebook inspires debut novel

Usborne has acquired The Garden of Found and Lost, a debut middle-grade novel based on the discovery of a 100-year-old gardener’s notebook at the National... Read more

Usborne wins six-way auction for Bell's debut in 'significant' deal

Usborne has acquired three books by debut author P G Bell in what has been described as the publisher's “most significant acquisition to date”.... Read more

Usborne wins Russian folklore tale in 'hotly contested' auction

Usborne has snapped up a Russian folklore-inspired middle grade fantasy following a “hotly contested four-way auction”. Read more

Children’s publishers anticipate ‘buoyant’ LBF

Children’s publishers are feeling “quietly optimistic” going into next week’s London Book Fair, with interest in acquiring across middle-grade, Young Adult and “crossover” titles.... Read more

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