Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired a third book from Philippe Sands, loosely connected to the QC and Baillie Gifford Prize-winning author's books East West Street and follow-up The Ratline.... Read more
Headline has acquired Fallen Idols, an "enlightening and witty" tour through the modern history of statues from historian and commentator Alex von Tunzelmann.... Read more
Penguin Random House Children’s has won a 15-way auction to publish a "genre-defying, time-travelling" YA thriller, The Upper World by Femi Fadugba.... Read more
Barrington Stoke will publish Rock Bottom: A Midsummer Nightmare and Tripwrecked!, two Shakespeare-inspired middle-grade novels by Ross Montgomery.
Faber has acquired Irish-based author Una Mannion's "utterly captivating" debut novel.
Ross Montgomery is joining the Walker Books list after the publisher landed two new fiction titles and a pair of picture books.
Harvill Secker has acquired a new novel by A.D Miller, author of the Man Booker-shortlisted debut Snowdrops (Atlantic, 2011), called Independence Square.... Read more
Cornerstone has acquired a high-concept debut by Andrew Hunter Murray, a writer on BBC's "QI" and one of the team of writers at Private Eye,... Read more
William Heinemann is publishing a new work by Goldsmiths and IMPAC prize winner Nicola Barker, called I Am Sovereign.
Rogers, Coleridge and White (RCW) has secured the largest number of territories for a UK thriller pre-publication, netting 37 international deals for debut author Alex... Read more