Four leading literary agents have warned of Amazon’s increased dominance following the lockdown and the decision of some major houses to put books into Amazon’s Kindle Unlimited... Read more
HarperCollins division Egmont has acquired three books from debut children’s author Ian Mark in a "heated" six-way auction.
HQ has signed the new psychological thriller from Diane Jeffrey, The Silent Friend.
Sam Copeland is to write two new standalone middle-grade titles for Puffin, teaming up again with his Charlie Changes Into a Chicken illustrator, Sarah Horne.... Read more
Literary agent and children’s author Sam Copeland talks to us about his latest book, Charlie Morphs into a Mammoth. ... Read more
The longlist for the 2020 Branford Boase award has been revealed, featuring literary agent and author Sam Copeland’s Charlie Changes into a Chicken (Puffin), YA writer Holly Jackson’s... Read more
PRH Children's m.d. Francesca Dow hailed Puffin’s “great new adventure in non-fiction” and the importance of literary adaption and evolution at Penguin Random House Children’s Summer... Read more
Picador has signed the "unforgettable" first book from prison philosophy teacher Andy West in a six-way auction, promising a compelling look inside UK jails alongside... Read more
Head of Zeus has snapped up a "page-turning" new urban fantasy-crime trilogy by writing duo D.K. Fields.
Television and film rights have been snapped up at auction by Moonage Pictures for debut author Holly Jackson's YA crime thriller, A Good Girl’s Guide to... Read more