Andrew Holgate, literary editor of the Sunday Times, will chair the Baillie Gifford Prize judging panel for the 2021 awards.
Layla Saad, Dorothy Koomson, Kate Mosse, Laura Bates and Kerry Hudson are among 40 writers contributing to a "uniquely empowering" feminist charity book collection, spearheaded by the Feminist Book Society, in collaboration... Read more
Walker Books celebrate 30 years of We're Going on a Bear Hunt in this week's pictures round-up, while Stephen Fry hosts Hay Festival Foundation's annual... 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
Agents are responding to a surge in demand for books by underrepresented voices by bringing more titles by black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) authors... Read more
Viking has pre-empted a debut novel by Sara Collins, The Confessions of Frannie Langton, the evening before a nine-way auction was due to take place and less... Read more