MGM Television has bought the rights for Eoin Colfer’s first fantasy novel for adults, Highfire (Jo Fletcher Books).
Octopus imprint Aster has scooped a “gripping inspirational memoir” from journalist Claire Nelson, who famously survived being stranded in the desert for days after a... Read more
Head of Zeus has landed Andrew Meehan’s second novel, a “unique and moving take” on Oscar Wilde's relationship with his wife Constance.
Transworld has acquired Tamsin Calidas’s I Am An Island, her account of 15 years living on a croft on a remote island in the Hebrides.... Read more
Ahead of the London Book Fair 2016, agents share the key titles they are taking to the fair.
With the Bologna Children’s Book Fair established as the hub for rights activity in the kids’ market, Charlotte Eyre takes a look at what some... Read more
Chatto & Windus is publishing debut author Ruth Fitzmaurice's I Found My Tribe.
Global authority on natural navigation Tristan Gooley has been commissioned by Sceptre to write How to Read Water: Clues, Signs & Patterns from Puddles to... Read more
Sarah Odedina, publisher of Oneworld’s children’s and YA imprint Rock the Boat, has bought Sarah Mussi’s next YA novel, Room Empty.... Read more
Morag O'Brien is joining the Sophie Hicks Agency as foreign rights director. O’Brien, former foreign rights director at Ed Victor Ltd, will take on the... Read more