Macmillan Children’s Books has won a middle-grade trilogy from Rob Biddulph in a "fierce" six-way auction.
Michael Joseph has signed a memoir from Dr Peter Scott-Morgan, whose life story is the subject of a documentary "Peter: The Human Cyborg", which aired last night (26th August) on... Read more
Allen & Unwin is publishing Victoria Park, the debut novel of British teacher Gemma Reeves, set in contemporary east London. ... Read more
Amazon imprint Lake Union has signed a three-book deal with comedy author Nick Spalding.
Studio Press, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, will publish How to Mend a Friend by Karl Newson, with illustrations by Clara Anganuzzi.... Read more
John Murray Press is publishing Word Perfect by lexicographer and etymologist Susie Dent, known for her roles on Channel 4's "Countdown" and "8 out of 10 Cats Does Countdown".... Read more
William Collins has signed a “deeply poignant and personal” investigation into the Nigerian Civil War by Emmanuel Iduma.
Baby Cow Productions has optioned Olivia Potts’ memoir A Half Baked Idea (Fig Tree, 2019), for TV.
Hodder & Stoughton will publish Clanlands: Whisky, Warfare, and a Scottish Adventure Like No Other, by Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish, stars of the historical drama... Read more
Gollancz has acquired This Fragile Earth and an untitled second novel from actor Susanna Wise.