HarperCollins Children’s Books will publish Morpurgo’s Tales from Shakespeare by Michael Morpurgo, a retelling of 10 of Shakespeare’s most popular plays.... Read more
Viking has landed A Travel Guide to the Middle Ages by Anthony Bale in an exclusive submission.
Viking has snared a “definitive” history of Operation Barbarossa, Hitler's plan for the invasion of the Soviet Union, from broadcaster and author Jonathan Dimbleby.... Read more
HarperCollins Children's Books has bought a new Percy The Park Keeper adventure by Nick Butterworth as it announced it is broadening the series even further.... Read more
Author Maz Evans has signed a three-book deal with Hachette Children's Group for a "hilarious" new series for younger readers, starting with The Exploding Life of... Read more
HarperFiction has snapped up a “darkly funny” story of friendship and secrets from Hannah Begbie in a two-book deal.
Ebury’s W H Allen imprint is publishing The Pathfinders by Will Iredale.
Pan Macmillan has signed Waterstones bookseller Lucy Holland’s “incredibly special” reimagining of a folk ballad set in magical ancient Britain.
Hutchinson has pre-empted a “rollicking” historical page-turner by Neil Blackmore in a “strong five-figure deal”.
Hodder & Stoughton has signed the “funny, warm and deeply human” debut novel by comedian Liam Williams, to be released first as an audiobook.... Read more