Viper has landed Fyneshade, a "wonderful gothic tale of dark secrets" by Kitty Peck Mysteries author Kate Griffin.
Indie publisher Profile has ended the financial year with a turnover of £12m, down just 1.5% on 2019, weathering a year that saw bookshops closed... Read more
Viper has bagged two more "twisting and chilling" novels from crime and thriller writer Catriona Ward, author of The Last House on Needless Street.... Read more
Miranda Jewess, senior commissioning editor at Serpent's Tail crime imprint Viper, has acquired Five Minds, a "genre-bending" speculative crime thriller by Guy Morpuss.... Read more
Miranda Jewess, senior commissioning editor at Serpent's Tail imprint Viper, has acquired The Last Thing He Told Me by US author Laura Dave after a four-way... Read more
Serpent's Tail imprint Viper has landed a two-book deal with Dan Malakin, with 'heart-racing" thriller The Box to be published in summer 2022. ... Read more
Catriona Ward has moved to Serpent's Tail's new crime and thriller imprint
Serpent’s Tail's new crime imprint Viper will publish the second novel from former investigative undercover journalist and award-winning author Kate Simants.
Serpent’s Tail’s newly launched crime imprint Viper have signed a historical "whodunnit" as part of a two-book deal with debut author Leonora Nattrass.... Read more
Serpent's Tail's new crime imprint Viper has snapped up this "poignant and haunting crime novel" by Scottish Book Trust New Writer Award winner White.... Read more