Tagged: Will Francis

Piatkus bags Etchells' book on healthy relationships with screens

Piatkus has inked a deal for Screens Are Not Your Enemy from Bath Spa professor Pete Etchells. Read more

W&N acquires Blackburn's 'captivating' title on the rules of nature

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights in The Moth Trap: Deciphering Nature’s Hidden Rules by Tim Blackburn. ... Read more

Bodley Head snares Green's 'ingenious' universe guide

The Bodley Head has signed a book from astrophysicist professor Lucie Green that provides "an ingenious new way of exploring the universe and revealing its invisible... Read more

Bodley Head snaps up Mitchell's foray into psychedelics

Neuroscientist and clinical psychologist Andrew Mitchell’s “panoramic view of the renewed interest in psychedelics” has been signed by The Bodley Head.  ... Read more

Allen Lane pre-empts Clancy's 'astonishing' Mind Games

Allen Lane has pre-empted Mind Games, an “astonishing” debut non-fiction work by Dr Kelly Clancy explaining how scientists have begun to understand and exploit the power... Read more

William Collins pre-empts Prasad's history of silk

William Collins has pre-empted Aarathi Prasad’s book Silk, a history of “the natural world’s most extraordinary invention”. Read more

Hodder & Stoughton acquires 'remarkable' Treadwell novel

Hodder & Stoughton has acquired The Infernal Riddle of Thomas Peach by Jas Treadwell, a "remarkable adventure edged with magic". ... Read more

Cornerstone wins five-way auction for Nike marketer's guide to creativity

Cornerstone has triumphed in a five-way auction to publish a guide to creativity from a former chief marketing officer at Nike, Greg Hoffman.... Read more

Shot in the arm for 4th Estate with van der Linden's Truth Vaccine

Fourth Estate has won a six-way auction at Frankfurt for The Truth Vaccine by social psychologist Dr Sander van der Linden.... Read more

Sahota moves to Harvill Secker with 'extraordinary' new novel

Sunjeev Sahota is moving to Harvill Secker with “extraordinary” new novel China Room, reuniting him with deputy publishing director Kate Harvey.... Read more

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