Piatkus has inked a deal for Screens Are Not Your Enemy from Bath Spa professor Pete Etchells.
Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights in The Moth Trap: Deciphering Nature’s Hidden Rules by Tim Blackburn. ... Read more
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
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 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 has pre-empted Aarathi Prasad’s book Silk, a history of “the natural world’s most extraordinary invention”.
Hodder & Stoughton has acquired The Infernal Riddle of Thomas Peach by Jas Treadwell, a "remarkable adventure edged with magic". ... Read more
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
Fourth Estate has won a six-way auction at Frankfurt for The Truth Vaccine by social psychologist Dr Sander van der Linden.... Read more
Sunjeev Sahota is moving to Harvill Secker with “extraordinary” new novel China Room, reuniting him with deputy publishing director Kate Harvey.... Read more