Tagged: Will Francis

W&N strikes new two-book deal with geneticist Adam Rutherford

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has acquired two new books by Adam Rutherford, British geneticist, broadcaster and author of A Brief History Of Everyone Who Ever Lived.... Read more

Nelson swaps RCW for J&N

Zoë Nelson is to become rights director at Janklow & Nesbit (J&N) UK after an eight-year stint at Rogers, Coleridge and White.... Read more

TV doctor Chatterjee to write next book on stress

Penguin Life is publishing TV doctor Dr Rangan Chatterjee’s second book - tackling how we deal with stress.... Read more

Bodley Head signs 'Freakonomics-style' peer-reviews exposé

The Bodley Head has signed a book that exposes the "bias, hype, incompetence and fraud" in the peer-reviewed world by Dr Stuart Ritchie following a... Read more

W&N wins Buzzfeed science reporter's debut after auction

Weidenfeld & Nicolson is publishing a book about artificial intelligence by BuzzFeed science correspondent Tom Chivers following a three-way auction. Read more

HoZ signs 'mysterious and gritty' debut

Head of Zeus imprint Apollo has acquired The Insomnia Museum, the debut novel from Welsh writer Laurie Canciani. Read more

Literary memoir on anorexia recovery to W&N

Weidenfeld & Nicolson is publishing a literary memoir of recovery from anorexia by freelance writer Laura Freeman, called The Reading Cure, after a three-publisher auction.... Read more

BBC doctor Chatterjee wins book deal after six-way auction

Penguin Life has acquired The Power of Balance by Dr Rangan Chatterjee, resident BBC doctor and star of "Doctor in the House", after a six-way... Read more

Pan Macmillan steals Stavrakopoulou after eight-way auction

Pan Macmillan has won Francesca Stavrakopoulou’s “fiercely intelligent” God: An Anatomy after an eight-way auction. Read more

'Sensational' thriller to HoZ

Head of Zeus has acquired a "sensational" new thriller from J S Monroe. Read more

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