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
Transworld has bought the first book by journalist and broadcaster Mary Ann Sieghart about "why women are still taken less seriously than men, and what we can... Read more
Transworld has won a seven-way auction for the “extraordinary” first book by science writer and debunker Tracy King.
W&N has triumphed in a seven-publisher auction for Aztec historian Caroline Dodds Pennock’s untold story of the Native Americans who discovered Europe.... Read more
Transworld has snapped up a book about oceans from Helen Czerski, a physicist specialising in bubbles and breaking waves.