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Thomas Harding | 'We need to acknowledge and take responsibility for White Debt'

The latest book by award-winning non-fiction writer Thomas Harding is a searing account of an 1823 uprising that changed the discourse around slavery Read more

W&N wins three-way auction for first biography of Agent Zo

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has won a three-way auction for the first biography of Elżbieta Zawacka, known as Agent Zo, the female Polish Second World War resistance... Read more

W&N snaps up Campbell's 'beautiful' second novel

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has snapped up the “dazzlingly clever” second novel by This Happy (W&N) author Niamh Campbell. ... Read more

W&N pre-empts Patricia Highsmith's diaries 26 years after discovery

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has pre-empted Patricia Highsmith’s diaries, to be unveiled to the public for the first time as part of a global publication more than 25... Read more

W&N delays Cohen's The History Makers by nine months

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has pushed back the publication of Richard Cohen’s The History Makers for nine months, days before its UK publication, following concerns by its... Read more

W&N to publish Wolfarth's breastfeeding exploration

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has bought a "fascinating" book about the culture and history of breastfeeding by historian Joanna Wolfarth.  Read more

W&N pre-empts second novel from David Thewlis

Actor David Thewlis’ second novel, a "darkly comic exploration of the creative mind", has gone to Weidenfeld & Nicolson in a pre-empt. ... Read more

W&N pre-empts memoir from forensic psychotherapist Anna Motz

Weidenfeld & Nicolson has pre-empted forensic psychotherapist Anna Motz's professional memoir If Love Could Kill: The Myth and Truth of Women's Violence. ... Read more

Franklin and Andornino promoted to publishing directors at W&N

Lettice Franklin and Federico Andornino have been promoted to publishing directors at Weidenfeld & Nicolson.  Read more

Miramax snaps up TV rights in forthcoming Rosenberg biography

TV rights for historian Anne Sebba’s biography of Ethel Rosenberg, the only woman in the US to be executed for a crime other than murder, have been snapped up... Read more

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