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Worldwide deals for refugee Vuong's debut novel
April 17, 2018 at 1:45 am

Rights to T S Eliot Prize winner Ocean Vuong’s debut novel have been snapped up around the world, with Jonathan Cape clinching rights to publish it in the UK.

Arts industry report asks: where are all the working-class people?
April 16, 2018 at 2:00 am

Film, broadcasting, publishing and performing sectors nowhere near representative of UK Working-class people continue to be hugely under-represented in the arts, and the people at the top – mostly well-paid, middle-class white men – are least likely to see it. This conclusion was reached in a new report published today, billed as the first sociological…

KiCam Projects Opens Bookstore
April 16, 2018

KiCam Projects, an independent publisher based in Georgetown, Ohio, has opened a bookstore in nearby Mount Orab to serve suburban and rural readers on the outskirts of the Cincinnati area.

Pan Mac wins 'explosive' Scandi suspense as LBF closes
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

Scandi psychological suspense novel A Nearly Normal Family has been won by Pan Macmillan in a six-figure deal for two books, while a number of publishers are bidding for UK rights to The Warehouse as London Book Fair draws to a close for 2018.

Harper in heavyweight AJ deal
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

HarperCollins has fought off seven publishers at auction to win world rights to world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s memoir, Fight.

Alderman nabbed by 4th Estate
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

Women’s Prize for Fiction winner Naomi Alderman has been poached by 4th Estate in a four book-deal, after more than a decade with Penguin Random House.

Profile and Wellcome to publish the story of you
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

Profile Books and the Wellcome Collection have acquired The First Mystery: The story of you - before you were born by Katharina Vestre and with illustrations by her sister, Linnea Vestre.

Comey book leaks ahead of publication
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

Former FBI director James Comey likens Donald Trump to a mafia boss and his presidency to a "forest fire" in his new book publishing next week.

Springer Nature looks to raise €1.2bn in IPO
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

Publisher Springer Nature has confirmed it intends to list its shares on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange, targeting funds of approximately €1.2bn to strengthen its financial profile.

Foyles' flagship building 'sold for £45m'
April 14, 2018 at 1:45 am

The building housing Foyles’ iconic flagship store on London’s Charing Cross Road has been sold to real estate fund Brockton Capital for around £45m, according to Property Week.

‘Man Booker 50’ Celebration Features Stars, Commentary, Workshops
April 13, 2018 at 6:55 pm

Workshops and masterclasses are part of the plan for events in July's three-day 'Man Booker 50' celebration of a half-century of Man Booker Prize for Fiction awards. Tickets now are on sale.  The post ‘Man Booker 50’ Celebration Features Stars, Commentary, Workshops appeared first on Publishing Perspectives.