Movie animal trainer Julie Tottman has signed with Sphere to author two books, about two of the deserving animals she has rescued, loved and trained to appear in films over the past 20 years.
Headline has acquired an "ambitious" work centred on conflict in the Middle East by historian and author James Barr in a "heated" six-way auction.
HarperCollins global revenues fell 4.4% in the financial year ending 30th June, including a 3% decline in the fourth quarter, according to figures from parent firm News Corp.
Singer Tina Turner has written a guide to life using Buddhist principles, to be published by HarperCollins.
Cambridge University Press has signed an Open Access partnership with Hindawi Limited for five of its journals.
Fourth Estate has won a five-publisher auction for the “dazzling” debut novel from PRH assistant editor Kasim Ali, in a six-figure two-book deal.
Macmillan Children's Books has won a multi-publisher auction for a young fiction series by debut author Lola Morayo.
The Bookseller has been acquired by the publisher of theatre magazine The Stage, in a move that will see the 162-year-old book trade newspaper join forces with the 140-year-old brand.
Louise Gornall, author of Under Rose-Tainted Skies (Chicken House), has died, it was announced today (5th August).
Hodder & Stoughton is publishing a book from songwriter, musician, and country legend Dolly Parton, exploring her life and career through 175 of her best-loved songs.