Head of Zeus imprint Aria will publish three novels from Suzanne Fortin, with The Forgotten Life of Arthur Pettinger to be released on 4th March 2021.
Wellcome Collection and Profile Books have acquired Decolonising Healthcare, a "vital, eye-opening history of race and health", by Dr Annabel Sowemimo.
Sarah Hall has become the first author to win the BBC National Short Story Award twice in its 15-year history.
Verso is to publish the memoir of Korean novelist Hwang Sok-Yong, which details the years he spent in a Seoul Detention Centre.
2020 NBA finalists announced Oct 06 2020 The National Book Foundation has announced the finalists for the 2020 National Book Awards. The winner in each category will be announced at a ceremony in New York City on November 18 at the 71st National Book Awards ceremony, which will be held exclusively online. According to the NBF, of the 25 nominees, two writers have been previously honored by the National Book Awards: Lydia Millet who was Longlisted in 2016 and Charles Yu, a 2007 5 Under 35 honoree. Eight of the twenty-five Finalists are debuts... Source: Publishers Weekly More News Stories
Mrs Hinch's This is Me (Michael Joseph) has swept straight into the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 91,389 copies in its first week on sale.
Jacaranda Books is to publish Lisa Bent's debut romance, Symona's Still Single, this autumn
Walker Books has signed a deal for two picture books from "Strictly Come Dancing" professional Oti Mabuse. The first title, Dance with Oti, will be published in summer 2021.
Chatto & Windus has won a six-way auction for organic food grower Claire Ratinon's “beautiful and moving” memoir Unearthed: On Race and Roots, How the Soil Taught Me I Belong.
Pan Macmillan has published a diversity and inclusion action plan, featuring measures and targets to employ and publish more people of colour.