Bonnier Publishing UK rebrands as Bonnier Books UK under Mann

Bonnier Publishing UK today announces that it will be rebranding as Bonnier Books UK, as part of a new strategy to align the company more closely with parent group, Bonnier Books. The planned changes will see Bonnier Publishing UK – under the leadership of Perminder Mann – report directly into Bonnier Books, headquartered in Sweden. […]

Bonnier Publishing UK launches first in-house podcast series, The Barcelona Legacy

Bonnier Publishing UK is set to launch The Barcelona Legacy podcast this month. The podcast series is the first to be produced in-house by its new audio division. World English language rights (excluding USA/CAN) were acquired from David Luxton Associates. The six part series explores how the evolution of today’s “beautiful” game of football begins […]

Ben Dunn resigns as M.D. of Kings Road Publishing

Bonnier Publishing today announces that Ben Dunn has resigned as M.D. of Kings Road Publishing. Dunn joined the company in 2015 as M.D. of Blink Publishing, before being promoted to M.D. of Kings Road Publishing in November 2017, overseeing the company’s adult non-fiction imprints – Blink Publishing, John Blake and Lagom – and children’s imprints […]

Mark Smith sells his equity stake in Bonnier Zaffre and steps down as CEO

Bonnier Publishing is pleased to announce that it has entered into an agreement with Mark Smith to purchase his equity stake in commercial fiction publisher, Bonnier Zaffre. As a result, Smith will step down at the end of the month to pursue new ventures. Smith joined the company at the beginning of 2015, bringing adult […]

Michael Morpurgo joins Jonathan Bryan at the launch of “powerful” memoir, Eye Can Write

On Thursday 11th July, Bonnier Publishing imprint Lagom celebrated the launch of Jonathan Bryan’s “powerful” memoir, Eye Can Write, at Waterstones Piccadilly. Guests included renowned author, Michael Morpurgo, who wrote the forward for the book, and the Archbishop of Canterbury, who delivered a short prayer. Bryan is a longstanding fan of Morpurgo, who he was introduced to […]

Studio Press acquires three children’s fiction titles from former England captain Casey Stoney

Studio Press, an imprint of Kings Road Publishing, has acquired world rights for three fiction titles from Casey Stoney MBE, former England Women’s Captain. Natalie Jerome, Acquisitions Director and Publisher at Bonnier Publishing UK, acquired the rights from Tom Caplan at 10Ten Talent. Casey Stoney was one of the most decorated players of her generation. […]