Zaffre acquires debut SOE spy thriller

Zaffre acquires commercial espionage thriller from Mara Timon Editorial Director Katherine Armstrong acquired world rights James Wills at Watson, Little. Zaffre has acquired debut author Mara Timon’s commercial espionage thriller, City of Spies. Editorial Director Katherine Armstrong, acquired world rights in a two-book deal from James Wills at Watson, Little. City of Spies is set in […]

535 acquires the Royal Geographical Society Puzzle Book

Senior editor Joel Simons has acquired World All Languages Rights to publish new puzzle book from the world-renowned Royal Geographical Society. Joel Simons, senior editor at Bonnier Books UK, has acquired World All Languages Rights from Alasdair Macleod, Head of Enterprise and Resources at the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), to publish the world-renowned Royal […]

Edwards to leave Templar

Edwards to leave Templar Lisa Edwards, Executive Publisher for Templar Publishing, is to leave her role after three years. Lisa Edwards, Executive Publisher – Templar Publishing, is to leave her role at Bonnier Books UK after three years. Edwards joined Templar in November 2015 with responsibility for publishing children’s non-fiction (including the Ologies and Welcome […]

535 acquires ‘Hard Wired’ from leading business anthropologist

535 acquires Hard Wired from leading business anthropologist, Dr. Simon Roberts Senior Editor Oliver Holden-Rea acquired rights from Euan Thorneycroft at AM Heath. 535 has acquired a book from leading business anthropologist, Dr Simon Roberts. Oliver Holden-Rea, senior editor, Bonnier Books UK, acquired Hard Wired: How Our Bodies Acquire Knowledge and Why We Should Learn to […]

Wilbur Smith Adventures open to a new generation

Wilbur Smith Adventures open to a new generation Piccadilly Press acquired world rights to three middle-grade boys from bestselling author Wilbur Smith. Piccadilly Press has acquired World rights to three middle-grade books from the bestselling adventure fiction writer, Wilbur Smith. The new series, The Jack Courtney Adventures, will feature the youngest member of the Courtney […]

Mann calls on women to become role models at every level

Perminder Mann, CEO of Bonnier Books UK, called on women to become role models at every level at a Women in Leadership panel hosted at London Book Fair yesterday (12th March, 2019). Discussing whether the trade needs to increase the number of women in leadership roles, Mann said: “We’ve got a responsibility to support women […]