“It reverberates to this day”: Lynda La Plante celebrates 30 years of Prime Suspect

In front of a packed house at the BFI Southbank, Lynda La Plante took to the stage on September 19th to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Prime Suspect and the publication of the latest Jane Tennison adventure, Unholy Murder. After the breakthrough success of her BAFTA-nominated crime drama Widows, Lynda La Plante’s screenwriting career was […]

Embla Books bags two chilling thrillers from debut author Becca Day

Embla Books, the digital-first imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired two thrillers from debut author, Becca Day. Hannah Smith, Editorial Director, acquired world English language rights from Emily Glenister at the DHH Literary Agency. The first book in the deal, The Girl Beyond the Gate, will publish in eBook and audio in March 2022 […]

Sophie Hallam joins to head up Templar Books

Bonnier Books UK has appointed Sophie Hallam as publishing head of Templar Books. Hallam will lead the creative strategy and output of the imprint, curating its list of illustrated children’s non-fiction, picture books, fiction, gift and novelty books for all ages. She starts at the company on September 29th, and will report into Helen Wicks, […]

Magnifico! Mark Blake’s A-Z of Queen coming to Nine Eight Books

After 50 years and 150 million records sold worldwide, Queen’s decadent glamour, flamboyant theatrics and incredible songbook have established the group’s god-like status as one of the biggest bands in the world. Provocateurs and musical virtuosi, Queen’s undeniable magnetism still continues to fascinate and excite music lovers around the world. Arriving at the 30th anniversary […]

Konnie Huq to deliver free online lessons for schools on National Teachers’ Day

Bonnier Books UK imprint Piccadilly Press and Konnie Huq have teamed up to celebrate National Teachers’ Day, by delivering the Teacher Tea Break with Cookie! – two free online lessons for schools on Tuesday 5 October. Created as a thank you to teachers, who Huq feels are unsung heroes of lockdown, Konnie is inviting teachers […]

Big Picture Press acquires history of bionics in Human 2.0.

Big Picture Press, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired Human 2.0 a stunning book about the progression of bionics. Joanna McInerney, Head of Big Picture Press, acquired world rights directly from author Patrick Kane and illustrator Samuel Rodriguez. Publishing in March 2023, this beautiful book celebrates the progression the world has made in […]