Hot Key Books acquires ‘stunning’ fantasy duology from Corr sisters

Hot Key Books, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired a new duology from sister writing duo Katharine and Elizabeth Corr. World rights were acquired by Emma Matthewson, Executive Publisher, and Carla Hutchinson, Editor, from Claire Wilson at Rogers, Coleridge and White Ltd. The House of Shadows duology, set in an alternative Ancient Greece, […]

Manilla Press to publish ‘courageous’ memoir by Lord Simon Woolley

Manilla Press, the literary imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired the inspirational and courageous memoir by House of Lords member Lord Simon Woolley. Margaret Stead, Publisher of Manilla Press, acquired UK & Commonwealth (excl. Canada) rights. Soar is a story of courage and commitment, of perseverance and remaining positive despite the challenges of institutional […]

Books to give your New Year’s resolution a boost

It’s mid-January. Which means we’re getting to that dangerous moment when the New Year’s resolutions we committed to just weeks ago suddenly start to seem a tad overambitious…  But don’t fear, we’re here with a selection of books that will give those keeping the most common resolutions a much-needed shot in the arm. From sporting […]

Bonnier Books UK appoints Nolan to lead new Irish imprint

Bonnier Books UK has appointed Deirdre Nolan to lead a new Irish publishing imprint, as part of the company’s long-term growth strategy. As publishing director, Nolan brings with her 20 years of experience working for independent Irish publishers. She joins Bonnier Books UK from Gill Books, where she worked as associate publisher on a wide […]

Lagom acquires Dr Tara Porter’s ‘indispensable’ guide to young women

Lagom, the leading health and wellbeing imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired the ‘empathetic and insightful’ guide to young women by Dr Tara Porter, a lead psychologist in the Eating Disorders CAMHS team. Margaret Stead, Publisher, acquired UK & Comm (excl Canada) rights from Victoria Hobbs at AM Heath. Writing directly to girls and […]

Stacey Halls announced as a Futures Award finalist

The Women’s Prize for Fiction and Good Housekeeping have teamed together to reveal their shortlist of the 10 most promising female authors under the age of 35, with the bestselling Stacey Halls landing among the finalists. The Women’s Prize x Good Housekeeping Futures Award highlights the next generation of female writers and celebrates the centenary […]