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 […]

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 […]

Zaffre signs global crime-writing phenomenon Lars Kepler

Zaffre, the flagship fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired The Mirror Man and two further ‘Joona Linna’ titles from global writing phenomenon Lars Kepler. Kate Parkin, M.D. of Adult Trade Publishing for Bonnier Books UK and Ben Willis, Publishing Director at Zaffre, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Niclas Salomonsson at Salomonsson Agency. […]

Manilla Press to publish the “tell-most” memoir of Minnie Driver

Manilla Press has acquired a dazzling debut memoir, featuring beautifully written scenes from the life of actress Minnie Driver. Margaret Stead, Publisher, acquired UK & Commonwealth (excl. Canada) rights from Cait Hoyt at CAA. Managing Expectations is a collection of delicately crafted, heartfelt essays, described as a ‘tell-most’, in which Minnie Driver uses her formidable […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hot Key Books acquires stunning illustrated verse novel from Jion Sheibani

Hot Key Books, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired The Silver Chain by Jion Sheibani, an uplifting coming-of-age verse novel about family, mental health, and the healing power of music. Jenny Jacoby, Editor, acquired English language rights for the UK and Commonwealth from Emily Talbot at United Agents. Publishing in hardback in April […]

Studio Press acquires guide to maximalism from BBC interiors star Murphy

Studio Press, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired world rights to More is More Décor by flamboyant interior designer and Instagram-famous style icon (@interiorcurve), Siobhan Murphy. Stephanie Milton, Head of Studio Press, acquired the rights directly from Siobhan. Publishing in September 2022, More is More Décor is an interior design handbook for maximalists […]

Bonnier Books UK secures two more books in Cathy Lake series

Zaffre, the flagship fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, is thrilled to announce the acquisition of two more books in Cathy Lake’s Country Village series, which began with The Country Village Christmas Show and The Country Village Summer Fete. Senior editor, Claire Johnson-Creek, acquired world English language rights including audio for two novels from Amanda […]