Bonnier Books UK to publish Lownie’s ‘explosive’ look at the Duke and Duchess of Windsor

Bonnier Books UK has acquired a timely and ‘explosive’ new book which uncovers more revelations and history of the Royal Family through the lens of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. Matt Phillips, Publisher – Blink and John Blake, acquired UK Commonwealth Rights (ex Canada) in Traitor King: The Duke and Duchess of Windsor In […]

Bonnier Books UK publishes urgent look at Britain’s care homes for kids

Bonnier Books UK publishes urgent look at Britain’s care homes for kids Bonnier Books UK has acquired World rights for an “urgent and critical” look at Britain’s care home system, to publish on 10 June 2021. Beth Eynon, Senior Commissioning Editor, acquired The State of It: Stories from the Frontline of a Broken Care System […]

Major non-fiction debut, UGLY, to Bonnier Books UK in “hard-fought” five-publisher auction

Susannah Otter, editorial director for Blink Publishing, has acquired world rights for UGLY by Anita Bhagwandas from Emma Finn at C & W after a hard-fought five publisher auction. Smart, intersectional and insightful, UGLY asks why our lives are shaped by such limited ideas about beauty, the damage they can do, and how to break […]

Lagom signs a “hopeful and honest” memoir of baby loss from Elle Wright

Lagom, an imprint of Kings Road Publishing, is set to publish a “hopeful and honest” memoir of baby loss by Elle Wright. Lagom signed world language rights from Lauren Gardner at Bell Lomax. Elle Wright lost her baby Teddy on the 19th May 2016, only three days after his birth. In this honest, beautifully written memoir […]

535 signs timely memoir from Britain’s first ever black Chief Constable

535, an imprint of Kings Road Publishing, has acquired Kill the Black One First!, a memoir by Britain’s first black Chief Constable, Michael Fuller. Joel Simons, Publisher, 535, acquired UK & Commonwealth rights from Mark Lucas at LAW. Kill the Black One First! is the story of how one man’s battle with the injustice of personal and institutional […]

Blink signs manifesto from sportsman and national treasure Freddie Flintoff

Blink Publishing has signed Freddie Flintoff to publish Do You Know What? for this autumn. Matt Phillips, Publishing Director at Blink Publishing, signed world all language rights with David Luxton at David Luxton Associates on behalf of M&C Saatchi Merlin. One of Britain’s most-loved national treasures, Freddie Flintoff, is known for his canny and hilarious opinions on […]

Lagom acquires book on the power of bathing from wellness journalist Suzanne Duckett

Lagom, an imprint of Kings Road Publishing, has acquired world English rights for Bathe by Suzanne Duckett. Natalie Jerome, Acquisitions Director and Publisher of Bonnier Publishing UK, acquired the book from Rowan Lawton at Furniss Lawton. Purity, Ritual, Rejuvenation, Clarity and Calm – Bathe will be a beautifully designed book celebrating the art of bathing. Written by Suzanne Duckett, contributer […]

Lagom signs Ronnie O’Sullivan’s first health and fitness book

Filled with over 80 nourishing recipes created with leading Harley Street nutritionist and bestselling author Rhiannon Lambert, Top of Your Game: Eating for the Mind and Body publishes on the 27th December, 2018. Natalie Jerome, Acquisitions Director and Publisher, Bonnier Publishing signed World language rights from Jonny Geller and Cathryn Summerhayes at Curtis Brown.   Ronnie O’Sullivan OBE […]