Dumughn and McKeown promoted at Bonnier Books UK

Dumughn and McKeown promoted at Bonnier Books UK Bonnier Books UK today announces two key promotions, strengthening its adult trade marketing team. Stephen Dumughn, currently marketing director of fiction imprints Zaffre and Manilla Press, has been promoted to marketing director – adult trade. This newly-created role will see Dumughn take responsibility for marketing across the […]

Bonnier Books UK strengthen’s trade children’s team

Bonnier Books UK strengthen’s children’s trade team Bonnier Books UK today announces that Lizz Skelly and Emma Quick are to join the trade children’s team. Skelly, currently at Penguin Random House, will join in the newly-create role of head of publicity. Lizz Skelly said: ‘I’m thrilled to be taking up a new role at Bonnier […]

Bonnier Books UK launches literary imprint Manilla Press

Bonnier Books UK launches literary imprint Manilla Press Bonnier Books UK today (6th February 2020) launches literary imprint, Manilla Press, with the publication of Stacey Halls’ highly-anticipated second novel, The Foundling. The name of the imprint is inspired by Nedre Manilla, the home of the Bonnier family in Stockholm. As part of the launch the […]

Zaffre announces new six-book deal with bestselling author Rosie Goodwin

Zaffre announces new six-book deal with bestselling author Rosie Goodwin Zaffre, the flagship adult fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, is thrilled to announce a new six-book deal with bestselling author Rosie Goodwin. Senior editor Sarah Bauer acquired world rights, including audio, for the six new novels from Sheila Crowley at Curtis Brown. In October 2020, […]

Piccadilly Press acquires new children’s book series from Horrible Histories’ Martin Brown

Piccadilly Press acquires new children’s book series from Horrible Histories’ Martin Brown Piccadilly Press has acquired world rights for two fiction titles from bestselling Horrible Histories illustrator Martin Brown. Felicity Alexander, senior commissioning editor for Piccadilly Press, acquired the rights from Caroline Walsh at David Higham Associates. Written for readers age 7+, Nell and the […]

Bonnier Books UK encourages new illustrative talent with open portfolio review day

Bonnier Books UK encourages new illustrative talent with open portfolio review day Bonnier Books UK children’s imprints Templar, Big Picture Press, Hot Key Books and Piccadilly Press are to host an open professional portfolio review day for emerging illustrators on 14th February 2020. The day is open to anyone over 18 with an illustration portfolio […]

Zaffre acquires two new books from bestselling thriller writer T.M. Logan

Zaffre acquires two new books from bestselling thriller writer T.M. Logan Zaffre, the flagship adult fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired two new novels from bestselling author T.M. Logan. Sophie Orme, editorial director at Zaffre, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Camilla Bolton at Darley Anderson Literary, TV and Film Agency. T.M. Logan […]

La Plante made 2020 London Book and Screen Week ambassador

La Plante made 2020 London Book and Screen Week ambassador Lynda La Plante has been revealed an ambassador for London Book and Screen Week 2020, reports The Bookseller, highlighting ‘her illustrious career across page, stage and screen.’ La Plante will be joined by author Joe Dunthorne, novelist and scriptwriter Lisa Owens, creator and author Jonathan […]

Bonnier Books UK acquire full Garth Nix backlist and new novel

Bonnier Books UK acquire full Garth Nix backlist and new novel Bonnier Books UK have acquired UK rights to international bestseller Garth Nix’s backlist, as well as a highly anticipated new novel in the Old Kingdom series, marking the first time the complete Old Kingdom will be housed under one roof within the UK. Garth […]