Black & White secures front seat to F1 with Lee McKenzie

Black & White Publishing, a division of Bonnier Books UK, is to publish Inside F1 by broadcast journalist Lee McKenzie. World rights in all languages were acquired directly from the author by Campbell Brown, managing director at Black & White Publishing. As one of the most respected journalists in F1 racing, Lee McKenzie has conducted […]

Grace Harrison and Kwaku Osei-Afrifa join Footnote Press

Grace Harrison is joining Footnote Press as publicity and marketing manager, while Kwaku Osei-Afrifa joins as commissioning editor.   Harrison joins from Picador Books where she worked as communications and events manager, devising high impact publicity and marketing campaigns for books such as Sea of Tranquillity by Emily St. John Mandel, Empire of Pain by Patrick […]

No. 1 podcast Parenting Hell delivers real parenting guide to Blink Publishing

Blink Publishing, the leading commercial non-fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired Parenting Hell from comedians Rob Beckett & Josh Widdicombe, hosts of the No.1 smash hit podcast – a book focused on the madness, absurdity and utter chaos of being a parent. Matt Phillips, publisher, bought world rights from Flo Howard and Danny Julian […]

Heligo Books set to publish ‘landmark’ eco-entrepreneurial book by Juliet Davenport OBE

Heligo Books, the new business and smart thinking imprint from Bonnier Books UK, is set to publish an ‘essential’ landmark title by green pioneer Juliet Davenport OBE. Rik Ubhi, editorial director for Heligo Books, acquired The Green Start-Up with world, all language rights from Maggie Hanbury at the Hanbury Agency, after collaborating with the author […]

Nine Eight Books to publish Miki Berenyi’s ‘extraordinary’ memoir

Bonnier Books UK’s dedicated music imprint, Nine Eight Books, has acquired the searingly honest and beautifully written memoir by musician Miki Berenyi, former lead singer, rhythm guitarist and founder member of Lush. Pete Selby, publishing director, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Jane Turnbull. Fingers Crossed is an incredible account of a trailblazing woman and a […]

Maisie Chan shortlisted for Jhalak Children’s and YA Prize.

Maisie Chan’s heart-warming Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths, illustrated by Anh Cao, has been shortlisted for the Jhalak Children’s and YA Prize. Published by Piccadilly Press, Danny Chung Does Not Do Maths tells the tale of cartoon-crazy Danny, and his relationship with his grandmother. Set in Birmingham, the whip-smart novel balances delicate insights into inter-generational relationships […]