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 […]

Obituary for beloved Zaffre author Sheila Newberry

Obituary for beloved Zaffre author Sheila Newberry Sheila Newberry, author of twenty-four novels, including Bicycles and Blackberries, The Winter Baby, The Nursemaid’s Secret and A Winter Hope, has died at the age of 88. Sheila died peacefully on Friday 10th January after a short stay in hospital. Sheila was born in 1931 in Ipswich, Suffolk, […]