Books that break the bias this International Women’s Day

Gender inequality remains an inarguable fact across our society, a systemic failure long overdue for dismantling. And with huge numbers of women still facing discrimination on a daily basis, whether at home or in the workplace, it’s little wonder that the theme of this year’s International Women’s Day is ‘break the bias’. IWD 2022 is […]

Blink stitches together ‘seamless’ debut memoir from The Great British Sewing Bee’s Esme Young

Blink Publishing, a non-fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired Behind the Seams: My Life in Creativity, Friendship and Adventure, the quirky, charming memoir from The Great British Sewing Bee judge Esme Young. Susannah Otter, publishing director at Blink, acquired UK, EU and Commonwealth excluding Canada rights from Ariella Feiner at United Agents on […]

Black & White secures poetry sensation Donna Ashworth

Black & White Publishing, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has secured I Wish I Knew, a new collection of poetry from online wordsmith Donna Ashworth. World rights in all languages were acquired directly from the author by Campbell Brown, managing director at Black & White Publishing. Using the personal experiences of her own struggles […]

Zaffre scoops two new ‘Regency romps’ by Lex Croucher

Zaffre Books, the flagship fiction imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired two new books by Lex Croucher. Sarah Bauer, senior editor at Zaffre, has acquired UK and Commonwealth rights from Chloe Seager at Madeleine Milburn Literary Agency. Following up on the huge success of their debut, Reputation, Lex Croucher delivers another brilliant Regency romp, […]

Black & White serves up new book by chef Gary Maclean

Black & White Publishing, an imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has acquired Scottish Kitchen, the second book from multi-award-winning chef Gary Maclean. World rights for Scottish Kitchen were acquired direct from the author by Alison McBride, publishing director at Black & White Publishing. Returning to the literary world, Gary Maclean has brought a collection of […]

Downton Abbey star Tuppence Middleton narrates Hyder’s The Gifts

Manilla Press, the literary imprint of Bonnier Books UK, has announced that actress Tuppence Middleton will narrate the audiobook version of Liz Hyder’s adult debut novel, The Gifts. Tuppence Middleton recently wrapped shooting the lead role in the ITV series Our House, and stars as Rebecca in the feature film Lord of Misrule, and as […]