Century clinches Tyson Fury’s “warts and all” autobiography

Penguin Random House imprint Century has snapped up boxing champion Tyson Fury’s "warts and all" autobiography. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-09-11 00:37:46 UTC ]
News tagged with: #penguin random house

Other Publishing stories related to: 'Century clinches Tyson Fury’s “warts and all” autobiography'


Century to publish Marnie Simpson's autobiography

Century is publishing the autobiography of "Geordie Shore" star and TV personality Marnie Simpson, called Stripped Bare. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2017-04-13 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #geordie shore


Arsenal 'legend' Ray Parlour's autobiography to Century

Century is publishing The Romford Pelé, the autobiography of Arsenal "legend" Ray Parlour. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2016-02-25 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this |


Reality star Rylan's autobiography to Century

Penguin Random House has announced a world rights deal for the autobiography of TV presenter Rylan Clark.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2016-01-21 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this |


Johnny Marr autobiography to Century

Century has acquired, in a “hotly contested auction”, the autobiography of Johnny Marr, co-founder of The Smiths. Marr founded The Smiths alongside Morrissey, before going on to create  super-group Electronic with Bernard Sumner of New Order. He worked in bands including The Pretenders, The... Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2015-03-24 00:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #solo career


Fury and Stokes longlisted for Telegraph Sports Book Awards 2020

Tyson Fury and Ben Stokes have been longlisted for Autobiography of the Year at the Telegraph Sports Book Awards 2020. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-12-16 23:09:52 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #sports book #ben stokes #tyson fury #stokes longlisted


The Guardian view on arts prizes: a 20th-century phenomenon? | Editorial

This year’s Booker and Turner prizes tell us artists and even judges are repudiating the winner-takes-all award. It may be time to find new ways to celebrate the artsThe past year has been a curious one for cultural prizes. The Booker, when the judges failed to agree on a single winner, ended up... Continue reading at The Guardian

[ The Guardian | 2019-12-15 18:25:01 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #recent book #reward non-fiction #novelistic form #work making #industry backing #celebrated awards #dating back #mutual support #art doesn #put forward #similar sentiment #single winner #20th-century phenomenon #guardian view #cultural prizes


Canongate clinches Tahmima Anam's fourth novel in six-figure deal

Canongate has signed a six-figurre deal for London-based author Tahmima Anam's fourth novel Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-12-10 17:15:51 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #six-figurre deal #six-figure deal


Edelweiss, Edelweiss? Julie Andrews Loves Reading About 18th-Century Plant Hunters

“I’m fascinated by stories of how the various plant specimens we take for granted today were originally discovered,” says the actor, whose latest book is “Home Work: A Memoir of My Hollywood Years.” Continue reading at The New York Times

[ The New York Times | 2019-12-05 10:00:03 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #latest book #memoir #hollywood years #home work #originally discovered #granted today #plant specimens


Canongate nets Nick Cave's illustrated autobiography

Canongate has bought an illustrated autobiography by musician Nick Cave, Stanger Than Kindness, to accompany an exhibition in Copenhagen opening in March 2020. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-11-21 04:56:30 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #copenhagen opening #illustrated autobiography


A Quarter Century of Inclusion at Red Hen Press

The indie publisher, which was designed to reflect the diversity of its Los Angeles hometown, celebrated its 25th anniversary this year. Continue reading at Publishers Weekly

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-11-15 05:00:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #25th anniversary #indie publisher #quarter century


A Most Rare Compendium: An 18th-Century Guide to Magical Treasure Hunting?

We do not know who owned the manuscript before 1928, when A Most Rare Compendium was sold to the Wellcome Library by the Viennese antiquarian bookseller V. A. Heck for 1,200 Swiss francs (48 pounds sterling). Heck’s sales announcement describes it as an “exceedingly curious” and “artfully... Continue reading at Literrary Hub

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-10-31 08:48:15 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #bookseller #undoubtedly originated #exceedingly curious #wellcome library #18th-century guide #rare compendium


Headline signs autobiography from Judas Priest hellraiser Halford

Headline has signed a "one-of-a-kind" autobiography by Judas Priest hellraiser Rob Halford. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-16 19:32:37 UTC ]
More news stories like this |


Malorie Blackman autobiography goes to #Merky Books

Stormzy’s PRH imprint #Merky Books has snapped up Malorie Blackman’s long-awaited autobiography.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-15 15:45:56 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: ##merky books #long-awaited autobiography #malorie blackman


Arsène Wenger signs with W&N for first autobiography

Arsène Wenger has signed with Weidenfeld and Nicolson for his first ever autobiography, charting the ex-Arsenal chief’s rise to become one of the most successful football managers of all time. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-13 05:37:26 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #ex-arsenal chief #arsne wenger


Century triumphs in 14-way auction for memoirs of Anti-Social Behaviour Officer

Century has snapped up the "wickedly-funny and heartbreaking" memoirs of an Anti-Social Behaviour Officer following a major 14-publisher auction. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-10 22:25:39 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #century triumphs


Phaidon to publish Rihanna's 'visual autobiography' featuring 1,000 photos

Phaidon is to publish a "visual autobiography" by Rihanna, a large-format 505-page volume with 1,000 photos, including never before seen images. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-07 20:06:09 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #visual autobiography #publish rihanna


Luka Modrić’s autobiography goes to Bloomsbury Sport

Bloomsbury Sport has snapped up Croatian footballer Luka Modrić’s “remarkable” memoir, exploring how a child refugee became the holder of the most celebrated player award in world football. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-10-02 10:06:26 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #bloomsbury #world football #child refugee #remarkable memoir #bloomsbury sport #luka modrić


Rachel Cusk Said She Was Done With Autobiography. These Essays Suggest Otherwise.

In “Coventry,” the British author of the widely admired “Outline” trilogy shows how central the self is to her artistic vision. Continue reading at The New York Times

[ The New York Times | 2019-09-17 09:00:10 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #british author #artistic vision #essays suggest #rachel cusk


In Monique Truong’s ‘The Sweetest Fruits,’ 19th-century writer Lafcadio Hearn comes to life

Truong’s book is made up of women’s voices, each of them relating a version of the writer they loved. Continue reading at The Washington Post

[ The Washington Post | 2019-08-29 17:16:30 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #sweetest fruits #monique truong