Chatto snaps up latest from historian Peter Moore

Writer and historian Peter Moore's history of "the epoch-defining European ideas that helped found the United States of America" has been snapped up by Chatto & Windus. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-11-12 06:12:19 UTC ]
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[ The Bookseller | 2021-11-09 12:33:10 UTC ]
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Ken Follett’s latest epic is a cautionary tale of global catastrophe

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[ The Washington Post | 2021-11-09 11:00:00 UTC ]
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Propagate Content snaps up film rights to Doshi's Burnt Sugar

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[ The Bookseller | 2021-11-06 05:42:15 UTC ]
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Lume Books snaps up debut psychological thriller from Milburn mentee Spiers

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Ilex snaps up Bishopsgate archivists' history of queer love letters

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[ The Bookseller | 2021-10-29 21:04:12 UTC ]
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Chatto signs 'major reassessment' of 20th-century philosophy

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Ebury snaps up Clover's 'urgent' book on saving oceans

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Mark Cavendish Tour de France account snapped up by Ebury Spotlight

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Thames & Hudson former president Peter Warner dies, aged 79

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