HarperCollins Children’s Books pre-empts Gibbons debut in major three-book deal

HarperCollins Children's Books has snapped up world rights in a "lightning-strike pre-empt" to A Clock of Stars by children's author Francesca Gibbons in a major three-book deal. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-09-17 07:34:18 UTC ]
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Debut author Kelly McCaughrain has won a trio of prizes at the Children’s Books Ireland awards—a first in the 29 year history of the prize. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-05-22 12:44:25 UTC ]
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Puffin pre-empts world rights to Tamzin Merchant’s debut MG

Penguin Random House imprint Puffin has acquired actress Tamzin Merchant’s debut middle-grade novel in a "hotly-contested" six-figure pre-empt deal. Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-05-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Thomas & Mercer snaps up 'gripping' debut in two-book deal

Amazon imprint Thomas & Mercer has snapped up a psychological suspense debut by author Daisy Pearce in a two-book deal.  Continue reading at The Bookseller

[ The Bookseller | 2019-05-08 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Tor bags Larkwood debut in three-book deal

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-05-04 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Trapeze pre-empts 'page-turner' debut by lawyer Katz

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-03-22 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Transworld acquires Eddy de Wind's Auschwitz memoir in pre-empt deal

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-03-01 00:00:00 UTC ]
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H&S signs crime novel debut by journalist Shindler in two-book deal

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-02-28 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Buchanan's 'extraordinary' debut pre-empted by Flatiron and Mantle on partial submission

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-02-26 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Trapeze signs 'gorgeous' debut by Gould-Bourn in two-book deal

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-02-16 00:00:00 UTC ]
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24-hour pre-empt from Sceptre for loneliness book

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-29 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Joanna Gaines Debuts a Children’s Book

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[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-01-17 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Cornerstone bags QI writer's debut in 24-hour pre-empt

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[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-08 00:00:00 UTC ]
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H&S pre-empts sci-fi debut, with Crown triumphing in US auction

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[ The Bookseller | 2018-12-07 00:00:00 UTC ]
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HarperCollins Children’s renews deal with Rob Biddulph

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