News

  • Cathy Glass straight in at no 3

    11 Sep 2019

    Congratulations to Cathy Glass whose new fostering memoir Innocent has charted at Number 3 in the paperback Sunday Times Bestsellers list this week.

  • The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz is no 1

    04 Sep 2019

    Jeremy Dronfield’s The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz has taken the top spot in the paperback non-fiction list.

  • Reaper Force optioned for drama

    04 Sep 2019

    Peter Lee’s Reaper Force : The Inside Story of Britain’s Drone Wars has been optioned by Sister Pictures.

  • The Walls Have Ears: The Greatest Intelligence Operation of World War II serialised in Mail on Sunday

    27 Aug 2019

    Helen Fry’s The Walls Have Ears: The Greatest Intelligence Operation of World War II,published today, has just been serialised in the Mail on Sunday.

  • The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz is no 2

    27 Aug 2019

    Congratulations to Jeremy Dronfield whose paperback The Boy Who Followed His Father into Auschwitz has gone straight in to be number 2 on the paperback charts after three days.

  • Marilyn Monroe book optioned

    13 Aug 2019

    This Is Just A Test has acquired the documentary rights to Bombshell, the definitive expose of Marilyn Monroe’s death and, according to co-authors Douglas Thompson and Mike Rothmiller, a intelligence squad detective with the Los Angeles Police Department, her murder.

    Drawing on exclusive revelations taken directly from her personal diary and top secret intelligence files and including a startling confession from an eye-witness, the authors show corruption and collusion at the highest levels of power.

  • The Conviction of Cora Burns long-listed for debut prize

    29 Jul 2019

    Congratulations to Carolyn Kirby whose The Conviction of Cora Burns has been long-listed for the Historical Writers Association Debut Crown for the best debut historical fiction.

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    13 Jul 2019

    Chinese rights in Roger Crowley’s The Accursed Tower:: The Fall of Acre and the End of the Crusades.

    French rights in Rachel Kelly’s Black Rainbow: How words healed me – my journey through depression.

  • Recent Foreign Rights sales

    09 Jul 2019

    Russian rights in Corrupt Bodies: Death and Dirty Dealing in a London Morgue by Peter Everett with Kris Hollington.

    Italian rights in Tony Spawforth’s The Story of Greece and Rome.

    German rights in Hitler’s Forgotten Children by Ingrid von Oelhafen with Tim Tate.

  • Dictionary to give comfort in tough times to Elliott & Thompson

    09 Jul 2019

    Elliott & Thompson have bought World English rights in Paul Jones’s latest reference book A Dictionary of Hope: Kind Words For Unkind Times .