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  • Knopf Wins Debut Novel About 'Dr. Zhivago' for Seven Figures

    A debut novel about the 1957 publication of 'Dr. Zhivago,' called 'We Were Never Here,' has been acquired by Knopf's Jordan Pavlin after a 14-bidder auction. Pavlin called the buzzed-about title, by a recent grad of the MFA program at the University of Texas at Austin, a "literary page-turner."

  • Book Deals: Week of May 28, 2018

    Jeanine Cummins signs a seven-figure deal with Flatiron, Atria pays six figures for a new Instagram poetry collection, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of May 21, 2018

    A member of Talking Heads lands at SMP, Graydon House spends six figures on a former 'Glamour' editor’s debut, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of May 14, 2018

    A former porn star lands at Picador, Delacorte nabs a YA debut from poet Morgan Parker, and more in this week's book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of May 7, 2018

    HMH nabs a Brit’s debut rom-com, S&S buys a nonfiction book from the creator of a forthcoming BET dramedy, Andrews McMeel invests in another Instagram poet, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of April 30, 2018

    Wendy Lamb nabs a middle grade novel about a teen living in a camper, Thomas Dunne buys a new thriller series, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Next George R.R. Martin Book Won't Be 'The Winds of Winter'

    Ballantine Bantam Dell will publish George Martin's 'Fire and Blood' in the U.S. and Canada on November 20. The book, BBD said, is set 300 years before the events of Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire series.

  • Book Deals: Week of April 23, 2018

    Bruce Lee’s daughter sells self-improvement book to Flatiron, Berkley buys three more Fiona Barton novels, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Parkland Survivors Ink Book Deal with Random House

    Random House has acquired '#NeverAgain: A New Generation Draws the Line' by teen siblings David and Lauren Hogg, who survived the school shooting in Parkland, Fl. The book is set for a June 5 release.

  • Book Deals: Week of April 16, 2018

    Berkley pays six figures for a debut, Aladdin nabs a middle grade debut, Delacorte acquires a YA adaptation of a nonfiction bestseller about the justice system, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Little, Brown Spark, Bluebird to Publish Marie Kondo’s New Book

    Little Brown Spark and Bluebird have acquired 'Joy At Work: The Career-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,' a new book on organizing office and work spaces by Marie Kondo and Scott Sonenshein, for simultaneous publication in the U.S. and the U.K.

  • HC Signs Silva to Global Deal, Inks Jonasson Sequel

    HarperCollins acquired world rights to six novels by Daniel Silva, furthering his association with the publisher's Global Publishing Program. In a separate deal, the publisher bought world English rights to the sequel to Jonas Jonasson's bestseller, 'The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared.'

  • Book Deals: Week of April 9, 2018

    S&S preempts a nonfiction book by a lauded reporter, Chronicle re-ups a Marlon Bundo co-creator, Thomas & Mercer lays down six figures for an indie bestseller, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of April 2, 2018

    A winner among 14 bidders, Hiaasen's new middle grade, a new epic fantasy series, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of March 26, 2018

    Roaring Brook wins a middle grade debut at auction, SMP invests six figures in a photography book, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of March 19, 2018

    Little, Brown nabs a debut by an assistant professor at the University of Chicago, Atria invests in a domestic suspense novel, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • St. Martin's Acquires Book by Pope Francis

    'A Future of Faith: The Path of Change in Politics and Society' by Pope Francis and French sociologist Dominique Wolton, based on a series of talks the two had last spring, will be published in North America in August.

  • Book Deals: Week of March 12, 2018

    Roaring Brook Gets Nerdy, Athletes and Musicians Get Deals, and more in this week’s notable book deals.

  • Grand Central Signs Coben to Five-Book Deal

    Harlan Coben's new agreement with Grand Central reunites him with his long-time editor Ben Sevier, who published the author at Dutton before moving to GCP last year.

  • Book Deals: Week of March 5, 2018

    HC invests in a middle grade series, Capstone buys the latest from a Newbery winner, Amazon re-ups a French bestseller, and more in this week’s notable book deals.

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