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Canongate acquires Meek's '21st-century Anna Karenina'

The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

Canongate editorial director Francis Bickmore has acquired a new novel by James Meek, author of...
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H&S to publish Holocaust survivor memoirs

The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

Hodder & Stoughton has acquired the memoirs of Sam Pivnik, one of the few living British...
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Viking buys popular science sun study

The Bookseller – 2012-02-10

Penguin has acquired a title written by solar physicist Doctor Lucie Green, which looks at the...
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Quadrille buys Star of India title

The Bookseller – 2012-02-09

Quadrille has acquired a title by TV chef and owner of London restaurant The Star of India Reza...
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Harvill Secker switches to Plan D

The Bookseller – 2012-02-08

Harvill Secker has acquired rights to a thriller imagining a world where the Berlin Wall had...
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Collins sings of deal with choirmaster Malone

The Bookseller – 2012-02-06

HarperCollins has acquired a memoir by choirmaster and star of TV series "The Choir",...
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Metallica history to Faber

The Bookseller – 2012-02-06

Faber has acquired the "definitive" two-volume history of heavy metal band Metallica,...
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AA Publishing scoops Dan Kieran

The Bookseller – 2012-02-03

AA Publishing is continuing to acquire narrative travel titles, buying up The Idle Traveller by...
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Little Beauty for Doubleday Ireland

The Bookseller – 2012-02-03

Doubleday Ireland has acquired a novel set in rural Ireland in the 1970s, and one other book, by...
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Two 'Desert Island Discs' titles for Transworld

The Bookseller – 2012-02-03

Transworld has acquired two books to mark the 70th anniversary of BBC Radio 4 series, "...
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Century buys Chatterton crime debut

The Bookseller – 2012-02-02

Century has acquired two novels in a new procedural crime series by author Ed Chatterton,...
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Is a Canadian publisher really Canadian?

Guardian – 2012-02-02

Many countries have laws ensuring that media ownership remains in national hands or, at least, a large percentage of it does so.Some such laws are very specific. Others, such as the Investment Canada Act (ICA), are rather subjective. In the ICA's...
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Pan Mac acquires Hensher writing title

The Bookseller – 2012-02-02

Pan Macmillan has acquired a non-fiction title by Man Booker-shortlisted novelist and journalist...
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AA acquires narrative travel from Dan Kieran

The Bookseller – 2012-02-01

AA Publishing is continuing to acquire narrative travel titles, scooping The Idle Traveller by...
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Gold medallist Todd to Orion

The Bookseller – 2012-02-01

Orion has acquired the autobiography of double Olympic gold medallist Mark Todd, who has also won...
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Argentine publisher bids for US media company

Guardian – 2012-01-31

The Argentine newspaper La Nación is negotiating to acquire the US publisher ImpreMedia, which owns El Diario/La Prensa, the oldest Spanish language daily in the States, plus six other titles, including La Opinion in Los Angeles.La Nación, based...
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Pan Mac acquires Straw memoir

The Bookseller – 2012-01-31

Pan Macmillan has acquired the autobiography of former home secretary Jack Straw. Macmillan...
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Friday Project buys Aldiss backlist

The Bookseller – 2012-01-27

HarperCollins imprint The Friday Project has acquired more than 50 titles by prolific author, and...
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Infinitas Learning acquires L J Create

The Bookseller – 2012-01-26

Infinitas Learning, the UK subsidiary of academic publisher Nelson Thornes, has acquired academic...
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Serpent's Tail acquires 'scandalous' debut

The Bookseller – 2012-01-26

Serpent's Tail has acquired a debut novel it is billing as a "cross between Fingersmith...
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