Oneworld's Edwards shortlisted for Commonwealth Book Prize

48 related news items in the archive. Now showing page 1 of 1.

Scott joins Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2012-01-31

Daniel Scott is to step into the newly created role of managing director at Oneworld....

Oneworld appoints managing director

The Bookseller – 2012-01-30

Daniel Scott is to step into the newly created role of managing director at Oneworld, effective...

Oneworld tunes into Radio Congo

The Bookseller – 2011-11-11

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 11/11/2011 - 10:59 Oneworld has acquired a book called Radio Congo: Signals of Hope from Africa's Deadliest War by Ben Rawlence. Senior...

Oneworld acquires new Marlon James novel

The Bookseller – 2011-11-03

Publication Date: Thu, 03/11/2011 - 15:00 Oneworld has acquired the third novel by The Book of Night Women author, Marlon James. Publisher Juliet Mabey acquired UK and Commonwealth rights in a...

Oneworld buys book from Private Eye journalist

The Bookseller – 2011-10-06

Written By: Katie Allen Publication Date: Thu, 06/10/2011 - 15:25 Oneworld has bought a book by a Private Eye journalist that uncovers how Britain has become a tax haven. Commissioning editor Mike...

Oneworld to reissue bin Laden title

The Bookseller – 2011-05-11

Publication Date: Wed, 11/05/2011 - 14:52 Oneworld is to publish a special edition of its title Growing up bin Laden, written by relatives of the Al Qaeda leader, in the wake of his death on 2nd...

Oneworld to explore science and war

The Bookseller – 2011-04-14

Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Thu, 14/04/2011 - 16:08 Independent publisher Oneworld has acquired two titles, one looking at the latest Afghan war and the other going to the...

Oneworld snaps up 'Steinbeckian' debut

The Bookseller – 2012-03-02

Oneworld has acquired a novel which tackles male friendship in the late 20th century. World...

Oneworld signs Bridget Jones spoof

The Bookseller – 2013-07-23

Oneworld has acquired humour book Bridget and Joan’s Diary. It will be released on the same...

Porter's first deals at Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2013-11-28

Oneworld has acquired what could be the final novel from prominent US novelist Peter Matthiessen...

Oneworld buys new Ros Barber

The Bookseller – 2014-07-16

Desmond Elliott Prize-winner Ros Barber is moving to Oneworld for her second novel. Barber won...

New non-fiction to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2014-07-25

Oneworld has signed two non-fiction titles for publication next year and 2016. Senior...

Lish novel to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2014-11-18

Oneworld has signed a novel by Atticus Lish, the son of editor and writer Gordon Lish, in a deal with Karolina Sutton at Curtis Brown. Editorial director for fiction Rosalind Porter acquired UK and...

Oneworld buys IPAF winner

The Bookseller – 2015-01-09

Oneworld has acquired Ahmed Saadawi’s Frankenstein in Baghdad, the winner of the International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF). Publisher Juliet Mabey acquired UK and Commonwealth, excluding...

Oneworld acquires debut set in NY restaurant

The Bookseller – 2015-01-17

Oneworld has signed a debut novel set in the behind-the-scenes world of New York's restaurants. Sweetbitter, by Stephanie Danler, follows Tess, who arrives in New York and soon finds herself working...

Billion dollar hair industry title to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2015-01-31

Oneworld has bought a book looking at the “expanding billion dollar industry” of hair. Senior commissioning editor Sam Carter acquired world rights to Entanglement: The Secret Lives of Hair by...

Oneworld signs popular economic titles

The Bookseller – 2015-03-07

Oneworld has acquired two popular economics books by Dan Ariely [pictured] and Anjum Hoda. Senior commissioning editor Mike Harpley pre-empted Ariely's Irrationally Yours in a five-figure deal with...

Odedina takes role at Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2015-05-09

Sarah Odedina, former m.d. of Hot Key Books, is to join Oneworld in the role of children’s publisher, overseeing its Young Adult and children’s publishing. Oneworld announced last year that it...

Odedina makes first buys for Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2015-07-11

Sarah Odedina has made her first acquisitions as children’s publisher at Oneworld imprint Rock the Boat, buying books by Olivia Levez and Nikki Sheehan. Odedina has bought world English rights to...

Oneworld appoints Christofi as commissioning editor

The Bookseller – 2015-09-17

Oneworld has appointed Alex Christofi as commissioning editor for non-fiction, following the departure of Mike Harpley. Christofi will report to Oneworld’s publisher, Juliet Mabey, and focus on...

Oneworld partners with Give a Book for prison reading scheme

The Bookseller – 2015-10-22

Oneworld has partnered with the charity Give a Book to encourage UK publishers to donate books to prison reading groups. Inspired by The Prison Book Club by Oneworld author Ann Walmsley, which...

Oneworld to publish Jihadi John book

The Bookseller – 2015-11-27

Oneworld is to publish a book on ‘Jihadi John’ by British journalist Robert Verkaik, the only journalist to have met and interviewed Muhammed Emwazi.

Oneworld creates new crime imprint Point Blank

The Bookseller – 2015-12-10

Oneworld will launch a new crime imprint, Point Blank, in spring 2016.

Emma Watson interviews Oneworld's Gloria Steinem

The Bookseller – 2016-02-26

Global goodwill ambassador for UN women Emma Watson and political activist Gloria Steinem enthralled an audience of 950 people yesterday at an event to mark the launch of Watson's new...

New Richard Adams picture book with Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2016-03-22

Watership Down author Richard Adams has written a picture book about a dragon made out of old egg cartons, according to the Independent.

'Chilling' memoir to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2016-07-09

Oneworld is to publish a "chilling and deeply moving" memoir by French writer Maude Julien entitled Behind the Gate.

Book on the art of failing to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2016-09-24

Oneworld is to publish The Art of Failing by Anthony McGowan.

Fraser's Oneworld trip

The Bookseller – 2016-10-20

Oneworld has acquired a “rare glimpse into one of the nation’s most beloved literary couples”: Antonia Fraser and Harold Pinter.

Oneworld looking at global picture after Beatty-brokered Booker brace

The Bookseller – 2016-11-04

Oneworld co-founder Juliet Mabey on the lessons the indie list has learned in its 30 years, and its commitment to diversity.

Oneworld: the tiny publisher behind the last two Man Booker winners

The Guardian – 2016-11-15

It started as a kitchen-table project in Cyprus, and 30 years later has grown into a distinctive brand. Oneworld founders Juliet Mabey and Novin Doostdar talk about their instinct for successJuliet...

'Dazzling' debut to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2016-12-09

Oneworld has acquired Joseph Cassara’s The House of Impossible Beauties, a "dazzling" first novel inspired by New York's underground ballroom scene of the 70s and 80s.

Bill Swainson joins Oneworld as editor at large

The Bookseller – 2017-01-17

Oneworld has appointed Bill Swainson as editor at large for non-fiction.

Oneworld, Nosy Crow and Jessica Kingsley lead IPG Award nominations

The Bookseller – 2017-01-24

Nosy Crow and Faber are in the running again for IPG Publishing Awards after the shortlist was revealed today (23rd January).

AC Grayling pens Democracy and its Crisis for Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2017-02-21

Oneworld is to publish Democracy and its Crisis by A C Grayling in September.

Oneworld debut shortlisted for 2017's Man Booker International Prize

The Bookseller – 2017-04-21

A debut published by Oneworld, Fever Dream by Argentinian novelist Samanta Schweblin, translated by Megan McDowell, has been shortlisted for the £50,000 Man...

Iraqi bestseller acquired by Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2017-04-26

Oneworld has acquired The Baghdad Clock by Iraqi author Shahad al Rawi, originally published in Arabic by Dar al-Hikma in 2016.

Oneworld to publish Hay anthology of Latin American writers

The Bookseller – 2017-05-09

Oneworld is to publish a new anthology of work from a selection of the best fiction writers under 40 from across Latin America.

Oneworld Piles Up the Wins

Publishers Weekly – 2017-05-12

The U.K. indie publisher, founded by a young married couple in a kitchen in Cyprus three decades ago, only began releasing fiction only in 2009. Since then, it's won two Man Booker Prizes.

Oneworld buys story of Jean Moulin's betrayal

The Bookseller – 2017-06-10

Bill Swainson, editor at large for non-fiction at Oneworld, has bought world English language rights in a narrative non-fiction account of the death of French resistance hero Jean Moulin.

'Searing' novel on Singapore occupation to Oneworld

The Bookseller – 2017-07-18

Oneworld is to publish a "searing" novel set in occupied Singapore by Oxford graduate Jing-Jing Lee.

Beal leaves Oneworld for Muswell Press venture

The Bookseller – 2017-07-18

Kate Beal, formerly sales director at Oneworld, has left the company and, in partnership with her sister Sarah Beal, acquired Muswell Press.

Segel's sci-fi series sells to Oneworld for six figures

The Bookseller – 2017-07-21

Oneworld has paid six figures for a YA trilogy by US actor and screenwriter Jason Segel and his writing partner Kirsten Miller.

Oneworld signs investigation into hackers 'gaming' democracy

The Bookseller – 2017-10-04

Oneworld is to publish Democracy Hacked, an investigation into how hackers are "gaming" democracy by Dr Martin Moore.

Oneworld acquires Afrikaans middle grade novel

The Bookseller – 2017-11-11

Oneworld’s Rock the Boat imprint has acquired world language rights for Jaco Jacobs’ A Good Night for Shooting Zombies, a middle grade novel that "tackles important issues with a big heart."

Oneworld novel on International Prize for Arabic Fiction longlist

The Bookseller – 2018-01-19

The International Prize for Arabic Fiction (IPAF) has revealed its longlist of 16 novels in contention for the 2018 prize, including a novel soon to be published by independent UK publisher Oneworld.

Oneworld pushes boat out for Diaz’s first picture book

The Bookseller – 2018-03-07

Oneworld will make its first foray into picture books with the début children’s title from Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Junot Díaz.

Oneworld strikes 'substantial' six-figure deal for more Dean thrillers

The Bookseller – 2018-03-23

Oneworld's literary crime imprint Point Blank has acquired three more titles in Will Dean's Tuva Moodyson series for six-figures in a "substantial" deal.

48 Publishing News in the directory.