The Bookseller – 2011-09-30
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 30/09/2011 - 10:57 Transworld has acquired John Irving's next two novels, securing hardback as well as paperback rights for the first time. Publisher Bill Scott-Kerr acquired British Commonwealth rights to Irving's next novel, In One Person, in a two-book deal through Dean Cooke of The Cooke Agency. Doubleday plans to publish on 10th May 2012, with the second book to be published at an as yet unscheduled date. Transworld already publishes...
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The Bookseller – 2012-02-07
Transworld titles earn pride of place in both the Mass-market and Original Fiction charts this...
The Bookseller – 2012-02-03
Transworld has acquired two books to mark the 70th anniversary of BBC Radio 4 series, "...
The Bookseller – 2012-01-10
Faber Academy graduate S J Watson's début novel, Before I Go to Sleep, has stormed to...
The Bookseller – 2011-10-05
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 05/10/2011 - 08:49 Transworld has acquired a childhood memoir by Labour MP and former home secretary Alan Johnson. Publisher Doug Young bought...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-27
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 27/09/2011 - 09:20 Transworld and Random House Australia have acquired debut novel The Light Between Oceans by M L Stedman, winning a nine-way...
The Bookseller – 2011-09-20
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 20/09/2011 - 08:35 Transworld has appointed Michelle Signore, currently editor-in-chief at John Blake, to the role of editorial director....
The Bookseller – 2011-09-07
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 07/09/2011 - 15:06 Transworld has acquired a debut novel by British scriptwriter Rachel Joyce, a graduate of Faber Academy's novel writing...
The Bookseller – 2011-08-24
Publication Date: Wed, 24/08/2011 - 09:21 Rachel Rayner is to move from HarperCollins to Transworld, taking up the role of commissioning editor, crime and thrillers. Rayner will report to Sarah...
The Bookseller – 2011-07-20
Written By: Philip Jones Publication Date: Wed, 20/07/2011 - 14:40 Transworld is to release a digital exclusive Jack Reacher story based on the famous "butt-kicker's" time as a thirteen year old...
The Bookseller – 2011-07-18
Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 18/07/2011 - 12:19 Transworld senior editorial director Sarah Emsley is leaving the publisher to join Headline as its deputy publishing director. She...
The Bookseller – 2011-06-20
Written By: Graeme Neill Publication Date: Mon, 20/06/2011 - 10:13 Transworld has bought UK and Commonwealth rights excluding Canada to a memoir by US tennis legend Jimmy Connors. Giles Elliott,...
The Bookseller – 2011-05-13
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 13/05/2011 - 13:05 Transworld is reporting first day sales of at least 40,000 copies of Madeleine by Kate McCann, about the infamous...
The Bookseller – 2011-05-09
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Mon, 09/05/2011 - 15:30 Transworld has acquired three historical crime novels by Andrew Swanston, former Waterstone's director and chairman of...
The Bookseller – 2011-04-06
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Wed, 06/04/2011 - 07:54 Transworld has acquired two titles from TV presenter and adventurer Ben Fogle, with the first to give an account of his...
The Bookseller – 2011-04-01
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Fri, 01/04/2011 - 08:10 Transworld is to publish a limited edition scratch and sniff version of Dirty Tricks by Jo Carnegie. Managing director Larry...
The Bookseller – 2011-03-22
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 22/03/2011 - 08:30 Transworld has acquired three novels by debut author Victoria Lamb, all set in the time of Elizabeth I's reign. Publishing...
The Bookseller – 2011-03-08
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 08/03/2011 - 13:45 Transworld is to publish the autobiography of Happy Mondays star Shaun Ryder. Editorial director Sarah Emsley acquired UK...
The Bookseller – 2011-02-14
Written By: Charlotte Williams Publication Date: Tue, 15/02/2011 - 08:51 Transworld is to publish music memoir The Story of the Streets by Mike Skinner, detailing the rise of the Birmingham-born...
The Bookseller – 2012-03-09
Transworld has acquired the first official book by UK boy band McFly, who formed in 2004...
The Bookseller – 2012-03-09
Irish author Patricia Scanlan has left Transworld for Simon & Schuster. The novelist, who...
The Bookseller – 2012-03-14
Transworld has acquired the new novel by “maverick” author Seth Grahame-Smith, known...
Media Week – 2012-05-28
Random House Children's Publishers UK and Transworld Publishers have appointed Total Media to handle their online media planning and buying.
The Bookseller – 2012-07-11
Transworld has acquired a debut novel which has already sold over 250,000 copies in the US,...
The Bookseller – 2012-07-20
Transworld has beaten off five other publishers in an auction for two novels by debut author...
The Bookseller – 2012-08-13
Transworld Ireland has launched a new imprint, Doubleday Ireland, aiming to "discover...
The Bookseller – 2012-08-14
Transworld has acquired a book which promises to lift the lid on doping in the world of...
The Bookseller – 2012-11-08
Transworld has acquired a "powerful first novel" by clinical psychologist S L Lewis,...
The Bookseller – 2012-12-12
Transworld has acquired a "powerful wartime novel", Wake by Anna Hope, with plans to...
The Bookseller – 2013-02-07
Transworld has acquired a novel which gives a new perspective to the story of Jane Austen's...
The Bookseller – 2013-02-14
Transworld has moved speedily to acquire a new fantasy trilogy by debut author Erika Johansen,...
The Bookseller – 2013-03-01
Transworld has acquired the autobiography of cyclist Sean Yates, who is one of only five Britons...
The Bookseller – 2013-04-08
Penguin imprint Allen Lane will publish the first volume of Margaret Thatcher’s authorised...
The Bookseller – 2013-04-17
Transworld has won the UK auction for Red Notice, a memoir by American businessman-turned-human-...
The Bookseller – 2013-05-29
Dan Brown’s Inferno (Bantam Press) has retained pole position in the official UK book...
The Bookseller – 2013-06-14
Transworld has signed an autobiography from New Order lead singer Bernard Sumner, with plans to...
The Bookseller – 2013-07-22
Transworld is to publish a memoir from physicist Professor Stephen Hawking. The book, My Brief...
The Bookseller – 2013-07-25
Transworld has bought the first book from cycling journalist Felix Lowe, better known by his...
The Bookseller – 2013-10-17
Transworld has bought a book about the 1932 Winter Olympics by senior Guardian sports writer Andy...
The Bookseller – 2013-12-04
Transworld has signed two books from debut writer Abbie Ross for its Doubleday list. Publishing...
The Bookseller – 2014-01-24
Transworld is to publish what it is calling the “definitive biography” of late singer...
The Bookseller – 2014-01-28
Transworld has acquired world rights to Susan Barker’s The Incarnations, being described by...
The Bookseller – 2014-02-25
Transworld is to publish a debut psychological thriller by Faber Academy alumnus Renee Knight,...
The Bookseller – 2014-03-26
Transworld has bought a romantic novel by previously self-published author Cathy Bramley, to be...
The Bookseller – 2014-05-19
Transworld has bought two books by Pulitzer Prize winner Adam Johnson. Editorial director Jane...
The Bookseller – 2014-07-04
Transworld has signed a book from David Merron, who was evacuated from the East End of London to...
The Bookseller – 2014-10-29
Ben Willis is to leave Headline to join Transworld, where he started his publishing career, in the newly created role of head of Transworld digital publicity.
The Bookseller – 2014-11-11
Transworld is to publish a “spellbinding and charged” debut novel by Sarah Jasmon. Assistant editor Bella Bosworth bought UK and Commonwealth rights to The Summer of Secrets and one other novel...
The Bookseller – 2014-11-18
Transworld has acquired a “ground-breaking” book by formal Olympian, Professor Greg Whyte, who has helped David Walliams, Davina McCall, Eddie Izzard and John Bishop on charity...
The Bookseller – 2015-02-11
Tom Chicken has been appointed as Transworld’s sales director following Sarah Roscoe’s move to sales director for Penguin Random House Children’s. Chicken originally joined Penguin on the...
The Bookseller – 2015-02-27
Bill Bryson’s first travel book in 15 years will be published by Transworld in autumn. The Road to Little Dribbling: More Notes from a Small Island will be a new journey around Britain by the...
The Bookseller – 2015-03-13
Linda Evans, senior editorial director at Transworld, is to retire in April after 23 years with the company. Transworld publisher, Bill Scott-Kerr, paid tribute to her in a message to the company...
The Bookseller – 2015-04-10
Transworld has bought five books by Meredith Wild, who was originally self-published, in a “significant six-figure deal”. Editorial director Harriet Bourton acquired British Commonwealth rights...
The Bookseller – 2015-05-08
Lee Child and Paula Hawkins have given Transworld two chart-toppers in this week's bestseller lists.
The Bookseller – 2015-05-12
Transworld has acquired a post-Holocaust love story by Hungarian author Péter Gárdos, said to be "the talk of London Book Fair", in a nine-way auction. Jane Lawson, editorial director at...
The Bookseller – 2015-05-23
Bantam Press publishing director Sally Gaminara is to retire this year. Gaminara’s publishing career has spanned nearly 40 years, and she joined Transworld’s Corgi imprint in 1987 from Penguin...
The Bookseller – 2015-08-27
Transworld has brought forward the release date of The Joy of Tax by Richard Murphy – the creator of ‘Corbynomics’ – and is exploring plans to launch the book at the Labour Party Conference...
The Bookseller – 2015-10-20
Transworld Publishers have pre-empted UK and Commonwealth rights to Jack Ewing's account of the Volkswagen emissions-fixing scandal.
The Bookseller – 2015-11-28
Transworld has acquired two new books by National Geographic explorer Lucy Cooke.
The Bookseller – 2015-12-11
Francesca Best has acquired three "gritty" historical saga novels by a debut author as her first acquisition for Transworld.
The Bookseller – 2016-01-14
Transworld has acquired a debut thriller, The Couple Next Door, in a "hotly contested" auction.
The Bookseller – 2016-01-19
Transworld is to publish three thrillers by BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner.
The Bookseller – 2016-01-23
Transworld has bought a Japanese novel about a cat, The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa.
The Bookseller – 2016-02-09
Transworld has bought a debut thriller series by A. A. Dhand, promising "to do for Bradford what ‘The Wire’ has done for Baltimore".
The Bookseller – 2016-03-25
Transworld is to republish 1970s crime classic The Last Good Kiss by the late James Crumley, with a new introduction by Ian Rankin.
The Bookseller – 2016-04-30
Transworld has acquired world rights to comedian Romesh Ranganathan’s as-yet-untitled first memoir.
The Bookseller – 2016-05-11
Transworld and W H Smith Travel have been crowned as two of the biggest winners at The British Book Industry Awards 2016.
The Bookseller – 2016-05-21
Transworld has struck a new three-book deal for six figures with psychological crime author Tammy Cohen.
The Bookseller – 2016-06-09
Transworld has pre-empted two novels by Rachel Rhys, Butterflies with Broken Wings plus one other, in a six-figure deal.
The Bookseller – 2016-07-28
Transworld is launching an interactive app for Professor Stephen Hawking’s 1988 book A Brief History of Time, including new updates from its author.
The Bookseller – 2016-09-09
Transworld launched Jilly Cooper's new equine-themed "blockbuster" novel Mount! (Bantam) at a star-studded bash at the Mandarin Oriental in London's Knightsbridge.
The Bookseller – 2016-09-17
Transworld has acquired an Arthurian legend novel, Lancelot: The Betrayal, from Giles Kristian.
The Bookseller – 2016-09-30
Transworld is publishing a debut by Amercian hip hop producer and "King of Snapchat" DJ Khaled, explaining the many pearls of wisdom he has posted on social media.
The Bookseller – 2016-10-01
After one week in the E-Book Ranking hinterlands—pushed all the way back to second—Paula Hawkins returned to the top spot, with The Girl on the Train earning its sixth non-consecutive number one.
The Bookseller – 2016-10-14
Transworld Publishers has acquired What Alice Knew, an addictive psychological thriller by an unagented debut author TA Cotterell.
The Bookseller – 2016-10-14
Transworld has acquired three new novels by women’s romantic fiction writer Cathy Bramley, who this week hit a milestone of 500k copies sold, across print and...
The Bookseller – 2016-10-15
Transworld has acquired an "insider's guide" to algorithms as part of a two-book deal in a pre-emptive six figure bid.
The Bookseller – 2016-10-18
Transworld has pre-empted rights to "a truly special book" titled Fierce Kingdom by Gin Phillips.
The Bookseller – 2016-10-27
Transworld is publishing Centaur, a memoir and collaboration between the former jockey Declan Murphy and debut author Ami Rao.
The Bookseller – 2016-11-01
Transworld is to publish the "extraordinary" story of neuroscientist Dr Barbara Lipska’s own brain "going awry".
The Bookseller – 2016-11-03
Transworld has acquired Robert Iger’s untitled book on leadership and management, which explores the ideas, values, and growth strategies he has developed in his 11 years as c.e.o. of media company...
The Bookseller – 2016-11-16
Transworld has acquired a story of love and loss entitled This is How I Lose You by Kate McNaughton.
The Bookseller – 2016-11-17
American thriller writer Roger Hobbs, author of Ghostman and Vanishing Games (Transworld), has died, aged 28, after an overdose.
The Bookseller – 2016-11-27
Transworld's publishing director for commercial fiction Sarah Adams and editorial director Frankie Gray have been promoted.
The Bookseller – 2016-12-02
Debut thriller The Couple Next Door by Shari Lapena (Transworld) has been named as W H Smith's Book of the Year for 2016.
The Bookseller – 2016-12-21
Transworld has bought a new novel by Anna Hope inspired by American TV series "The Affair".
The Bookseller – 2016-12-29
PRH division Transworld has said it is "deeply shocked and saddened" by the death of writer and actor Carrie Fisher.
The Bookseller – 2017-02-01
Transworld has acquired Without Fear or Favour, a personal memoir by barrister Sarah Langford.
The Bookseller – 2017-02-03
Transworld has acquired The Truth Spectrum by Hector Macdonald in a six-figure pre-empt for publication in spring 2018.
The Bookseller – 2017-02-04
Transworld is publishing Dare to Dream, a book by Izzy Judd, wife of McFly drummer Harry Judd, telling the personal story of the couple's difficult time trying for a baby and turning to IVF.
The Bookseller – 2017-02-23
Transworld has snapped up a debut thriller authored by a CIA analyst called Need to Know in a "breakneck 24 hour" pre-emptive deal.
The Bookseller – 2017-03-14
Transworld has bought UK and Commonwealth rights to In Shock by US critical care doctor Rana Awdish, an account of Awdish’s near-death experience and her transition from doctor to patient.
The Bookseller – 2017-04-05
Transworld has signed The Secret Footballer, a professional player who writes anonymously about the Premier League in his books and Guardian columns. The...
The Bookseller – 2017-04-12
Transworld is publishing American by Day, the third novel from Derek B Miller, whose first two books were published by Faber.
The Bookseller – 2017-05-04
Headline's head of marketing and digital Vicky Palmer is leaving after seven years with the company to join Transworld as deputy marketing director.
The Bookseller – 2017-05-26
Eoin McHugh, who has been publisher of Transworld Ireland since the imprint’s creation 10 years ago, is leaving the company.
The Bookseller – 2017-07-01
Transworld has acquired a "heart-breaking and uplifting" memoir, Caged Bird, by Katy Morgan-Davies, who was born into an abusive London cult and lived in captivity for three...
The Bookseller – 2017-07-06
Transworld is publishing psychological thriller The House Swap, and another as-yet-untitled novel, by Rebecca Fleet.
The Bookseller – 2017-07-06
Transworld has acquired two high-concept thrillers, Zero and Helix, by German-language author Marc Elsberg.
The Bookseller – 2017-07-27
Transworld has acquired Iranian-American author Reza Aslan’s "most personal book yet": God, A Human History.
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