Our author Joe Hammond dies, aged 50

2nd December 2019

Our beloved author, Joe Hammond, died peacefully at home on Saturday. It was an honour to represent him at our agency. He was a remarkable man with an extraordinary memoir. Our condolences are with his family.

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Carnegie Awards Shortlist Announced 2020 - Yasmin Rahman + Sharna Jackson + Kiran Millwood Hargrave + Angie Thomas

5th November 2019

Congratulations to Yasmin Rahman, Sharna Jackson, Kiran Millwood Hargrave, and Angie Thomas. These fabulous authors have been shortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal.

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Nat Luurtsema shortlisted for the V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize 2019

5th November 2019

Congratulations to Nat Luurtsema - her short story ‘Howling Pack of Undesirables’ is shortlisted for the V.S. Pritchett Short Story Prize (20th Anniversary).

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THE DEATHLESS GIRLS by Kiran Millwood Hargrave shortlisted for Foyles Children and YA Book of the Year 2019

5th November 2019

Congratulations to Kiran - her book The Deathless Girls is shortlisted for The Foyles Children’s AND YA Book of The Year 2019.

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Rutger Bregman HUMANKIND (De meeste mensen deugen) Dutch Bestseller List at #1

29th October 2019

Congratulations to Rutger Bregman, who released his book De meeste mensen deugen on 9th September 2019. This book has been on the #1 Dutch bestseller list ever since.

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Henry Porter wins the Wilbur Smith Adventure Novel Prize

13th September 2019

We are pleased to announce that our author, Henry Porter, is the winner of the 2019 Wilbur Smith Adventure Writing Prize for Best Published Novel for his book Firefly (Quercus).

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Lyra McKee

Faber to Publish Lyra McKee Anthology to Mark the First Anniversary of her Death

12th September 2019

Faber & Faber will publish an anthology of Lyra McKee’s work to mark the first anniversary of the journalist’s murder. The book Lyra McKee: Lost, Found, Remembered will be published on April 2nd 2020.

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The Short History of Falling by Joe Hammond

Joe Hammond - his book The Short History of Falling features on BBC Breakfast, The Times, and more!

29th August 2019

There has been some fantastic coverage of Joe Hammond’s book The Short History of Falling: Everything I observed about Love Whilst Dying.

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Carrie Gracie longlisted for FT Business Book of the Year

21st August 2019

Carrie Gracie’s upcoming book EQUAL: A story of women, men and money has been selected for the longlist of the Financial Times Business Book the Year 2019.

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Olivia Laing Wins James Tait Black 2019 Prize for Fiction

19th August 2019

Olivia Laing has been awarded the James Tait Black Prize for her novel, Crudo, alongside Lindsey Hilsum, who was awarded the non-fiction prize for her biography of Marie Colvin.

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