Bigot

Bigot loses book deal

Publishers Simon and Schuster have seen the light and cancelled publication of a book by right-wing commentator Milo Yiannopoulos. Oddly enough, it had nothing ...

Baileys ends sponsorship of fiction prize

Baileys is withdrawing its sponsorship of the Women's Prize for Fiction - the award that honours the best novel of the year written in English by a female autho...

Northern Writers Awards

The Northern Writers’ Awards 2017 are open for entry until 2 February 2017. The Northern Writers’ Awards were founded by New Writing North in 2000 and have a...
Novel writing competition

Mushens and Caskie form new agency

Agents Juliet Mushens and Robert Caskie have formed their own agency: Caskie Mushens Ltd. Mushens will continue to represent a range of commercial fiction an...

Google bans staff from writing novels

Sraff employed by Google have been warned against writing novels that make any reference to the company. Internal confidentiality policies ban employees from...