Sally Rooney has been awarded The 2017 Sunday Times/Peters Fraser + Dunlop Young Writer of the Year Award, in association with the University of Warwick for her fearless, sensual novel Conversations With Friends (Faber & Faber), at a special ceremony in The London Library on the evening of Thursday, 7th December.
Following the success of its four Summer Weekly newspapers, Monocle is returning to the presses to deliver a winter expedition into crisp white paper. Throughout December, Monocle – The Winter Weekly will be on newsstands each weekbringing readers a snowier, high-altitude view of the world—from gritty reports to fireside fiction reads.
The Ruppin Agency has today announced a new partnership with the Marsh Agency, to handle its translation rights. Founded in 2017 by former bookseller Jonathan Ruppin, the recently-launched agency will represent both fiction and non-fiction, with a particular focus on discovering voices underrepresented in British publishing.
Birkbeck, University of London, is calling for submissions for its 15th annual short-story anthology, The Mechanics’ Institute Review, published in September 2018.