Authors Marian Keyes, Janet Ellis, Yomi Adegoke and Emma Kennedy will help to judge the 2020 Comedy Women in Print Prize (CWIP), which this year will feature a new category for humorous graphic novels.
Sydney chef Josh Niland and "Chef’s Table" presenter Musa Dağdeviren were among those honoured at the André Simon Food & Drink Book Awards, which saw publisher Hardie Grant Books triumph with two awards.
Welbeck has won the five-publisher auction for Finnish crime writer Max Seeck’s global sensation The Witch Hunter and its sequel.
Quercus Books has signed Nydia Hetherington's "spellbinding" début, A Girl Made of Air.
Sheila Newberry, author of 24 novels, has died at the age of 88, her publisher has announced.