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Scribe signs Briohny Doyle

We are thrilled to announce that we’ve signed Briohny Doyle’s first work, to be published in early 2017. Her book, which has the working title Adult Fantasy: my search for true maturity in an age of mortgages, marriages, and other adult milestones, is a lively and timely exploration of whether the current generation is … Read the rest  »

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Scribe is looking for a designer to join our small and dynamic team. The successful applicant will report to the Art Director, and work with the editorial, production, and marketing teams while being responsible for design and design administration across the whole list.

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Just Mercy wins Carla Cohen Literary Prize

Congratulations to Bryan Stevenson, whose book Just Mercy has won the Carla Cohen Literary Prize for nonfiction. The award was established last year by family and close friends of Carla Cohen, the beloved co-founder of Politics & Prose Bookstore, Washington, D.C., who died in 2010.

Just Mercy is a powerful, bold true story about t … Read the rest  »


Just Mercy wins NAACP Image Award

Congratulations to Bryan Stevenson, whose book Just Mercy has won the NAACP Image Award for Best Non-Fiction Literary Work.

Bryan Stevenson has been called ‘America’s Nelson Mandela’ by Desmond Tutu.Just Mercy is a powerful, bold true story about the potential for mercy to redeem us, and a clarion call to fix America’s broken … Read the rest  »


Scribe scribe signs writer Writer

Our publisher, Henry Rosenbloom, has acquired world rights in Pitched Battle, Larry Writer’s forthcoming book on the Springbok rugby tour of Australia in 1971. Mr Rosenbloom said, ‘The Springbok tour became a pivotal event in our political history, and Larry is the perfect author to write about it.’ Mr Writer is an … Read the rest  »


My Promised Land longlisted for JQ-Wingate Prize

Congratulations to Scribe author Ari Shavit whose history of Israel, My Promised Land, has been longlisted for the JQ-Wingate Prize.

A New York Times bestseller whose rights have sold around the world, My Promised Land previously won a National Jewish Book Award and was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and an Economist … Read the rest  »


Shortlist for the 2014 Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers announced

Scribe and Express Media are delighted to announce the shortlist for the 2014 Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers.

The shortlisted entries are:

  • ‘Birds and Knives and Not Talking About It’ by Robbie Arnott
  • ‘The Queerness of Marriage’ by Roz Bellamy
  • ‘Bleach’ by Sian Campbell
  • ‘Adult Industry’ by Sam George-Allen
  • ‘The Shadow of the … Read the rest  »

Scribe acquires local Chandler in two-book debut deal

Scribe has acquired world rights in Grunge and Dead in the Water by the auspiciously named Melbourne-based crime author Tania Chandler. Ms Chandler has studied professional writing and editing at RMIT, and her work was awarded a special commendation in the 2013 Writers Victoria Crime Writing competition. In Grunge, which will be  … Read the rest  »