Derek Walcott (1930–2017)

It has been a huge honour to have published Derek Walcott across four decades. He was a true presence who filled the literary landscape and did so with a delicacy of touch. We have lost a giant of literature. 54 This page is a cloud between whose fraying edges a headland with mountains appears brokenly…

Faber acquires SUGAR MONEY by Jane Harris

Faber & Faber is delighted to announce the acquisition of Orange Prize-shortlisted Jane Harris’ third novel, Sugar Money. Editorial Director Angus Cargill bought UK & Commonwealth rights from Jonny Geller at Curtis Brown in a major deal. Based on a little-known true story, Sugar Money is described as a ‘heart-breaking trip into our troubled colonial past, and a stunning…

Faber announces launch of Faber Educational Editions

Faber is delighted to announce the launch of a new series of educational editions for students at GCSE, IGCSE and A Level. Each edition combines the complete text of a major curricular work with an approachable, stimulating and author-approved study guide. Henry Volans, Digital and New Business Director, comments: ‘Faber books have been studied in…