Weidenfeld & Nicolson was awarded Imprint of the Year at The Bookseller Industry Awards 2015. One of the most prestigious and dynamic literary imprints in British and international publishing, we pride ourselves on bringing provocative, award-winning and lasting works of fiction and non-fiction to a popular audience, and specialising in beautifully produced books, exceptional writing and new ideas.
Fiction W&N publishes the widest possible range of literary fiction including prize-winners, global bestsellers and literature in translation. Successes include: Gillian Flynn’s phenomenon Gone Girl, Téa Obreht’s Orange Prize-winner The Tiger’s Wife, Carlos Ruiz Zafón’s The Shadow of the Wind, Jostein Gaarder’s Sophie’s World, Vikram Seth’s A Suitable Boy and Salmon Fishing in the Yemen by Paul Torday.
Non-Fiction The W&N non-fiction range covers current affairs, history, biography, memoir, music and sport, and our authors include: Danny Baker, Antony Beevor, Judi Dench, Chris Evans, Antonia Fraser, A. A. Gill, Richard Hammond, Roy Keane & Roddy Doyle, Henry Marsh, Helen Mirren, Simon Sebag Montefiore, Michael Palin, Keith Richards, Julie Walters, Jennifer Worth and Malala Yousafzai. Our beautifully illustrated cookery list includes Michel Roux Jr, Rose Prince, Dhruv Baker and bestseller after bestseller from the Hairy Bikers.