Jocasta Hutchinson has triumphed in a hotly-contested 11-way auction for a collection of essays by journalist and “The High Low” podcast host Pandora Sykes.
Jocasta Hamilton, publishing director of Hutchinson, acquired UK and Commonwealth rights for How Do We Know We’re Doing It Right? and Other Essays on Modern Life from Nelle Andrew at PFD. Hutchinson will publish in hardback, e-book and audio on 9 July 2020, £12.99.
“Confronting the questions at the heart of our contemporary chaos, Sykes offers insight into the world we live in, with its plethora of choice and the myriad modern anxieties”, said the PRH imprint.
Sykes a contributing editor and columnist for ELLE magazine, hosts “The High Low” podcast, which has 250,000 weekly listeners and has featured authors including Leila Slimani, Reni Eddo-Lodge and Tina Brown.