Deal Announcement: A (VERY) SHORT HISTORY OF LIFE ON EARTH by Henry Gee

We are thrilled to share that Dr. Henry Gee‘s latest work of nonfiction will be published by Picador in the UK, as reported in The Bookseller and Book Brunch.

Ravi Mirchandani, Editor in Chief at Picador and the book’s acquiring editor, said it is “as gripping and fascinating as watching a time-lapse film of our planet.”

The book, tentatively titled A (Very) Short History of Life on Earth: 4.6 Billion Years in 12 Pithy Chapters, is set to publish in Spring 2022.