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  • Claire Messud Moves to Norton

    Claire Messud, author of books including 'The Emperor’s Children' and 'The Woman Upstairs,' has moved to W. W. Norton & Company in a two-book deal.

  • Book Deals: Week of November 21, 2016

    Louisa Moore, the pseudonym of Louise Marley, sells a novel to Redhook; Nancy Miller buys a Joyce Maynard memoir for Bloomsbury; Jackie Martling sells a memoir to Post Hill Press; and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of November 14, 2016

    Adrienne Sharp sells her latest to Harper, Tor Teen preempts a debut fantasy series, Monica McCarty gets six figures from Berkley, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of November 7, 2016

    'Wicked' scribe Gregory Maguire sells a new novel; an 'Esquire' editor moves her memoir; Matisyahu takes his life story to Da Capo; and more.

  • Book Deals: Week of October 31, 2016

    Bloomsbury lands a bin Laden book, Blood Journals series author Tessa Gratton sells a standalone YA, Dawn Davis nabs one by a Tony winner, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of October 24, 2016

    Flatiron nabs two YA novels, one for six figures; B.A. Paris re-ups at St. Martin’s Press; Sherrilyn Kenyon takes a new series to Tor; and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Frankfurt Book Fair 2016: Two Fantasy Debuts Nabbed in Major Deals

    Two fantasy series—one YA, and one adult—that sold in high six figure deals just before the Frankfurt Book Fair are drawing notice from foreign houses.

  • Book Deals: Week of October 17, 2016

    A Bachelor producer and social media star sells a self-help book, a New York magazine editor lands a deal at Portfolio, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of October 10, 2016

    David Hajdu sells a novel to Norton; Berkley brings Susan Meissner into hardcover; HarperTeen nabs duology by Testing trilogy author Joelle Charbonneau; and more.

  • Book Deals: Week of October 3, 2016

    Penguin Press buys the sophomore novel by Massachusetts Book Award–winner Celeste Ng, the creator of Origami Yoga lands a picture book deal at Abrams, Irish author Liz Nugent sells two books to Gallery, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Veteran Editor Sells Debut for Rumored Seven Figures

    In another major deal in the run-up to next month's Frankfurt Book Fair, an industry insider has sold his first novel, a work of psychological suspense called 'The Woman in the Window,' for a rumored seven figures.

  • Book Deals: Week of September 26, 2016

    NBA finalist Jason Reynolds inks a superhero pact at Marvel Press, Saga Press signs debut author Rebecca Roanhorse to a two-book deal, and more in this week's notable book deals.

  • Book Deals: Week of September 19, 2016

    Nation Books signs a memoir from Black Lives Matter activist Darnell Moore; a 'Boston Globe' columnist sells a debut YA novel to HMH; Derek Jeter’s imprint strikes a deal with Arun Gandhi; and more.

  • Skyhorse Signs New Goodkind Thriller

    Goodkind, whose primary American publisher is Tor, signed with Skyhorse, in part, because the indie press promised it could publish 'NEST' before the holidays, on November 15.

  • Book Deals: Week of September 12, 2016

    Nick Cannon, director and star of the forthcoming film 'King of the Dancehall,' sells a tie-in novel to St. Martin’s; Bloomsbury USA picks up two titles from Booker finalist Deborah Levy; and more.

  • The Making of 'The Making of Donald Trump'

    Over a frenzied 27 days, investigative reporter David Cay Johnston put together what would become 'The Making of Donald Trump,' which Melville House published in August.

  • Book Deals: Week of September 5, 2016

    In this week's column Tilar Mazzeo sells a nonfiction book about Alexander Hamilton's wife; Katherine Tegen Welcomes Cole’s ‘Daughter’; Klam Offers Her ‘Sisters’ to Riverhead; and more.

  • Book Deals: Week of August 29, 2016

    Norton lands Man Booker nominee Madeleine Thien; Beth Ferry's 'Scarecrow' lands at HarperCollins; and more.

  • William Morris Endeavor Acquires RWSG

    William Morris Endeavor has acquired the L.A.-based boutique literary agency Rabineau Wachter Sanford & Gillett (RWSG). Through the deal, principal RWSG agents, Sylvie Rabineau and Jill Holwager Gillett, will join WME's Book to Film/TV division as co-heads.

  • Book Deals: Week of August 22, 2016

    Viking Children’s nabs the latest by Sarah Dessen; Megan Miranda sells an adult psychological thriller for six figures; Robert Repino closes on the follow-up to Mort(e), his celebrated SF novel; and more in this week's notable book deals.

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