- Touched by an Alien
After she manages to kill it, secret agents whisk her away and explain that these “superbeings” are humans mutated by alien parasites.
- Red Station
Harry soon figures out that the job is a sham and that those agents who decide to try to return to England wind up dead.
- Voodoo Ridge
Agent: Jill Marr, Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.
- Shades of Desire
Agent: Holly Root, Waxman Literary Agency.
- Gluck Joins Walsh at Morris
The move was another sign of new dynamism at WMA, which was rattled last fall by two major defections: author Tom Clancy and senior agent and board member Robert Gottlieb, who took a number of clients and other agents with him to his Trident Media Group.
- Act of Terror
Agent: Robin Rue, Writers House.
- How to Defend Yourself Against the IRS
An appendix provides an actual IRS agents' handbook.
- Spy Story
Neither wooden dialogue or forgettable characters can do in a plot as strong as former FBI and CIA agent Burke provides.
- The Burning Edge
Agent: AMB Literary Management.
- Assassin's Code: A Joe Ledger Novel
Agent: Sara Crowe, Harvey Klinger.
- ICM Adds More Partners
From ICM's publishing division, the new partners are agents Kris Dahl and Jennifer Joel.
- Tight Case
DEA special agent Ed Fleming knows that his job is leading to burnout.
- Green Tapped to Head Abrams Artists
Longtime literary agent Simon Green has been tapped to head the book and publishing division of Abrams Artists Agency.
- The Rivers Run Dry
Agent Harmon is transferred from Richmond to Seattle, disciplined for not following orders.
- Soft Skull: Home to First Novels
The two books, on which agent and publisher are sharing translation rights sales, are P by Andrew Lewis Conn, a Phi Beta Kappa Cornell grad, now a filmwriter, whose book is a tribute to Ulysses and shares some of its structure; and The Long Haul by Amanda Stern, an actor/pl