- That Thing about Bollywood
Agent: Kathleen Rushall, Andrea Brown Literary.
- Honorée Fanonne Jeffers Breaks the Mold with Her Debut Novel
The magazine sent the finalists’ work to a number of agents, and Sarah Burnes at the Gernert Company made Jeffers an offer of representation.
- Anthony Doerr Knows the Power of the Book
“Wendy Weil was my original agent,” he says.
- The Tightening Dark: An American Hostage in Yemen
Agent: Elise Capron, Sandra Dijkstra Literary.
- Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption, and Hollywood
Agents: Gloria Hinojosa, Amsel, Eisenstadt, Frazier & Hinojosa; Albert Lee, United Talent Agency.
- Conquering Jerusalem
Agent: Richard Curtis, Richard Curtis Assoc.
- In Conversation: J. Albert Mann and Lisa Yoskowitz
Lisa Yoskowitz: Yes, it felt like fate delivered this manuscript to my inbox—though really, it was your agent, Kerry Sparks :) Mann: When I first sent the novel to Kerry, the title was different (Missing Minnesota), but the premise was the same.
- Sympathy for the Devil: PW Talks with Ed Brubaker
A grizzled former-undercover FBI agent, Ethan Reckless spends his days surfing, laying low in a condemned movie theater and (somewhat reluctantly) working as a for-hire private detective.
- Lessons Learned from a Unique Publishing Journey
Sometime during the weeks that followed, while I waited to receive an editorial letter, my agent called me unexpectedly.
- Children's Job Moves: April 2021
Erin Farley has been promoted to design assistant, from art department coordinator.Miranda Paul has been promoted to agent at Erin Murphy Literary Agency, from associate agent.Sarah Yung has been promoted to assistant editor in PW's children's book department; she was previously editorial assistant.J
- License to Parent: How My Career as a Spy Helped Me Raise Resourceful, Security-Conscious Kids
Agent: Howard Yoon, Ross Yoon Agency.
- The Family Plot
Agent: Sharon Pelletier, Dystel, Goderich & Bourret.
- The Warlord (Original)
Agent: Deidre Knight, the Knight Agency (Apr.)
- Sweet Bliss
Agent: Liza Fleissig, Liza Royce Agency.
- Both Can Be True
Agent: John Cusick, Folio Jr.