- Grey Wolf: A Novel (P)
Allington's WWII-era thriller is about an attempted military coup against Stalin, in which a British secret agent battles an old friend who is now an official with the Soviet secret police.
- Setting the East Ablaze: Lenins Dream of an Empire in Asia
A real-life tale of espionage and adventure, Hopkirk's latest concerns Soviet attempts to sponsor communist revolution in Asia and the British secret agent who opposed them.
- Job Moves: November 7, 2011
Bree Ogden is the new associate agent at D4EO Literary Agency.
- Job Moves: June 4, 2012
Kirsten Hall has been promoted to managing agent at Bright Group International.
- Our Game
Le Carre's latest-which revolves around a breakaway attempt by Chechnya and a former British agent's attempt to track down his double-crossing old protege-was a PW bestseller for 13 weeks.
- North of Montana
., Smith's debut thriller presents an ambitious young FBI agent who's personal life becomes increasingly tangled with her most recent case.
- Open Road Launches Digital Distribution Service
\tOpen Road has formed a digital distribution service, Open Road Distribution, which will offer authors, agents and independent publishers the ability to digitize their entire catalogues of published books.
- Job Moves: November 17, 2010
Brianne Mulligan has been named associate agent at Movable Type Literary Group.
- Blood Moon
Set in a small Iowa town, mystery writer Gorman's latest concerns a former FBI agent hired to track a serial killer who takes little girls as his victims.
- Cold Cold Heart
A former CIA agent and an NYPD officer must stop an ex-KGB officer turned killer who mutilates young women, leaving corpses made up of sewn-together body parts.
- The Last Good German
Granger's popular series featuring world-weary secret agent Deveraux continues with this convoluted Cold War spy saga about a quest for a Japanese decoding device. ( Nov. )
- Stations of the Tide
In this highly readable, futuristic detective novel, a bureaucrat/agent tracks a bush wizard who appears to be using a restricted brand of high technology to work his magic.
- Pop Princess
Wonder Blake finds herself living every teenager's dream scenario: while singing along to her Walkman during her shift at the Dairy Queen, she is discovered by a big-time agent.
In a Book News story last week on a new memoir by former ambassador Joseph Wilson, we misidentified the agent who represented the title.
- Job Moves: April 11, 2013
\tLaney Katz Becker, previously at Markson Thoma and, before that, Folio Literary Management, has joined the New York-based literary agency Lippincott Massie McQuilkin as an agent.