- Short Takes
Norrell by British author Susanna Clarke and was bought in London by editor-in-chief Alexandra Pringle from agent Giles Gordon at Curtis Brown U.K.
- Short Takes
It's Songs of the Gorilla Nation, and Loewenthal preempted it for world rights for six figures from agent Jenny Bent at Harvey Klinger....
- 2018 National Book Awards for Young People's Literature in Photos
.): editor Rosemary Brosnan; this year’s winner, Elizabeth Acevedo; and her agent, Ammi-Joan Paquette.
- London's Calling for Foreign Pubs Who Want New Harper Lee
It's not every day that a literary agent stumbles across a property like Go Set a Watchman, the recently discovered novel by Harper Lee.
- A Weekend at the Paris Cookbook Festival
The fair brought in nearly 3,000 attendees to visit 102 booths of publishers, writers, and agents.
- Religion Book Deals: July 14, 2021
The book, agented by Rachelle Gardner of Gardner Literary, is scheduled to be published in fall 2022.Brazos also announced that Beaty has acquired world rights to Erin Jean Warde’s tentatively-titled Awakening to Sobriety, set to be released in spring 2023.
- 2012 Frankfurt Fellows Named
Ferdinand Egypt: Talal Abdalla Faisal; editor, GEBO/General Egyptian Book Organisation France: Marie-Pierre Gracedieu; editorial director (Foreign Fiction), éditions Stock Germany: Pia Götz; foreign rights manager, Ullstein Buchverlage India: Manasi Subramaniam; editor, Karadi Tales Compan
- More Russian Reads: Mysteries & Thrillers 2017
British army intelligence officer Tom Fox is sent to retrieve her.Red SkyChris Goff (Crooked Lane, June)Goff’s second Raisa Jordan thriller finds the U.S. diplomatic security service agent on a mission to northeastern Ukraine to investigate a suspicious plane crash.
- Bologna 2015: Photos from the Fair
The Bologna Book Fair opened this week to spring sunshine and plenty of activity, whether on the show floor, in the agents center, or in presentations and discussions taking place all around the fairgrounds.
Lawton Joins Books & Such Agency Wendy Lawton, an author and former president and designer of her own company, Lawton Dolls, has been hired as a literary agent.
- PW: Soul Food
Claude Choquette of Montreal Contacts, primary agent for the whole caboodle, reports that as of today there are 13 different titles for adults, plus three for youngsters in the new Chicken Soup for Little Souls series.
- Page to Screen: Stephen King's 'Dome' Headed to TV? and a Northern Island-Set Thriller
(King's literary agent is Chuck Verrill.)
- A Great Small Press Story
A movie producer options the book; a big-time agent loves it and takes it on for foreign rights.
- Page to Screen: New Sophie Kinsella and a U.K. Thriller Set in Pittsburgh
British agent Val Hoskins is working with CAA co-agent Brian Siberall on the film rights for Twenties Girl, about a just-dumped 20-something named Lara whose life is drastically changed when she's visited by her recently deceased 105-year-old Aunt Sadie.
- Folio Lit Acquires Emma Sweeney Agency
(Before ESA, Brown was at Thomas Dunne Books.)Folio has 20 literary agents and represents over 1,000 authors.