- PW: Hot Deals
Now, even before the second in the series, Casual Rex, is out (it's due next March), Karp has signed him on for two more books, via agent Barbara J.
- Viacom Merger Raises Queries About S&S's Future
That feeling was ech d in the agent community.
- Remembering a Fallen Writer—With Her Own Book
But in 2013, her agent urged her to make the novel exclusively Abbott’s.
- Children's Starred Reviews 2018
Another push, this time from Jenny Han, led Cummins to show her dummy to Han’s agent, Emily van Beek at Folio Literary Management, who is now her agent, too.
- Perusing the Papers of a Spanish-language Publishing Legend
And they detail his friendly but tense relationship with legendary literary agent Carmen Balcells.
- Keeping the Flame of Freedom Alive
“They have agents inside the printers and mess up your publishing, cause headaches and massive delays,” Jin explains.Some years earlier, it had emerged that almost all bookstores in Hong Kong were secretly owned by mainland interests.
- Fall 2018 Flying Starts: Damien Love
By the time he began querying American agents, he’d received 99 rejections.
- Fall 2018 Flying Starts: Adib Khorram
While withdrawing it from the other agents he had queried, he got two more requests for the manuscript.
- Deals: To Catch a Thief
The six-figure sale was negotiated by Jill Grinberg on behalf of Larson and Andrea Cascardi of Transatlantic Literary, who represented Nethery; both agents co-represented Dennis in the deal.
- Deals: Week of 3/28/11
Burnham acquired North American rights to both novels from agent Jean Naggar.
Courtney Hodell at FSG has acquired North American rights to Adam Phillips's More or Less from agent Amy Rennert on behalf of the U.K.'
BRANDT & HOCHMAN LITERARY AGENTS Bill Contardi has joined the firm as literary agent.
- Less Is More
Agents aren't clear on who buys what, for one thing.
- Spring 2007 Flying Starts: Lizabeth Zindel
Suspecting that agents were not going to read a letter, she blasted a brief e-mail to 30 agents.
- Fall 2012 Flying Starts: Gennifer Albin
Albin’s critique partners urged her to immediately submit to other agents, and by the next day, Albin was fielding multiple requests for full versions of Crewel.