- Literary Organization Pairs Seasoned Editors with Diverse Writers
Johnson is currently querying agents, which she describes as "a long process."
- Fall 2019 Announcements: History
Crown, Oct. 8, $28, ISBN 978-0-451-49862-5Abbott tells the wild true tale of Prohibition-era bootlegger George Remus and his shocking downfall at the hands of a federal agent who was having an affair with his wife.Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists
- Fall 2019 Announcements: Art, Architecture & Photography
Fashion, the future, and bringing overdue credit to overlooked artists are big themes in the upcoming season.Top 10Avedon AdvertisingRichard Avedon et al.
- Fall 2019 Announcements: Mysteries & Thrillers
Minotaur, Aug. 6, $26.99, ISBN 978-1-250-29394-7A former FBI agent who lost a leg, an arm, and an eye in a shoot-out has a mathematical ability to read crime scenes.
- Fall 2019 Announcements: Romance & Erotica
Art imitates life: royal weddings and babies in England have sparked glitzy royal romances.
- Book Deals: Week of June 24, 2019
HCI began in the late 1970s as a publisher that targeted those working in the field of addiction recovery.Given the current opioid addiction crisis, Stout’s agent, Lane Heymont at the Tobias Literary Agency, said that this story is more urgent than ever.
- New Titles from Self-Publishers: June 2019
Booksellers, publishers, librarians, and agents are encouraged to look at the 94 self-published titles below.
- A Doctor Livingstone Novel, I Presume?
(at Janklow & Nesbit and WME), adding that when those agents left their agencies, Gappah said to Simonoff, “Why don’t you just be my agent?
- Off Our Backs: Backlist Backbones 2019
Pipher and Sara Gilliam, her daughter, have revised and expanded the book to reflect the impact of social media and new issues of isolation.Jake Morrissey, editor at Riverhead, says just as the book showed the pitfalls faced by girls in the 1990s, this iteration will help many of those girls
- Q & A with Tui T. Sutherland
My agent said to me, “Have you thought about a fantasy series where the dragons are all the main characters?”
- The On-Sale Calendar: September 2019
September 3Cold Storage by David Koepp (Ecco, $27.99; ISBN 978-0-06-291643-3). 500,000 copies.
- BookCon 2019 in Photos
.): author David Henry Sterry, Just Us Books co-founder Cheryl Willis Hudson, winner Alexis Ferguson, and literary agent Arielle Eckstut.Cosplaying fans meet author Brigid Kemmerer, who was signing her new novel, A Curse So Dark and Lonely (Bloomsbury).
- TaleFlick Opens Adaptation Marketplace
“We're not an agent and we're not a publisher.
- Rocking the Casbah at BookExpo 2019's Publishing Parties
It’s always wonderful to see the stars of publishing—writers, editors, booksellers, agents, publicists, reporters, and everyone else who makes this business work—getting together and getting down.
- ALA Annual Division Watch
., partnered with ninth through 12th-grade English and history teachers and the principal in an effort to help students become agents of change.