- Weinstein Books Finds a Hit With Children's Series Aimed at Reluctant Readers
This summer the publisher is releasing a new series of chapter books, Secret Agents Jack & Max Stalwart by Elizabeth Singer Hunt.
- Getting the Story Out
My agent and I settled on Argo Navis, part of Perseus Books, which offers to agented authors national e-book distribution and print-on-demand paperbacks.
- Harcourt Auction Wins
America in the Middle East Harmony's John Glusman has acquired North American rights to Jim Sciutto's Against Us via agent Gail Ross.
- PW: Hot Deals
For them she is writing Real World Fitness for Teenage Girls: Fun and Innovative Ways to Getting Fit, Looking Good and Feeling Great, and agents Dean Williamson and David Vigliano of David Vigliano Associates have sold it for six figures to Diane Reverand at HarperCollins's Cliff Street imprint
- Too Much of a Good Thing?
And if you're an agent, well, take heart.
- Boom! Studios to Launch New Imprint
to free myself more to represent clients as a literary agent but also to do more directly creative things like writing and packaging new books."
- Rights Report: Week of January 27, 2014
Teresa Kietlinski of the Prospect Agency was the agent.
- A Writer Says Goodbye to the Twittersphere
One agent advised writers to pick a platform and get good at it.
- Deals: 9/28/20009
Agent Katinka Matson of Brockman Inc. brokered the deal.
- New Venues, New Look For the Jerusalem Book Fair
The events were of the highest caliber, the new venue has atmosphere and excitement, and it’s great to be surrounded by lively restaurants and bars where we could meet and talk informally.”Rena Rossner, a 2015 JIBF agent fellow, is a literary and foreign rights agent at Deborah Harris
- Deals: Week of January 2, 2012
Kensington Nabs Lawman Douglas Michaela Hamilton at Kensington closed a two-book, world rights deal with former FBI agent John Douglas and author Mark Olshaker.
- The Broad Strokes of the Hachette, HarperCollins and S&S Price-Fixing Settlement
A number of literary agents also expressed disappointment about the ruling and the settlement news.
Agent Susan Rabiner sold world rights; pub date is 2008.
- Gabriela Garcia's Poetic Multigenerational Debut
When Gay tweeted about Garcia’s work (the book was her MFA thesis), agents took notice.PJ Mark, a partner at Janklow & Nesbit, and Marya Spence, an agent there, are co-representing Garcia.
- Children's Job Moves: September 2018
Sarah Creech has been promoted to art director for Simon Pulse, from associate art director.Laurel Symonds has joined the Bent Agency as a literary agent; most recently she was associate marketing manager at Albert Whitman & Company.Lara Perkins has been promoted to agent at the Andrea Bro