- Fall 2017 Announcements: Essays & Literary Criticism
Morris’s literary agent for 20 years has not written a conventional biography, but rather an appreciation of her remarkable work and life, published to coincide with her 90th birthday.Crusoe’s Island: A Rich and Curious History of Pirates, Castaways and Madness by Andrew Lambert (Sept. 11,
- The Trick with Writing Myth Into Thrillers
Because myths need monsters, I knew that the protagonists would be modern-day monster hunters: FBI agents.
- Book Deals: Week of June 26, 2017
Force did not use an agent in the deal.Da Capo Takes Bolger’s ‘War’ Robert Pigeon at Da Capo took world rights, in a preempt, to Daniel P.
- Fall 2017 Announcements: SF, Fantasy & Horror
A bizarre kidnapping case in the Chicago suburbs leads FBI Special Agent Jasper Wilde to confront an ancient evil.Jade CityFonda Lee.
- PRH Closing the Blue Rider Imprint
McIntosh also noted she is talking to agents and authors affected by the move with the goal of “ensur[ing} the most beneficial future for each title.”
- Religion Book Deals: June 2017
The second book, tentatively titled Change Your Mind, Change Your World, is slated for April 2019.Literary Agent Lands at RWWLiterary agent D.
- How a Small Press Landed a Big Fish in Naomi Klein
(Without an agent, Klein wound up negotiating the deal on her own, which marked another first for her.)To keep the book on track, the three publishers involved--in the U.S, Canada and the U.K.
- Chicago Review Press Acquires Bright Ring’s Art Activity Series
Kohl will continue her work as a parent educator, author, literary agent, and education and publishing consultant.
- Murder in East Germany: PW Talks with David Young
The feedback to my agents seems to be that they don’t trust an Englishman writing about a difficult time in their history.
- Book Deals: Week of June 19, 2017
Agent Jacques de Spoelberch, who has an eponymous shingle and represented Varese, said the book is based on an actual photographer named William Mumler who worked in Boston and New York before, and after, the Civil War.
- In Memoirs, Religious Writers Tell of Faith Lost and Found
Humans are fascinated by other humans, and that means that the stories people tell of their own lives are enduringly popular.
- Q & A with Mackenzi Lee
I signed with her four or five years ago a new agent.
- Licensing Expo Shows Deep Bond Between Books and Tie-Ins
These were primarily exhibited by licensing agents and by the many entertainment studios and producers that are currently creating book-based entertainment.A handful of publishers also had stands.
- Percival Everett Works Through Ideas...with Fiction
“I don’t share my work with anyone, except my agent,” Everett says.
- Book Deals: Week of June 12, 2017
The authors did not use an agent in the deal, and the book is slated for fall 2018.Patty Rice at Andrews McMeel nabbed world English rights to the debut by web cartoonist Catana Chetwynd, Little Moments of Love: A Catana Comics Collection.