- Hanover on Rekindling Old Passions
Hanover, who is a journalist and TV hostess as well as a former actress, was glad to tell her own story, and that of a number of people she interviewed for the book, and a deal was signed for North American rights with agent Fredrica Friedman.
- Dallek Takes on Dick & Henry
Tim Duggan at HarperCollins bought world rights from agent John Wright in a book that will lean heavily on voluminous papers and tapes on Nixon just emerging from the National Archives and a similar bounty of Kissinger material that the Archives obtained from the Library of Congress.
- Long Auction for Luxury Book
Agent Todd Shuster at Zachary Shuster Harmsworth said the auction took so long because it was interrupted in the middle by the BEA show.
- WWII Vet's Stories Sold
Agent Nat Sobel of Sobel Weber Associates, who made the U.S. rights sale, said the price, which was undisclosed, set a record at the agency for a first story collection which is also by its oldest author to publish a first book.
- Marilyn E. Marlow
Literary agent Marilyn E.
- Another Side of Steinke
A pair of books, nonfiction and fiction, that dwell on matters of religious faith, seem like an unlikely creation for Darcey Steinke, author of such outré works as Suicide Blonde and Jesus Saves, but that's what her agent, W
- Sardonic in the Suburbs
Agent David Kuhn at Kuhn Projects likens Falanga to a mix of Dave Barry and Larry David who brings out the sometimes poignant, often absurd aspects of the well-to-do suburban life.
- Another Look at Thomas
Agent Andrew Blauner kept foreign, first serial and movie rights.
- The Cost of Regime Change
The book was bought at auction from agent Nancy Love, for publication in spring 2006.
- Thomas Nelson Announces New Billy Graham Book
Graham did not use an agent in the deal.
- Twelve Releasing Three Out-of-Print Hitchens Books In Build-Up to Author's Posthumous Memoir
The deal for the backlist titles was done with agent Steve Wasserman at Kneerim & Williams, and Twelve took North American rights to the books.
- Canfield's 'Success' Book for HC
It is a world rights deal, made with agent Bonnie Solow at Solow Literary Enterprises in L.A., and Harper will publish the book worldwide in English in January 2005.
- A Memoir by Mel
He bought world English rights from agent Dan Strone at Trident Media Group and plans to publish in 2004.
- An Aliens Novel from Strieber
The Grays is described as an epic story of a struggle for control of our planet between the enigmatic space visitors and earth's inhabitants; it was sold at auction by agent Russ Galen at Scovil Chichak Galen.
- NBCC Winner on Poets' Friendship
Viking Penguin senior editor Paul Slovak bought North American rights in Sisman's new work from agent Andrew Wylie and hopes to publish in 2005.