- America's First Godfather: A Conversation with Mike Dash
Secret Service Agent William Flynn estimated Morello had at least 60 men killed in the course of his career.What debt does today's real and fictional mob owe to Morello?
- Obituary: Constance C. Greene
With encouragement from the group’s instructor, Greene wrote to Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Phyllis McGinley—a family friend—asking if she might recommend a literary agent.
- BEA 2012: Panting Over a Tea Bag?
He set to writing and two days later passed the idea by his agent, Brandi Bowles at Foundry Literary.
- LBF vs. the Volcano: Fair Planners Say Show Will Go On
British agent Carole Blake, of Blake Friedmann, said that, even within Europe, attendees are having a hard time coming up with alternative transportation to the show.
- BEA 2014: Firecrackers Are Back
The new awards will be judged by a panel of writers, editors, booksellers, and agents.
- Short Takes
Agent Jane Dystel made the world rights deal, just before publication of the author's latest, A Thread of Grace ....
Caroline White at Penguin got North American rights from agent AmyRennert.
- Live from Frankfurt: Frankfurt Buzzing on New and Familiar Names
Little, Brown publisher Michael Pietsch says agents have--even more so than in previous years--created excitement at the fair by holding back their best stuff until the two weeks directly preceding the fair.
- At 20, FIL Continues to Evolve
This year's Rights Center featured 50 tables, compared to 42 last year, and 106 literary agents and rights personnel, about the same as 2005.
- 'The Silence of the Lambs' Sequel Comes June 8
Lecter's stunning escape from the authorities, the climax of the earlier book, as one of his earlier victims uses FBI agent Clarice Starling, also featured in Silence, as bait to draw the doctor out in the open to wreak revenge.
- BookExpo 2019: Holly M. McGhee Adds Dimension to Listening
Is your head awhirl at BookExpo as you juggle your author and literary agent personas?
- Apple Books Bestsellers: Oprah Powers 'Water Dancer' to #2
Lethal Agent by Kyle Mills and Vince Flynn - 9781501190643 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 2.
- Hollywood Ending: PW Talks with Alison Sweeney
The process is very different now that I have an agent and a publisher, now I have people to answer to.
- Crowded Conference for Christian Fiction Writers
Agent Chip MacGregor of MacGregor Literary had a full schedule teaching and meeting authors.
- Paying a Horrible Price
When the old KGB was following a suspected CIA agent in Moscow, you'd have at least 20 agents.