- iBooks Bestsellers: Silva's 'Black Widow' Crawls to #1
Foreign Agent by Brad Thor - 9781476789378 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 7.
- 'Wings of Fire' Flying High
Encouraged by her agent, Steven Malk of Writers House, to write something about dragons, Sutherland developed Wings of Fire and created a world where dragons are the ones who fall in love and have adventures and struggle with problems.
- Spring 2017 Children's Sneak Previews
ABRAMSAbrams sews up spring with The Quilts of Gee’s Bend by Susan Goldman Rubin, a look at the close-knit group of African-American women of Gee’s Bend, Ala., famous for its quilting; Babar’s Guide to Paris by Laurent de Brunhoff, in which the Francophile elephant explores Paris on his
- Nerdcamp 2016 in Photos
To bring together likeminded creators and sharers of children’s literature, plus the occasional literary agent and publishing sales rep.
- Rights Report: Week of July 18, 2016
Jen Besser at Putnam has acquired, in a four-publisher auction, Come with Me, written by literary agent Holly M.
- Fall 2016 Children's Announcements: Publishers N-R
National Geographic KidsNatumi Takes the Lead: The True Story of an Orphan Elephant Who Finds Family by Gerry Ellis and Amy Novesky (Nov. 8, hardcover, $16.99, ISBN 978-1-4263-2561-8).
- The Return of the Children's Specialty Bookstore
There are so many amazing people in the book world—customers, authors, illustrators, publishers, editors, reps, and agents.”All-time bestsellers: Derek Landy’s Skulduggery Pleasant (HarperCollins), Andrew Smith’s Winger (S&S), Sharon Draper’s Out of My Mind (Atheneum), and Suzanne C
- Fall 2016 Children's Announcements: Publishers G-M
Gallopade InternationalSeriesBluffton Books presents Wild Things in the Classroom by Carole Marsh, illus. by Geraldine Csapek (Aug. 1, paper, $7.99, ISBN 978-0-635-12107-3), ages 5–10.
- Book Deals: Week of July 18, 2016
Wendy Lefkon and Alexis Banyon at Disney brokered the agreement with agent Emily van Beek at Folio Jr.
- Apple iBooks Category Bestsellers, July 10, 2016
Foreign Agent: Scot Harvath, Book 15 (Unabridged) by Brad Thor (Simon & Schuster Audio) 9.
- Rights Report: Week of July 12, 2016
Watt at United Agents brokered the deal.
- Q & A with Beth Revis
How did you pitch A World Without You to your agent and editor and did anything change from that initial pitch?
- iBooks Bestsellers: Kendall Ryan's Indie 'Hitched' Hits #1
Foreign Agent by Brad Thor - 9781476789378 - (AtriaEmily Bestler Books) 5.
- Lois Lenski Biography Provides Intimate Portrait of an Elusive Author
“She either destroyed the personal or didn’t put them in the archives,” Malone said, disclosing that she was able to peruse family letters and photographs after establishing a relationship with Lenski’s family.Malone’s literary agent, George Nicholson, who was also the agent for the Lois Lens
- Veronica Roth's 'Carve the Mark' to Make Global Splash
Kathleen Ortiz, director of subsidiary rights for New Leaf Literary & Media, negotiated the translation deals on behalf of Joanna Volpe, New Leaf’s president and Roth’s agent.