- Book Deals: Week of February 24, 2014
There was no agent in the deal.
- Hot Deals
He will work with AMG head J l Gotler for the next year, he said, "consulting on publishing strategy--I have no intention of becoming a movie agent."
- PW: Hot Deals
This time around, the agent is marketing his new thriller, Ganin's Pit, overseas first.
- Web Watch
AGENT OR PUBLISHER?
- The Great American Query Letter
(My favorite is the agent who writes: “I respond only to query letters addressed to me.”
- Robert Gottlieb
Publishers and agents are still trying to parse who owns which rights, and, of course, Gottlieb's attitude hasn't changed.
- Hot Deals
The quarter-million-dollar deal, for U.S. and translation rights, was made with Toronto agent Denise Bukowski....
- The Great Ether Grab
Agents have added their own fuel.
Agent Stuart Krichevsky sold world rights.
Agent Rosalie Siegel sold world rights.
- Man Against Nature: The Next Hot Genre?
"Some people are saying that adventure narrative is the next memoir," Krichevksy, agent to Junger, told PW.
- Can E-mails Be Binding in Publishing Deals?
Since the audio house did not have a signed contract from the agent for the audiobook, even after it was put on sale, the agent pressed for the title to be pulled from circulation.
- PW: Buying, Selling Rights At GoodStory.com
"We've also been meeting with publishing houses, agents and studios, and we're getting a good response."
- The Power of a Rave Review
“Several agents asked to see the manuscript, and within a week of sending it out, I had more than one offer of representation...I think the Critic’s Report might be what helped me finally garner the interest of agents,” Rubin said.
- PW: Religion Publishers Have Active AAR/SBL Meeting
Coogan said that before he had an agent, he thought he was carefully negotiating his own deals.