- Short Takes
CAA's Sally Wilcox made the deal on behalf of literary agent Wendy Weil.
- Short Takes
It was Beverly Horowitz, publisher of the Bantam, Delacorte and Dell imprints of RH Children's Books, who made the hard/soft deal for Delacorte/Dell with agent Meg Ruley at Jane Rotrosen.
- Short Takes
Pam Krauss got world English rights in a book called Eat It Raw by supermodel Carol Alt, about the benefits of extreme vegetarianism; Laura Dail was the agent.
- PW: Hot Deals: A Michael Connelly Movie Soon?
On the basis of just a 37-page proposal, Renaissance agent J l Gotler, working on behalf of Connelly's agent, Philip G.
- Religion News Briefs: July 8, 2020
The finalists, listed alphabetically, are: editors Jocelyn Bailey, Kelsey Bowen, and Robin Patchen; agents Linda Glaz, Tamela Hancock Murray, and Cynthia Ruchti; mentors Chautona Havig, Lisa Jordan, and KyLee Woodley.
- James King Wins Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award
He found out about the contest through a literary agent’s Web site and said, “I thought at least it would be a great opportunity to get some reviews.”
- Frankfurt Book Fair: Trident's Gottlieb Charges European Publishers with Collusion
At least one American agent thinks so.
- Bologna Confirms 2018 NYC Rights Show
At the Bologna Children’s Book Fair today, BolognaFiere, the organizer of the event as well as 75 other trade shows around the world, announced plans to start a new trade show focused on rights and licensing in New York City in spring 2018.According to BolognaFiere, the aim of the show is
- Global Kids Connect: A Star-Studded Party
Capping the conference was a party for PW’s just-published Children’s Starred Reviews Issue; many local authors and illustrators whose books were featured in that issue were in attendance, along with many publishers and agents.
- Ask the Editor: When to Stop Revising
If she thinks it’s ready to send to your agent, or to send out to prospective agents, then it probably is.If you have a question for the editor, please email Betty Sargent.Betty Kelly Sargent is the founder and CEO of BookWorks.
- AlAmmar's 'Pact' to Borough Press Following Open Call for Muslim Authors
This month, a writer who secured an agent through that call has now signed a book deal.The U.K.'
- Book Deals: Week of August 11, 2014
Maria Modugno at Random House, and Tara Walker at Canada’s Tundra Books, bought the title at auction, in a two-book deal, from agent Kirsten Hall at Catbird Productions.
- Lepucki Sells Sophomore Novel to Crown
According to Lepucki's agent, Erin Hosier at Dunow, Carlson & Lerner, overall sales for the book currently total just under 75,000 copies.
- Little City Books to Open in Hoboken
And she knows the store will have a large children’s section, including YA, which Morgen agents.
- Frankfurt Updates Hall Plan, Adds Audiobook Focus
The most important change this year is the fair's decision to move the Literary Agents & Scouts Centre (LitAg) from Hall 6 to the Festhalle, where it will reside at least through 2020.