- PubMatch, The International Rights Service, Inks Deal with Lee's Literary Agency
With PubMatch, there will be a place where a French agent can sell a French title to a Polish agent and have that transaction recorded and open to the PubMatch community.”
, which Springboard's Karen Murgolo has acquired in a world rights deal, at auction from lawyer and literary agent Karen Gantz Zahler (who recently handled Alec Baldwin's book deal).
- Culinary Memories
\tJP: No, I haven't, and to tell you the truth I've never had an agent before.
- Book Fair Directors Say Live Shows Must Go On
Plus, book fairs around the world are a strong engine for the international literary economy.Every year, more than a hundred Nordic and international agents participate in the Book Fair in Gothenburg, and a few thousand exhibitors from around 100 countries attend Frankfurter Buchmesse.
- Forward into Fall: True Crime
Customs special agent chronicles official corruption, mass murders and government wrongdoing.
- PW Talks to Global Kids Connect Speaker Ginger Clark
Agents are still going to have to get on a plane once or twice a year and see their co-agents and their favorite editors in order to maintain those relationships.
Agent Andrew Blauner made the sale.
- Writers Orgs Form #DisneyMustPay Joint Task Force
We urge all authors to review their statements to make certain they are in order.”A Disney Company representative, responding to PW, said that the company "continues to work directly with agents and authors to resolve any issues or any outstanding payments."
- Stop the Presses?
Much was said about the way agents and publishers and readers fall inexplicably in love with books.
- Stet the Edit
But the whole brouhaha—Fisketjon absolutely opposes the republication; Gallagher has traded in famously tough agent Binky Urban for famously tough agent Andrew Wylie, who told the Times there is a lot of interest in the restored stories—raises a question as old as Gutenberg: what does an editor
- Brave New Blood at Holt
The proof: even some agents are understanding the tradeoff between lower advances/royalties and potentially higher sales.
- Mystery Notes
- Random House, Penguin May Merge
As one agent boiled it down: "Fewer publishers to submit to, lower advances."
- Book Deals: Week of August 19, 2013
Agent Anna Stein at Aitken Alexander Associates represented Jang in the deal.
- Midlist Author Tries Hybrid Self-Publishing
“I would prefer to have a major mainstream publisher and agent,” says Katz.