- Agent Albert Zuckerman to Retire
Veteran literary agent Albert Zuckerman is retiring.
- Grisebach Goes Agenting
She will represent German authors both in her own country and abroad, and foreign authors, publishers and agents in the German market (even in foreign markets, if requested).
- Agent Abner Stein Dies
Longtime agent Abner Stein died earlier this month.
- Steve Laube: Agent + Publisher
But Laube—who agents both fiction and nonfiction authors—says he maintains an affinity for both.
- Meet the Agent: Regina Brooks
She founded Serendipity in 2000 as its only agent, building her agency, as she explained, “one author, one book at a time.
- Slattery to Become Agent with Pippin
Joan Slattery will join Pippin Properties as literary agent and contracts manager, as of November 1.
- Agent Takes Up Pen
Editors who are also novelists are not unknown (Michael Korda at S&S, Star Lawrence at Norton and Joe Kanon, late of Houghton Mifflin, come to mind), but agents who take the plunge into fiction are a rarer breed.
- New House, Agent for 'Nannies'
The authors of the year's biggest surprise bestseller, The Nanny Diaries, have landed a new publisher, Random House, and a new editor, Lee Boudreaux, after being taken there by a new agent—their third in less than two years—Suzanne
- Agents to Relocate at Frankfurt in 2019
Various halls at the Frankfurt Messe will be under construction in the coming year, forcing the Frankfurt Book Fair to reconfigure where some exhibitors and participants will work when the annual event is held in October 16-20, 2019 Initially, the most impacted part of the fair will be the
- Meet the Agent: Tanya McKinnon
A master’s degree in cultural anthropology from the New School came next, then a job as a foreign scout at Mary Evans Inc., where she spent nine years working as an agent.
- Viral Issue: The Networked Agent
As an agent, one of the most exciting—and necessary—aspects of my job is discovering new talent.
- Bijur to Head Agent Group
Vicky Bijur has been named president of the Association of Authors' Representatives for 1999-2000, succeeding Jean Naggar.
- Twitter Events Connect Agents and Writers
“I knew other agents in the same boat.
- Hachette Launches Author & Agent Portal
Hachette Book Group has launched an author and agent portal, a new channel within the company's business platform, hachettebookgroup.biz.The portal will provide self-service, updated information for agents and authors, including confidential sales data, for all titles published by HBG.
- Fear Agent: Whiskey & Space Cowboys
Although rumors of a Fear Agent movie abound, Remender said he can offer no further details "without being murdered by a dozen different people."