- Hazelden Joins Harvard Medical School for 'The Almost Effect' Series
Sid Farrar, the executive editorial director at Hazelden Publishing, was the acquiring editor, and Linda Konner agented the deals.
- Faith and Writing Fest Gearing Up
The biannual conference brings together writers, readers, editors, agents, and publishers who are interested in the intersections of faith and writing.
- Job Moves: July 11, 2013
\tChristine LeBlond has rejoined Susan Schulman A Literary Agency as an agent.
- 2012 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Contest Winners Announced
The finalists of the contest were selected by a panel (which included literary agents, established authors and book editors), and then the winners were chosen, from among the finalists, by Amazon customers.
- TV's Russert on Fathers and Sons
It was signed for world rights by Miramax senior editor Susan Mercandetti, along with executive v-p Devereux Chatillon, from agent Bob Barnett at Williams & Connolly.
- Wise to Do FBI Spy Book
Loomis said of the acquisition, made from agent Sterling Lord at Sterling Lord Literistic: "When this case broke, David was the first person I thought of to write the story.
- Mammoth Beatles Bio on Way
The deal was signed with Mark Reiter, who represents the U.S. office of the U.K. agents Peters Fraser & Dunlop.
- Seven-Figure Killing for Slaughter
That house's senior editor, Meaghan Dowling, signed the young author to a new North American rights deal, signed just before the new year, with agent Victoria Sanders.
- George Edward Stanley, 1942-2011
., and had taught adults to write since 1965.Stanley’s longtime agent, Susan Cohen of Writers House, said, “George was the most positive person I know in publishing.
- Short Order: April 4, 2011
Wizenberg’s agent, Michael Bourret at Dystel & Goderich Literary Management, sold world, first serial, and audio rights toS&S’s Trish Todd.
- 2011 Self-Publishing Book Expo Set for October
The show will feature a forum for aspiring authors to pitch their book ideas to agents, editors, and publishers, as well as one-on-one manuscrpit evaluations, in which professional editors will sit down with authors to assess their work.
- Memory of an Ax Attack
Eric Chinski , new executive editor at Farrar, Straus & Giroux, won it after a heated three-day auction run by agent Elyse Cheney at the Sanford J.
- O'Nan, King to Follow '04 Sox
In the book, which publisher Susan Moldow (also a fan) acquired from O'Nan's agent, David Gernert, each author will contribute diary entries as they follow the Sox through their spring training, attend some games, together and separately, and review the Sox's season, whatever the
- Editor's First Novel Bought
Agent Sarah Burnes at Burnes & Clegg made the sale, for world English and audio rights.
- Now 'The Rules' Goes Online
Agent Mary Tahan at Clausen, Mays & Tahan sold world rights in the book at auction to Pocket Books senior editor Mitchell Ivers.