- Gallery Signs Kim Harrison For New Series
The trilogy will be set in a "futuristic" Detroit, according to the publisher, and introduces Peri Reed, a "brilliant, sexy and intrepid special task agent at the top of her field."
- Thomas Nelson Announces New Billy Graham Book
Graham did not use an agent in the deal.
- Twelve Releasing Three Out-of-Print Hitchens Books In Build-Up to Author's Posthumous Memoir
The deal for the backlist titles was done with agent Steve Wasserman at Kneerim & Williams, and Twelve took North American rights to the books.
- Ecco Signs Indian Cookbook from D.C. Eatery, Rasika
HarperCollins's Dan Halpern and Gabriella Doob worked with literary agent Joy Tutela of David Black Literary Agency secured rights to the book.
- Andrew Nurnberg Opening Warsaw Office
London-based literary agency Andrew Nurnberg Associates has announced that it will be opening a new office in Warsaw, to be run by Marcin Biegaj, currently senior agent and sales director at the Graal Literary Agency.
- A Novel You Can't Refuse
Lucas saw it early enough to take a "powerful position," sufficient to wrest world rights to the novel from agents Joel Gotler and the recently joined Noah Lukeman at AMG/Renaissance.
- PW: Pinsky and Weisbach
Weisbach negotiated the deal with Pinsky's new agent, Jill Kneerim of the Boston-based Palmer &Dodge.Back To News ---> Search | Bestsellers
- Metallica Puts Out the Word
It was a deal for world and serial rights, signed with agent Lydia Wills at Writers and Artists International, which also represents its members for personal appearances.
- The War on Privacy
She took North American and first serial rights to No Place to Hide: Technology, Surveillance and America's War on Terror from agent Amy Rennert and plans to publish next year.
- Ehrenreich Stays at Holt
Her Metropolitan Books editor, Sarah Bershtel, signed for North American rights with agent Kris Dahl at ICM, and plans to publish next fall.
- A Time for Sequels
Again her editor is Warner's Jamie Raab, who bought this time from a new agent for Tademy, Kim Witherspoon at Inkwell Management; the deal was for world rights, with pub planned for summer 2006.
- Saga of Unlikely Tennis Pair
Davis bought world rights to the story from agent Andrew Blauner.
- Two-Book Deal for Zoetrope Discovery
Gabriel Brownstein, who is a professor at the Stony Brook campus of the State University of New York, is about to achieve publication via a classic route: a story of his in Zoetrope was spotted by agent Paul Cirone at the Aaron P
- 'Good in Bed' Author Even Better
Hendricks signed Weiner to another two-book deal for world English rights, worth well into seven figures, with agent Joanna Pulcini.
- Book by a Booklover
The buyer was Shaye Areheart at Crown, just named to head Harmony Books, and the agent was Sarah Burnes at Burnes & Clegg, who said of the book, it's "part memoir, part parenting, part inspiration—and wholly Carl."