- Book Deals: Week of July 24, 2017
Bennett was represented by his sports management company, Independent Sports & Entertainment, while Zirin did not use an agent in the deal.
- Remembering a Fallen Writer—With Her Own Book
But in 2013, her agent urged her to make the novel exclusively Abbott’s.
- Children's Starred Reviews 2018
Another push, this time from Jenny Han, led Cummins to show her dummy to Han’s agent, Emily van Beek at Folio Literary Management, who is now her agent, too.
- Fall 2018 Flying Starts: Damien Love
By the time he began querying American agents, he’d received 99 rejections.
- Fall 2018 Flying Starts: Adib Khorram
While withdrawing it from the other agents he had queried, he got two more requests for the manuscript.
- Deals: Week of July 23, 2012
Agent Linda Konner, of the Linda Konner Agency, brokered the deal.
- Before There Was Grey, There Was Rose
My agent couldn’t sell either of my two novels.
- Deals: Week of October 8, 2012
Agent Barry Goldblatt represented Myracle in the deal, and the book, yolo, is set for fall 2014.
- Deals: Week of December 5, 2011
The sale marks agent Jennifer Linnan’s first at Sanford J.
- Winter Institute: Leveraging Relationships
Novotny is also getting submissions from agents.
- Self-pubbed Title Resurrects Racist Murders
But it took him seven years to complete, resulting in an amicable split with his agent.
- Spring 2007 Flying Starts: Lizabeth Zindel
Suspecting that agents were not going to read a letter, she blasted a brief e-mail to 30 agents.
- Fall 2012 Flying Starts: Gennifer Albin
Albin’s critique partners urged her to immediately submit to other agents, and by the next day, Albin was fielding multiple requests for full versions of Crewel.
- Let's Do Lunch
The fact that Union Square Café has become a hangout for publishers, editors and agents is no accident.
- Children's Job Moves: January 2015
Heather Flaherty is joining the Bent Agency as an agent on February 1; she was previously a children's/YA scout.