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“Our German co-agent, Sabine Pfannenstiel think Fischer was swayed by her screenwriting credentials.
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Agent, Mort Janklow.
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Frankly, before, when we did get submissions, it was New Age stuff agents couldn't sell elsewhere.”
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British agent David Godwin is also shopping a dystopian series called Bone Season that had people talking.
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So far, authors, agents, and some publishers seem to think of it another way: theft.
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Janklow & Nesbit agent P.J.
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It is true that no one writes a book alone, and I have already acknowledged the helpful suggestions and input of my agent; my other agent; her sub-agents; my three editors (acquiring editor, line editor and the editor who takes me to lunch); my manager; the tea