- Zettersten to Retire from Hachette Nashville
“I am profoundly grateful to my Hachette colleagues and to the wonderful authors and agents with whom I have worked,” Zettersten said.
- Harper Perennial Unveils New Series
Movable Type agent Jason Ashlock subagented the North American reprint rights deal on behalf of Michael Carlisle at InkWell, who handles the White family's estate.
- Junior Football Forecaster
He also acts as his own agent; Tavani bought rights to this year's forecast, as well as the years ahead, direct from Benoit (with some advice from Dad).
- Author "Audition" Paid Off
They were so impressed with what they heard that Wachtel had a word with Howard later, then called agent Dorian Karchmar at Barbara Lowenstein Associates the very next day to express her interest.
- Handling Our Fears
LB executive editor Geoff Shandler and LB consulting editor William Phillips, de Becker's editor on his previous LB book, jointly bought North American rights from agent Kathy Robbins.
- PW: 'Die Broke,' Now 'Live Rich'
- New Homes for Romance Writers
NAL had been after Dawson for some time, said agent Denise Marcil, and Kara Welsh, publisher of its new Eclipse imprint, and editor Laura Cifelli, made what turned out to be an irresistible offer to take her away from Pocket Books.
- PW: Hot Deals: Another NPR Book Deal
Agent Jimmy Vines conducted the three-publisher auction.Back To News ---> Search | Bestsellers | News | Features | Children's Books |
- New Author Initiatives Set
Speakers scheduled to appear are Mark Victor Hansen, co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul series; literary agent Jillian Manus; author Robert Allen; and Rick Frishman, president of the book publicity firm Planned Television Arts.
- Another Afghan Veil
She has been writing her book since her escape, and her Paris agent, Susanna Lea, has already sold rights in the U.K., Germany, Holland, Greece and Portugal.
- Night Job: Drag Queen
She was bowled over, and immediately got in touch with Purcell's agent, Andy McNichol at William Morris, to buy world rights.
- AAR Position on Ethical Conduct of Members
Goodman: "The AAR has a standing Ethics Committee that reviews allegations of unethical conduct against member agents.
- Hot Deals: Casting Those Stones
They were brought together by agent Peter Miller, who originally had in mind a collaboration on a book about women who betray their lovers, including some of the women in Bill Clinton's life.
- The Old Frankfurt Way
Occasionally, in the words of London agent Darley Anderson, it's still possible to make "a good, old-fashioned Frankfurt deal—pre-scouts, pre-e-mail," like the one he made over ice cream at the Simon & Schuster stand w
- PW: Hot Deals: Current With Osnos
Owen Laster at William Morris was the agent.