- D&Q Grabs New Lynda Barry Title
The multiyear deal is for world rights and was negotiated by agent Liz Darhansoff.
- Big Warner Deal for Christian Author
This was also a world-rights deal, for a major six figures, signed with agent Richard Pine at Arthur Pine Associates.
- PW: Bart Gets 'Gross' for SMP; 'Power Play' to Come
Editor-in-chief Bob Wallace acquired the book from agent Kathy Robbins.
- 'War and Peace': The Facts
The joint bid by Wolf and Simon Winder in London was a "significant" six-figure one for world English rights, to agent Natasha Fairweather of A.P.
- Shambhala Names New Publisher
"Authors, agents, booksellers, librarians, and the media will quickly see her innovative and highly engaged approach,” he said.Shambhala Publications, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, is based in Boulder, Colo.
- Harlequin to Expand Love Inspired Imprint
Love Inspired, Harlequin’s inspirational romance imprint, is launching a trade paperback fiction publishing program in spring 2021 that will feature additional inspirational content.The Love Inspired trade paperback line is currently accepting original, agented manuscripts of 80,000-100,000 words that fall within
- E-Reads Acquires Brian Aldiss Backlist
Douglas at E-Reads brokered the deal with agent Robin Straus, and the deal includes the purchase of such titles by the Hugo award winner as Greybeard, Galaxies Like Grains of Sand and the Helliconia series.
- Dutton Relaunches Guilt-Edged Mysteries as a Digital Imprint
The imprint will publish books submitted by agents as well as individual authors and will partner with Penguin's Book Country to publish at least one writer a year from the online writers' community.
- Seventh Street Books Sets First List
Erec Stebbins's The Ragnarök Conspiracy is a globe-spanning thriller in which FBI agent John Savas confront an American bin Laden as the world is brought to the brink of war.
- Religion Book Deals: September 26, 2018
Brafman Lands at ZondervanZondervan’s associate publisher and executive editor Ryan Pazdur took world rights from agent Mark Sweeney to Starfish and the Church: Unleashing the Leadership Potential of Your Entire Team by Ori Brafman (with Christian authors Lance Ford and Rob Wegner).
- PW Online and On-Air: Week of October 22, 2018
Bestselling author Rainbow Rowell helped mobilize about 20 friends and fellow writers, including Tomi Adeyemi, Melissa de la Cruz, Margaret Stohl, and Sabaa Tahir.BookLife ReportThe number of self-published titles cracked one million in 2017.PodcastsWeek AheadPW senior writer Andrew Albanese reports on the latest
- Behar Named Publisher, E-i-C of New Little, Brown Imprint
“It would be impossible to find an editor more highly regarded by her authors, their agents, and her colleagues than Tracy.”
- Religion Book Deals: March 27, 2019
No agent was involved in the deal.
- Jimmy Carter Moves to FSG for White House Diaries
Agent Lynn Nesbit brokered the deal and FSG described the book as a truncated version of the diary entries Carter made while he was Commander-in-Chief, from 1977 through 1981.
- Rick Richter Joins Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Agency
Longtime children's publishing executive and digital entrepreneur Rick Richter has joined the staff of Zachary Shuster Harmsworth Literary and Entertainment Agency as a literary agent based in its Boston offices.The move is meant to strengthen ZSH’s efforts to represent works in the new adult, young adult,