- SF/Fantasy/Horror Notes
Agent, Howard Morhaim.
- Short Takes
He bought North American and first serial from agent Jay Mandel at William Morris; it's a book, said Pepper, that sees Judaism as currently divided beyond repair between religious and secular approaches, and offers a solution.
- Jerusalem Fair Announces Fellows
The Agent Fellows are Daniel Lazar of Writers House, Laurie Liss of Sterling Lord Literistic, P.J.
- Job Moves: October 28, 2011
Ira Silverberg is leaving the agenting world to work for the National Endowment for the Arts.
- More on Sheedy Departure from SLL
After filing a lawsuit against Sterling Lord Literistic seeking at least $128,000, agent Charlotte Sheedy has established new contact information.
- Job Moves: March 2, 2012
Meredith Kaffel is joining DeFiore and Company as an agent.
- London Book Fair 2012: Perseus Brings Argo Navis to the UK
Argo Navis, the digital distribution platform Perseus unveiled in 2011 for agented authors who want to work with their representation to self-publish titles, has launched in the U.K.
- Job Moves: February 22, 2011
Michael Harriot has also been named an agent at Folio; he was previously at Sanford Greenburger.
- 'Scariest' Thriller for Morrow
Conaway bought world English, and is expecting strong interest at the London Book Fair--as is the agent for translation rights, Maja Nikolic.
- Big Money for Slaughter
Her agent, Victoria Sanders, made her a multimillion-dollar deal with Random House U.K.
- Short Takes
The world rights sale, in the mid six figures, was made by agent Bob Barnett....
- Howard Dean Steps Up
Geoff Kloske will edit it for trade paperback, and it was acquired by publisher David Rosenthal from agent Bob Barnett at Williams & Connolly, the politicos' book agent of choice.
- Job Moves: April 28, 2011
Kathyrn Beaumont has been named an agent at Kneerim & Williams.
- Diggs Joins Literary Agency
Diggs told PW that she was "starting fresh" as an agent, and was looking to bring in authors that will appeal to a multicultural audience.
- 'Ring' Sequels to New Publisher
Now he has written Loop and Spiral, two sequels, and agent Jimmy Vines, in cooperation with the author's Japanese agent and publisher, has sold them both here to a new house in New York specializing in translations of Japanese bestsellers.