- News Deals: Week of August 5, 2013
Waxman Leavell agent Rachel Vogel handled the world-rights sale.
- Fall 2009 Flying Starts: Nina LaCour
\t \tOnce she finished writing Hold Still at age 22, LaCour didn't have to wait long to find an agent to represent it.
- Sticking to the No-Advance Model
While Kampmann said Beaufort was really put on the map—and in authors' and agents' minds—when it published O.J.
- Christian Fiction Writers Meet Amid Shrinkage, Growth
Vicki Crumpton of Revell was honored as Editor of the Year; Chip MacGregor of MacGregor Literary was named Agent of the Year.
- Rights Report: March 10
Greenburger Associates was the agent.
- Deals: Week of April 30, 2012
Markson Thoma agent Eleanor Jackson represented Hauser, selling world English rights in the deal.
- Deals: Week of July 9, 2012
Alex Postman took world rights from agent Lydia Wills, of the Lydia Wills Agency; the first book is called Eat Drink Vote: Food Politics in Cartoons, and the second, Soda: Corporate Profits Versus Public Health.
- The E-book Pricing Conundrum
However, as one agent pointed out, it's not a fair breakdown when the publisher's take is scrutinized.
- Questions Mount Before Debut of International Kindle
The question of who will buy what in the open market is more complicated and is the issue causing the most concern among agents and publishers.
The Briefing Agent Andrew Blauner has sold a memoir by Meredith Hall titled Without a Map to Beacon Press's Helene Atwan.
- Deals: Week of 7/4/11
Agent Jenny Meyer is handling foreign rights.
- Deals: Week of 1/17/11
Agent Josh Adams, of Adams Literary, brokered the deal.
- Deals: Week of February 17, 2014
Agent Jenny Bent, who has an eponymous shingle, represented Crawford, overseeing a seven-round, seven-bidder auction for the work.
- Americans Begin Pulling Out of LBF
Publishers and agents were also saying that, as the number of cancellations from editors and agents in other countries grows, the number of meetings they have set up is being reduced.One major publisher who is still planning to attend is Penguin Random House, although there are a few c
- Obituary: U.K. Literary Felicity Bryan
Felicity Bryan, one of Britain’s most respected literary agents, died June 21 after a long struggle with cancer.