- In Build-Up to Frankfurt, Handful of Titles Generate Buzz
For Girl, pages are again being parsed out in segments, and Sobel said the next 50 pages of the novel will be sent to co-agents and scouts late next week.
The series features secret agent Jack Stalwart, a youngster who travels the globe battling evil to protect the world's most precious treasures.
- Book Deals: Week of August 28, 2017
-based agent Jane Judd (who also has an eponymous shingle).
- Hot Deals: Flirting with Disaster
Agent David Hendin, acting on behalf of the book in place of the author's usual agent, Helen Reese, said Dershowitz has collected, updated and annotated some of his writing about the Starr/Lewinsky imbroglio, and that Basic planned to have the book ready before the end of October
- Publishing’s ‘American Dirt’ Problem
There’s a need for multicultural agents, multicultural editors, and multicultural publishers.”
- Hyperion's Hot Moves
\t\tHyperion publisher Bob Miller was the million-dollar winner in an auction conducted by agent Carol Mann for a book based on a news-making 25-year-followup of children of divorce by Judith Wallerstein, co-author of the bestselling Second Chances and
- A Peek at the June 21 'PW'
Agents in Canada discuss the importance of naming a new Penguin Canada president in the wake of the David Davidar debacle, and the founders of Yummly offer their goals for the recipe site.
- Hachette Moves Toward E-Book Agreement
Now, Hachette has released a statement on the issue, saying: "Hachette Book Group is engaged in productive discussions with e-book distribution agents to conform our agreements to the terms of the settlement, and do not anticipate disruption of sales of our e-books."
- 'What Makes a Children's Book Great?' Conference Set
This inaugural event will bring together top children’s and YA editors, agents, authors, media, and publishing professionals (including Richard Robinson and David Levithan) in the run-up to BookExpo America.
- Cooper Starts Publishing Consulting Firm
He will be working with publishers and literary agents with e-book programs to acquire digital content, and with business authors and companies to develop print and digital properties.
- E-Reads Reissues Harlan Ellison Backlist
\tE-Reads, the digital publisher headed by agent Richard Curtis, is reissuing over 30 works by fantasist Harlan Ellison.
- Distribution: Continental & Behrman Add Clients
With an inaugural shipment of a large order for Confidential: The Life of Secret Agent Turned Hollywood Tycoon – Arnon Milchan by Meir Doron and Joseph Gelman, Behrman House this week became the U.S. distributor for Jerusalem-based Gefen Publishing House.
- Kerry Signs with Viking
It was Adrian Zackheim who signed the untitled book with Boston agent Helen Rees for world rights.
- Bible Women for Burnham at TM
Burnham paid six figures for world rights to agent Gail Ross.
- Authors Team for Kids' Book
It was bought for Hyperion Books for Children by editor Wendy Lefkon from agents Al Hart at Fox Chase (Barry) and Al Beckerman at Writers House (Pearson).