- Tom Mori Memorial
\t\tA memorial tribute to the late Japanese agent Tom Mori will be held on Tuesday, December 1, at 5.30 p.m. at the Fourth Universalist Society, 160 Central Park West (at 76th St.), New York City.
- Scribner To Publish 'Call of Sedona' in July
Scribner senior editor Shannon Welch, who will edit the book, acquired world, electronic, and audio rights from literary agent Bob Silverstein of Quicksilver Books.
- Megibow Launches Agency
Literary agent Sara Megibow is parting ways with Nelson Literary Agency to launch Megibow Literary Agency in Denver, Colo.
- Job Moves: October 7, 2013
\tLaetitia Rutherford has joined Watson, Little Ltd as a literary agent.
- Frankfurt Preview: Agency Briefcase
What will the American agents be pushing in the rights tent at this year's Frankfurt Book Fair?
- Barron Joins Mensa Agency
Manie Barron, the first African-American agent in the literary department of the William Morris Agency, is leaving to join the Claudia Mensa Literary Agency.
- English Roses Blossom
"It was a great brand to offer to girls at the high end," said Matt Hautau, v-p licensing and marketing for Signatures Network, the property's licensing agent.
- New Kids' Author: Chopra
The indefatigable Deepak Chopra has turned, like so many of his adult contemporaries, to writing for children, and agent Robert Gottleib made a two-book North American rights deal for him with David Gale at Simon & Schuster Children's
- Panel Mania: Elephant Men: Wounded Animals
In this preview, Miki the cab driver visits agents Hip Flask and Ebony Hide in the hospital.
- Edgar Winner Changes Houses
It was negotiated by agent Robert Gottlieb at Trident Media group with Morrow publisher Michael Morrison for North American rights.
- 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).
- 2012 Self-Publishing Book Expo To Be Held October 27
This year's show will include speakers Mark Coker of Smashwords, Mark Levine, author of The Fine Print of Self-Publishing, and Goodreads' Patrick Brown; one-one-one agent pitches; one-on-one publicity brainstormings; 16 panels and lectures; and appearances by authors Darcie Chan, Barb
- Jerusalem Book Fair Fellowships Information
The Jerusalem International Book Fair American Advisory Committee announced today that the deadline for applications for its editor and agent fellowships for the 2013 Fair has been set for Monday, July 16, 2012.
- Job Moves: June 18, 2012
Two literary agents have joined WME's London office: Simon Trewin and Elizabeth Sheinkman.
- Dryden Joins Month9Books Advisory Board
Dryden also serves on the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators Board of Advisors and offers independent editorial and publishing consultancy services to writers, illustrators, agents, and publishers through drydenbks.