- Firsts in Fiction: Debut Fiction Spring 2012: Regina O'Melveny: A Poetic Renaissance
After a mismatch with an agent, she shelved the book for two years.
- Amazon Publishing Adds Over 1,000 Dorchester Titles
“This new relationship will enable the works of countless talented fiction writers to serve their established readers and reach new ones across the globe,” said Gregg Loomis, author of The Bonaparte Secret and whose agent, Chris Fortunato, had been one of the more outspoken agents about Dorche
- SF/Fantasy/Horror Notes
Agent, Bill Fawcett.
- NBCC Ethics By the numbers
38.1: Percentage of review editors who believe it is acceptable to assign a review to an author who has the same agent as the author they are reviewing.
- Page to Screen: A New Conroy & More Meg Cabot
The book, which is set in Charleston and follows an 18-year-old named Leopold Bloom King, has good film lineage, Conroy's lit agent, Marly Rusoff, points out.
- Short Takes
Agent Lane Zachary at Zachary Shuster Harmsworth sold Cantor world rights, for publication in fall 2003....
- People 11/30/2009
Mark was most recently an agent and international rights director at McCormick & Williams.
- Vets' Tale of Iraq Advance
This was also a world rights deal, made with Washington agent Rafe Sagalyn, and Holt will publish next spring.
- PW: Hot Deals: Political Bios
Thinking about possible future presidents, Random senior editor Jon Karp and Times Books publisher Peter Bernstein jointly approached Dallas Morning News political reporter David Minutaglio, represented by agent David Smith, to write First Son: George W.
- People: 7/6/2009
Groff, who’s worked as an editor at Crown, will be bringing in nonfiction projects as an agent.
- Short Takes
The agent for the North American rights deal was Ted Weinstein ....
- Fuhrman Wthdraws Vince Foster Proposal
\t\tPublisher Alfred Regnery calls it "ironic" and agent Lucianne Goldberg has called it "high school stuff."
- Public Affairs Won't Publish Clarke Book
He noted that the rights to the book would still be available in foreign markets, with Public Affairs' parent company Perseus serving as agent.
- Mystery Notes
Keevers, a Chicago trial lawyer and one-time homicide detective ($25.95 214p ISBN 1-59414-074-X); while ex—FBI agent Max Austin investigates the murder of a rich contractor whose wife stands accused of the crime in Max Conquers the Cosmos, by Mark Bouton, a former FBI agent11/17/2003
- Winning Numbers
Good going for an author who spent 10 years sending her work off to agents (in a recent USA Today interview she noted, "I was rejected by every agent in New York at least four times").