- New Era for Penguin Canada
The immediate question for agents is how long Bryan will take to familiarize himself with Canadian publishing.
- Book Deals: Week of February 11, 2013
Carle did not use an agent in the deal.
The author/illustrator’s Little Santa, and two other books were acquired by Lauri Hornik, president and publisher at the imprint, from agent Holly McGhee at Pippin Properties.
- Fall 2011 Flying Starts: Rae Carson
Carson’s first agent aimed for the adult market despite the author’s intending the book as YA.
- Deals: Week of December 19, 2011
The currently untitled book, which Durand took world rights to from agents Amy Rennert (who reps Snyderman) and Bonnie Solow (who reps Gurian), will offer a holistic approach to health.
- ICM Partners Turns Books into Film and TV
Books land in the Media Rights office from ICM’s Publications division in New York, where Esther Newberg, Sloan Harris, and Amanda Urban are among the agents selling authors’ work to publishers.
- Fall 2020 Flying Starts: Chloe Gong
But as someone who moved to the U.S. for college in 2017 and found her agent around 2018, she is aware of the Americentrism of the publishing market.
- Mayhew Buys Founding Father Bio
For Villard Trade Paperbacks, Jill Schwartzman has acquired Salon and Wall Street Journal cartoonist Carol Lay's The Big Skinny: How I Lost My Fattitude; agent Betsy Amster sold world rights.
Talese has acquired world English rights to Colombian novelist Laura Restrepo's Delirio and a second unwritten novel, from agent Thomas Colchie.
- Deals: 10/26/2009
Agent Linda Konner brokered the deal.
- PW: Whatever Happened To...?
And Conroy's agent Julian Bach didn't quell the speculation.
- Wattpad Offers E-books for Smartphones
Wattpad is also working to allay fears of authors, publishers, and agents over the posting of copyrighted material.
- PW: Hot Deals
Now, even before the second in the series, Casual Rex, is out (it's due next March), Karp has signed him on for two more books, via agent Barbara J.
- Crown Preempts
Agent David Black sold world rights; pub date is winter 2009, the 30th anniversary of the tournament.
- Viacom Merger Raises Queries About S&S's Future
That feeling was ech d in the agent community.