- Rights Report: Week of June 24, 2013
Perkins Agency was the agent.
- 'Publishing 101,' a PW Original E-Book
Should you find an agent or go directly to a publisher?
- Book Deals: Week of April 8, 2013
Winston bought world English rights to the book, based on an article Lahey wrote for the Atlantic, from agent Laurie Abkemeier at DeFiore and Company.
- The Indie Author's Guide to Rights
As self-published works grow in popularity, indie authors are increasingly in a position to market their book to foreign publishers or to agents and producers working in film, TV, and theater.
- Macmillan Announces Acquisition and Pub Date of Snowden Memoir
Macmillan announced that it will publish a memoir, Permanent Record, by former CIA agent and whistleblower Edward Snowden globally on September 17.Permanent Record will be published by Metropolitan Books, an imprint of Henry Holt, in the U.S.; by Pan Macmillan in the U.K.; and by
- Zettersten to Retire from Hachette Nashville
“I am profoundly grateful to my Hachette colleagues and to the wonderful authors and agents with whom I have worked,” Zettersten said.
- Harper Perennial Unveils New Series
Movable Type agent Jason Ashlock subagented the North American reprint rights deal on behalf of Michael Carlisle at InkWell, who handles the White family's estate.
- Job Moves: June 5, 2014
Heather Alexander has joined Pippin Properties as literary agent.
- The Old Frankfurt Way
Occasionally, in the words of London agent Darley Anderson, it's still possible to make "a good, old-fashioned Frankfurt deal—pre-scouts, pre-e-mail," like the one he made over ice cream at the Simon & Schuster stand w
- Junior Football Forecaster
He also acts as his own agent; Tavani bought rights to this year's forecast, as well as the years ahead, direct from Benoit (with some advice from Dad).
- PW: 'Die Broke,' Now 'Live Rich'
- Night Job: Drag Queen
She was bowled over, and immediately got in touch with Purcell's agent, Andy McNichol at William Morris, to buy world rights.
- AAR Position on Ethical Conduct of Members
Goodman: "The AAR has a standing Ethics Committee that reviews allegations of unethical conduct against member agents.
- Hot Deals: Casting Those Stones
They were brought together by agent Peter Miller, who originally had in mind a collaboration on a book about women who betray their lovers, including some of the women in Bill Clinton's life.
- Author "Audition" Paid Off
They were so impressed with what they heard that Wachtel had a word with Howard later, then called agent Dorian Karchmar at Barbara Lowenstein Associates the very next day to express her interest.