- Millions for a Memoir
The deal was made with agent Mort Janklow and his son Luke, who runs the agency's London office.
- PW Pick of the Week: The Hypnotist by M.J. Rose
Mira, $24.95 (416p) ISBN 978-0-7783-2675-5 In this stunning page-turner, Rose's third Reincarnationist novel (after The Memorist), special agent Lucian Glass of the FBI's Art Crime Team continues to pursue Malachai Samuels of the Phoenix
- North Patterson Moves to Scribner; Senior Signs With Ecco
Susan Moldow, executive v-p and publisher of the Simon & Schuster imprint inked the deal for North American rights with Patterson's agent, Frederick Hill.
- Meet Courtney Love
The book was just auctioned off by agent Richard Curtis and colleague Laura Tucker for mid-six-figures, after a bidding war among several publishers, to Brite's editor, Mary Ann Naples, at S&S.
- Civil War's Last Warship
Horgan bought world rights from two agents, Jim Hornfischer for Powers and John Talbot for Baldwin, fending off would-be preempts from other publishers and forestalling a planned auction.
- Random House UK Wins Rights to Harding Novels
Claire Roberts at Trident, working on behalf of agent Ellen Levine, fielded intense interest in Harding at LBF as well.
- Jimmy Carter Moves to FSG for White House Diaries
Agent Lynn Nesbit brokered the deal and FSG described the book as a truncated version of the diary entries Carter made while he was Commander-in-Chief, from 1977 through 1981.
- Religion Book Deals: March 27, 2019
No agent was involved in the deal.
- Shambhala Names New Publisher
"Authors, agents, booksellers, librarians, and the media will quickly see her innovative and highly engaged approach,” he said.Shambhala Publications, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this year, is based in Boulder, Colo.
- Religion Book Deals: September 26, 2018
Brafman Lands at ZondervanZondervan’s associate publisher and executive editor Ryan Pazdur took world rights from agent Mark Sweeney to Starfish and the Church: Unleashing the Leadership Potential of Your Entire Team by Ori Brafman (with Christian authors Lance Ford and Rob Wegner).
- Harlequin to Expand Love Inspired Imprint
Love Inspired, Harlequin’s inspirational romance imprint, is launching a trade paperback fiction publishing program in spring 2021 that will feature additional inspirational content.The Love Inspired trade paperback line is currently accepting original, agented manuscripts of 80,000-100,000 words that fall within
- Behar Named Publisher, E-i-C of New Little, Brown Imprint
“It would be impossible to find an editor more highly regarded by her authors, their agents, and her colleagues than Tracy.”
- PW Online and On-Air: Week of October 22, 2018
Bestselling author Rainbow Rowell helped mobilize about 20 friends and fellow writers, including Tomi Adeyemi, Melissa de la Cruz, Margaret Stohl, and Sabaa Tahir.BookLife ReportThe number of self-published titles cracked one million in 2017.PodcastsWeek AheadPW senior writer Andrew Albanese reports on the latest
- Open Road, HarperCollins Back in Court
Buchwald held that a clause, inserted by agent Curtis Brown in the 1971 contract, which encompassed digital technologies “now known or hereafter invented” was “sufficiently broad to draw within its ambit e-book publication."
- Craig Virden Dies
Since then he cofounded the Lookybook Web site, and recently joined his wife as a literary agent at the Nancy Gallt Agency.