- PW: On the Trail of Tupac
Agent Alex Smithline sold the book to Doubleday editor Bruce Tracy for a reported low six figures.
- High Plains Hero: PW Talks with Taylor Moore
In former CIA agent Moore’s Down Range (Morrow, Aug.), DEA agent Garrett Kohl brings an Afghan boy home to the Texas Panhandle.How was the story informed by your own experience as a CIA agent?
- Rights Report: May 13
Catherine Drayton at InkWell Management was the agent.
- Penguin and BlogHer Partner for BlogHer Writers 2011 Conference
For BlogHer Writers '11, Penguin worked closely with BlogHer, coming up with ideas for panels as well as bringing in 80% of the panelists, mentors and agents.
- In Build-Up to Frankfurt, Handful of Titles Generate Buzz
For Girl, pages are again being parsed out in segments, and Sobel said the next 50 pages of the novel will be sent to co-agents and scouts late next week.
- Book Deals: Week of August 28, 2017
-based agent Jane Judd (who also has an eponymous shingle).
The series features secret agent Jack Stalwart, a youngster who travels the globe battling evil to protect the world's most precious treasures.
- Hot Deals: Flirting with Disaster
Agent David Hendin, acting on behalf of the book in place of the author's usual agent, Helen Reese, said Dershowitz has collected, updated and annotated some of his writing about the Starr/Lewinsky imbroglio, and that Basic planned to have the book ready before the end of October
- Publishing’s ‘American Dirt’ Problem
There’s a need for multicultural agents, multicultural editors, and multicultural publishers.”
- Hyperion's Hot Moves
\t\tHyperion publisher Bob Miller was the million-dollar winner in an auction conducted by agent Carol Mann for a book based on a news-making 25-year-followup of children of divorce by Judith Wallerstein, co-author of the bestselling Second Chances and
- A Peek at the June 21 'PW'
Agents in Canada discuss the importance of naming a new Penguin Canada president in the wake of the David Davidar debacle, and the founders of Yummly offer their goals for the recipe site.
- Cooper Starts Publishing Consulting Firm
He will be working with publishers and literary agents with e-book programs to acquire digital content, and with business authors and companies to develop print and digital properties.
- E-Reads Reissues Harlan Ellison Backlist
\tE-Reads, the digital publisher headed by agent Richard Curtis, is reissuing over 30 works by fantasist Harlan Ellison.
- 'What Makes a Children's Book Great?' Conference Set
This inaugural event will bring together top children’s and YA editors, agents, authors, media, and publishing professionals (including Richard Robinson and David Levithan) in the run-up to BookExpo America.
- Hachette Moves Toward E-Book Agreement
Now, Hachette has released a statement on the issue, saying: "Hachette Book Group is engaged in productive discussions with e-book distribution agents to conform our agreements to the terms of the settlement, and do not anticipate disruption of sales of our e-books."