- Big Buy of Walters Memoir
It was a deal for world English rights, signed by editor Susan Mercandelli (along with Miramax's Steve Hutensky and Charles Layton) with agent Mort Janklow at Janklow & Nesbit.
- Judith Regan &Me
Previously repped by Andrew Wylie, Moore was represented in this deal by Mort Janklow, his new agent.
- Crown Buys Red Sox Star's Story
This was a world rights deal, signed with agent Ian Kleinert at Literary Group International, in affiliation with Impact Marketing solutions.
- Job Moves: December 14, 2011
Rebecca Carter is to leave Random House to join Janklow & Nesbit’s London office as a literary agent.
- Unwin Forms New Agency
\tBritish literary agent Jo Unwin has set up a new, eponymous, agency in the U.K., working with established outfit, Rogers Coleridge and White.
- Einstein and Thompson to Take Over LJK Literary
In the wake of Larry Kirshbaum's announcement that he will be taking the top publishing job at Amazon Publishing, two of the agents at his literary agency, LJK Literary Management, are stepping up to take the reigns there.
- Colombian in Three-Book Deal
It's not often that writers from other languages make multibook deals, especially with two imprints for different languages, but that's what agent Thomas Colchie has managed for Colombian activist/author Laura Restrepo.
- Afghan's Debut Novel Preempted
Spiegel bought U.S. rights from agent Elaine Koster and plans to publish early in 2004.
- HC To Deliver Election Book from Heilemann and Halperin
Tim Duggan, v-p and executive editor at Harper, inked the deal with agent Andrew Wylie, and the book, which is slated for a fall 2009 release, will chronicle the Obama-Clinton showdown on the Democratic ticket as well as McCain's surprise victory in the Republican primary.
- New Deal for U.K. Award Winner
This was a deal for U.S. rights only, made with Jean Naggar on behalf of Waters's London agent, Judith Murray at Greene and Heaton; Virago is publishing in the U.K.
- Job Moves: April 16, 2014
Cook, is joining Yates & Yates as associate literary agent.
- Skyhorse Teams With Paperless Publishing to Release E-books
Agents can send submissions to Meghan Kilduff, publisher of Paperless Publishing, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Comings and Goings: February 3, 2012
Kristina Holmes is leaving her position as an agent at Ebeling & Associates Literary Agency after six years to move forward with her new agency, The Holmes Agency.
- PW Google Panel to Air on C-SPAN
The panel was held at the Random House offices in midtown Manhattan, and moderated by PW features editor Andrew Albanese, with Oxford University’s Evan Schnittman, Google’s Chris Palma, and literary agent and digital publisher Richard Curtis participating.
- Gray Family Memoir for RH
It was a North American rights buy from agent Georges Borchardt, for a substantial six figures.