- 36 Questions in 17 Languages (and Counting)
“Vicki is moderately recognized in Canada but not anywhere else,” the agent said.
- New Titles from Self-Publishers: July 2017
Booksellers, publishers, librarians, and agents are encouraged to look at the 132 self-published titles below.
- Indie Author Mark Manson Finds His Niche
And so he signed with the agent Mollie Glick, of Creative Artists Agency.Following his self-publishing success story, Manson found himself in a highly advantageous position.
- The Steady Rise of 'Not Giving a F*ck'
When literary agent Mollie Glick took the book out to publishers, Manson made a point of hyping the “loyal” blog readership he’d cultivated over eight years.
- Weinstein Books Finds a Hit With Children's Series Aimed at Reluctant Readers
This summer the publisher is releasing a new series of chapter books, Secret Agents Jack & Max Stalwart by Elizabeth Singer Hunt.
- The BookLife Prize: Checking in with T.J. Slee
What if your writing wins a prize, what if you get a call from Hollywood, what if you get an agent or publisher on the phone?
- New Kids' and YA Books: Week of July 31, 2017
In this debut novel from literary agent Popovic, which is set in Montenegro, two teenage sisters have supernatural abilities.
- Book Deals: Week of July 24, 2017
Bennett was represented by his sports management company, Independent Sports & Entertainment, while Zirin did not use an agent in the deal.
- Books about the Russian Revolution: War & Military Books 2017–2018
After discovering his grandfather’s work as an agent for the Jewish socialist Bund, Mazower, a Columbia University historian, explored the efforts people later took to hide their involvement in the revolution.
- I'm Writing a Book. Does That Mean I Have to Tweet About It?
Those agents will rue the day.No, they won’t.
- Licensing Hotline: July 2017
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- Rights Report: Week of July 17, 2017
Illustrated with photographs, the YA biography examines the life and exploits of Virginia Hall, an American secret agent in Nazi-occupied France.
- Spring 2018 Children’s Sneak Previews
ABRAMS Abrams fuels up with The Princess and the Pit Stop by Tom Angleberger, illus. by Dan Santat, a mash-up of auto racing and fractured fairytale favorites; They Say Blue by Jillian Tamaki, following a girl who illuminates where she finds colors in the physical world and the world beyond
- This Week's Bestsellers: July 17, 2017
Books one and two have sold a combined 145K print copies; the third book, which is the first to pub since the movie hit theaters, saw the best first-week sales yet for Cameron’s middle grade books.New & NotableDangerous Milo Yiannopoulos #2 Hardcover Nonfiction, #6 overall Yiannopoulos,
- Book Deals: Week of July 17, 2017
Agent Stuart Krichevsky, who has an eponymous shingle, represented McBath; he described the book as “part memoir, part manifesto” and said it will “explore the role of God and faith in the debate around gun violence.”