- Apple Books Category Bestsellers, April 5, 2020
Target Zero (An Agent Zero Spy Thriller—Book #2) by Jack Mars - 9781640298002 - (Jack Mars)Apple Books US Bestseller List - 04/05/20 - Sci-Fi & Fantasy 1.
- International Publishers Convene for Fun on Facebook
, to keep people engaged," Pathak said.The core group of people posting most often includes publishers, agents, sales directors, and others one would typically encounter on the international book fair circuit.
- New Works by Writers with Disabilities Hit Publisher Lists
“Because we don’t hear or see stories in the media about disabled people as agents of change, and love, and deepening our understanding of society, but instead as pity stories, we unconsciously absorb this message that the universal themes of a disabled person’s story would not apply to all
- Book Deals: Week of April 6, 2020
-based United Agents.
- Going Global with Imbolo Mbue's New Novel
Mbue is a private person—so private that when her agent was sending out Behold the Dreamers to publishers, they would google her name, “and there was nothing, because I just didn’t even exist on the internet,” she says, laughing.
- Q & A with Rae Carson
My agent and I submitted the book and my editor responded to my agent: “Is this a trilogy?”
- Tomie dePaola Remembered
Award-winning author-illustrator Tomie dePaola, widely known for his stylized folk-art illustrations and vast catalogue of popular picture books, died on March 30 of complications from surgery following a fall.
- Q & A with Rob Harrell
Then I worked on it just with my agent for about a year.I would work up a chunk and Dan , my agent, would give me his thoughts.
- Obituary: Tomie dePaola
Doug Whiteman, dePaola’s agent, former publisher, and longtime friend, offered this remembrance: “My memories of times spent with Tomie could quite literally fill a book, although perhaps not one intended for children.
- The Trouble with Big Deals
It’s also how top editors maintain their relationships with top agents, and how the industry itself maintains the status quo.
- New Titles from Self-Publishers: End of March 2020
Booksellers, publishers, librarians, and agents are encouraged to look at the 52 self-published titles below.
- Book Deals: Week of March 30, 2020
The agents, comparing the book to Emma Cline’s The Girls, Delia Owens’s Where the Crawdads Sing, and Quentin Tarantino’s Once upon a Time in Hollywood, said it follows a young man’s search for his missing sister that “takes him into the bright, beautiful heart of Southern California in the
- Laila Lalami Looks for Home In Her Latest
A border agent at the Los Angeles International Airport once asked her husband, who traveled with her, “How many camels did you have to trade in for her?
- The Coronavirus Takes Its Toll on Publishing
But delaying publication is not so easy, publishers and agents agreed.
- Bologna to Launch Virtual Fair, Rights Platform
The new rights platform will be open free of charge to publishers and literary agent exhibitors registered for the 2020 fair.