- Mrs. March
Agent: Kent Wolf, Neon Literary.
- Dark Roads
Agent: Mel Berger, WME.
- Highland Thief
Agent: Kevan Lyon, Marsal Lyon Literary.
- The Guilt Trip
Agent: Tanera Simons, Darley Anderson (U.K.).
- Coached in the ACT
Agent: Jim McCarthy, Dystel, Goderich, & Bourret.
- First Casualty: The Untold Story of the CIA Mission to Avenge 9/11
Agent: Keith Urbahn, Javelin.
- Spring 2021 Flying Starts: Gracey Zhang
When Mann became an agent on her own, Zhang signed with her.Zhang found out about a residency in France, a three-month stint in a town that hosted a festival dedicated to comics and animation.
- Kidlit 'Books for Palestine' Auction Raises $86,000
Chakraborty’s Daevabad Trilogy, and a query/20-page critique by literary agent Joanna Volpe.
- Licensing Hotline: June 2021
The initial press release about the licensing program has generated a lot of interest from potential licensees in North America, she said, as well as from licensing agents in other territories.
- SCBWI Gives a Boost to Underrepresented Book Creators with New Award
When submitting manuscripts, author applicants must supply the following information: a personal artist’s statement, a synopsis of their work, expected publishing date and names of their editor, agent, and publisher.
- HC Inks Deal with MLK Jr. Archives
Judith Curr, president and publisher of HarperOne Group, negotiated the deal with Amy Berkower, president, Writers House and agent for the King estate; and Eric D.
- Rights Report: Week of June 21, 2021
Hannah Hill at Delacorte has acquired, in a preempt, Lancers, the debut YA trilogy by author Yoon Ha Lee (Dragon Pearl).
- Religion and Spirituality News Briefs: June 23, 2021
Laura Wheeler becomes acquisitions editor, responsible for acquiring and editing 12-15 novels per year as well as building and maintaining relationships with authors and agents.
- Bologna Children's Book Fair: 'From Page to Screen'
The U.S. market is more likely to have agents representing the publishers and authors, for example, and there are tax differences from region to region.
- Baker Launches Publishing Incubator
He said that after sending an email to “150 of my closest friends,” a number of agents and editors said they wanted to contribute.Now, with some slots still open, Baker said it’s best to nominate potential participants—who must sign a liability waiver and provide proof of vaccination in order