- A Self-Publishing Veteran: Vivian Yang
There she wrote Memoirs of a Eurasian and began to contact literary agents.
- Deals: Week of March 12, 2012
Robert Pigeon, executive editor at Da Capo, took world rights to the short story collection Fire and Forget, from agent E.J.
Martin's; Sally Richardsonbought North American rights from agent Molly Friedrich and Keith Kahla will edit.
- Fair Author Contracts: Two Lawyer Weigh In
Levine represent authors, agents, and publishers at their law firm, Levine Samuel.
STERLING LORD LITERISTIC Children's book agent Paul Rodeen will open a Chicago office for the agency in November.
- A New Era for Frankfurt
With a record number of agents registered, business was brisk, buoyed by a number of seven-figure advances.
- The Myth of The Lazy Writer
Learning to query agents took me longer than learning how to self-publish.Successful authors work their butts off either way.
- Book Deals: Week of July 29, 2013
Agent Maura Kye-Casella at Don Congdon Associates represented Torre.
- Comeback Kid? Amazon Revival Could Shake Up Industry
"It's the kind of branding I'd do for an author if I sold a story to Harper's," said one agent of the new program.
- Deals: Week of May 7, 2012
In a three-book deal, Bloomsbury pre-empted world English rights to 20-year-old Samantha Shannon’s debut for six-figures from British agent David Godwin.
- Deals: Week of September 17, 2012
Agent Jennifer Weltz, at Jean V.
- Deals: Week of 11/15/10
Levy did the deal without an agent.
Agent Jodie Rhodes brokered the deal.
Agent Susan Rabiner sold world rights; pub date is 2008.
- Gabriela Garcia's Poetic Multigenerational Debut
When Gay tweeted about Garcia’s work (the book was her MFA thesis), agents took notice.PJ Mark, a partner at Janklow & Nesbit, and Marya Spence, an agent there, are co-representing Garcia.