- Playwright Makes Two-Novel Deal
Editor Cherise Grant signed him for a mid six figures with agent Alan Nevins at Renaissance, now at its new Los Angeles home with The Firm.
- 25 Years Later, a New Sale
Now he's professor of history at the University of Hawaii, and she's a literary agent, but they stayed in touch, and this time she's selling a book for him.
- Coonts Switches to SMP
Coonts was represented in the deal by William Morris agent Robert Gottlieb.
- A Basketball 'Miracle'
Cahill preempted the book for North American rights from agent Greg Dinkin of Venture Literary and will publish in spring 2005.
- Heeeeere's Ed
\t\tHe sat on the couch next to Carson for 30 years; now Ed McMahon gets his say, in his memoir for Warner, signed by editor Rick Wolff in a mid-six-figure deal negotiated by agent Frank Weimann.
- Bradford's Big Move
The North American rights deal was made with Bradford's longtime agent, Mort Janklow, and Richardson professed herself delighted, saying she was "happy as a clam" and thought Bradford had "even huger potential for the future."
- Podcast: Frankfurt Stays Hot
The volume of deals was heavy, and publishers and agents reported full schedules throughout the day’s three professional days,” Albanese tells CCC’s Chris Kenneally.
- Scholastic Signs on for 'Five Nights at Freddy's'
Scholastic plans to publish a series of young adult novels based on the videogame franchise Five Nights at Freddy’s, under license from developer Scottgames, in collaboration with its licensing agent, Striker Entertainment.
- Job Moves: January 23, 2013
For Random House Speaker's Bureau, Jayme Boucher has been promoted to agent.
- Wells Arms Leaving Bloomsbury Kids to Start Agency
One couldn’t ask for better qualities in an editor or agent.”
- Desser Wins Perkins Award for Distinguished Achievement in Fiction
\tThe award recognizes an editor, publisher, or agent who over the course of his or her career has discovered, nurtured, and championed writers of fiction in the U.S.
- Patterson Deal: All for Ballantine
Ballantine publisher Gina Centrello preempted world rights in the next two Patterson books from the author's longtime agent, San Francisco's Fred Hill of Frederick Hill Bonnie Nadell Inc.
- Parker on Robinson
Parker is far too protean and prolific a writer to be confined to his Spenser bestsellers, and his agent, Helen Brann, reports that his latest signing is for an untitled novel centering on baseball great Jackie Robinson and his relationship with his white manager.
- Jong's Sappho Novel for Norton
Lawrence won North American rights from London-based agent Ed Victor for six figures and expects to publish two years from now.
- New Behrendt for Broadway
Behrendt was an adviser for Sex and the City and published his first book with S&S; Campbell signed this one for North American rights, along with serial, book club and e-book, with agent Andrea Barzvi at ICM.