- Enemies Among Us
Novels about undercover FBI agents nabbing terrorists are more credible when written by former FBI agents.
- The Last of the Tribe: The Epic Quest to Save a Lone Man in the Amazon
Reel focuses on the colorful Indian agents, who come across as a mélange of cowboy, hippie, and anthropologist.
- Short Takes
The new one is In Love and War and was bought for six figures from agent Victoria Sanders The pair, both award-winning journalists, have previously penned nonfiction....
- The Biology of Doom: The History of America's Secret Germ Warfare Project
Bombs were created to remain underwater, then surface and spray out germs; tests were done on the efficacy of fleas as agents to carry plague.
- Look Behind You
Agent: Andrea Cirillo, Jane Rotrosen Agency.
- The Running Target
Charlie falls into further jeopardy when Iranian agents in Turkey kidnap Mattie, who, after enduring torture by a suitably brutal ``investigator,'' reveals his agent's plans.
- Choke Point
Agent: Amy Berkower, Writers House.
- Manhunters: How We Took Down Pablo Escobar
Agent: Luke Janklow, Janklow & Nesbit Assoc.
- The Bells of Hell (First World Publication)
Just minutes after they lead him away, the real FBI agents show up.
- Below the Radar
Ridenour, a retired FBI agent, brings authenticity to the action, but readers should be prepared for stock supporting characters, including an FBI agent who takes a romantic interest in Lexie, and a standard issue plot.
- The Growing Interest in Digital Backlist
He added that he sees agents as his stiffest competitors.
- LBF: Up from The Ashes
As one agent grumbled, when asked about what BEA might offer, “Reed isn't known for being generous.
- Jill Corcoran Expands Into Adult Market
Jill Corcoran Literary Agency, in an effort to both extend its reach in the children's book market and expand into the adult market, has announced the addition of four new agents.Timothy Travaglini, the former director of children's acquisitions at Open Road, has joined the company as a litera
- Giles Gordon
Giles Gordon, the flamboyant British agent and author—who began as a publisher—died November 14, two weeks after a fall at his home that left him in a coma.
- Short Takes
Julia Serebrinsky at Harper's Ecco imprint preempted a new Canadian novel, Your Mouth Is Lovely , about a Jewish girl in prerevolutionary Russia, for a significant six figures from Canadian agent Dean Cooke.