- Short Takes
It was a buy for world rights (except U.K.) from agent John Boswell....
- Inkubate Plans to Digitize the Slush Pile
Publishers and agents are charged a subscription fee for access.
- Morris, ICM Move to 15% Commission
Agents are split on the consequences of the move.
- 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.
- Maui Conference at 'Critical Mass'
There were also about 60 agents and 25 editors, and Tullius said his ultimate aim is to get 100 agents and 40 editors, representing what he calls "the food chain," making connections among themselves as well as with the writers and would-be writers who attend.
- 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.
- Slingshot: A Spycatcher Novel
Agent: Luigi Bonomi, Luigi Bonomi Associates (U.K.).
- Top Down: A Novel of the Kennedy Assassination
Agent: Will Lippincott, Lippincott Massie McQuilken.
- The Hemingway Thief
Agent: Brent Taylor, Triada US Literary Agency.
- Manhunters: How We Took Down Pablo Escobar
Agent: Luke Janklow, Janklow & Nesbit Assoc.
- Triple Cross
Agent: George Lucas, InkWell Management.
Agent: Robert Gottlieb, Trident Media Group.
- Flame in the Dark
Agent: Lucienne Diver, Knight Agency.
- The Invisible Woman
Agent: Kevan Lyon, Marsal Lyon Literary Agency.