- Job Moves: February 10, 2014
Adriann Ranta is now v-p and senior agent at the company, and Allison Devereux has been promoted to associate agent and foreign rights manager.
- Shattered Duty
Agent: Jill Marsal, Marsal Lyon Literary Agency.
Agent: Robert Gottlieb, Trident Media Group.
- Green Tapped to Head Abrams Artists
Longtime literary agent Simon Green has been tapped to head the book and publishing division of Abrams Artists Agency.
- Tight Case
DEA special agent Ed Fleming knows that his job is leading to burnout.
- ICM Adds More Partners
From ICM's publishing division, the new partners are agents Kris Dahl and Jennifer Joel.
- Job Moves: June 26, 2014
Jennifer Laughran has been promoted to senior agent, and Jennifer Mattson has been promoted to agent.
- Soft Skull: Home to First Novels
The two books, on which agent and publisher are sharing translation rights sales, are P by Andrew Lewis Conn, a Phi Beta Kappa Cornell grad, now a filmwriter, whose book is a tribute to Ulysses and shares some of its structure; and The Long Haul by Amanda Stern, an actor/pl
- The Bricklayer
The pseudonymous Boyd, a former FBI agent, fails to bring much convincing insider information to his debut, a routine thriller.
- The Rivers Run Dry
Agent Harmon is transferred from Richmond to Seattle, disciplined for not following orders.
- 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
- For Good State
Polish politics, double agents, internal rivalries and a beguiling female CIA agent all come into play in what is certainly a departure from the run-of-the-mill spy thriller.
- Dating Outside Your DNA
Special agent Roan Hendrix is training other agents while recovering from an injury.
Agent: Kevan Lyon, Marsal Lyon Literary Agency.
- Argo Navis Adds Eight Lit Agencies
The Perseus Books Group's Argo Navis service, for authors who want to self-publish but have an agent, has added eight new literary agents as clients.