- Obituary: Wendy Weil
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- 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.
- Wind River Undercover
Agent: Claire Gerus Literary.
- His Secret Past
Agent: Marsal Lyon Literary Agency.
- In the Wind
That innocent errand sets the ex-cop on a path that will bring her into conflict with FBI agents, her former Chicago police colleagues and even her mentor, FBI Agent Jim Tilquist.
- Touched by an Alien
After she manages to kill it, secret agents whisk her away and explain that these “superbeings” are humans mutated by alien parasites.
- Red Station
Harry soon figures out that the job is a sham and that those agents who decide to try to return to England wind up dead.
- Voodoo Ridge
Agent: Jill Marr, Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency.
- Gluck Joins Walsh at Morris
The move was another sign of new dynamism at WMA, which was rattled last fall by two major defections: author Tom Clancy and senior agent and board member Robert Gottlieb, who took a number of clients and other agents with him to his Trident Media Group.
- Act of Terror
Agent: Robin Rue, Writers House.
- Shades of Desire
Agent: Holly Root, Waxman Literary Agency.
- Spy Story
Neither wooden dialogue or forgettable characters can do in a plot as strong as former FBI and CIA agent Burke provides.
- How to Defend Yourself Against the IRS
An appendix provides an actual IRS agents' handbook.
- Assassin's Code: A Joe Ledger Novel
Agent: Sara Crowe, Harvey Klinger.