Golomb Nabs Stein Anna Stein joins the Susan Golomb Literary Agency with the title of agent and director of foreign rights and contracts.
- Short Takes
Gibson got world English rights from agent Stuart Krichevsky....
- More on New Lit Dev Studio, Wildcard Storymakers
(Agents Tracey Adams and Josh Adams, at Adams Literary, will represent Wildcard's projects, while Paul Kohner's Stephen Moore will work as the firm's co-agents, representing projects for television and film.)
- It's Back: Infamous O.J. Book Has New Publisher
Simpson's infamous If I Did It, a spokesman for the agent told PW exclusively.
- Harrison Joins Victor Agency
"I definitely don't want to be an agent."
- SF/Fantasy/Horror Notes
Agent, Tekno Books.
- PW: Technology Nets Cash
In an auction conducted by agent John Brockman, Viking's David Stanford turned out to be the somewhat surprising top bidder -- reportedly to the tune of $420,000 -- to acquire Kevin Kelly's New Rules for the New Economy.
- Short Takes
Agent in the six-figure world rights deal was Tanya McKinnon at Mary Evans.
- Young Up at Hyperion
Lindsay to FinePrint Colleen Lindsay has joined FinePrint Literary Management as an agent.
- Husband Hunting, Indian Style
The book was preempted in the Netherlands, and Rhodes has had numerous European offers; co-agent Jenny Meyer will be discussing them in Frankfurt.
- 'Pi' Team Combines on Debut Novel
The agent-editor pairing that brought us Yann Martel's bestselling Life of Pi have joined again to bring to the U.S. another startling first novel by a young Canadian writer.
- Strothman Expanding Lit Agency
O'Connell joins former Yale University Press director John Ryden, who has signed on with Strothman as an affiliate agent.
- Job Moves: February 2, 2011
Literary agent Leigh Feldman is joining Writers House.
- S&S Gives Sales Data to Authors Through New, Internal Web Site
S&S is also providing the same information in My Sales to agents, who will use a sub site called Agent Portal.
- Fiction Notes
They get "the Potter," former head of the KGB's sleeper agent school, to betray his best protégé, "the Sleeper," sending the Potter on a cross-continent trek to rescue his student with the help of the Sleeper's ex-lover, a mortuary hair stylist.