- Short Takes
The untitled collection was bought from agent Bonnie Nadell at the Frederick Hill Bonnie Nadell agency, and publication is planned for 2004....
- Children’s Lit Community Launches Auction to Help Refugees in Europe
Authors, illustrators, agents, editors, and more are coming together to help raise money to support the refugee crisis in Europe.
- London Book Fair 2012: Stalled Guillermo del Toro Middle Grade Series Re-emerges
Agent Melissa Chinchillio, with Fetcher & Company, is handling foreign rights for the series at the book fair.
- 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.)
- Big SMP Buy for 'New Pilcher'
Pocket Books was also keen, so Dunne had to outbid in an auction held by agent Kathleen Anderson at Anderson Grinberg, acting for the Devon-based author's U.K. agent, Dinah Wiener.
- Lineup for Guadalajara Book Fair Set
More than 20,000 librarians, booksellers, distributors, editors, translators, illustrators, and agents are expected to attend this year.
- Richard Nash Joins Byliner Staff
In his new role, Nash will work to add more content to Byliner—it has more than 30,000 stories on the site now—dealing directly with publishers, media brands and agents.
- First Annual PubSmart Conference Set for Charleston
This is really a terrific opportunity, and one where all of us – writers, editors, agents, publicists, and more – will all come away learning something new about the various publishing venues available today,” said Jeff Kleinman, one of the founders of Folio Literary Management.
Golomb Nabs Stein Anna Stein joins the Susan Golomb Literary Agency with the title of agent and director of foreign rights and contracts.
- Kensington Bingeing on Romance
The agent on this deal, also world rights, was Aaron Priest.
- Print Ahead for FBI Spy
Simpson case and Woodward and Bernstein of Watergate fame, and was signed with agent Jane Dystel.
- Job Moves: January 6, 2011
Korn was most recently a literary agent with DeFiore and Company.
- B&N Will Stock Amazon Publishing Titles, With Caveat
To read the full account of how booksellers and agents are looking at Amazon Publishing, click here for the PW story.
- Barron to Join William Morris Agency
He will be the first African-American agent in the 58-year history of the agency's literary department.
- Short Takes
The agent was Mel Berger at William Morris; publication is next spring.