- Book Deals: Week of April 5, 2021
Sharif, who did not use an agent in the deal, sold world rights.
- Brandon Taylor Is Ready to Show You His Stories
The result, which has been extensively rewritten (he significantly revised one story just a week before this conversation took place), pushes further on his interest in uncomfortable situations.Taylor’s agent, Meredith Kaffel Simonoff, calls him a “master of wrenching moments” that are often sparked by
- The Emotional Cost of the Book Deal
The second agent represented two of my friends.
- Honoring Anthony Veasna So—with His Own Work and a New Award
Both, So’s editor and agent said, have been supportive and actively involved in the lead-up to Afterparties’ publication—and attentive to the role this book will play in the preservation of So’s legacy.
Agent: Sara Crowe, Pippin Properties.
- In 2020, Oregon Publishers Went Straight to the Source
“I was so inspired by the members of our community—booksellers, librarians, authors, agents, indie presses—who all came together and did an amazing job leaning on each other,” said Craig Popelars, publisher of Tin House.Popelars said that, though the year proved incredibly challenging, Tin Hous
- The Hollow Inside
Agent: Victoria Doherty-Munro, Writers House.
- Obituary: Norma Jean Sawicki
Brenda Bowen, a senior literary agent with The Book Group, shared recollections of the days in the early 1980s when she was Sawicki’s assistant editor at Four Winds.
- First Look: 'Dream Street' by Tricia Elam Walker and Ekua Holmes
In 2013, the duo began hunting for agents.
- Cover Reveal: 'It Fell from the Sky' by the Fan Brothers
She’s been a champion for us, along with our agent .
- The Invisible Husband of Frick Island
Agent: Stephanie Rostan, Levine Greenberg Rostan Literary.
- The Next Wife
Agent: Meg Ruley, Jane Rotrosen Agency.
- Highland Warrior
Agent: Kevan Lyon, Marsal Lyon Literary.
- The Dancing Girls
Agent: Kathryn Taussig, Bookouture.
- You People
Agent: Jacqueline Ko, Wylie Agency.