- New House, Agent for 'Nannies'
The authors of the year's biggest surprise bestseller, The Nanny Diaries, have landed a new publisher, Random House, and a new editor, Lee Boudreaux, after being taken there by a new agent—their third in less than two years—Suzanne
- Slattery to Become Agent with Pippin
Joan Slattery will join Pippin Properties as literary agent and contracts manager, as of November 1.
- Agents to Relocate at Frankfurt in 2019
Various halls at the Frankfurt Messe will be under construction in the coming year, forcing the Frankfurt Book Fair to reconfigure where some exhibitors and participants will work when the annual event is held in October 16-20, 2019 Initially, the most impacted part of the fair will be the
- Agent Takes Up Pen
Editors who are also novelists are not unknown (Michael Korda at S&S, Star Lawrence at Norton and Joe Kanon, late of Houghton Mifflin, come to mind), but agents who take the plunge into fiction are a rarer breed.
- Tumanov: Confessions of a KGB Agent
In 1969, this sleeper agent was activated; by the time he was recalled home and retired in 1986, he had become news editor.
- Conversations with My Agent
Long makes the story entertaining by rendering many scenes-especially those involving his nameless, genderless agent-in sitcom form (dialogue, stage directions, etc.).
- T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents, Volume 1
In this relaunch of a Silver Age superhero comic, two young agents, Colleen Franklin and Toby Henston, are assembling a new T.H.U.N.D.E.R.
- Ghost: Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent
With spy thriller suspense and the clarity of a police report, former special agent Burton's State Department saga reads like a brewing-storm prequel to the current "war on terror."
- Poison Fruit: Agent of Hel
Though some whimsy still comes through in the final book of Carey’s Agent of Hel suburban fantasy trilogy (after Autumn Bones), a darker, wintertime mood pervades the intimate story.
- FBI Secrets: An Agents Expose
Ex-FBI agent and first-time author Swearingen remembers a time during the mid-1950s when half a million Americans were Justice Department targets for arrest in case of ``national emergency.''
- A VERY ENGLISH AGENT
A work of literary devilry, this latest political thriller by veteran Rathbone (The Last English King , etc.) is the tale of Charlie Boylan, a dwarf who claims to have been agent 003 for the English government in the 19th century.
- Viral Issue: The Networked Agent
As an agent, one of the most exciting—and necessary—aspects of my job is discovering new talent.
- Dirk Daring, Secret Agent
Eleven-year-old Darren Dirkowitzâaka Dirk Daring, Secret Agentâis very serious about his spycraft.
- Agent of Utopia: Stories
Zany and kaleidoscopic, the 12 stories in Duncan’s third collection draw on Southern traditions of tall tales and span time periods, continents, and the realm of human imagination to create an intricate new mythology of figures from history, literature, and American folklore.
- The Unlikely Secret Agent
In 1963, officers of the South African Security Branch arrested a white woman, Eleanor, from the bookstore where she worked for her father.