- The E-book Pricing Conundrum
However, as one agent pointed out, it's not a fair breakdown when the publisher's take is scrutinized.
- Americans Begin Pulling Out of LBF
Publishers and agents were also saying that, as the number of cancellations from editors and agents in other countries grows, the number of meetings they have set up is being reduced.One major publisher who is still planning to attend is Penguin Random House, although there are a few c
- Deals: Week of February 17, 2014
Agent Jenny Bent, who has an eponymous shingle, represented Crawford, overseeing a seven-round, seven-bidder auction for the work.
- Andrew Wylie Makes First Apperance at Guadalajara
Wylie spoke about the role literary agents play today, especially as regards international markets.
- Short Takes
The North American rights deal was made with agent Jennifer Cayea at Nick Ellison....
- Short Takes
Agent Robert DiForio made the deal....
- Four Questions for...Publishing Scotland's Marion Sinclair
The hope is to promote the work of Scottish-based publishers and agents to the world.
- Book Deals: Week of July 22, 2013
Agent Jim Hornfischer, at Hornfischer Literary Management, brokered the deal.
- Authors Demand Better Treatment from Albert Whitman & Co.
“We are told that some payments and statements are ultimately sent but only with persistent follow-up by the author’s agent; some agents are still waiting.
- Whither Online Rights Trading?
President J l Fishman, formerly a Doubleday editor and then an agent, explained that a number of larger U.S. and British operations, which use sub-agents extensively, found the 5% fee awkward in terms of using their sub-agents and the online service simultaneously.
- What They Do for Love
One agent likes to call it "back-seat publishing."
- Hot Deals
In a seven-figure hard-soft world rights deal negotiated by SMP president and publisher Sally Richardson with agent Sterling Lord, the house bought Dr.
- Four Questions for Brenda Bowen
But I found that I had a lot to learn in order to be a good agent.
- Middle Ground Book Fest: A Panel on the Post-2020 Middle Grade Landscape
Johnson described agenting as being the middleman between the writer and editor.
- PW: Hot Deals
The agent for the book, who sold North American rights, is Jeff Kleinman at Washington's Graybill & English.