- How Gator Says Good-Bye!
Agent: Abigail Samoun, Red Fox Literary.
- Chicken in School
Illustrator’s agent: Justin Rucker, Shannon Associates.
- Religion Update: Academic Publishing 2009
To provide a detailed picture of the state of academic publishing in what has been a challenging year, PW assembled multiple voices at four “round tables” for editors, marketing execs, reference editors and agents.
- Betty Bunny Didn't Do It
Author’s agent: Holly McGhee, Pippin Properties.
- The Mysterious Moonstone (Key Hunters #1)
Author’s agent: Linda Pratt, Wernick & Pratt Agency.
- The Frankfurt Syndrome
Agent Ed Victor resold Sonny Mehta at Knopf a novel called Fan-Tan written jointly 30 years ago by the late Marlon Brando and author Donald Cannell.
- Appealing to Romance's Passionate Fans: Focus on Romance 2011
❤ Amazon Publishing had a booth at BEA, and we enjoyed meeting with agents and booksellers there.
- Deals: Week of 8/23/10
Wiley's Fiat Saga Agent Jane Dystel sold world rights to Jennifer Clark's Mondo Agnelli to Debra Englander at Wiley.
- PW: Hot Deals: War Du Jour
Three publishers participated in the auction conducted by Literary Group International agent Jim Hornfischer for The Nightingale's Song, by James J.
- MetaComet Debuts AuthorPortal.com
Agents can also provide publishers with immediate access to authors’ work, so they can focus on the deal itself rather than playing messenger.
- Mystery Notes
Agent, Dominick Abel.
- SF/Fantasy/Horror Notes
Agent, James Frenkel.
- Short Takes
Johnson's new novel, Dating Games, went to Geoff Kloske for publication next fall; the house has already done three of his books and bought this one for world English rights from agent Elaine Koster.
- O.J. Book Woes
-based Renaissance Agency agent Alan Nevins, he was informed by agent Lucianne Goldberg that she wanted to be paid a commission as well.
- Short Takes
Two new agents have joined Jane Dystel Literary Management: Nancy Stender, who has been a buyer at Borders and was most recently at Sanford Greenburger; and Jonas Paterno, a former lawyer whose first agenting job this is....