- PJ Mark
At a reading, Mark met agent Ira Silverberg, who gave him a few names to help him get in the door.
- Hot Deals
Her agent, Toronto's Beverley Slopen, says her spelling still isn't great, but her storytelling ability is not in doubt.
- I'm Writing a Book. Does That Mean I Have to Tweet About It?
Those agents will rue the day.No, they won’t.
- Deals: 2/22/2010
Shannon Closes on Prose & Smith Agent Denise Shannon just closed a deal for a Patti Smith photography book and her co-agent, Bob Bookman at CAA, also closed on a film deal for one of
- BookExpo 2018: WNDB Panel Looks to 'Diversity 2.0'
I want them to think.”In addition to her role as an agent, Phelan is the founder of #DVpit, a Twitter pitch event geared toward connecting emerging authors of traditionally marginalized backgrounds with agents.
- Book Deals: Week of December 16, 2013
Agent Joanna Volpe at New Leaf Literary & Media represented Peterson.
- Frankfurt Adapts and Grows
Agent Philip Sane recalls the atmosphere in the 1980s LitAg center as, well, intoxicating.
Young took North American rights from agent Ed Victor; pub is May 2007.
- Deals: 11/2/2009
Agent Jane Dystel brokered the deal, and SMP is planning to publish in fall 2011.
- A Fresh Look at YA Literature
Nicholson, in his role as literary agent, began shopping the idea around.
- PW: Hot Deals
The author is journalist Jason Kersten, repped by agent Scott Waxman, who sold North American rights only....
- Guadalajara Draws More Americans
This year's show, held November 26—December 4, drew an unprecedented number of U.S. publishers, agents, translators and librarians.
- Brendan Deneen
“What a manager does and what an agent does can be nebulous,” he says.
- Chabon at Del Rey
Berkley's Natalee Rosenstein has acquired North American rights to Kimberly Scott's legal thriller Undertow, the first in a series, via agent Harvey Klinger.
- For Love or Numbers
"Agents sell books they believe in; publishers need to love them to buy them.