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- Literary agent of change. Flamm, Matthew // Crain's New York Business;4/27/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p35
The article presents information on Eric Simonoff, the top literary agent who recently left Janklow & Nesbit Associates Inc. to join the William Morris Agency Inc. (WMA). Simonoff had built up an impressive roster of clients, weighted toward literary authors such as Jhumpa Lahiri, Edward P....
- Janklow/Nesbit deny persistent sale rumors. O'Brien, Maureen // Publishers Weekly;10/23/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 43, p10
Reports on rumors on the possible sale of the Janklow/Nesbit literary group to the William Morris (WM) Agency. Team's asking price and the lack of guarantees that bestselling authors' compliance with the move as issue of the negotiation of Mort Janklow and Lynn Nesbit with WM executives.
- Hot deals. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;2/8/1999, Vol. 246 Issue 6, p98
Reports on several deals and contract agreement in the publishing industry. Details on the contract of Bantam company with Mort Janklow of Janklow & Nesbit for the publishing of the life story of astronaut John Glenn, who returned to space at age 77; Licensing agreement of Sony Signatures with...
- Janklow & Nesbit Agents Made Jasper Fforde's Bestseller an International Affair. Anderson, Kori // Book Publishing Report;3/11/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p5
Reports the role of Tif Loehnis and Eric Simonoff, literary agents of Janklow & Nesbit in Great Britain, to the success of the book 'The Eyre Affair,' by Jasper Fforde in the 'New York Times' bestseller list. Career highlights of Loehnis and Simonoff; Details of the setting of the book;...
- Thomas Harris Unveils New Title; Secures Fifth Movie Deal. // Book Publishing Report;11/8/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 43, p5
The article reports that novelist Thomas Harris, author of the book "Silence of the Lambs," will publish his fifth novel, "Behind The Mask," with Bantam Dell Publishing Group in fall 2005. Literary agency Janklow & Nesbit Associates Inc. represented Harris in the deal and also sold the film...
- Writers House Celebrates. // Publishers Weekly;9/15/2014, Vol. 261 Issue 37, p9
The article discusses the Writer's House 40th anniversary celebration which took place on September 9, 2014 at the Morgan Library in New York City and was attended by publishers such as John Sargent from Macmillan, Carolyn Reidy from Simon & Schuster, and Jane Friedman from Open Road.
- DEALS. Deahl, Rachel // Publishers Weekly;8/15/2011, Vol. 258 Issue 33, p10
This section offers news briefs on deals in the U.S. book industry as of August 2011. Author Kami Garcia sold the first two books in the series "The Legion" to Little, Brown Book. Random House purchased a book about Robert Kennedy written by Larry Tye. Janklow & Nesbit closed a deal for author...
- Business Book Category Poised For Rebound. // Book Publishing Report;9/13/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 35, p1
Reports on the rebound of business book category, led by established and celebrity authors in the U.S. Predicted increase in the overall business book revenues in 2004, after the stagnant growth between 2000 and 2003; Statement of "Harper Business" editorial director Marion Maneker, regarding...
- Q &Q NEWS. // Quill & Quire;Jan2001, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p9
Report developments related to the book industry in Canada as of January 2001. Enumeration of promoted employees and executive; Schedule of activities related to book publishing; Awards given to writers and publishers.