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- SCIENCE MADE EASY. Konigsberg, Eric // New Republic;3/13/95, Vol. 212 Issue 11, p16
Profiles John Brockman, a self-employed agent of popular science books in the U.S. Amount of advanced payment secured by Brockman for the rights of the book series "The Science Masters"; Other books that have been sold by Brockman to several publishers in the U.S.; Incidents which illustrate...
- Too Much of a Good Thing? Nelson, Sara // Publishers Weekly;5/9/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 19, p5
Presents observations on the book industry. Concerns expressed for Dana Vachon, an author; Comments on the pay received by authors; Rule of thumb that writers might consider; Advice for book agents.
- HOLLYWOOD READER. Anthony, Jason // Publishers Weekly;2/28/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 9, p12
Presents updates on book deals in the U.S. market as of February 2005. Move by the Paramount company to acquire the rights for the book "Love Walked In," by Marisa de los Santos; Establishment of a business agreement between Regan Books Co. and Artists Literary Group's Joe Veltre and Diana...
- INNOVATION OF THE WEEK. // Publishers Weekly;2/28/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 9, p15
Features a linen napkin issued by the Susan Magrino Agency, which invites book dealers and publishers in the U.S. for a special announcement in February 2005.
- Morrow, Storey Find Backlist Gems. Andriani, Lynn // Publishers Weekly;11/10/2008, Vol. 255 Issue 45, p11
The article addresses the growing number of lifestyle publishers in the U.S. releasing backlist reissues. The biggest factor driving backlist reissues in lifestyle publishing is current food and consumer trends. Storey Publishing editorial director Deborah Balmuth said that when the house sees a...
- With Long-Running Bestsellers, Agent Bennett Has Reason To Be 'Very Bullish About The Market' Anderson, Kori // Book Publishing Report;4/1/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p4
Profiles Tina Bennett, a book agent at Janklow & Nesbit. Representation of authors, Eric Schlosser and Malcolm Gladwell; Background on her publishing career; Outlook for the book publishing industry.
- In the Works. Rowe, Dan // Quill & Quire;Nov2003, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p9
This article presents developments related to book industries and trade in Canada. Canadian rights to a first novel by writer D.Y. Bechard have gone to Doubleday Canada. "Vandal Love," an epic about the French-Canadian diaspora in the U.S., will publish in spring 2005. Publisher Maya Mavjee...
- hot deals. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;5/3/2004, Vol. 251 Issue 18, p16
Presents an update on the publishing industry as of May 2004. Plot of the book being written by Fawaz Gergez; Purchase of North American rights to the book "Dr. Robert Atkins: The True Story of the Man Behind the War on Carbohydrates" from agent Scott Mendel by editor Anna Cowles; Deal signed...
- DEALS. Thornton, Matthew // Publishers Weekly;10/24/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 42, p10
Presents news briefs concerning publishing deals in the U.S. as of October 2005. Issues addressed by Pope Benedict XVI in his book "Without Roots: Europe, Relativism, Christianity, Islam" that is set to be released in February 2006; Book agent for a book about the Teutuls family, which stars in...