Once A Skeptic, Agent Jillian Manus Now Enjoys A Taste Of Success With Bestselling Diet Book

June 2001
Book Publishing Report;06/11/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 24, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the success of the book 'The Business Plan for the Body' by Jim Karas. Decision of Jillian Manus to act as author agent; Career history of Jim Karas; Details on the meeting of Karas and Manus.


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