2001: TOP 20 AGENTS FOR HARDCOVER NONFICTION
- hot deals. Baker, John F. // Publishers Weekly;3/27/2000, Vol. 247 Issue 13, p18
Presents an update on business deals between publishers, authors and book agents in the United States as of March 2000. Book to be published by HarperCollins; Publication rights for the autobiography of Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin; Collaboration between Michael Gross, senior editor of...
- IN BRIEF. // Physics Today;Jan90, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p69
This article focuses on Astronomy Educator, a monthly educational supplement being offered by the publishers of the magazine, Astronomy, to its subscribers in 1990. The Astronomy Educator provides news and ideas for astronomy teachers. The supplement is only available with a subscription of the...
- Expect Less, Do Homework. // Publishers Weekly;10/5/2009, Vol. 256 Issue 40, Special section p4
The article discusses the highlights of a roundtable discussion on the state of academic publishing from the perspectives of book agents held in October 2009. Among the panelists were Jill Kneerim, director of Kneerim & Williams, Gail Ross, agent and president of Gail Ross Literary Agency and...
- Gift subs: Why defer payment? // Folio: The Magazine for Magazine Management;7/1/97, Vol. 26 Issue 9, p9
Looks at whether publishers should defer payment on gift subscriptions without testing. Comments from June Steinfeld, circulation director for Brant Publications; Importance of the elimination of deferred payment on gift subscriptions; Advice from panelists who attended a Direct Marketing...
- Calculators and crystal balls: Predicting journal subscription prices. Akie, Ronald E. // Publishing Research Quarterly;Summer96, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p9
Examines the prediction of journal subscription prices. Importance of planning subscription prices for libraries; Information on the publishing environment.
- Tax on reading. // Editor & Publisher;3/11/95, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p6
Criticizes a legislation that imposes a 5% tax on subscription and sales of books in the United States. Discriminatory nature of the tax.
- NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER SCORECARD THE TOP 10 AGENTS. // Book Publishing Report;11/10/2003, Vol. 28 Issue 43, p8
Presents the chart ranking the top nonfiction agents and its book agency in New York as of November 2003.
- Learned life in the letterbox. Mccartney, Margaret // GP: General Practitioner;2/10/2003, p82
Focuses on the preference of the author to subscribe for every medical journal. Reason for her subscriptions; Her interest in the journals that she receives.
- Lit boutiques' new peak. Bing, Jonathan // Daily Variety;9/11/2002, Vol. 276 Issue 71, p1
Reports the importance of Boutique book agents in the literary food chain in Los Angeles, California. Percentage rate of book deals; Development of a series based on an as-yet-undisclosed property; Expansion of the book market.