Sci-Fi Genre Gave Agent Heifetz Her Start, And 20 Years Later Keeps Her On The Bestseller Charts

Anderson, Kori
April 2002
Book Publishing Report;4/22/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 16, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the success of book agent Merrilee Heifetz in the industry. Specialization in science fiction/fantasy novels; Career background; List of books handled by Heifetz.


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