These Agents Sell The Books That Sell Best

Holt, Karen Jenkins
April 2002
Book Publishing Report;4/29/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the top book agents in the U.S. Bestsellers of Janklow & Nesbit; Debut of the book 'The Bondwoman's Narrative,' by Hannah Crafts; Nonfiction successes of agent Tina Bennett.


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