Literary Professionals scheduled to attend:
William Clark of William Clark Associates
Represents commercial and literary fiction, quality non-fiction. 10 years experience.
Sinatra! The Song is You by Will Friedwald to Scribner
The Good Life by Tony Bennett with Will Friedwald to Pocket Books
The Girl's Guide to County by Kim Adelman to Broadway Books
Michelle Tessler of Carlise & Company
Represents literary fiction, high quality non-fiction, including narrative, biography, memoir, cultural history, popular science, travel, and mind/body/spirit. 5 years experience.
Not Even Wrong: Inside a World of Outsiders by Paul Collins to Bloomsbury
Sink Reflections by Maria Cilley (aka The Flylady) to Bantam
Defining the Wind: The History of the Beaufort Wind Scale by Scott Huler to Crown
Paul S. Levine Literary Agency and Attorney
Fiction, Mystery, Romance, Reference, Biography, Computers & Technology, Business/Investing/Finance, History, Mind/Body/Spirit, Health Travel, Lifestyle, Cookbooks, Sports, African-American, Science. For both fiction and non-fiction, has great success with authors who originally self-published their books, then wish to have their books re-published by a major publishing house. 22 years experience.
9 Scorpions to Simon & Schuster
Flesh & Bones to William Morrow
Jim Donovan of Jim Donovan Literary
Action/Adventure, Detective/Police/Crime, Historical, Horror, Literary, Mainstream/Contemporary, Mystery/Suspense, Sports, Thriller, Westerns/Frontier. 10 years experience. 22 years in the book business total; bookstore manager, chainstore book buyer, trade book editor, author of several published books.
Manage I.T. and Custer & the Little Bighorn
New mystery series to to Bantam
Amy Hsu, Associate Editor at Little, Brown, imprint of Time Warner Books.
Jane Friedman, Acquisitions Editor for Writer's Digest Books
Gordon Kirkland, Published Author
Justice Is Blind and Her Dog Just Peed in my Cornflakes
and to be released for publication in February, 2004; Never Stand Behind a Loaded Horse
Samuel Pinkus of McIntosh and Otis
Represents Mary Higgins Clark, Carol Higgins Clark, K.C. Constantine, Harper Lee, the estates of John Steinbeck, Sinclair Lewis, Upton Sinclair, Thomas Wolfe and Harold Robbins. Waiting for confirmation.
Michael Psaltis of Ethan Ellenberg Literary Agency
This agency has recent successes such as Final Exit by first time author, Laurie Breton to MIRA. Her next novel, Mortal Sins also to MIRA. Substitute Wife by Dallas Schulze to MIRA. Punk's Wing by Ward Carroll to Signet. Yogi in the Kitchen by Elaine Gavalas to Avery. The Yogi series was launched by Fireside/Simon & Schuster. Waiting for confirmation.