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New Trident Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 24, 2014

Paula Treick DeBoard's THE DROWNING GIRL, pitched as reminiscent of Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight and Defending Jacob by William Landay, asking how far a mother should go to protect her child -- and herself, to Michelle Meade at Mira, in a two-book deal, for publication in Fall 2015, by Melissa Flashman at Trident Media Group. more

New Trident Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 19, 2014

Author of LONG KNIVES and DEATH ON A HIGH FLOOR Charles Rosenberg's TEMPORARILY OUT OF OFFICE, bringing his characters to Paris as they become embroiled in a new plot revolving around a kidnapping and a rare first edition of Les Miserables, to Alan Turkus at Thomas & Mercer, by Erica Spellman Silverman at Trident Media Group (World). more

New Trident Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 16, 2014

Orest Stelmach's THE ALTAR GIRL, the prequel to the Nadia Tesla series, in which the heroine is forced to confront her traumatic childhood and the secrets of her tight-knit ethnic hometown as she investigates her godfather's suspicious death, to Alison Dasho at Thomas & Mercer, by Erica Spellman Silverman at Trident Media Group (World English & German). more

New Trident Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 10, 2014

Bulgarian rights to Karen Robards's JUSTICE, to Kalpazanov, by Anna Droumeva at Andrew Nurnberg Associates Sofia in association with Lauren Paverman at Trident Media Group on behalf of Robert Gottlieb. more

New TMG Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 09, 2014

Serbian rights to Pamela Redmond Satran's YOUNGER, to Vulkan, by Simona Kaleva at Andrew Nurnberg Associates Sofia, in association with Lauren Paverman at Trident Media Group on behalf of Melissa Flashman. more

New TMG Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 05, 2014

Jane Urquhart's THE NIGHT STAGES, set mainly at the wild westerly tip of Ireland in the 1950s centered on the end of an affair between an Englishwoman who was a WW II pilot and her married lover, a metereologist who becomes obsessed with the disappearance of his troubled brother, to Ileene Smith at Farrar, Straus, at auction, by Ellen Levine at Trident Media Group and, again to Ellen Seligman at McClelland & Stewart. more

New TMG Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on June 03, 2014

U.S. State Department Senior Advisor on Pakistan and author of THE BARGAIN FROM THE BAZAAR: A Family's Day of Reckoning in Lahoor, Haroon K. Ullah's PLAYGROUND OF THE DAMNED: When Teens Turn to Terror, an examination of how and why the very young get caught up in and become trained in Islamic extremism, to Valentine Kalk at Brookings Institution Press, by Don Fehr at Trident Media Group (World). more

New TMG Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on May 23, 2014

Kristina McBride's A MILLION TIMES GOODNIGHT, pitched as John Hughes meets Sliding Doors, in which an Ohio teen girl grieving the loss of a friend, spends the night of her life in two alternate strands of time by getting revenge on her backstabbing ex with the help of a boy she's always had feelings for, and who might (or might not) be to blame for her friend's death, again to Alison Weiss at Egmont, for publication in Fall 2015, by Alyssa Eisner Henkin at Trident Media Group (NA). more

New TMG Deals from Publishers Marketplace

Posted on May 22, 2014

Alan Cumyn's HOT PTERODACTYL BOYFRIEND, in which a sexy, charismatic flying beast enrolls in Vista View High, exploding the careful ambitions and well-managed love life of the Student Body Chair, to Caitlyn Dlouhy at Atheneum, at auction, by Ellen Levine at Trident Media Group (North America). more

Much at Stake in Amazon-HBG Fight

Posted on May 15, 2014

After news surfaced last week that Amazon was slow in stocking and fulfilling orders on various titles published by Hachette Book Group, it became apparent that another major publisher was in tough negotiations with the retailer over sales terms. Among the issues on the table between Amazon and HBG are details of new e-book terms, sources familiar with the matter said. Industry insiders, however, see this latest fight as symptomatic of a larger, pressing issue: the ongoing battle to maintain a diverse retail marketplace... http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/publisher-news/article/62254-much-at-stake-in-amazon-hbg-fight.html more