Sunday, March 21, 2010

Agent News - 3/21/10

Unsubstantiated reports on the Absolute Write Forums indicate that Nikki Van de Car has left Sterling Lord Literistic and Maya Rock has left Writers House.

Former newspaper columnist Joyce Holland has become an associate agent at D4EO Literary Agency. (She has been reading manuscripts for the agency.) She is focusing on mysteries, romance, science fiction, thrillers and "nonfiction that leaves her feeling she's discovered a new truth." (Source: Publishers Marketplace)

Sally van Haitsma has formed her own agency, van Haitsma Literary, after six years at the Castiglia Literary Agency and, before that, the Sandra Dijkstra Literary Agency. She represents commercial and literary fiction, narrative non-fiction, current affairs, pop culture and business. (Source: Publishers Marketplace)