Sunday, December 12, 2010

Agent News - 12/12/10

**New Agent** Jacqueline Murphy has joined InkWell Management as a literary agent. Murphy was most recently editorial director at the Harvard Business Press, where she acquired and edited bestsellers such as Groundswell by Josh Bernoff and Charlene Li, and Iconoclast by Gregory Berns. (Source: Publishers Weekly)

**New Agent** Carly Watters is now an associate agent at P.S. Literary Agency. She is representing international literary and commercial fiction, women's fiction, chick-lit, sagas, literary thrillers, memoir, up-market non-fiction and crossover YA novels. (Source: Publishers Marketplace)

Etta Wilson will retire from Books & Such Literary Agency on December 15. She has worked in publishing for nearly 30 years: as editor of trade books at Thomas Nelson; as children's book editor at Abingdon Press, where she developed a list for the general trade; as head of book packager March Media; and as a literary agent. (Source: Publishers Weekly)