Tips and quips on publishing from a literary agent.
Thursday, March 13, 2008
According to the LA Times, the last Harry Potter book will be split into two films and shot at the same time. They will be released in November 2010 and May 2011, respectively. Book Six in the series is scheduled for release this November.
Jonathan Lyons is a literary agent at Curtis Brown, Ltd., where represents a select list of authors of biographies, history, science, pop culture, sports, general narrative non-fiction, mysteries, thrillers, science fiction and fantasy, and young adult fiction, in addition to serving as subagent in the United States for several agencies in the UK. Having previously run translation rights at McIntosh & Otis and Folio Literary Management, Jonathan currently oversees Curtis Brown’s translation rights department.
Jonathan is also a licensed publishing attorney with the boutique entertainment law firm Savur, Threadgold & Pellecchia, LLP, a member of The Authors Guild, and a member of the Contracts Committee of the Association of Authors’ Representatives, Inc.