Thursday, March 13, 2008

Har Pot

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.


Wednesday, March 12, 2008

What I Don't Want

Below is a list of subjects that I don't want to see nonfiction queries for, unless you're an internationally recognized expert/commentator on the subject:
  • Presidential election
  • Middle East
  • Religion
  • Business leadership
  • Peace Corps

In regard to fiction, I don't want to see:

  • short story collections
  • novellas
  • erotica
  • Rapture or Religious books

Agency Website Submission Form

It seems there were problems with my agency website submission form last night and early this morning. I believe everything should be working now.

Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Hear All About It

It isn't all reading and pitching. A big chunk of my day is spent keeping up on the news in the industry. Thankfully a number of magazines, websites and companies offer daily emails with news. Here are just a few:

Shelf Awareness
PW Daily
Publisher's Lunch
Publisher's Lunch Daily Deal Report
MedioBistro GalleyCat Daily Feed
MediaBistro Revolving Door Newsletter
Variety Daily News

*Some of the above require paid membership/subscriptions.