Tag Archives: Working with an Agent

I thought it might be interesting for people to see how the process of selling a book works, from the time the agent and author first meet to the day that the deal is closed.    I recently sold a wonderful … Continue reading

Deal Announcements, Jenny's posts


It’s time for our monthly interview with a member of Team Bent!  Up this month, the fabulous Louise Fury… How did you get into agenting? In 2004 I married a journalist who wanted to write a book. We spent ages … Continue reading

Louise's posts


This month on the blog, we are still talking about editing, so we asked a few agency clients to share their favorite editorial notes: Katy Cannon Twitter: @KatyJoCannonMy agent, Gemma, always writes the best comments on my manuscripts. Some are insightful, … Continue reading

Gemma's posts, Guest Posts

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We’re taking a small break from our June subject, revision, to introduce a new feature on the blog: TBA Agent Interviews!  Earlier this year, we chatted with Heather Flaherty when she joined the agency, and got the scoop on her … Continue reading

Molly's posts

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This month on the blog we are talking conferences – how to act, what to expect — and we’ll also be sharing some great stories about what our clients have learned at various conferences. To kick us off, I’ve interviewed … Continue reading

Gemma's posts

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As part of a continuing series on our blog, HOW I FOUND MY AGENT, here is a guest post by Ami Allen-Vath about her querying experience and how she came to be represented by our agency. I’m so thrilled to … Continue reading

Guest Posts, Victoria's posts

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No one likes to talk about it, but the truth is that sometimes it’s just necessary to fire your agent. You could have the most successful agent in the world, but it just might not be a fit; you could … Continue reading

Jenny's posts