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Posts Tagged ‘Pocket’

Gay for Pocket

Colleen Lindsay, former publicity and marketing guru turned agent with FinePrint Literary Management just sold Kelly Gay’s The Better Part of Darkness, the first in an urban fantasy series featuring a female cop, a single mom and demon hunter keeping the peace in downtown Atlanta after all hell – and heaven – breaks loose, to Ed Schlesinger at Pocket, in a two-book deal (world English).

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Cannon Named Editor-at-Large at Ballantine

Pamela Cannon will join the Random House Publishing Group as Editor at Large, Ballantine Books, specializing in acquiring and editing lifestyle books. Cannon’s hire is effective September 10 and she will report to Libby McGuire, Senior Vice President and Publisher, working from her office in Weston, Connecticut. Previously, Cannon ran her own literary services outpost and worked for Artisan, Pocket and Random House in a variety of publicity and editorial positions.