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My Salinger year

While working for literary agent Phyllis Westberg, aspiring writer Joanna Rakoff receives personal advice from reclusive author J.D. Salinger.

A thousand words

After stretching the truth on a deal with a spiritual guru, literary agent Jack McCall finds a Bodhi tree on his property. Its appearance holds a valuable lesson on the consequences of every word we speak.

Cat among the herrings —Tyler, L. C., author.

Robin Pagham is dead - drowned in a sailing accident. The reaction of everyone in the village on hearing this tragic news is that Robin must have been drunk. After all, that was what he did best - that and drug dealing a...

The other side of the story —Keyes, Marian.

Energetic, ambitious, and sexy, literary agent Jojo Harvey combines Jessica Rabbit's body with a mind like a steel trap. As if watching her back while on the corporate ladder and making million-dollar deals wasn't diffic...

Blind submission : a novel —Ginsberg, Debra, 1962-

Angel Robinson lands a job as the assistant to literary agent Lucy Fiamma, and soon discovers that working for Lucy is no picnic, particularly when she's ordered to whip a mysterious manuscript into shape. But when the c...

The herring on the Nile —Tyler, L. C.

In an effort to rejuvenate his flagging career, crime novelist Ethelred Tressider decides to set his new book in Egypt and embarks on a 'research trip' with his literary agent, Elsie Thirkettle, in tow. No sooner has the...

A mysterious mix up —Kenney, J. C., author.

"Allie Cobb returns home from a book conference armed with hugs for her cat and her boyfriend, and dreams of a long, hot bath. She's also getting ready to take the plunge by hiring an intern for her expanding literary ag...

Foul matter —Grimes, Martha.

Successful author Paul Giverney, harboring a secret ambition involving a reassignment of publishers and editors, sets in motion a hornets' nest of career moves that forces an upwardly mobile editor into a difficult posit...

The other side of the story —Keyes, Marian.

The agent Jojo, a highflying literary agent on the up, has just made a very bad career move: she's jumped into bed with her married boss Mark The bestseller Jojo's sweet-natured client Lily's first novel is a roaring suc...

The rampant reaper : [a Charlie Greene mystery] —Millhiser, Marlys.

Literary agent and amateur sleuth Charlie Green accompanies her mother to her great-great aunt's funeral and finds that someone is offing the elderly in this town's only nursing home.

A genuine fix —Kenney, J. C., author.

"Running the family literary business while preparing for her best friend's wedding, chairing a park planning committee, and getting her rescue cat to bond with her boyfriend's golden retriever doesn't leave Allie Cobb m...

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