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Just days after scoring a seven-figure deal for domestic and foreign publishing rights, bestselling author Ernie Cline ("Ready Player One") has sold feature film rights to his next novel, "Armada,"…
In a response to the changes rocking the book publishing biz, ICM Partners has set a strategic alliance with Washington, D.C.-based Sagalyn Agency to bolster its already strong publishing department.
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With the "50 Shades of Grey" series hitting 10 million sales this week, ebooks are emerging as a sexy new source of material for Hollywood. The majors are keeping a close eye on digital bestseller…
Now that HBO has greenlighted the new series "Game of Thrones," it's not just TV execs who are hoping for the next "True Blood."
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