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Dan Slater, Editor, New American Library A division of Penguin Putnam, Inc.

August 1, 1999 7:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Dan Slater, Editor, New American Library A division of Penguin Putnam, Inc.

Most recent acquisitions include SEA OF HEARTBREAK by bestselling author Bruce Henderson (a nonfiction book about the disastrous Sydney-Hobart race), NOT BETWEEN BROTHERS, an historical epic by David Marion Wilkinson, and THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, a movie companion guide to the upcoming movie "The Blair Witch Project."


Denise Roy, Editor at Simon & Schuster

June 1, 1999 7:23 pm Published by Comments Off on Denise Roy, Editor at Simon & Schuster

My mother, a children's librarian, read to me in the womb, so my relationship with words and books dates back to before I was born. Frances the badger (BREAD AND JAM FOR FRANCES, A BIRTHDAY FOR FRANCES, etc., by Russell and Lillian Hoban) was my favorite.


Finding the Right Agent

June 1, 1999 12:00 am Published by Comments Off on Finding the Right Agent

A monthly column written by an Authorlink! contributing editor. We welcome your questions, comments and input to this page. ASK... View Article


Mitchell Ivers, Senior Editor, Simon and Schuster Imprint: Pocket Books

May 1, 1999 7:45 pm Published by Comments Off on Mitchell Ivers, Senior Editor, Simon and Schuster Imprint: Pocket Books

I was working as a theater director and supporting myself, first with proofreading, then with copyediting, then with line editing. One day, after eight years of tinsel and sawdust and squalor, Random House offered me a job as a senior copy editor, and the next day I had medical and dental.