Blake J. Harris's Console Wars documentary debuts on CBS All Access

Harris wrote the bestselling book and co-directed the movie; watch the trailer here.


New deals up on Publishers Marketplace

Non-fiction: Pop Culture

Author of the graphic novel histories THE LIFE OF FREDERICK DOUGLASS and the forthcoming THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY, historian, cultural critic, and director David Walker's BLACK FILM, an illustrated narrative of the history of African-Americans in film, from the early 1900s to the present day, to Kaitlin Ketchum at Ten Speed Press, in an exclusive submission, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (world).

Non-fiction: Pop Culture 

Screenwriter and producer aka @bachelorclues Chad Kultgen and TV writer on The Good Place Lizzy Pace's HOW TO WIN THE BACHELOR: THE SECRET RULES OF AMERICA'S TRUE PASTIME, a new bible for Bachelor watchers based on the authors' podcast Game of Roses, presenting the hidden rules and statistics that govern the show and shares a surefire path to winning for any contestant and a new language and way to understand the show for fans, to Hannah Braaten at Gallery, at auction, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).

Non-fiction: Health 

Chair of functional medicine at Cancer Treatment Centers of America and board member of the American Nutrition Association Dr. Stacie Stephenson DC's VIBRANT, a guide to optimal health, avoiding chronic disease, and looking and feeling years younger through lifestyle changes, to Glenn Yeffeth at BenBella Books, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (world English).

Non-fiction: Biography 

Author of CONSOLE WARS and THE HISTORY OF THE FUTURE, entertainment and tech journalist, and filmmaker Blake Harris's EMPEROR OF NOTHING, a biography of Larry David and story of his influence on our culture, from his early struggles as a standup and a writer on Saturday Night Live, to creating the most successful TV show in the world (Seinfeld), and then reinventing himself as a star on another iconic show (Curb Your Enthusiasm), and on the way mentoring the writers and producers who went on to run shows like Veep, The League, and Silicon Valley; based on exclusive access and hundreds of interviews, to Matthew Daddona at Dey Street Books, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management, in association with Julian Rosenberg at Circle of Confusion (NA


Secretary of Defense under President Clinton, William J. Perry, and think tank director Tom Z. Collina's editorial, taken from their new book The Button, is in The New York Times

Read it here.


Leslie Gray Streeter appears on TODAY with Hoda and Jenna to talk about Black Widow

Watch it here.


Sarah Rutledge's "Modern Love" essay is in The New York Times

Read it here.


Haylie Pomroy's new book Cooking for a Fast Metabolism debuts on Good Morning America

Watch it here.


New deals up on Publishers Marketplace

Non-fiction: Health

Author of THE POWER OF WHEN Michael Breus PhD and author of TWO TURNS FROM ZERO and founding master instructor of Soul Cycle Stacey Griffith's EXHAUSTED? DISCOVER YOUR PERSONALIZED POWER PROFILE AND GO FROM DRAGGING ASS TO KICKING IT, a guide to beating fatigue, maximizing energy, and living your best and happiest life using the principles of chronobiology, metabolic body type, and simple movements, to Tracy Behar at Little, Brown Spark, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).

Non-fiction: Parenting 

Berkeley PhD and NPR correspondent Michaeleen Doucleff's HUNT, GATHER, PARENT, a parenting manifesto based on the author's investigative research and viral articles on the child rearing practices of ancient humans and soon to be its own dedicated multiplatform series, to Jofie Ferrari-Adler at Avid Reader Press, in a major deal, at auction, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).
UK rights to Ed Faulkner at Harper Nonfiction, at auction; rights also to Koesel (GERMANY), in a pre-empt, by Sebastian Ritscher at Mohrbooks; to Grijalbo (SPAIN), at auction, by Aida Tarragona at MB Agency; to Rizzoli (ITALY), at auction, by Stefania Fietta at Donzelli Fietta; and to Bruna (NETHERLANDS), by Willem Bisseling at Sebes & Bisseling; on behalf of Alex Glass.

Children's: Middle Grade Fiction 

Caroline Hickey's THE GEOGRAPHY OF GINNY P, the story of an opinionated and funny 10-year-old geography fanatic navigating summer in a new town, missing her deployed dad, and bursting with the challenges and rewards of being a little bit different, filled with geography facts and illustrated with maps and landmarks, to Christy Ottaviano at Christy Ottaviano Books, at auction, in a two-book deal, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (NA).

Graphic Novel

Comic book writer and cultural critic David Walker with illustrator Marcus Kwame Anderson's THE BLACK PANTHER PARTY, a history presenting the cultural and political impact of the revolutionary organization, using illustrated profiles, essays, and comic book-style retellings to capture major events, people, and actions; and BIG JIM AND THE WHITE BOY, pitched as a flip-the-script reimagining of THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN in graphic novel format, told from escaped slave Jim's point of view as he seeks retribution for the trauma and injustices of slavery, to Patrick Barb at Ten Speed Press, in a two-book deal, by Alex Glass at Glass Literary Management (world).

 


Michaeleen Doucleff's essay "Turn Your Demanding Child Into a Productive Co-Worker," taken from her upcoming book Hunt, Gather, Parent, is in The New York Times

Read it here.


Robert Glazer's Elevate is a National Bestseller

Elevate hits the Wall Street Journal (#6) and USA TODAY (#46) lists for the week of October 10th.


Jon Gordon and Damon West's The Coffee Bean is a National Bestseller

The Coffee Bean hits the Wall Street Journal (#2), Publishers Weekly (#6), and USA TODAY (#70) lists for the week of July 15!