Message from Linda

 
Welcome to Langtons International Agency  Newsletter!
 
Langtons International Agency is one of New York's most successful boutique literary agency specializing in non-fiction: including memoir, true crime, biography, politics, self-help, and business , and exceptionally well written literary and commercial fiction: including mystery, thrillers, women's fiction, and young adult. We have recently added film to our offerings. 

To date, Langtons International Agency has sold a book per month in 2016.
   

Notable releases include Trumbo by Bruce Cook (Grand Central Publishing, September 8, 2015) to coincide with the movie release, starring Bryan Cranston, Diane Lane, and Helen Mirren.

 

Art in the Blood by Bonnie MacBird, (HarperCollins UK, September 2015) first of a planned trilogy of Sherlock Holmes adventures, sold to 17 countries, bestseller in 5.

 

Dancing on Her Grave by Diane Montane and Carolina Sarassa, true crime (Berkley, April 2015), and Lifetime Movie Death of A Vegas Showgirl (October 2016)


 

  

Contact us today to start your journey towards becoming a published author, from an idea to a published book!  

 
Novemb er 8, 2016

We are celebrating a record-breaking week at Langtons International Agency. We secured seven books under contract for six clients last week. All of these books will be available in 2017. 
Congratulations to all our fabulous authors!

Priscilla Bennett's 
Something to Be Brave For sold to Endeavour Press, UK

Our wonderfully talented client Priscilla Bennet  has signed with  Endeavour Press . Priscilla's novel Something to Be Brave For is the story of a woman's journey to escape an abusive marriage to discover who she really is. It will be available in ebook format internationally.

Mike Rubin's  
Cashed Out sold to Fiery Seas Publishing, US 

Published author  Mike Rubin's book has sold to Fiery Seas Publishing. Mike's novel Cashed Out is the first of two thrillers and is a gripping environmental thriller about a lawyer who takes on the corruption of Louisiana's Cancer Alley. It will be available from Fiery Seas in paperback and ebook editions. 
Jaz Davison's  Once Upon a Mouse sold to Austin Macauley, UK 

We have signed our delightful author Jaz Davison with Austin Macauley Publishers. Jaz's quirky and funny, all-ages fantasy novel features beautiful illustrations by Daniel Cabuco. It will be available from Austin Macauley internationally in hardcover, paperback, and ebook formats. 

His and 
Daddy's Rules by Sara Curran sold to Totally Bound, UK

Prolific author Sara Curran's two bestselling erotica novels His and Daddy's Rules have sold to Totally Bound Publishing. Her steamy novel  His  replaced  Fifty Shades of Grey
as a #1 bestseller when self-published and we are happy to have found this and Daddy's Rules a home with Totally Bound. They will be available in bookstores in the UK and internationally online.

Your Life Path by Dr. Linda Watts sold to Skyhorse Publishing, US
 
We have signed Professor Linda Watts's wonderfully innovative guide to self-discovery with Skyhorse Publishing, Carrel Books imprint.  Your Life Path is a hands-on life-mapping guide that draws on Linda's extensive research to provide a tool that helps the reader realize their goals. It will be available in hardcover in the US. 

Marianne Gage's  
Private Faces sold to Endeavour Press, UK 

Author and artist Marianne Gage has signed   with  Endeavour Press . Marianne's novel Private Faces is about an artist and the bonds she forms with the women whose portraits she paints. It will be available in ebook format internationally. 


As we all know, books can take weeks or months to sell. Some take even a year.  That's the nature of the industry and we are so happy that these deals all came together last week to bring the Agency our biggest week ever! 
Congratulations to all of our soon-to-be-published authors!   
Our amazing week concluded with fantastic news from our screenwriters, both of which are showing at film festivals.
 
Nick Westfall: Finding Home  

Finding Home , the first movie by our talented screenwriter Nick Westfall, has been selected to screen at three film festivals! 
The movie has also been picked up for distribution by Kanopy, which reaches the school and library market and is a perfect match for such an inspirational film. We look forward to bringing it to further audiences.

Nick will be interviewed on North Carolina Public Radio show "The State of Things" about the film today, Tuesday November 8th, at 12:20! The show's website lists the ways you can listen depending on your location here.

Jeff Rosenberg's  
Betrothed Wins Best Original Story

Betrothed, the terrifying horror movie from our screenwriter Jeff Rosenberg, won the award for Best Original Story/Script at the FANtastic Horror Film Festival where it was screened last weekend. Betrothed is the story of a young woman captured by a deranged family and forcibly betrothed to their son. Watch the frightening trailer below!


Congratulations Nick and Jeff on all your successes! 
Thank You for Reading!

 Linda Langton, President.
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