Chris Kepner is no longer affiliated with Victoria Sanders & Associates. Foreign rights inquires for the agency may be directed to Jessica Spivey.
Heather Rose won Australia's Stella Prize for The Museum of Modern Love (Allen & Unwin).
Patricia Spears Jones won Poets & Wrtiers' $50,000 2017 Jackson Poetry Prize.
The Authors Guild is rolling out a Guide to e-Publishing on a chapter-by-chapter basis, as part of a broader new online Writers' Resource Library.
Editorial manager at Editora Rocco in Brazil Vivian Wyler, 63, died on April 16, after battling cancer for many years. She was about to celebrate her 30th year with the company. Paulo Rocco writes: "Much more than a competent professional, Vivian was a generous, helpful, loving person, whose absence will be much felt. I had the opportunity to work with her for many years. Her legacy will continue; a friend is gone, but not the memory of her friendship."