Jessica Renheim

Jessica Renheim

Senior Editor | Dutton

Jessica Renheim is a senior editor at Dutton, where she focuses on thrillers, upmarket commercial fiction, and voice-driven narrative nonfiction. She has worked with award-winning and bestselling authors, including Jussi Adler-Olsen, Joseph Finder, John Hodgman, Brad Parks, Bryan Reardon, and Daniel Suarez. Recent titles include The Taking of K-129 by Josh Dean, Tip of the Iceberg by Mark Adams, and the New York Times bestsellers Ballplayer by Chipper Jones and Bachelor Nation by Amy Kaufman.

What’s the Big Deal?: Advances, Auctions, Contracts and More–Everything You Need to Know about Book Deals

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Writers spend so much time working toward a book deal that when the opportunity finally presents itself, they often forget (or perhaps, caught up in the excitement, would rather ignore) the fact that there is room to negotiate. If you have a great literary agent, he or she will remind you to take a deep […]