2023, the Year of the Rabbit brings news of the following:

Tom Santopietro (author of THE SOUND OF MUSIC STORY and WHY TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD MATTERS) celebrates the 50th anniversary of the movie, THE WAY WE WERE. Read THE WAY WE WERE: The Making of a Romantic Classic/Applause Books. Are you an Audrey Hepburn fan? Stay tuned!

#ThreeMinutesALengthening is The Film Critics choice as best first documentary. Based Glenn Kurtz's  critically acclaimed THREE MINUTES IN POLAND, the movie continues to gather other nominations awards left and right. Follow this link to see the trailer for Bianca Stitger's Oscar-contending documentary Three Minutes: A Lengthening and where it is streaming.

YES, I CAN SAY THAT! Based on Judy Gold's book published by Harper Collins, the play will be performed by Gold at Primary Stages from March 4 thru April 16, 2023. The one-woman show is written by Judy Gold and Eddie Sarfaty, directed by BD Wong. Follow this link to order your tickets at Occasional surprise guest talk-backers/back-talkers!
You never know who...
Read the book/see the play.
B there or B square.


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Malaga Baldi has worked as an independent literary agent since 1986. The Baldi Agency is an eclectic agency specializing in literary fiction, memoir and cultural history. She worked as a cashier at Gotham Book Mart, in the Ballantine Books Publicity Department, as an associate at Candida Donadio & Associates and the Elaine Markson Agency before going out on her own. Baldi believes the strength of the author's voice and the heart of the story to be key when considering new work. Baldi graduated from Hampshire College and lives in NYC.

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Conferences attended:
• 2023, Litfest, Denver, Colo.
• 2023, San Francisco Writers Conference
• 2022, Atlanta Writers Conference
• 2021, Litfest, Denver, Colo.
• 2021, Wordsmith Deconstructed, Minneapolis, Minn.
• 2021, Florida Writers Association, Orlando, Fla.
• 2021, Jackson Hole Writers, Jackson Hole, Wyo.
• 2020, The Writers Hotel, New York City
• 2020, Florida Writers Conference, Altamonte Springs, Fla.
• 2019, Pace University Publishing Panel, New York City
• 2019, The New School Agent & Editor Event, New York City
• 2019, Pacific Northwest Writers Association, Seattle
• 2019, The Loft's Wordsmith, Minneapolis
• 2019, Grub Street, Boston
• 2018, 2019, Middlebury Bread Loaf Writers' Conferences
• 2018, Palm Springs Writers Guild
• 2018, The Dallas-Fort Worth Writers Conference
• 2018, Nebraska Writers Guild Spring Writers' Conference
• 2017, Words & Music, New Orleans Writers Conference
• 2017, Historical Writers of America
• 2017, Slice Literary Writers' Conference
• 2017, 13th Annual Clarksville Writers Conference
• 2017, Washington Writers Conference
• 2016, Historical Writers of America
• 2016, Central Coast Writer's Conference
• 2016, San Francisco Writers Conference
• 2015, University of Wisconsin-Madison Writers' Institute
• 2014, Ocean State Summer Writing Conference, University of Rhode Island
• 2014, Clarksville Writers Conference, Nashville Tennessee
• 2014, American Society of Journalists and Authors, New York City
• 2014, Unicorn Writers Conference, Portland, Connecticut
• 2013, Willamette Writers Conference in Portland, Oregon
• 2012, Las Vegas Writers Conference  Las Vegas, Nevada
• 2012, San Miguel de Allende Writers conference, Mexico

MBLA clients are/earn/cited in:
• Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award/Erhart
• Annual NY Times 100 Notable Books/Harris, Feitlowitz
• Barnes & Noble Discover Award winners/Moran
• Berlin Prize, Holtzbrinck American Academy in Berlin/Cappello
• Best American Essays/Houghton Mifflin/Friedman
• Edmund White Award finalists and winners/Picano, Whitaker
• Ferro Grumley Award finalists and winners/Lewis, Picano
• Foreword Indie Award Gold Winner for Family & Relationships
• Foreword Book of the Year award IPPy finalist
• Fulbright Lectureship/Cappello
• Guggenheim Foundation Fellowships/Chasin
• IPPY Gold Medal in Essay/Creative Non-Fiction/Cappello
• John Burroughs Award winner/Glassley
• Lambda Belle Lettres Award winners/Borich
• Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Memoir/Biography Finalist and winner/Borich
• LA Times Book Prize finalists/Harris
• Milkweed National Fiction Award winner/Erhart
• Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award for Best Fact Crime/Mann
• Mystery Writers of America Edgar Award Biography Finalist/Skal
• New Voices Quality Paperback Book Cub finalists/Lowe, Moran, Lewis
• New York Public Library notable "Book for the Teenager: Not the Only One"/Summers
• PEN/Faulkner Award Finalist/Boyd
• Poets & Writers "Best Books for Writers"/Friedman, Dann
• Presidential Fellowship/Chapman University/Kurtz
• Publishing Triangle Judy Grahn award for memoir /Biography Finalist/Mann
• Publishing Triangle Randy Shields non-fiction Award winner/Mann
• Top Village Voice Books/Friedman

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