*Film rights to Criminal Conversation by Evan Hunter, a.k.a. Ed McBain, went for a reported high six- figure sum to Cruise-Wagner Productions (yes, that Cruise). *Simon & Schuster spent $10 million for a four-book deal with Lonesome Dove author Larry McMurtry.
Posted February 18 1994 — 12:00 AM EST
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