Sharon's Muse.... Let's chat over coffee while I ponder some things

About Me

My Meez


Recent Entries



Interesting Sites




In Stores

Watch mini trailer

Clip of places featured in Again

Need Flashplayer to view. Give time to load.


Short, Short Ebooks

Sunday, March 18, 2007

Latest Women's/Romance Publishing News

Per Publishers Lunch

NYT bestselling author Allison Brennan's next romantic suspense trilogy, to Linda Marrow and Charlotte Herscher, and three books in a new FBI romantic suspense series, to Linda Morrow at Ballantine, both in major deals, by Kimberly Whalen at Trident Media Group (NA).

Jessica Andersen's NIGHTKEEPERS, the first three books in the series, about the modern-day men and women who must prevent ancient Mayan demons from triggering the apocalyptic firestorm that a two-thousand year-old prophecy predicts for December 21, 2012, to Kara Cesare at NAL, in a very nice deal, in a pre-empt, by Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency (world English).

Cindy Holby's BREATH OF HEAVEN, and a colonial about an English soldier in the Revolutionary War who is nursed after an injury by a bond servant who he believes betrayed him, to Alicia Condon at Dorchester, in a two-book deal, by the Meredith Bernstein Literary Agency.

Susan Page Davis's DEFENDING LAUREL, in which a woman, on trial for murdering her husband, is aided by a policeman who believes her to be innocent, but cannot find the evidence that would clear her, to Krista Stroever at Harlequin, in a nice deal, by Chip MacGregor at MacGregor Literary.

Pleasure Control and Pleasure Prolonged author Cathryn Fox's THE HOT LINE, an erotic anthology, an on-call service that dispatches totally authentic, fully equipped firemen to explore the secret fantasies of women in need, to Kerry Donovan at NAL Heat, by Bob Diforio of D4EO Literary Agency (World).

Alluring Tales author Delilah Devlin's INTO THE DARKNESS, about a woman who discovers her true dark nature with the help of a New Orleans detective, and GUARDIAN OF DARKNESS, about an ancient vampire who faces the darkness from his own past, the first in The Dark Realm Series, to May Chen at Avon Red, in a nice deal, by Bob Diforio at D4EO Literary Agency (World).

Vivi Anna's BLOOD SECRETS and DARK LIES, the first in the Valorian Chronicles, to Tara Gavin at Harlequin Nocturne, by Bob Diforio at D4EO Literary Agency (World).

Miralee Ferrell's debut THE OTHER DAUGHTER, in which a marriage and family fall into crisis after a child the husband never knew he had is dropped off on their doorstep, to Dennis Hillman at Kregel, in a nice deal, by Tamela Hancock Murray at Hartline Literary Agency.

Stella MacLean's HEART OF MY HEART, and a love relationship that lasts a lifetime, to Paula Eykelhof at Harlequin, in a nice deal.

The Key
"nice deal" $1 - $49,000
"very nice deal" $50,000 - $99,000
"good deal" $100,000 - $250,000
"significant deal" $251,000 - $499,000
"major deal" $500,000 and up


Sharon Cullars Coffee Talk at 3/18/2007 05:28:00 PM Permanent Link     | | Home


Layout Design by Hajira Thanks to:Getty Images BlogspotBlogskins