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Sunday, May 20, 2007

Latest Women's/Romance Publishing News

Per Publishers Lunch

Cindy Marolt writing as Jordan Dane's WEB OF LIES, WEB OF THE SENTINEL, and WEB OF SEDUCTION, beginning with an illusive web of impostors on the Internet who lure a deluded teen from her Alaskan home, which launches a chain reaction with an unlikely group of heroes, to Lucia Macro of Avon, in a good deal, by Meredith Bernstein at Meredith Bernstein Literary Agency.

Kate Douglas's WOLF TALES VII, WOLF TALES VIII, WOLF TALES IX, to Audrey LaFehr at Kensington Aphrodisia, in a very nice deal, by Jessica Faust at BookEnds.

Phyllis Schieber's THE SINNER'S GUIDE TO CONFESSION, about three women, best friends who all have their secrets from one another -- and everyone else, and as their stories unfold, dreams will be shattered, truths revealed, and lives unalterably changed, to Leslie Gelbman and Jackie Cantor at Berkley, for publication in summer 2008, plus the first paperback publication of Schieber's first novel, Willing Spirits (1998), by Harvey Klinger at Harvey Klinger (NA).

Megan DiMaria's debut SEARCHING FOR SPICE, asking can a middle-aged woman enjoy a sizzling romantic affair...with her husband?, followed by DANCING IN THE SPICE GARDEN, to Jan Stob at Tyndale, by Beth Jusino at Alive Communications (world).

Christine Zampi writing as Christie Kelley'a HER SCANDALOUS PROPOSAL, a sexy Regency-set historical about a spinster and budding novelist who is determined to learn about the pleasures of carnal love (for "research" of course!), to John Scognamiglio for Kensington Zebra, in a nice deal, for two books, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (world).

Lori Wilde's books 3 and 4 in the Wedding Veil Wishes series, in which a jilted-at-the-altar, starry-eyed schoolteacher starts Romanceaholics Anonymous, only to inflame an emotional civil war between cynics and romantics in her hometown of Valentine, Texas, to Michele Bidelspach at Grand Central's Forever, by Jenny Bent at Trident Media Group.

Bedded Then Wed author Heidi Betts's romantic trilogy, in which an Anything-You-Can-Do-I-Can-Do-Better guy challenges the heroine in a domain sacred to females, to Rose Hilliard at St. Martin's, by Richard Curtis of Richard Curtis Associates.

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


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