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Tuesday, June 12, 2007

Latest Women's/Romance Publishing News

Per Publishers Lunch

NYT bestselling author Gena Showalter's THE DARKEST PLEASURE, the tale of a man possessed by the demon of pain who is forced to self-torture in order to survive and who must battle his best friend, the demon of wrath, in order to save the mortal woman he's come to love, again to Tracy Farrell at Harlequin, in a significant deal, in a three-book deal, by Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency (world).

Carolyn Jewel's SCANDAL, about a not-so-reformed Regency rake in love with a woman who knows first-hand just how badly he's behaved and refuses to consider his serious offer of marriage, to Kate Seaver at Berkley, in a two-book deal, by Kristin Nelson at Nelson Literary Agency (NA).
Translation rights:

Karen Anders's GOING BALLISTIC, a case of mistaken identity leads to danger and desire, to Kathryn Lye at Harlequin Blaze, by Caren Johnson at Caren Johnson Literary Agency (world).

Michelle Maddox's THE CHALLENGE, about a petty thief and a hardened criminal forced to play a game together where their lives are at stake, to Leah Hultenschmidt at Shomi, by Jim McCarthy at Dystel & Goderich Literary Management (World).

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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