Dea Poirier’s debut THE NEXT GIRL TO DIE, in which a detective is forced to deal with her haunted past as she hunts a ritualistic serial killer that has the same MO as the one who killed her sister 10 years ago, to Alexandra Sehulster at SMP Swerve, for publication in Fall 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).
Auralee Wallace’s next three books in the Otter Lake mystery series, continuing with RING IN THE YEAR WITH MURDER, to Holly Ingraham at St. Martin’s, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency (World).
Erica Sage’s MADNESS HAPPENS HERE, about a snarky teen skeptic who can’t get over his sister’s suicide, until the ghost of Jack Kerouac and an over-the-top Jesus Camp force him to confront his role in her death, to Rachel Stark at Sky Pony Press, for publication in Spring 2018, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency (world).
HelenKay Dimon’s m/m contemporary romance, in which an all-business black ops agent finds himself increasingly intrigued by the very hot and very off-limits handyman doing work on his house, to Sarah Lyons at Riptide Publishing, for publication in late 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.
Joss Wood’s untitled novel in the Texas Cattleman’s Club: The Imposter series, where one stolen identity in a wealthy Texas enclave leads to scandal…and true love, to Stacy Boyd at Harlequin Desire, in a nice deal, for publication in June 2018, by Laura Bradford at The Bradford Literary Agency (World).
NYT bestselling author of THE MARRIAGE CONTRACT Katee Robert’s final book in the O’Malley’s series in which the youngest daughter of the wealthy and powerful O’Malley clan agrees to an arranged marriage with a notorious mobster to save her family, to Leah Hultenschmidt at Grand Central, for publication in 2018, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.
French rights to Ann Aguirre’s Immortal Games trilogy, MORTAL DANGER, PUBLIC ENEMIES, and INFINITE RISK, to City Editions by La Nouvelle Agence, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Czech rights to Ann Aguirre’s DOUBLEBLIND, to Fantom Print, by Kristin Olson Literary Agency, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Jennifer Lohmann’s story of two people looking for love in all the wrong places and going about it in all the wrong ways, to Karen Reid at Harlequin Superromance, in a nice deal, in a three-book deal, by Laura Bradford at the Bradford Literary Agency (World).
Stuff Mom Never Told You podcast hosts Cristen Conger and Caroline Ervin’s UNLADYLIKE: A FIELD GUIDE FOR SMASHING THE PATRIARCHY AND CLAIMING YOUR SPACE, a humorous and intensively researched and comprehensive guide to inclusive feminist living from the inside out, illustrated by Tyler Feder, to Kaitlin Ketchum at Ten Speed Press, at auction, by Monica Odom at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).