Elizabeth Zechel to illustrate Michelle Houts’s LUCY’S LAB, a STEM-based chapter book series in which a second grader, who loves bugs, mud, and everything that looks like science, explores the world around her, each book tying into a different science topic, with the first two books LUCY SAVES SOME SQUIRRELS and SOLIDS, LIQUIDS, GUESS WHO’S GOT GAS?, to Alison Weiss at Sky Pony Press, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the illustrator, and Karen Grencik at Red Fox Literary for the author (World).
NYT bestselling author Lauren Dane’s CHASE BROTHERS series and CASCADIA WOLVES series, to Angela James at Carina Press, in an eleven-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).
German rights to Cara McKenna’s DOWNTOWN DEVIL, to Luebbe, by Agence Hoffman, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Zoe Foward’s THE WAY YOU BITE, in which the daughter of a vampire leader unknowingly saves and falls for the off-limits werewolf king and discovers a long-buried secret, to Tera Cuskaden at Entangled Select Otherworld, for publication in Summer 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World).
Mike Allegra’s EVERYBODY’S FAVORITE BOOK, pitched as The Monster at the End of This Book meets Wreck-It Ralph when a cheeky narrator introduces an assortment of genre characters, each one more determined than the last to hijack the story, illustrated by Claire Almon, to Rhoda Belleza at Imprint, for publication in Fall 2018, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the author and Helen Yung at Astound us (World).
Joanna Shupe’s A DARING ARRANGEMENT, set in New York City’s Gilded Age, an English beauty with a wicked scheme to win the man she loves—and the American scoundrel who ruins her best laid plans, to Tessa Woodward at Avon, in a three-book deal, for publication in late 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.
Soraya Nicholas’s STARLIGHT STABLES, a series about adventure and friendship amongst three horse-mad girls at Starlight Stables riding school, to Michael Boughen at Ambience Entertainment, by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates on behalf of 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 BradfordLiterary Agency (World).
Riley Pine’s new four-book series featuring rebellious royals who find love amidst political intrigue and sensual affairs, to Stacy Boyd at Harlequin, in a nice deal, a four-book deal, by Emily Sylvan Kim at The Prospect Agency and Laura Bradford at the Bradford Literary Agency (World).
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).