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.
New Aguirre YA title
NYT bestselling author of ENCLAVE Ann Aguirre’s LIKE NEVER AND ALWAYS, pitched as Twin Peaks meets Veronica Mars with a whisper of If I Stay, in which a girl is torn between brothers, beyond the boundary of death itself, to Whitney Ross at Tor Teen, in a very nice deal, in a two-book deal, for publication in 2018, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (NA).
Translation: Taryn Fagerness Agency
m/m romance from HelenKay Dimon
HelenKay Dimon’s untitled 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.
Final Book in Katee Robert’s O’Malley series
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.
New picture book from Roseanne Thong
Creators of GREEN IS A CHILE PEPPER author Roseanne Greenfield Thong and Pura Belpre Honor and Golden Kite Award winner John Parra’s ONE IS A PINATA, a counting book that presents a slice of Latino life, to Melissa Manlove at Chronicle Children’s, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency for the author, and Adriana Dominguez and Stefanie Von Borstel at Full Circle Literary for the illustrator.
CROSSTOWN CRUSH rights to Germany
German rights to Cara McKenna’s CROSSTOWN CRUSH, to Egmont Germany, by Agence Hoffman, on behalf of Taryn Fagerness Agency and Laura Bradford of Bradford Literary Agency.
Next two books in Joss Wood’s Ballantyne Billionaires series
Joss Wood’s next two books in the Ballantyne Billionaires series, to Stacy Boyd at Harlequin Desire, in a nice deal, for publication in August 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.
Emmy Curtis in new Harlequin Serial thriller
Carla Cassidy, Emmy Curtis, Janie Crouch and Tyler Anne Snell’s TOUGH JUSTICE: COUNTDOWN, in which a serial bomber targeting some of the most influential people in New York sets his sights on an FBI Agent, forcing her to confront her darkest secrets–and compromise everything she believes about law and order, to Patience Bloom, Allison Lyons, and Tahra Seplowin at Harlequin Serials, for publication in February 2017, by Laura Blake Peterson at Curtis Brown, for Cassidy, Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency for Curtis, and Jill Marsal at Marsal Lyon Literary Agency for Snell.
Next two books in the Cates Brothers series
Lee Kilraine’s next two books in the Cates Brothers series, again to Esi Sogah at Lyrical Press, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.
New Irish male/male romantic suspense series
2016 Golden Heart Finalist Layla Reyne’s SINGLE MALT, the first book in the Irish-Whiskey male/male romantic suspense series, about a widowed FBI agent who falls for his handsome, younger partner as they investigate cybercrime cases and the murder of his late husband, to Angela James at Carina Press, in a three-book deal, for publication in beginning early 2017, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).
First book in Soraya Lane’s River Ranch series
Soraya Lane’s COWBOY STOLE MY HEART, the first book in the River Ranch series, in which a wealthy Texas heiress meets her match in a rough-talking horse whisperer, again to Holly Ingraham at St. Martin’s, in a nice deal, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).