NYT Bestselling Author new Romance

NYT bestselling author Lauren Dane’s CAKE, about a Seattle-based manga artist and the notorious — and mowhawked, pierced and tatted — metal sculptor she wants to put her hands all over, to Malle Vallik at Harlequin, for Cosmo Red Hot Reads, for publication in September 2013, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

USA Today Bestselling Author New Adult

USA Today bestselling author Erin McCarthy’s TRUE, a new adult novel about an awkward overachiever whose college roommates decide that as an act of kindness (unbeknownst to her) they’ll help her lose her virginity by hiring a mutual friend — a confident, tattooed bad boy — to do the job but when these opposites genuinely attract there turns out to be more passion than anyone would have guessed, to Cindy Hwang at Berkley, in a very nice deal, in a two-book deal, for publication beginning in May 2013, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).

Continuing Steampunk Romances

Karina Cooper’s next books in the St. Croix Chronicles, a Victorian-set steampunk-influenced murder mystery series, to Angela James at Carina Press, in a three-book deal, for publication in beginning fall 2013, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

New Digital Picture Books

Interactive digital rights for author Justin Matott and illustrator David Schiedt’s picture books MISS SPELL and DRINKING FOUNTAIN JOE, to Pavel Bains at Storypanda, for publication in 2013, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency.

New Picture Book

Roseanne Greenfield Thong’s ‘TWAS NOCHE BUENA, an Hispanic re-imagining of ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas, full of Christmas Eve imagery and Spanish words intermixed with the English text, to Joanna Cardenas at Viking Children’s, in a pre-empt, for publication in Fall 2014, by Natalie Lakosil at Bradford Literary Agency.

New Romance Series

HelenKay Dimon’s next three titles in the forthcoming Corcoran Team series, to Rachel Burkot at Harlequin Intrigue, in a nice deal, in a three-book deal, for publication in Summer 2014, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World).

NYT Bestseller Lauren Dane’s new romance series

NYT bestselling author of TART, Lauren Dane’s INK AND CHROME, a contemporary romance series set in Seattle’s hottest custom motorcycle and classic car restoration shop, Twisted Steel, to Leis Pederson at Berkley Heat, in a very nice deal, in a three-book deal, for publication in beginning summer 2014, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).
Translation: Taryn Fagerness at the Taryn Fagerness Agency

NYT Bestseller Megan Hart’s new serialized romance

NYT bestselling author of SWITCH Megan Hart’s EVERY PART OF YOU, a serialized erotic romance, to Jennifer Weis at St. Martin’s, in a very nice deal, in two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

New Cowboy Romances

Katie Lane’s next 2 installments in the Deep in the Heart of Texas contemporary romance series, again to Alex Logan at Grand Central, in a nice deal, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency.

Final book in YA Aether Chronicles

Suzanne Lazear’s FRAGILE DESTINY, the 3rd installment of the Aether Chronicles, a turn-of-the century steampunk fairytale series, in which a search for a magical artifact previously cast out of the Otherworld finds the protagonists embroiled in court intrigues, vengeance and murder, to Brian Farrey-Latz at Flux, in a nice deal, for publication in 2014, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).
Translation: Taryn Fagerness at Taryn Fagerness Agency

Jenn Bennett’s new 1920’s romance

Author of KINDLING THE MOON, Jenn Bennett’s BITTER SPIRITS, in which a notorious bootlegger crosses paths with a spirit medium after a bizarre haunting in Chinatown in 1920’s San Francisco, to Leis Pederson at Berkley, in a nice deal, in a two-book deal, by Laura Bradford at Bradford Literary Agency (World English).