Harlequin Editor Piya Campana’s Newest Acquisition, Nicole Helm!

  Editorial Assistant Piya Campana has been with Harlequin for a few years and juggles a number of responsibilities for Harlequin Superromance as well as various projects. She’s also eager to grow her own author base, and was delighted to acquire new to Supers author Nicole Helm. Here’s the scoop!     We at Superromance were absolutely thrilled…

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So how’s SOLD! doing? Harlequin Minds Want to Know!

We started the SOLD! blog about two months ago in the hopes of giving some pertinent, useful information to would-be Harlequin authors. And we want to thank you for the tweets and retweets, the comments, and most of all for coming back! We do think we’ve achieved many of our goals–but it’s equally important to…

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Amelia Autin’s Return to Harlequin Romantic Suspense!

How do you get back into the habit of writing after being away? Amelia Autin wrote two very well-received books (RT nominated for best IMs each year!) in 1996 and 1997. GIDEON’S BRIDE and REILLY’S RETURN were emotional, dramatic and very compelling tales. But then she just stopped writing until this spring. Here’s her story…. …

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Focus on Harlequin Intrigue!

Editor Allison Lyons is an avid mystery and suspense fan–perfect for her job as editor for Harlequin Intrigue! She also has authors writing for Love Inspired, HQN and other lines, so she knows her way around romance, too. Here, though, she’s giving us some insight on just what an Intrigue reader (and editor!) likes…  …

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IF THE SHOE FITS: Other Entries

A few weeks ago we featured a Story Starter contest based on the cover below. We also announced our winners here. But there was some additional curiosity about other entries, so here are a four more we liked! Here’s the cover that started it all…    IF THE SHOE FITS – Lillie R. Cinder paced the expanse of her…

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Harlequin Editors Charles Griemsman, Sarah Stubbs, Piya Campana and Patience Bloom on Hooks

If you didn’t participate in the SoYouThinkYouCanWrite.com conference and contest, why not? But during the conference we had a chat with some editors–Charles Griemsman (Desire), Sarah Stubbs (Historical), Piya Campana (Superromance) and Patience Bloom (Romantic Suspense)— about hooks. The full chat is here on the Harlequin Community Forums, but we’ve pulled some highlights. Q: I want…

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Focus on Harlequin Love Inspired author Margaret Daley

Love Inspired author Margaret Daley writes at least four novels a year for two different lines. She juggles two miniseries, contributes to other projects, and always remains fresh and timely! The emotional tension in her stories of faith and love resonate with her fans. Here she gives some advice about keeping balance….   I write…

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What’s a Cosmo Red-Hot Reads from Harlequin All About?

You can find Writing Guidelines for Cosmo’s Red-Hot Reads from Harlequin, and you can read our first titles here.  But beyond the pages, Cosmo is about the spirit and attitude of the heroine. She needs to be “fun and fearless” and ready to take charge. So a group of Harlequin editors in the NY office…

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