7 Questions for Debut Author Heather Woodhaven

It’s time to celebrate another new author for Love Inspired Suspense! With their expansion to six books a month, they are definitely on the hunt for talented new authors. Here’s how she got to the sale!  Seven Things We Want to Know: What got you interested in writing? Stories can sweep you away to a…

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What Has Harlequin Editor Kathryn Cheshire Been Buying Lately?

The Harlequin UK office has been on a bit of a buying spree lately! Here’s Kathryn Cheshire (@CheshireKat3), Assistant Editor/Editorial Assistant on the Harlequin Historical team, to tell about her latest Historical acquisition… Ever since swooning over Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean, I’ve harboured a not-so-secret obsession with pirates (seriously though, what girl hasn’t?!).…

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Writing Copy Advice for Harlequin Books

A water downfall in December had Mary-Theresa Hussey (executive editor for Harlequin) going through things tacked to a bulletin board, and she found a memo from 2002 about giving feedback to the copywriters (she was senior editor of Silhouette Romance at the time). Nothing particularly revelatory, but we thought it might be interesting to share! And…

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Olivia Miles on Revisions for Harlequin Special Edition

 It’s true that first thing  an author has to do is put something down on paper/screen–but most will agree that the rewriting, revisions and reworking the story is what makes it really shine! We’ve got a couple of posts on revisions coming up–and here’s Olivia Miles’s take on working with her editor Susan Litman on…

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7 Questions for Debut Author Jen Christie

The SoYouThinkYouCanWrite contest takes a lot of energy from authors and editors both! But it’s always worthwhile to find new authors and read the exciting projects they are working on. This year Jen Christie was one of our finalists–and her book is coming out this week! Find out more… Seven Things We Want to Know:…

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7 Questions for Debut Author Anna J. Stewart

Anna Stewart has been a long time Harlequin fan and would-be writer. She hasn’t had the most traditional path to publication, but does have some great advice! Seven Things We Want to Know: What got you interested in writing? Reading.  If there was one rule in our house growing up, it was that my mother…

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How Harlequin Medical Author Amy Ruttan Got Her Call!

Another fabulous Harlequin Medical Romance author was discovered through their Fast Track contest a few years ago! See how Amy gathered her courage and came out with a dream come true! Hi, I’m Amy and I’m an author for Harlequin Mills & Boon Medical Romance. I got my call in 2013 and my call came…

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Robin Gianna: Another Medical Fast Track Start!

This week we’re focusing on the Harlequin Medical Romance contest going on. Though we’re certainly delighted with yesterday’s SYTYCW finalist, Medicals have often had contests and winners. Here’s another! Can I say how much I love being a Harlequin Mills & Boon Medical Romance author?  And I have the Fast Track submission process to thank…

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Harlequin Medical Author Amber McKenzie is an Overachiever!

Amber first came to our attention during the SYTYCW contest of 2012. When her book became a finalist for the Harlequin Medical Romances we were delighted–and then she came to NYC and we celebrated with her and realized just how smart and talented and funny and nice she was! So we were delighted to see…

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Have You Entered the Harlequin Medicals Contest Yet?

Just a reminder that there’s a fabulous Harlequin Medicals contest going on!   1 chapter in 1 day!   Love medical drama and sizzling romances? Why not write your own Medical Romance! Here at Harlequin, we’re looking for fresh, new voices and exciting stories! From March 24th, we’re offering a lightning fast assessment of your…

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