Category: Harlequin Authors

7 Things from Debut Author Melinda Di Lorenzo

We thought we’d ask some of our new authors some questions about how they got here! So lets welcome Melinda Di Lorenzo as our first feature! BAD REPUTATION (the new title of Promises Made, Promises Broken) is coming out from Harlequin E this June.  It was one of the SoYouThinkYouCanWrite/Wattpad winners, and we’re delighted to feature it! …

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Double good news for Harlequin Historical author Elisabeth Hobbes!

We’ll miss Harlequin Historical Editor Sarah Stubbs when she leaves Harlequin this week, but wish her well on her new journey! She’ll still be freelancing, though, so we aren’t losing her entirely!  Meanwhile, she’s been keeping busy and we wanted to share this info! The best part of being an editor… Our newbie Historical author…

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Who Do We Celebrate? Authors!

The Harlequin Blog ran this a few weeks ago, but we thought we’d continue to highlight some of the amazing, prolific and committed–in all the best ways!–authors we work. It’s amazing to see them all–especially delighted that last year’s SYTYCW winner Kat Cantrell has her fifth book coming out now! Congratulations to the Harlequin and…

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Selling the Unsellable by LIH author Christina Rich

Here on the SOLD! blog we love the stories of authors proving that the “impossible”–selling the story “everyone” says will never work–comes true. Here’s one story from new Love Inspired Historical author Christina Rich that succeeded!   Selling the Unsellable…  “I’m sorry, Christina, although your writing is good, the story isn’t what we’re looking for. We’re…

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I Sold My Book! Now What???? by Harlequin Author Olivia Miles

The happiest time for a new author? Getting The Call! But then what happens? New Special Edition author Olivia Miles gives us some insight to her experiences… I SOLD MY BOOK! NOW WHAT…? It was around this time two years ago that I sold my first book, ‘TWAS THE WEEK BEFORE CHRISTMAS, to Special Edition…

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Harlequin Desire Author Sarah M. Anderson Goes Back to Her Roots…

So many Harlequin authors are incredibly versatile and can turn their hands from sweet to sexy, from emotional to action-packed and everything in between. Happily, here at Harlequin we can find something to suit most authors–and readers! So here’s Harlequin Desire author Sarah M. Anderson to tell what’s new in her repertoire!  I’m so excited to…

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Harlequin Editor Paints a Picture of the AFS…

As debut author Amy Woods gets ready for HIS TEXAS FOREVER FAMILY to come out in Harlequin Special Edition in September 2014, her editor, Carly Silver, is also going through this process for the first time with an author. Yesterday Amy told us about titling, here Carly will give an editor’s perspective… What’s in a…

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Author Amy Woods Goes Through Next Steps as Harlequin Author

Once the sale has been made, there are myriad other steps in taking a book from manuscript to finished book! Each publisher has their own process, but here’s a glimpse at what Amy Woods is going through as her manuscript becomes a Harlequin Special Edition…. Confirming a title and a cover… I’m so glad to…

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Milinda Jay Recommends Writing a Book in a Month!

New Love Inspired Historical author Milinda Jay’s first book–Her Roman Protector–is just out! She’s taking a very interesting time period for historicals–and particularly for Inspirational titles–and written a compelling story. And just look at that fantastic cover! Here’s some advice she gives on how to write quickly and well! Why  Writing a Novel in a…

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Sheryl Lister Talks About her Writing Journey to Harlequin Kimani!

Just To Be With You, Sheryl Lister‘s debut Kimani, isn’t out until August, but we’re already thrilled with the enthusiasm, energy and sheer excitement she brings to the line! It’s been a long journey to publication, but we’re delighted to have her  A Daughter’s Journey… Many people ask if I just woke up one morning…

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