Category: Series Spotlight

#HWBlitz: Editor Wish List

And the survey says… I surveyed some of the editors who acquire for the Heartwarming series and asked them the key questions.  What are they looking for?  What have they seen too much of? Here’s what they told me: Claire Caldwell @cpmcaldwell “I’d love to see more diversity in Heartwarming, especially characters with diverse ethnic/cultural/racial…

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Series Spotlight: Desire

Welcome to today’s spotlight for one of Harlequin’s bestselling category lines: Harlequin Desire! At Desire, we publish reads that are emotional, dramatic, sexy, and romantic. Because Desire novels are category romances, we need to see character and plot tropes, but what you do with them is up to you! We want juicy, soap opera plots.…

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Series Spotlight on Harlequin Historical Romance

This month, the series spotlight is on Harlequin Historical, and we have a very special presentation for you to enjoy – see below! Sit back, relax and click on ‘Start Prezi’. Then simply click through the presentation using the left and right arrows on screen or on your keyboard, and you’re good to go! (When…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Blaze

Sizzling romance series seeks sexy new manuscripts for a happily ever after I’m Blaze, a spicy series with, let’s just say it, a colourful past. From Navy SEALs to Hollywood hunks, cowboys to contractors, firefighters to security specialists, I’ve known a hero or two in my time. We’ve been around the world together, exploring the American…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Intrigue

ALL POINTS BULLETIN: Be On the Lookout For A Crime Solving, Complex Mystery with an Emotionally Compelling Romance DESCRIPTION: Cowboy, ex-military, or alpha hero protecting a no-nonsense, girl next door heroine and working with her to solve a mystery or crime while developing a palpable physical and emotional attraction. Hero is not afraid to break…

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Welcome to the #WriteMedicals ER!

Have a burning desire to #WriteMedicals but not sure of what that really means? The Medical Team is here to help you through the trauma! Harlequin Medical Romance is the home of cutting-edge medical dramas with settings in some of the world’s most vibrant and beautiful places, from big cosmopolitan cities (which we’d currently like…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Medical Romance!

We’re kicking off today’s ‘Medical Takeover’ on the SOLD Blog with a Q & A with the lovely Medical team. Find out what they’re looking for and what key advice they have for you!   #1: What would you love to see in your submission pile? Sheila Hodgson, Senior Editor: I would just love to…

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Series Spotlight on… Harlequin Special Edition!

Recipe for the perfect Harlequin Special Edition Have you always wondered what ingredients go into a great Harlequin Special Edition? Here’s the recipe for a stellar Special Edition novel: Start with one sexy hero. Whether he’s a hometown single dad, a big-city billionaire, or a dashing rancher, he’s sure to make the reader – and…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Superromance

  Hi, I’m Piya Campana, Assistant Editor of Harlequin Superromance. I’m Super excited to talk Superromance with you today! Harlequin Superromance is our longest contemporary series line, clocking in at a range of 80–85000 words. This longer word count allows for what we call a “big story” feel in our books—the depiction of the larger…

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