Category: Series Spotlight

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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Harlequin 102: Welcome to Carina Press

WHAT IS CARINA PRESS? Carina Press is the digital-first, adult single-title imprint of Harlequin Books. Led by Editorial Director Angela James, the Carina Press team has several decades of combined experience in digital marketing and publishing. Carina Press is dedicated to delivering a professional publishing experience to authors while finding new voices for readers. Meet…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Nocturne!

7 Reasons to Love Have you always wanted to write  for Harlequin Nocturne? Here is what you should know! 1. We are Dark, Sexy Paranormal Romance We publish fast-paced 80- 85k word, action-oriented romances with characters that struggle with life-and-death issues in paranormal worlds. Our books are highly sensual and driven by the story’s romance, not…

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Harlequin 101: Which Series Is It, Anyway?

Read on, and don’t forget to join the conversation on Twitter by using the hashtag #sytycw. So you want to write a romance novel! But just what kind of romance do you want to share with the world? Sweet or sexy, suspenseful or funny, paranormal, historical….the world of romance is a pretty big place. Just…

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Series Spotlight on… Harlequin Romance!

This month we’re trying something a little different with our Series Spotlight! To read, watch and experience this series, get comfortable and then press ‘Start Prezi’. Then simply click through the presentation using the left and right arrows on screen or on your keyboard, et voilà! So, without further ado, we’d like to introduce Harlequin Romance to the stage! Enjoy!…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Heartwarming!

If you’re yet to experience the world of Harlequin Heartwarming have no fear! Assistant Editor/Editorial Assistant Dana Grimaldi is here to introduce you to romances that are fifty shades of sweet!   Trying to describe Harlequin Heartwarming can be tricky. Heartwarming books are “sweet romance,” but that doesn’t mean we’re all about tea parties and kittens wearing…

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Series Spotlight on…Harlequin Romantic Suspense!

Murder, Secrets, and Scandals in Harlequin Romantic Suspense and The Adair Affairs By Patience Bloom In every Harlequin Romantic Suspense novel, the romance takes precedence over the suspense. We love those gritty characters who grapple with hard choices, all while losing themselves to love. As the hero and heroine deal with extraordinary circumstances—crime, natural disaster,…

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Series Spotlight on… Harlequin Presents!

 If you haven’t yet dipped your toes into a Harlequin Presents novel, please allow editors Carly Byrne and Pippa Roscoe to welcome you to the sensational and sophisticated world of alpha males, decadent glamour and jet-set lifestyles! We do love an alpha hero in Presents – rich, ruthless and really sexy!  Whether he’s a royal…

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