Krista Ritchie and Becca Ritchie’s DISHONESTLY YOURS, a new adult romance pitched for fans of Outer Banks about best friends who make a clean break from their con artist families so they can live honestly, only for a risky romantic attraction to threaten it all, to Kristine Swartz at Berkley, in a pre-empt, in a three-book deal, for publication in fall 2023, by Kimberly Brower at Brower Literary (world).
New Deal: LOVE NEXT DOOR – Helena Hunting
Author of the All In series Helena Hunting’s LOVE NEXT DOOR, which follows a woman as she grudgingly returns home to help with the family business, only to bond with her incorrigible new neighbor who is dealing with family issues of his own as they both find solace in one another a small lakeside town, to Lauren Plude at Montlake, in a three-book deal, for publication in July 2021, by Kimberly Brower at Brower Literary (world English).
New Deal: THE LAST SEASON – Jenny Judson & Danielle Mahfood
Jenny Judson and Danielle Mahfood’s debut THE LAST SEASON, the story of two people in opposite social classes as they battle stiff Victorian-era societal rules to find happiness in not just love, but in life, pitched in the vein of Daisy Goodwin meets GREAT EXPECTATIONS, to Sheri Williams at TouchPoint Press, for publication in 2021, by Kimberly Brower at Brower Literary (world).
New Deal: THE NAME CURSE – Brooke Burroughs
Author of THE MARRIAGE CODE Brooke Burroughs’s THE NAME CURSE, which follows a woman as she is pushed to leave the comforts of her home to go hiking in Alaska, only to be paired with a stuffy screenwriter who judges everything about her; she realizes they bring out the best in one another, but not before he uses her unique quirks as inspiration for his next script, to Lauren Plude at Montlake, for publication in August 2021, by Kimberly Brower at Brower Literary (world).
New Deal: WHEN SPARKS FLY – Helena Hunting
Author of SHACKING UP Helena Hunting’s WHEN SPARKS FLY, the first book in a new contemporary romance series that follows three sisters who own an event hotel in Colorado Springs as they fall in love, navigate relationships, and ultimately figure out who they are as individuals, to Eileen Rothschild at St. Martin’s, in a three-book deal, for publication in September 2021, by Kimberly Brower at Brower Literary (world English).