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THE GIRL WHO COULD BREATHE UNDER WATER by Erin Bartels won first place in the Fiction category of The 2022 Life Is Story Awards.

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WHEN YOU GET THE CHANCE by Emma Lord was selected by the Texas Library Association for their 2023 Tayshas Reading List.

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The Best Romance Novels of 2022 according to New York Times included FIRE SEASON by KD Casey and TANKED by Mia Hopkins.

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The Today Show featured N.K. Jemisin’s Great Cities Duology in its “What to Read” segment, while THE WORLD WE MAKE appeared on the Washington Post’s “9 best science fiction and fantasy novels of 2022” and Audible’s Best of

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October 27, 2022Like

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Kechi Okwuchi appeared on LIFE Today and talked about her memoir MORE THAN MY SCARS and what happened during her painful recovery from her burns.

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Darcie Wilde’s Austen-esque mystery AND DANGEROUS TO KNOW made Five Directions Press’s Books We Loved in October.

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April 3, 2016

Multi-Cultural Fiction

Black Entertainment Television produced Jacquelin Thomas’s HIDDEN BLESSINGS (BET Books) for cable television in 2000.
April 3, 2017

Memoir

90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN by Don Piper and Cecil Murphey, which recounts Don’s death experience, is being made into a film by Family Christian Entertainment, the […]
April 3, 2017

Memoir

Sean Daily at Hotchkiss and Associates sold dramatic rights to Sara Lunsford’s memoir SWEET HELL ON FIRE to CBS Television Studios. The subtitle of the book […]
April 3, 2017

Young Adult

Film rights to Marley Gibson’s GHOST HUNTRESS series, about a sixteen-year-old girl who moves from Chicago to an historic Southern town and begins to discover her […]
April 3, 2017

General Fiction

David Cristofano’s THE GIRL SHE USED TO BE, about a woman who after 20 years in witness protection decides to trust the son of the mobster […]
April 3, 2017

Young Adult

Monica McKayhan’s INDIGO SUMMER books, about a high school freshman dealing with the pressure of sudden popularity in her new school, to Kimberly Ogletree and Karat […]
April 3, 2017

Contemporary Romance

Beverly Brandt’s romantic comedy ROOM SERVICE, optioned to Emmett/Furla Films, by Deidre Knight at The Knight Agency, in association with Matthew Snyder at CAA.
April 3, 2017

Young Adult

Cara Lockwood’s BARD HIGH series, in which students discover that the books they’re reading in class have an uncanny influence over the events in their lives, […]
April 3, 2017

Young Adult

NYT bestselling author Gena Showalter’s RED HANDED, to Sony Pictures Television (Stargate SG-1), with Dan Wigutow Productions, by Sean Daily at Hotchkiss & Associates, on behalf […]
April 3, 2017

Non-Fiction

NYT bestselling authors Don Piper and Cecil Murphey’s 90 MINUTES IN HEAVEN, in which Baptist minister Piper recounts his death, passage to heaven, and return to […]
April 3, 2017

Non-Fiction

I CHOOSE TO STAY (DaFina Books/Kensington) by Salome Thomas-El and Cecil Murphey has been optioned to Disney Studios, in partnership with Solaris Entertainment, for production as […]
April 3, 2017

Contemporary Romance

Cara Lockwood’s I DO (BUT I DON’T), published by Pocket Books/Downtown Press, was already a national bestseller in its third printing when film rights were optioned […]
March 3, 2018

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

The first three books in Lynn Flewelling’s fantasy series, NIGHTRUNNER, to writer/director Charlie Spickler at C-Squared Pictures (RED LEGGED DEVILS), by Lucienne Diver of The Knight […]
April 3, 2018

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

Ramez Naam’s NEXUS, about a drug that links minds and the resulting conflict to control it and define humanity, to Paramount with Disruption Entertainment by Sean […]
June 3, 2020

Sci-Fi/Fantasy

N.K. Jemisin’s Hugo Award-winning sci-fi fantasy novel The Fifth Season is getting the drama series treatment at TNT. The project is in early development at the […]