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NEWS

- Nalini Singh’s ARCHANGEL’S WAR made #5 on the combined New York Times bestseller list.

- HOW LONG ’TIL BLACK FUTURE MONTH? by N.K. Jemisin is up for Best Collection in the World Fantasy Awards. N.K. will also be the spokesperson this year for Indies First, a campaign supporting independent bookstores that takes place on Small Business Saturday, which this year is November 30.

- Deborah Blake was mentioned in a New York Times article about witchcraft. It also showed the cover of her upcoming book, MODERN WITCHCRAFT.

- The 21 Best Science Fiction and Fantasy Book Series Ever according to Thrillist included THE BROKEN EARTH trilogy by N.K. Jemisin. In an interview with Gizmodo, N.K. also discussed the Green Lantern at the center of her upcoming series FAR SECTOR.

- THE MORGANVILLE VAMPIRES series by Rachel Caine, THE JANE YELLOWROCK series by Faith Hunter, THE GUILD HUNTER series by Nalini Singh, THE VAMPIRE FILES by P.N. Elrod, and THE CHICAGOLAND VAMPIRES series by Chloe Neill made BookRiot’s favorite vampire books list.

- The cover of T.J. Klune's THE EXTRAORDINARIES and an excerpt of Chapter One was revealed in Paste.

- TWEET CUTE by Emma Lord received an excellent review from Kirkus.

ENGAGING THE ENEMY by Reece Ryan won the Golden Leaf award for the Contemporary Short category while HIS UNTIL MIDNIGHT received the Reading Warrior Choice Award for Best Interracial Romance.

- As announced by The Hollywood Reporter, Regina Hall will lend her voice to the upcoming Audible Original THE A.I. WHO LOVED ME, which was written by Alyssa Cole.

- Kate Kessler did an article for Strand Magazine: "Female-Led Thrillers That Would Make Great Movies."


AGENTS OF THE ROUND TABLE

What is one particular item on your wish list that you’d love to find before the end of the year? 

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DEIDRE KNIGHT

I'd love to find an LGBTQ fiction or nonfiction project in any genre, either YA or adult. Recent favorite queer YA reads are Red, White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston and Autoboyography by Christina Lauren. Always a great fan of enemies-to-lovers romance.

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PAMELA HARTY

I’m looking for unique nonfiction, strong author platform in health, diet or cooking space.  


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ELAINE SPENCER

I have been binging on true-crime podcasts the last few months and would love to find an equally addictive true-crime narrative. 


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MELISSA JEGLINSKI

I’d love to find a cozy that takes a tried and true theme such as baking, knitting, or pets, and turns it on it’s head.


NEW CLIENTS ON THE BLOCK

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Robby Weber is a Florida-based writer who loves sunshine, summer, and strong-willed characters. He can normally be found as close to the ocean as possible, with an iced coffee and a novel from Reese's Book Club.

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Alex de Campi is a critically acclaimed and multi-award-nominated writer of thrillers and graphic novels. She always ends up living on islands: currently, Manhattan, where she shares a great apartment with her daughter, a dog and a cat. She also writes for TV and film. 

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Raised in a family of writers, Jackie Logsted was born for an artistic life of creating. In elementary school she co-wrote a nine-book children’s series, The Sisters 8, with her mother and father. Now she’s working toward a degree in American Studies and Film Studies, writing novels and screenplays while attending college.

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Mimi Mondal is a speculative fiction writer and editor, and the first Hugo Award nominee from India. Between 2017 and 2018, she worked as the Poetry and Reprint Editor of Uncanny Magazine, a three-times-Hugo-Award-winning magazine of science fiction and fantasy. She was also an editor at Penguin India between 2012 and 2013.  

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Diana Pinguicha was born and raised under the Portuguese sun, and has a bachelor’s in Computer Engineering, as well as a background in game writing and design. She can be found in Lisbon, usually writing, painting, or engrossed in video games—and sometimes, walking around with her bearded dragon.

RECENT DEALS

- Global leadership speaker and Oprah-featured author Fawn Germer's COMING BACK, providing tactics and perspectives for mid- and late-career professionals who have been pushed aside, cast out, or are returning to the workforce after raising a family, to George Witte at St. Martin's in a pre-empt, by Pamela Harty

- Ruby winner Madison Michaels's THE BATCHELOR BARGAIN, in which an enterprising lady and a notorious crime lord strike a bargain to critique and expose bachelors who seek to prey upon innocent ladies, to Stacy Cantor Abrams at Entangled Amara in a three-book deal, by Pamela Harty

- Melonie Johnson's TOO GOOD TO BE REAL, in which a skeptical reporter covering the grand opening of a resort that promises to provide guests with the "romantic comedy experience of their dreams" stumbles upon her own meet-cute with the prickly programmer in charge of creating the simulated rom-com fantasy world, to Jennie Conway at St. Martin's in a two-book deal, by Pamela Harty

- Cathryn Fox's untitled books, in which a dating app for women that creates competition between men and women leads to a lot of fun, to Kathleen Scheibling at Harlequin Dare in a three-book deal, by Elaine Spencer

- Elizabeth Mowers's first two books in the Lake Roseley series, to Kathryn Lye at Harlequin Heartwarming in a two-book deal, by Pamela Harty

- Nekesa Afia's DEAD DEAD GIRLS, in which a black girl in 1920s Harlem must push herself past the limits of her fears, her past, and the prejudices of New York City society to catch a killer, to Michelle Vega at Berkley in a nice two-book deal, by Travis Pennington

- Syndi Powell's THE CUTHBERT COUSINS, to Kathryn Lye at Harlequin Heartwarming in a three-book deal, by Pamela Harty

- Diana Pinguicha's A MIRACLE OF ROSES, pitched as an f/f #OwnVoices retelling of the Portuguese miracle of the same name, where the Princess of Aragon enters a bargain with an Enchanted Moura so she can reverse her gift that turns all the food she touches into flowers, to Lydia Sharp at Entangled Teen, by Travis Pennington


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From the New York Times bestselling author of Star Trek: Discovery: Desperate Hours comes an original, thrilling novel set in the universe of Star Trek: The Next Generation!

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