CHRISTMAS JOY author Nancy Naigle’s THE SECRET INGREDIENT, a romantic comedy pitched as Iron Chef meets Valentine’s Day, in which rivals in a four-day baking contest realize the sweetest thing in the competition–and the true prize–may be their rekindled romance, to Stacey Donovan at Hallmark.
Author of IT STARTED WITH GOODBYE and the forthcoming EVERYWHERE YOU WANT TO BE, Christina June’s NO PLACE LIKE HERE, pitched as a modern retelling of Hansel and Gretl, in which a teen girl reeling from her father’s arrest and her mother’s breakdown learns the true meaning of family and forgiveness when she is shipped off to work at a wilderness retreat for the summer, again to Jillian Manning at Blink.
Suzi Weiss-Fischmann’s I’m Not Really a Waitress . . . and the Other OPI Colors that Revamped an Industry and Took Women to the End of the Rainbow, the unexpected story of how “the First Lady of Nails” transformed a small dental supply company into a #1 beauty brand around the world.
Sports medicine and orthopedic experts Robert LaPrade, MD, Luke O’Brien, PT, Jorge Chahla, MD, and Nick Kennedy, MD’s THE KNEE INJURY BIBLE, a guidebook to the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and chronic conditions of the knee, and how to recover and prevent reinjury,
USA Today bestselling author Rose Pressey’s Haunted Craft Fair Mystery series, in which artist Celeste Cabot discovers a murder victim at the local craft fair, and the spirits attached to her paintings may help her solve the crime in a 3-book deal.
Rick Snyder’s The Invisible Edge: 6 Steps for Harnessing Your Intuition to Succeed in Business, offering a six-step process on how to train and develop intuitive decision-making for business, leadership, and innovation success.
Danica Winters’ next series, in which four siblings must unravel a mystery that led to the death of one of their own, in a four-book deal.
Golden Heart and Maggie Award-winning author Carrie Nichols’s The Sheriff’s Little Matchmaker, about a sexy single dad trying to convince a wary widow to take a second chance on love, in a 3-book deal.
Minka Kent’s STILLWATER DARLINGS, in which a young woman finds a cheap room to rent—perfect roommate included, but what starts out as an ideal arrangement fast becomes a living nightmare one twisted lie at a time in a 2-book deal.
Julie Chase’s CAT GOT YOUR CROWN, when a man is murdered during dress rehearsal for the National Pet Pageant in New Orleans, a local pet lover and animal costume designer aims to uncover the truth about his death, but finds herself in the killer’s clutches instead.