Jenni L. Walsh’s middle grade novel OVER AND OUT, set in Cold War Germany, in which a science-loving girl is forced to become a Stasi spy and risks everything for a better future on the other side of the Berlin Wall, to Olivia Valcarce at Scholastic, for publication in spring 2022.
NYT bestselling author Rachel Howzell Hall’s HOW IT ENDS, a novella in which a soon-to-be divorcee is attacked in her new home but never saw the face of her attacker—and she must uncover the truth to protect herself.
#1 WSJ and #1 Amazon Charts bestselling author Melinda Leigh’s BURIED BONES, while out for a hike in the state park, Deputy Tessa Black discovers bones buried in a shallow grave, sparking a new murder investigation on Widow’s Island.
Huge congratulations to Candice Iloh, whose debut YA novel in verse EVERY BODY LOOKING has been awarded a Printz Honor from the American Library Association!
Author of I AM DEFIANCE, Jenni L. Walsh’s middle grade novel BY THE LIGHT OF FIREFLIES, based on the true story of a hidden Revolutionary War hero, Sybil Ludington, dubbed the “female Paul Revere,” and following a teen girl who braves a perilous midnight ride to warn the troops, with the believed magic of fireflies to light her way.
Maggie Blackburn’s ONCE UPON A SEASIDE MURDER, in which bookstore owner and Shakespeare scholar Summer Merriweather’s Christmas is upended by the disappearance of a visiting cozy mystery author who’s written a book inspired by an unsolved cold case on St. Brigid–one that plunges Summer into her mother’s past and host of family secrets
Author of THE FIRE THIEF Debra Bokur’s THE LAVA WITCH, the third book in the Dark Paradise Mystery series, in which a detective must discover if an ancient legend of sorcery is behind a new case of mayhem and murder in paradise, to James Abbate at Kensington, for publication in 2022.
Wall Street Journal bestselling author Minka Kent’s UNMISSING, in which the wife of a prominent businessman comes face-to-face with her husband’s first wife, who went missing and was declared dead years before.
NYT bestselling author Lynn Cahoon’s THE TUESDAY NIGHT SURVIVORS CLUB MYSTERY, featuring a protagonist who’s a cancer survivor who owns a bookstore in Sedona, AZ, and has to find a killer when one of the members of the survivor’s book club is found dead of unnatural causes, in a 3-book deal.
NYT and USA Today bestselling author Stacy Finz’s COWBOY PROUD, book four in the Dry Creek Ranch romance series, in which a prodigal daughter returns to the family ranch and finds unexpected love after suffering trauma at the hands of a militia group.