Joanna Schaffhausen’s NEXT BOOK IN THE ANNALISA VEGA series, in which Detective Annalisa Vega hunts the killer of a P.I. and is shocked when her brother’s name turns up on the man’s client list.
Nichole Severn’s next books in the BATTLE MOUNTAIN series, in which only the Battle Mountain Police Department can defend their hometown from the onslaught of crime closing in, but while these officers are more than qualified to protect their way of life, they’re far from capable of protecting their own hearts, in a 4-book deal.
Visiting Professor of Practice, Department of Natural Resources & the Environment, Cornell University Michael Webster’s THE RESCUE EFFECT: HOW NATURE SAVES LIFE FROM EXTINCTION AND HOW WE CAN HELP, an optimistic exploration of nature, science, and the tough choices facing people about the future of life on earth.
Author of THE CANYON’S EDGE Dusti Bowling’s DUST, a middle grade novel in which an asthmatic girl must find her voice, and her superpower, when a new boy with a terrible secret and a trail of bullies stirs up strange, life-threatening dust storms around town, to Lisa Yoskowitz at Little, Brown Children’s, for publication in 2023.
Lindsay Currie’s COME OUT, COME OUT, a middle grade novel in which an aspiring girl detective must decode a series of ominous clues, which may be tied to a century-old tragedy, to find a missing teenager before it’s too late, to Annie Berger at Jabberwocky, in a two-book deal, for publication in fall 2023.
Sasha Summers SWEETER THAN HONEY, in which a small-town beekeeper is determined to save her beekeeping farm while learning family secrets and going toe-to-toe with the one man who gets under her skin and holds the fate of her family’s apiary in his hands, in a 3-book deal.
1 WSJ and #1 Amazon Charts bestselling author Melinda Leigh’s HER SECOND DEATH, the prequel short story to her bestselling novel, Cross Her Heart, in which Philadelphia Detective Bree Taggert’s investigation of a shooting death turns urgent when the victim’s young daughter disappears.
Noue Kirwan’s debut LONG PAST SUMMER, a second-chance romance set in New York City and the small, fictional Southern town of Harmon, Georgia, in which a successful lawyer must defend her ex-boyfriend in a lawsuit involving his ex-wife, a high-profile fashion magazine, and the misuse of an old photograph, in a 2-book deal.
Penny Haw’s ALEEN, pitched as ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL meets THE ONLY WOMAN IN THE ROOM , which tells the extraordinary story of English aristocrat, Aleen Cust who defied society and her family—who had close ties to Queen Victoria—and battled patriarchy to train as Britain’s first woman veterinary surgeon in 1900, in a 2-book deal.
Author of the Champion’s Quest series Frank Cole’s THE LAST LIBRARY, a middle grade novel set in a future where paper is scarce and following a girl scavenger who discovers the rarest of treasures—a book, which contains clues to finding the fabled “last library” before it falls into the wrong hands, to Chris Schoebinger at Shadow Mountain, for publication in 2023.