Here you will find our coverage of the romance genre and romance authors:
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Avon Books Seeks HEA and HFN Romances (2019-07-22): Avon Books has announced it is open for submissions. Avon is seeking HEA and HFN romances in all subgenres.
Google's AI Writes Poetry After Reading Thousands of Romance Novels (2016-05-19): Google's AI has written several poems after reading thousands of romance novels.
Nora Roberts Signs Six Book Deal With St. Martin's Press (2016-03-12): Internationally bestselling author Nora Roberts has signed a six book deal with St. Martin's Press. She is very happy with her new publishing home.
NYT Bestselling Author Lauren Dane Inks Deal With Harlequin (2016-02-24): NYT bestselling romance author Lauren Dane just inked a multi book deal with Harlequin imprints Carina Press and HQN Books.
Nicholas Sparks Turns His Divorce into a Sitcom for ABC (2015-10-07): Bestselling romance novelist Nicholas Sparks has turned his divorce into a half hour sitcom for ABC. It will focus on a romance novelist trying to re-enter the dating pool.
Scribd Slashes Number of Romance Titles Available (2015-07-02): Scribd is losing money due to voracious readers of romance novels. As a result the company is reducing the number of titles available for monthly subscribers.
Kensington Launches Two New Book Imprints (2015-05-17): Kensignton Publishing has launched two new digital imprints: Lyrical Shine and Lyrical Underground. They are actively looking for new authors.
E.L. James Demanding to Write Screenplay for Fifty Shades Sequel (2015-02-19): Fifty Shades of Grey sequel, Fifty Shades Darker, has no director as Sam Taylor-Johnson is out. E.L. James can't stand her and wants to write the screenplay herself.
News Corp Buys Harlequin for $415 Million (2014-05-03): News Corp. paid $415 million to purchase Harlequin, which will become a subsidiary of HarperCollins. Harlquin has a huge international readership.
Jamie McGuire Signs Book Deal With Atria Books (2013-07-14): Jamie McGuire signs four book deal with Atria Books. The first book, Red Hill, will be published in October.
Bestselling Romance Author Brenda Novak Raises $359,815 for Diabetes Practical Cure Research (2013-07-02): NYT bestselling romance author Brenda Novak just raised nearly $360,000 for diabetes research with her online auction. She's raised $2 million over the past 8 years.
Nicholas Sparks and Zac Efron Talk Film Adaptation of The Lucky One (2011-11-29): In this featurette, bestselling author Nicholas Sparks talks about the film adaptation of his his book The Lucky One which stars Zac Efron, Blythe Danner and Taylor Schilling.
Avon Announces Debbie Macomber Short Romance Fiction Writing Contest (2011-08-15): Avon is holding a short romance fiction writing contest to celebrate the launch of Debbie Macomber's novel, Family Affair, in paperback and ebook format in July, 2012.
Amazon Launches New Imprint, Montlake Romance (2011-05-04): Amazon.
Nora Roberts Passes 1 Million Kindle Books Sold (2011-04-16): Author Nora Roberts is the third author in the Kindle Million Club.
HarperCollins Signs Lauren Conrad to Three Book Deal (2011-04-12): HarperCollins Children's Books announced it has acquired world rights to a new book series by Lauren Conrad called The Fame Game.
Candance Bushnell Takes Readers to Carrie Bradshaw's High School Years (2010-05-03): HarperCollins Publishers has released The Carrie Diaries by Sex and the City author Candace Bushnell.
Avon Buys Top Authors' Contracts From Dorchester (2010-01-14): Dorchester has sold the frontlist and backlist of a number of its top authors to Avon.
IT Professional is First Man to Win Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance (2009-06-12): An IT professional has shocked his colleagues by winning the Melissa Nathan award for comedy romance for his novel,
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Can Men Write Romance? (2007-11-22): So, can men write romance? Barbara Vane over at Publisher's Weekly isn't so sure.