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August 22, 2016 — Jim’s signed with an agent! We’re ecstatic to announce that he’s now represented by Vicki Selvaggio of The Jennifer DiChiara Literary Agency. Read the full story here.


August 22, 2017 — Laura’s debut novel, AMERICA’S NEXT REALITY STAR is coming from Kensington’s Lyrical Press on March 7, 2017, with two sequels to follow starting in Fall 2017.

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Twenty-four-year-old Jen Reid had her life in good shape: an okay job, a tiny-cute Seattle apartment, and a great boyfriend almost ready to get serious. In a flash it all came apart. Single, unemployed, and holding an eviction notice, who has time to remember trying out for a reality show? Then the call comes, and Jen sees her chance to start over—by spending her summer on national TV.


Luckily The Fishbowl is all about puzzles and games, the kind of thing Jen would love even if she wasn’t desperate. The cast checks all the boxes: cheerful, quirky Birdie speaks in hashtags; vicious Ariana knows just how to pout for the cameras; and corn-fed “J-dawg” plays the cartoon villain of the house. Then there’s Justin, the green-eyed law student who always seems a breath away from kissing her. Is their attraction real, or a trick to get him closer to the $250,000 grand prize? Romance or showmance, suddenly Jen has a lot more to lose than a summer . . .


Pre-order now or add to your Goodreads shelves.


August 17th 2016 — Cindy Wilson’s books STING and PAPER DOLL sold to Entangled Teen! Anticipated Release: 2018.


July 20th, 2016 — Aften Brook Szymanksi’s book KILLER POTENTIAL was released!

killer-potentialSeventeen-year-old Yvette doesn’t know what’s worse: being locked up on a high security psych ward for a crime she’s not sure she committed, or having to see the vacant eyes of her fellow patients.

All she wants is her sister back, her parents to get a clue, her brother to quit dealing drugs, the murder trial to be over, and most of all, to be reunited with the pretty little pills that change the gory red on her hands to a much more pleasant hazy blue.

Well that and serious, hard-core, merciless revenge.




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July 14th, 2016 — The sale of Kelly deVos’ book, FAT GIRL ON A PLANE was announced! Acquired by Harlequin Teen, anticipated publication is Fall of 2017!


December 2016 — TRUTH OF EMBERS, the final book in Caitlyn McFarland’s Dragonsworn Series was published!


Blurb for the First Book (SOUL OF SMOKE): On a hike deep in the Rocky Mountains, Kai Monahan watches as a dozen dragons—actual freaking dragons—battle beneath a fat white moon. When one crashes nearly dead at her feet and transforms into a man, Kai does the only thing a decent person could: she grabs the nearest sword and saves his life.

As the dragon/man, Rhys, recovers from the attack, a chance brush of skin against skin binds him inextricably to Kai. Becoming heartsworn to a human—especially such a compelling one—is the last thing Rhys wants. But with an ancient enemy gathering to pit dragons against humanity and his strength nearly depleted, Kai has just become the one thing Rhys needs. A complete bond will give him the strength to fight; a denied bond means certain death.

Kai is terrified at the thought of allowing any dragon into her mind…or her heart. Accepting the heartswearing and staying with the dragons means sacrificing everything, and Kai must decide if her freedom is worth risking Rhys’s life—a life more crucial to the fate of humanity than she could possibly know.

Find the whole series on Amazon and Goodreads.