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Sidney Sheldon Passes Away

Keishon posted that last night Sidney Sheldon passed on. Mr. Sheldon was a triple threat: a Broadway playwright, a TV and movie screenwriter and a best selling novelist. He worked on I Dream of Jeanie and The Patty Duke Show… more

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Romance Novel TV: Pretty Cool

Sybil sent me a link to a new romance site called Romance NovelTV. It has interviews with Nora Roberts and Eloisa James currently and looks, well, very professional. I wonder who is backing it?

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Belle Books to go topless?

Belle Books, the small print press run by Deborah Smith, Sandra Chastain, Debra Dixon and others, are looking for books featuring sexed up Southerners. Officially they are “interested in seeing queries for erotica/romantica with Southern settings and/or themes.” (note to… more