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Friday News: the history of Harlequin, Hedy Lamarr-inventor, new voices in Fantasy, and Paleo cookbook pulled by Australian publisher

Friday News: the history of Harlequin, Hedy Lamarr-inventor, new voices in...

How Harlequin Became the Most Famous Name in Romance – Not always loving the coverage in Jezebel, I approached Kelly Faircloth’s historical post on Harlequin warily. However, by the third paragraph, I realized this wasn’t going to be the usual… more

Thursday News: Harlequin + bull riders, Oyster + Harry Potter, indie bookstore + writers-in-residence, and Wonder Woman in hijab

Thursday News: Harlequin + bull riders, Oyster + Harry Potter, indie...

Professional Bull Riders and Harlequin Announce Partnership – Harlequin has announced a major partnership with the Professional Bull Riders (PBR), starting with four books, which will include coupons for PBR events and future Harlequin titles. This partnership seems similar to the… more

An Afternoon at Harlequin

An Afternoon at Harlequin

From time to time whenever I would see Harlequin executives, editors, and marketing people at various conferences, we would joke about me coming to the Toronto offices and serving as an intern for the day.   While I did not… more