NEW YORK TIMES and USA TODAY BESTELLING AUTHOR ELIZABETH HOYT SIGNS THREE-BOOK DEAL
New York, NY—January 29, 2018
Forever, an imprint of Grand Central Publishing (GCP), has announced that they have acquired the World English language rights for a new three-book series by New York Times and USA Today bestseller Elizabeth Hoyt, author of the MAIDEN LANE romance series.
Book one of THE GREYCOURT SERIES will be published as a mass-market paperback original in December 2018, with simultaneous e-book and audio editions. The following novels will release in 2019 and 2020. Piatkus, a division of Hachette UK, will publish the UK editions. Additionally, this new acquisition marks the 27th novel Hoyt will published with Forever.
“We’ve been the proud publisher of Elizabeth Hoyt for over a decade. From the moment she burst onto the scene with The Raven Prince, we knew she was destined to be a star, and it’s been my absolute delight and pleasure to work with her on her many bestselling series,” said Amy Pierpont, Editor in Chief of Forever. “I’m excited to bring an all-new series to Hoyt’s many fans!”
THE GREYCOURT SERIES is a historical romance series about two families that are torn apart by a scandal that forever changes the course of their lives and legacies. In book one, the daughter of one of the disgraced families confronts the man who caused her brother’s ruin and the downfall of her family. She’s determined to have her revenge, but doesn’t count on falling for the enemy.
Amy Pierpont, Editor in Chief of Forever, acquired World rights from Robin Rue at Writers House.
About Elizabeth Hoyt
Elizabeth Hoyt is the New York Times bestselling author of 23 lush historical romances including the Maiden Lane series. Publishers Weekly has called her writing “mesmerizing.” She also pens deliciously fun contemporary romances under the name Julia Harper. Elizabeth lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with three untrained dogs, a garden in constant need of weeding, and the long-suffering Mr. Hoyt.
Follower her online at http://www.elizabethhoyt.com; http://www.facebook.com/elizabethhoytbooks; or http://www.twitter.com/elizabethhoyt.
Forever, an imprint of Grand Central Publishing, publishes romantic fiction ranging from light-hearted and contemporary to dramatic and historical, as well as erotic, romantic suspense, and enthralling paranormal. Authors include #1 New York Times bestsellers Jodi Ellen Malpas and Rachel Van Dyken; New York Times bestsellers Kristen Ashley, Elizabeth Hoyt, Rebecca Zanetti, Grace Burrowes, J. Daniels, Mia Sheridan, and Denise Grover Swank; and USA Today bestsellers Debbie Mason, and Carolyn Brown. For more information about Forever, visit their Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/ForeverRomance.
About Grand Central Publishing
Grand Central Publishing, a division of Hachette Book Group, reaches a diverse audience through hardcover, trade paperback, mass market books, and e-books that cater to every kind of reader. Our imprints are Twelve, Grand Central Life & Style, Forever, and Forever Yours. For more information, visit http://www.grandcentralpublishing.com.
About Hachette Book Group
Hachette Book Group is a leading trade publisher based in New York and a division of Hachette Livre, the third-largest trade and educational publisher in the world. HBG publishes under the divisions of Little, Brown and Company, Little Brown Books for Young Readers, Grand Central Publishing, Orbit, Hachette Books, Hachette Nashville, Hachette Audio, and the Perseus Book Group.
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