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BERKLEY PUBLISHING GROUP

A Member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.• A Pearson Company

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR

JOHN

SANDFORD

A VIRGIL FLOWERS NOVEL

MAD RIVER

“A master of the thriller.”

—Richmond Times-Dispatch

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FIRST TIME IN PAPERBACK

OCTOBER 2013

BERKLEY BERKLEY SENSATION PRIME CRIME JOVE BOULEVARD ACE


Mad River

A Virgil Flowers Novel

john sandford

978-0-425-26131-6 • $9.99/$10.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100999926131

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 432

SPINE: 7/8” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Novel

AUTHOR’S HOME: Minnesota

FIRST TIME IN MASS MARKET

The new Virgil Flowers novel from

JOHN SANDFORD

THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES

BACKGROUND: Putnam hardcover

978-0-399-15770-7 (10/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK: Shock Wave

978-0-425-25048-8 (10/12)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR

JOHN

SANDFORD

A VIRGIL FLOWERS NOVEL

MAD RIVER

“A master of the thriller.”

—Richmond Times-Dispatch

FIRST TIME IN PAPERBACK

“Ratchets up the suspense to an almost

excruciating degree.” —BookReporter.com

MARKETING

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❏❏ 18-copy solid floor display with special riser

978-0-425-27061-5 @ $179.82/$197.82 Can.

❏❏ 18-copy mixed floor display with special riser (9 of Mad River,

3 each of Shock Wave, Bad Blood, and Rough Country)

978-0-425-27062-2 @ $179.82/$203.88 Can.

AN OCTOBER 2013 BERKLEY PREMIUM EDITION PREMIERE RELEASE, STRICT ON-SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013

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Tom Clancy’s

Splinter Cell: Blacklist

Peter Telep

978-0-425-26630-4 • $9.99/$10.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100999926630

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 480

SPINE: 31/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Novel

AUTHOR’S HOME: Orlando, FL

THE ELECTRIFYING MILITARY

THRILLER SERIES RETURNS!

FIRST TIME IN PRINT.

IF YOU MAKE THE LIST, MEET YOUR MAKER.

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell:

Endgame

978-0-425-23144-9 (12/09)

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AN OCTOBER 2013 BERKLEY PREMIUM EDITION PREMIERE RELEASE, STRICT ON-SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Robert B. Parker’s

Fool Me Twice

A Jesse Stone Novel

Michael Brandman

978-0-425-26128-6 • $9.99/$10.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100999926128

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 49/64 CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Novel

AUTHOR HOME: California

BERKLEY

BACKGROUND:

Putnam hardcover

978-0-399-15949-7 (9/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Robert B. Parker’s Killing

the Blues

978-0-425-25045-7 (10/12)

The New York Times bestseller—by “just the

writer to carry Jesse Stone into the future.”*

“A great addition to the series.” —West Orlando News

A Hollywood movie company has come to town for the summer, bringing with

it beautiful star Marisol Hinton. But when she becomes the subject of a death

threat, there’s a murder in the air—and Jesse Stone’s own life is on the line.

“No one understands what makes Bob Parker’s Jesse Stone tick

better than Michael Brandman.” —*Tom Selleck, star of the

Jesse Stone television movies

MARKETING

❏❏Promote in conjunction with Putnam hardcover Robert B. Parker’s Damned if

You Do, on sale 9/10/2013

❏❏Print advertising

❏❏Online promotion

SALES POINTS

❏❏Brandman, an award-winning producer of the successful Jesse Stone television

movies, is uniquely qualified to carry on Parker’s New York Times

bestselling series

❏❏Brandman’s previous Stone novel, Killing the Blues (10/12), reached #5 on the

New York Times list

❏❏Parker’s Spenser novels, written by Ace Atkins, also continue to be bestsellers

❏❏Premium edition

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STRICT ON-SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Be With Me

Maya Banks

978-0-425-26886-5 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526886

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 336

SPINE: 27/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY:

Contemporary Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Texas

BERKLEY

BACKGROUND:

Berkley Sensation

trade paperback

978-0-425-22404-5 (11/08)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Forged in Steele

978-0-425-26338-9 (7/13)

The novel that put New York Times bestselling

author Maya Banks on the map—now available

in mass market.

“Fascinating erotic romantic suspense.” —Midwest Book Review

Years ago, Regina Fallon, a wealthy but lonely girl, formed an unusual

friendship with juvenile delinquents Hutch Bishop, Cam Douglas, and Sawyer

Prichard. Today, the four are forming an all-new bond. It’s more exciting, more

intense, and—as a killer looms in the shadows—more dangerous than ever

before.

MARKETING

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SALES POINTS

❏❏The first romance from the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of

Rush (Berkley trade; 2/13), Shades of Gray (1/13), and Sweet Surrender (12/12)

❏❏Filled with suspense, passion, and three steamy heroes, Banks creates a perfect

blend of friendship, romance, and mystery

❏❏Author websites: mayabanks.com; facebook.com/authormayabanks;

twitter.com/maya_banks

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ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


The Quiet Don

The Untold Story of Mafia Kingpin Russell Bufalino

Matt Birkbeck

978-0-425-26685-4 • $9.99/$10.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100999926685

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: True Crime

AUTHOR HOME: Pennsylvania

BERKLEY

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

A Beautiful Child

978-0-425-20440-5 (8/05)

A riveting glimpse into the world of one of the

most powerful mobsters of the 20th century.

The Quiet Don follows the life of Rosario “Russell” Bufalino, a mob boss

rumored to have been involved in Jimmy Hoffa’s disappearance, the CIA’s

recruitment of gangsters to assassinate Fidel Castro, and even the production of

The Godfather. A U.S. Senate subcommittee described him as “one of the most

ruthless and powerful leaders of the Mafia in the United States.”

This is his story.

MARKETING

❏❏Online media and promotion

SALES POINTS

❏❏The first book to bring to light the fascinating and violent story of one of the 20th

century’s most powerful mobsters

❏❏For readers of I Heard You Paint Houses by Charles Brandt and those who are

fascinated by the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa

❏❏Includes eight pages of black-and-white photos

❏❏Premium edition

❏❏Author websites: mattbirkbeck.com; twitter.com/mattbirkbeck1

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ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


The Hunt for Red October

The First Jack Ryan Novel

Tom Clancy

978-0-425-24033-5 • $9.99/$12.50 Can.

UPC: 07183100999924033

RIGHTS: E07 PAGES: 672

SPINE: 1 23/64” CARTON: 24

CATEGORY: Novel

AUTHOR HOME: Maryland

BERKLEY

BACKGROUND: Reissue

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Teeth of the Tiger

978-0-425-19740-0 (8/04)

“Flawless…frighteningly genuine.” —Wall Street Journal

The #1 New York Times bestseller that introduced readers to Clancy’s

unforgettable hero, Jack Ryan.

Somewhere under the Atlantic, a Soviet sub commander has just made a

fateful decision. The Red October is heading west. The Americans want her. The

Russians want her back. And the most incredible chase in history is on.

MARKETING

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theaters 12/25/13

❏❏National print advertising

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❏❏Social media outreach

SALES POINTS

❏❏Paramount will release the new movie Jack Ryan, starring Chris Pine and

Kevin Costner in December 2013

❏❏This is the first book in the New York Times bestselling Jack Ryan series

❏❏Following titles in the Jack Ryan series are being repackaged with fresh

new looks

❏❏Premium edition

❏❏Author websites: tomclancy.com; facebook.com/tomclancyauthor

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ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


El Paso Way

Steven Law

978-0-425-26152-1 • $6.99/$7.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100699826152

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 240

SPINE: 39/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Western Novel

AUTHOR HOME: Springfield, MO

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: Yuma Gold

978-0-425-24450-0 (11/11)

BERKLEY

“This is the new generation of

the Western.” —D. B. Jackson

Enrique Osorio is a skilled hunter. Pang

Lo is a master martial artist. Together

they will have revenge on a murderous

villain known as the Demon Warrior—

unless a determined sheriff gets in

their way.

Praise for Yuma Gold:

“You won’t want to put it down.”

—Cotton Smith

SALES POINTS

❏❏The first in a new series from the

bestselling author of Yuma Gold (11/11)

❏❏An action-packed tale of revenge in

wild-west Texas

❏❏Author website: stevenlaw.com

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Hunters

U.S. Snipers in the War on Terror

Milo S. Afong

978-0-425-26942-8 • $9.99/$10.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100999926942

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Military

AUTHOR HOME: San Clemente, CA

BACKGROUND: Berkley Caliber

trade paperback 978-0-425-24112-7 (6/11)

PREVIOUS BOOK: Hogs in the Shadows

978-0-425-25920-7 (9/12)

They must eliminate the

enemy with one bullet. This is

their story.

From Iraq to Afghanistan, this is life

and death as seen through the scope of a

high-powered rifle. Hunters is a mustread

for anyone who wants to learn the

truth about war when it’s fought one

kill at a time, and what happens after a

sniper returns to civilian life.

“[Afong] describes the story

behind the story the way one

Marine would describe it to

another.” —Hans Halberstadt

SALES POINTS

❏❏The mass market reprint of the Berkley

Caliber trade paperback (6/11)

❏❏Afong served as a Scout/Sniper team

leader in support of Operation Iraqi

Freedom II

❏❏Premium edition

❏❏Author website: miloafong.com

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


The Wicked Deeds of

Daniel Mackenzie

Jennifer Ashley

978-0-425-25395-3 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525395

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Historical Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Phoenix, AZ

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Seduction of Elliot McBride

978-0-425-25113-3 (1/13)

BERKLEY SENSATION

The scintillating, seductive saga of the

Mackenzie clan continues...

“I love the Mackenzies—every one of them.”

—New York Times bestselling author Sarah Maclean

Daniel Mackenzie lives up to his family’s reputation for wealth, looks, and

talent. Women love him, but when he meets Violet Bastien—one of the most

famous spiritual mediums in England—he immediately knows two things: that

Miss Bastien is a fraud, and that he’s wildly attracted to her...

MARKETING

❏❏Online advertising

❏❏Outreach with physical galleys and via NetGalley for blog reviews and interviews

on romance sites

❏❏Goodreads giveaway campaign to drive interest in newest book

❏❏Online promotion, reviews, and social media outreach to the romance

community

SALES POINTS

❏❏The newest historical romance from Jennifer Ashley, following The Seduction of

Elliot McBride (1/13), which hit #33 on the USA Today bestseller list

❏❏Perfect for fans of Eloisa James and Gaelen Foley

❏❏Author websites: jennifersromances.com; twitter.com/jennallyson;

facebook.com/jenniferashleyallysonjamesashleygardner

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ALSO AVAILABLE

The Seduction of

Elliot McBride

978-0-425-25113-3

$7.99/$8.99 Can.

The Duke’s Perfect Wife

978-0-425-24710-5

$7.99/$8.99 Can.

The Many Sins of

Lord Cameron

978-0-425-24049-6

$7.99/$8.99 Can.

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


In the Heart of the Highlander

A Ladies Unlaced Novel

Maggie Robinson

978-0-425-26580-2 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526580

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Historical Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Belgrade, ME

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

In the Arms of the Heiress

978-0-425-26581-9 (7/13)

BERKLEY SENSATION

The second in this “sexy...must read”* series.

“Downton Abbey fans will fall in love.” —*Tessa Dare, USA Today

bestselling author

Honor forbids Lord Alec Raeburn from explaining the suspicious

circumstances surrounding his wife’s death, but he knows who’s responsible.

So he’s come to the Evensong Agency to hire an actress to help him entrap the

scoundrel at a health spa in the Scottish Highlands. Little does he know that the

elderly Mrs. Evensong is actually Mary, a restless young woman yearning for

adventure. And when she takes the job as Raeburn’s actress, that’s exactly what

she gets….

MARKETING

❏❏Social media outreach

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SALES POINTS

❏❏The second book in Maggie Robinson’s new Ladies Unlaced series, following In

the Arms of the Heiress (7/13)

❏❏A witty and sexy historical romance perfect for fans of Downton Abbey

❏❏A terrific choice for fans of Julia Quinn and Stephanie Laurens

❏❏Author website: maggierobinson.net

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ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Long Shot

A Highland Games Novel

Hanna Martine

978-0-425-26751-6 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526751

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY:

Contemporary Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Illinois

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: A Taste of Ice

978-0-425-25725-8 (1/13)

Let the games begin...

First in an all-new

romantic series!

BERKLEY SENSATION

“Hanna Martine is poised to

make a huge splash.”

—Romantic Times Book Reviews

From Hanna Martine, author of the

Elementals novels A Taste of Ice and

Liquid Lies, comes the debut of a brandnew

series set in a small New Hampshire

town where Scottish pride comes alive

in the Highland Games—and romance

is the favorite local sport.

SALES POINTS

❏❏The first in a new series set in the small

town of Gleann—where the passion

and pride of Scotland is always in

season

❏❏Author website: hannamartine.com

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Sound of the Heart

Genevieve Graham

978-0-425-25467-7 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525467

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Historical Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Nova Scotia

BACKGROUND: Berkley

Sensation trade paperback

978-0-425-24734-1 (5/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Under the Same Sky

978-0-425-25489-9 (7/13)

From the acclaimed author of

Under the Same Sky comes a

sweeping historical romance

featuring a Highlander in the

colonies.

“Graham is a remarkable talent.”

—Madeline Hunter,

New York Times

bestselling author

When the love of his life is captured and

shipped overseas, Dougal MacDonnell,

a fierce warrior from the Scottish

Highlands, is forced to join the English

army to gain passage to the colonies.

Now fighting on the side of his sworn

enemies, he will risk everything for the

chance to find his true love.

SALES POINTS

❏❏This is the mass market reprint of

Graham’s second novel, following the

success of her first, Under the Same

Sky (7/13)

❏❏An epic love story that travels from the

Highlands of Scotland to the dangerous

American colonies

❏❏Author website: genevievegraham.com

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


What the Cat Saw

Carolyn Hart

978-0-425-25228-4 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525228

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME:

Oklahoma City, OK

BACKGROUND

Berkley Prime Crime hardcover

978-0-425-25274-1 (10/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Death Comes Silently

978-0-425-25209-3 (5/13)

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

From the award-winning, national bestselling

author of Ghost Gone Wild.

“What the Cat Saw will surprise and engage any reader.”

—Charlaine Harris, #1 New York Times bestselling author

Since her fiancé’s death, Nela Farley has been plagued by a sixth sense: She can

hear the thoughts of cats. When her sister is implicated in a murder witnessed

by the victim’s pet, Nela has to make the most of her unwanted ability before

she meets her own untimely end…

“Traditional mystery fans will find a lot to like.” —Publishers Weekly

MARKETING

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SALES POINTS

❏❏Carolyn Hart has won multiple Agatha, Anthony, and Macavity awards

and is also being honored with the first annual Amelia Award for significant

contributions to the traditional mystery at the 2013 Malice Domestic Convention

❏❏Her stand alone novel, Letter From Home, published by Prime Crime (10/04),

was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize

❏❏Hart is also the author of the Death on Demand and Bailey Ruth novels

❏❏Author websites: carolynhart.com; facebook.com/authorcarolynhart

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ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Postcards from the Dead

A Scrapbooking Mystery

Laura Childs

978-0-425-25227-7 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525227

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 336

SPINE: 27/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Plymouth, MN

BACKGROUND:

Berkley Prime Crime hardcover

978-0-425-25275-8 (10/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Skeleton Letters

978-0-425-25159-1 (10/12)

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

In New York Times bestselling author Laura

Childs’s tenth Scrapbooking mystery, everyone

loves a parade, but someone hates reporters...

“A wonderful whodunit.” —Genre Go Round Reviews

Carmela Bertrand, owner of Memory Mine Scrapbooking, waits to be

interviewed on live TV during Mardi Gras in New Orleans—until someone

kills the reporter. To make things more bizarre, Carmela begins receiving

postcards from the late newswoman. Now Carmela and her friend Ava must

solve this mystery if they hope to end this creepy correspondence and stop a

killer…

MARKETING

❏❏Promote in conjunction with the simultaneous Berkley Prime Crime

hardcover Gilt Trip

❏❏Social media outreach

❏❏Online promotion

SALES POINTS

❏❏The tenth installment in the bestselling Scrapbooking mysteries, following

Skeleton Letters (10/12)

❏❏Childs is a New York Times bestselling author

❏❏Scrapbooking is currently a $2 billion industry boasting 400 scrapbookdedicated

stores, five national magazines, dozens of how-to books, over 700

websites, and even television shows dedicated to the craft

❏❏Contains scrapbooking tips and recipes

❏❏Author website: laurachilds.com

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Chili Con Carnage

A Chili Cook-Off Mystery

Kylie Logan

978-0-425-26241-2 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 071831007995262412

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Cleveland, OH

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Mayhem at the Orient Express

978-0-425-25775-3 (6/13)

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

Chili chick Maxie Pierce kicks it up in this allnew

mystery series from Kylie Logan, author of

the “absolutely terrific”* Button Box mysteries.

Maxie’s dad, Texas Jack Pierce—the king of the chili cook-off circuit—has gone

missing. Before Maxie can find her father, she needs to take his place in the

Taos Chili Showdown, not to mention clear herself of murder when her latest

ex-boyfriend is found dead in the chef ’s trailer.

MARKETING

❏❏Print advertising in mystery publications

❏❏Social media outreach

*Diane Mott Davidson

SALES POINTS

❏❏An all-new series set in the world of professional chili cook-offs

❏❏Also the author of the Button Box mysteries and the League of Literary Ladies

mysteries from Berkley Prime Crime

❏❏Features delicious recipes

❏❏Perfect for fans of Laura Childs and Joanna Fluke

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Drizzled with

Death

A Sugar Grove Mystery

Jessie Crockett

978-0-425-26000-5 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526000

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME:

New Hampshire

BACKGROUND: Original

Meet a maple syrup maker

who’s anything but sweet

when it comes to crime, in a

brand-new culinary mystery

series.

Dani Greene is a fourth-generation

maple syrup maker in Sugar Grove,

New Hampshire. When the family syrup

is suspected of causing a contestant’s

death in a pancake-eating contest, she’s

determined to pull her loved ones out of

a very sticky situation—even if the odds

are stacked against her.

MARKETING

❏❏Print advertising in mystery publications

❏❏Social media outreach

SALES POINTS

❏❏An all-new culinary-themed cozy

mystery series featuring a maple-syrup

maker

❏❏Delicious recipes included

❏❏For readers of Jenn McKinlay, Laura

Childs, and Virginia Lowell

❏❏Author websites: jessiecrockett.com;

facebook.com/jessiecrockett

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

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Golden Malicious

An Orchard Mystery

Sheila Connolly

978-0-425-25710-4 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525710

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME:

Middleboro, MA

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Sour Apples

978-0-425-25150-8 (8/12)

The seventh in this national

bestselling series full of

“delightful charm.”*

“Meg Corey is a fresh and

appealing sleuth.”

—Bestselling author

Claudia Bishop

While a mysterious insect infestation

threatens the local woodlands, orchard

owner Meg Corey stumbles across a

murder victim and must discover who’s

behind the sudden swarm of trouble.

MARKETING

❏❏Social media outreach

❏❏Online promotion

*The Mystery Gazette

SALES POINTS

❏❏The seventh book in the national

bestselling series, following

Sour Apples (8/12)

❏❏Sour Apples hit #25 on the New York

Times extended bestseller list

❏❏Connolly was nominated for the

Agatha Award

❏❏Includes apple-based recipes

❏❏Author website: sheilaconnolly.com

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Afoot on St. Croix

A Mystery in the Islands

Rebecca M. Hale

978-0-425-25195-9 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525195

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Grand Junction, CO

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: Adrift on St. John

978-0-425-24665-8 (3/12)

From the New York Times

bestselling author, a mystery

“for fans who want

something different.”*

A man is unwittingly lured into a

beautiful tropical trap by his ex-wife.

Will a mysterious local legend do them

all in—or will he finally be able to

reconnect with his estranged children

on the island?

Praise for the series:

“Murder, intrigue, and light

romance. I loved the quick wit

and suspense.” —Two Lips Reviews

MARKETING

❏❏Series video available

* Genre Go Round Reviews

SALES POINTS

❏❏The second book in the series following

Adrift on St. John (3/12) from the

New York Times bestselling author

❏❏The author also writes the acclaimed

Cats and Curios Mystery series

❏❏Author websites:

mysteryintheislands.com;

facebook.com/rebecca.m.hale.author;

twitter.com/halerm

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

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Buried in Bargains

A Good Buy Girls Mystery

Josie Belle

978-0-425-25230-7 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525230

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 272

SPINE: 11/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Arizona

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: A Deal to Die For

978-0-425-25185-0 (1/13)

New in the series that’s “more

fun than a close-out sale.”*

Murder ruins the holiday spirit for the

“discount divas” when a mysterious new

woman in town is strangled by her own

apron strings.

“I look forward to many more

adventures from Maggie and her

friends.” —Mary Jane Maffini

* Krista Davis, author of

The Diva Haunts the House

SALES POINTS

❏❏The third book in the series following

A Deal to Die For (1/13) and

50% Off Murder (4/12)

❏❏Belle is the pseudonym for a New York

Times bestselling mystery writer

❏❏Features bargain hunting and

shopping tips

❏❏Belle writes an appealing mix of cozy

crime and Southern women’s fiction

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Poisoned Prose

A Books by the Bay Mystery

Ellery Adams

978-0-425-26295-5 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526295

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Richmond, VA

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: Written in Stone

978-0-425-25173-7 (11/12)

“[An] unusual and appealing

series.”

—Richmond Times-Dispatch

When Olivia Limoges and other Oyster

Bay patrons of the arts sponsor a retreat

for famous storytellers, one of them is

going to have a very unhappy ending…

“Visit Oyster Bay and you’ll long

to return again and again.”

—Lorna Barrett, New York Times

bestselling author

SALES POINTS

❏❏The fifth book in a mystery series

featuring a small-town writers group

turned amateur sleuths

❏❏The most recent book, Written in

Stone (11/12), hit the New York Times

extended bestseller list

❏❏This series has received

fantastic reviews

❏❏Author website: twitter.com/elleryadams

BERKLEY PRIME CRIME

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A Finder’s Fee

A Missing Pieces Mystery

Joyce and Jim Lavene

978-0-425-25231-4 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525231

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Mystery

AUTHOR HOME: Midland, NC

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: A Haunting Dream

978-0-425-25179-9 (12/12)

The latest in the “hit”*

national bestselling Missing

Pieces mystery series.

Two weeks before the mayoral election,

Dae O’Donnell gets sidetracked by a

spirit in need of rescuing. But digging

leads her to an even bigger mystery:

a forty-year-old murder connected to

Dae’s mayoral opponent.

Praise for the Missing Pieces

mysteries:

“Wonderful.”

—*Midwest Book Review

“Engaging.”

—Genre Go Round Reviews

SALES POINTS

❏❏The fifth book in the national bestselling

Missing Pieces mystery series, following

A Haunting Dream (12/12)

❏❏Joyce and Jim Lavene are also the

authors of the Renaissance Faire

mystery series and the Peggy Lee

Garden mystery series

❏❏For fans of Madelyn Alt’s Bewitching

mystery series

❏❏Author website: joyceandjimlavene.com

ON SALE OCTOBER 1, 2013


Mirror, Mirror

J.D. Robb, Mary Blayney, Elaine

Fox, Mary Kay McComas, R.C. Ryan

978-0-515-15407-8 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200799515407

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 416

SPINE: 1 3/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Romance

AUTHORS’ HOMES: Maryland

(Robb, Blayney, and McComas)

and Michigan (Ryan)

JOVE

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Unquiet

978-0-515-14998-2 (10/11)

Five classic fairy tales—with a twist—from an

all-star lineup of authors, including #1 New

York Times bestseller J.D. Robb.

Five bestselling authors put their own paranormal twist on classic fairy tales.

Readers will recognize Hansel and Gretel, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and

other enduring characters in these reimagined versions and be transported into

realms beyond imagination.

“Robb is a virtuoso.” —Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Mary Blayney is “simply superb.” —Booklist

Elaine Fox is “a vibrant new voice in romance.” —Patricia Gaffney

Mary Kay McComas is “inventive.” —Publishers Weekly

R.C. Ryan “delivers it all—with page-turning romance.”

—Nora Roberts

MARKETING

❏❏Consumer advertising campaign

❏❏Online advertising

❏❏Social media outreach

❏❏18-copy solid floor display with special riser

978-0-515-15456-6 @ $143.82/$161.82 Can.

SALES POINTS

❏❏A stellar lineup of popular authors headlined by #1 New York Times bestseller

J.D. Robb

❏❏A brand-new collection featuring five never-before-published fairy tales, each

with a paranormal twist

❏❏Previous collections with this group of authors were New York Times bestsellers

❏❏Author websites: jdrobb.com; maryblayney.com; elainefox.com;

marykaymccomas.com; ryanlangan.com

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STRICT ON-SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Autumn Whispers

An Otherworld Novel

Yasmine Galenorn

978-0-515-15282-1 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200799515282

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 336

SPINE: 27/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY:

Paranormal Romance

JOVE

AUTHOR HOME: Seattle, WA

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Haunted Moon

978-0-515-15281-4 (2/13)

The latest novel in the New York Times

bestselling Otherworld series from

Yasmine Galenorn.

When the D’Artigo sisters’ simple missing persons case devolves into a

nightmare of debauchery, slavery, and corporate greed, Delilah must unleash

her powers as a Death Maiden, even if it means destroying someone she loves...

Praise for the Otherworld novels:

“Spectacularly hot and supernaturally breathtaking.”

—New York Times bestselling author Alyssa Day

“Pulls no punches…[and] leaves you begging for more.”

—Bitten by Books

MARKETING

❏❏Print advertising

❏❏Extensive online advertising

❏❏Online promotion and social media outreach

❏❏18-copy solid floor display with special riser

978-0-515-15459-7 @ $143.82/$161.82 Can.

SALES POINTS

❏❏The thirteenth book in the New York Times bestselling Otherworld series,

following Haunted Moon (2/13)

❏❏Galenorn is also the author of the Indigo Court series

❏❏Perfect for fans of Jeaniene Frost and Laurell K. Hamilton

❏❏Author websites: galenorn.com; twitter.com/yasminegalenorn

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STRICT ON-SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


The Otherworld Series

❏❏AUTUMN WHISPERS

978-0-515-15282-1

❏❏HAUNTED MOON

978-0-515-15281-4

❏❏SHADOW RISING

978-0-515-15116-9

❏❏SHADED VISION

978-0-515-15035-3

❏❏COURTING DARKNESS

978-0-515-15007-0

❏❏BLOOD WYNE

978-0-425-23974-2

❏❏HARVEST HUNTING

978-0-515-14853-4

❏❏BONE MAGIC

978-0-425-23198-2

❏❏DEMON MISTRESS

978-0-425-22864-7

❏❏NIGHT HUNTRESS

978-0-425-22546-2

❏❏DRAGON WYTCH

978-0-425-22239-3

❏❏DARKLING 978-0-425-21893-8

❏❏CHANGELING 978-0-425-21629-3

❏❏WITCHLING 978-0-425-21254-7

YASMINE GALENORN CHECKLIST

The Indigo Court Series

❏❏NIGHT VISION

978-0-425-25922-1

❏❏NIGHT SEEKER

978-0-425-25032-7

❏❏NIGHT VEIL

978-0-425-24204-9

❏❏NIGHT MYST

978-0-515-14814-5

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The Chintz ‘n China

Mystery Series

❏❏ONE HEX OF A WEDDING

978-0-425-21117-5

❏❏A HARVEST OF BONES

978-0-425-20726-0

❏❏MURDER UNDER

A MYSTC MOON

978-0-515-15116-9

❏❏LEGEND OF THE

JADE DRAGON

978-0-425-19621-2


❏ GHOST OF A CHANCE

978-0-425-19128-6


The Counterfeit Mistress

Madeline Hunter

978-0-515-15138-1 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200799515138

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 336

SPINE: 27/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Historical Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Pittsburgh, PA

JOVE

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Conquest of Lady Cassandra

978-0-515-15111-4 (3/13)

From the New York Times bestselling author of

The Conquest of Lady Cassandra.

“Hunter’s books are so addictive.” —Publishers Weekly

A refugee from the war in France, Marielle Lyon is in London to save her

father’s life. Alban Norwood, Viscount Kendale, believes Marielle is a spy and

will do whatever it takes to unmask her—even if it means playing into a game

of seduction...

Praise for the novels of Madeline Hunter:

“Madeline Hunter is masterful.” —Booklist

“A sparkling gem...will keep you dazzled!” —Fresh Fiction

MARKETING

❏❏Consumer advertising campaign

❏❏Social media outreach

❏❏18-copy solid floor display with special riser

978-0-515-15457-3 @ $143.82/$161.82 Can.

❏❏18-copy mixed floor display with special riser (includes 10 copies of

The Counterfeit Mistress and 4 each of The Conquest of Lady Cassandra and

The Surrender of Miss Fairbourne)

978-0-515-15458-0 @ $143.82/$161.82 Can.

SALES POINTS

❏❏The third book in a fabulous new historical romance quartet from New York

Times and USA Today bestselling author Madeline Hunter

❏❏Hunter is a two-time RITA Award winner and seven-time RITA Finalist

❏❏Author websites: madelinehunter.com; facebook.com/madelinehunter;

twitter.com/madelinehunter

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ALSO AVAILABLE

The Conquest of

Lady Cassandra

978-0-515-15111-4

$7.99/$8.99 Can.

The Surrender of

Miss Fairbourne

978-0-515-15046-9

$7.99/$8.99 Can.

STRICT ON-SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Longarm and the

Arapaho Hellcats

Tabor Evans

978-0-515-15378-1 • $6.99/$7.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200699815378

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 192

SPINE: 31/64” CARTON: 96

CATEGORY: Western

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Longarm and the Horse Thief’s Daughter

978-0-515-15377-4 (9/13)

JOVE

You may now kidnap

the bride...

When bank-robbers make off with a

bride after killing her groom, Longarm

vows to see justice done.

SALES POINTS

❏ ❏#419

in the USA Today

bestselling series

❏❏Jove’s most popular action

Western series

❏❏Bagging bad guys since 1978

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Slocum and the

Thunderbird

Jake Logan

978-0-515-15384-2 • $6.99/$7.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200699815384

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 192

SPINE: 31/64” CARTON: 96

CATEGORY: Western

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

Slocum and the Sawtooth Sirens

978-0-515-15383-5 (9/13)

Slocum stands accused—and

he doesn’t take it lying down.

Working as a cowpuncher, Slocum is

accused of stealing cattle . But when his

hot-headed boss tries to take his horse,

Slocum sees red.

SALES POINTS

❏ ❏#416

in this all-action series

❏❏Today’s longest-running action Western,

shooting straight since 1975

ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


The Gunsmith:

Standoff in Santa Fe

J.R. Roberts

978-0-515-15390-3 • $6.99/$7.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200699815390

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 192

SPINE: 31/64” CARTON: 96

CATEGORY: Western

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Gunsmith: Blood Trail

978-0-515-15389-7 (9/13)

JOVE

Clint Adams pays his

last respects...

A high-profile funeral brings Clint

Adams and other “old-time gunnies”

to Santa Fe. But when the gunslingers

start shooting, Clint needs to put this

problem to rest—or start planning his

own funeral.

SALES POINTS

❏ ❏#382

in this action-packed series

❏❏Over fifteen million Gunsmith books in

print

❏❏Hard-riding Western adventure

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The Penwyth Curse

Catherine Coulter

978-0-515-13436-0 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07115200799513436

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 352

SPINE: 57/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Historical Romance

AUTHOR HOME: Northern California

BACKGROUND: Reissue

PREVIOUS REISSUE: Rosehaven

978-0-515-12088-2 (8/13)

Catherine Coulter’s

irresistible medieval romp!

Mystery, magic, and mayhem combine

in this medieval novel featuring favorite

characters from Catherine Coulter’s

bestselling Song Quartet and Rosehaven.

SALES POINTS

❏❏From the #1 New York Times

bestselling author

❏❏Features characters from the bestselling

Song Quartet and Rosehaven

❏❏Author websites: catherinecoulter.com;

facebook.com/catherinecoulterbooks;

twitter.com/catherincoulter

ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


The Lost Stars:

Tarnished Knight

Jack Campbell

978-0-425-26235-1 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526235

RIGHTS: E30 PAGES: 384

SPINE: 31/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Science Fiction

AUTHOR HOME: Maryland

ACE

BACKGROUND: Ace hardcover

978-1-937077-82-2 (10/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK:

The Lost Fleet: Beyond the

Frontier: Invincible

978-0-425-25647-3 (5/13)

Now in paperback, Jack Campbell’s new

military SF series—a spin-off from his

New York Times bestselling Lost Fleet novels.

“[An] imaginative science fiction novel.” —Night Owl Reviews

Artur Drakon and Gwen Iceni launch a rebellion to wrest control of the

Midway Star System from the Syndicate Worlds government. But to succeed,

they must defend Midway against the alien Enigmas—and ferret out saboteurs

determined to reestablish Syndicate rule…

MARKETING

❏❏Promote in conjunction with simultaneous Ace hardcover in series,

The Lost Stars: Perilous Shield

❏❏Print advertising in science fiction publications

❏❏Social media outreach

SALES POINTS

❏❏The first book in The Lost Stars series, spun off from the New York Times

bestselling Lost Fleet series

❏❏Both series will continue with a Lost Fleet hardcover in the spring and a Lost

Stars hardcover in the fall

❏❏Author websites: jack-campbell.com; facebook.com/johnghemry;

twitter.com/johnghemry

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ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Stonecast

Book Two of The Spellmason Chronicles

Anton Strout

978-0-425-25640-4 • $7.99/$8.99 Can

UPC: 07183100799525640

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Fantasy

ACE

AUTHOR HOME: New York, NY

BACKGROUND: Original

PREVIOUS BOOK: Alchemystic

978-1-937007-79-9 (10/12)

The adventures of a girl and her gargoyle

continue in the second installment of this

“thrilling, funny and eerie”* fantasy series.

“All the elements that make Strout books such irreverent fun!”

—*Romantic Times on Alchemystic

Alexandra Belarus, the last practicing Spellmason, doesn’t know what has

become of Stanis—her gargoyle protector. Hidden forces are watching her and

threatening her, and, now, she’s worried for her stone-hearted friend—who may

no longer be so friendly...

MARKETING

❏❏Online advertising

❏❏Print advertising in fantasy publications

❏❏Early buzz-building campaign, including giveaways

❏❏Social media outreach

SALES POINTS

❏❏The second book in the Spellmason Chronicles following Alchemystic (10/12)

❏❏Filled with magic, gargoyles, and modern New York City life, Strout will appeal to

urban fantasy readers of Jim Butcher

❏❏Author websites: antonstrout.com, twitter.com/antonstrout

ALSO AVAILABLE

Alchemystic 978-1-937007-79-9 @ $7.99/$8.99 Can.

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ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Celtic Moon

Jan DeLima

978-0-425-26620-5 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799526620

RIGHTS: W00 PAGES: 304

SPINE: 49/64” CARTON: 48

ACE

CATEGORY: Fantasy

AUTHOR HOME: Maine

BACKGROUND: Original

An exciting new series featuring an ancient

Celtic tribe with shapeshifting powers.

Sophie Thibodeau is worried that her son Joshua will become like his dad—a

man who can change into a wolf. As one of the few left in his ancient Celtic

tribe who can still shift into a wolf, Dylan Black must protect his people.

When Sophie and Dylan come together for the sake of their son, their reunion

reignites their fierce passion. But will Joshua and Sophie join Dylan in battle?

The fate of the tribe depends on it…

MARKETING

❏❏Online promotion

SALES POINTS

❏❏Strong romantic elements give this new fantasy series crossover appeal

❏❏Sophie is a unique urban fantasy heroine—a thoroughly engaging mother trying

to protect her son

❏❏Fascination with Celtic culture continues to be on the rise

❏❏Perfect for fans of Ilona Andrews and Kalayna Price

❏❏Author websites: facebook.com/delimajan; twitter.com/delimajan

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ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


Still Life with

Shape-shifter

A Shifting Circle Novel

Sharon Shinn

978-0-425-25635-0 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07183100799525635

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 336

SPINE: 27/32” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Urban Fantasy

AUTHOR HOME: St. Louis, MO

BACKGROUND: Ace hardcover

978-0-425-25681-7 (11/12)

PREVIOUS BOOK: The Shape of Desire

978-0-425-25648-0 (2/13)

ACE

“Shinn is a master.”

—Mary Jo Putney, New York

Times bestselling author

Melanie Landon must protect her shapeshifting

half-sister Ann from a freelance

writer looking to reveal her existence.

“A triumphant tale of love and

loss.” —Publishers Weekly

SALES POINTS

❏❏The second book in the series,

following The Shape of Desire (2/13)

❏❏The author’s first novel, The

Shapechanger’s Wife, was selected by

Locus as the best first fantasy novel

of 1995

❏❏Shinn won the William C. Crawford

Award for Outstanding New Fantasy

Writer and was twice nominated for the

John W. Campbell Award for Best

New Writer

❏❏Author website: sharonshinn.net

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Freedom’s

Challenge

Anne McCaffrey

978-0-441-00625-0 • $7.99/$8.99 Can.

UPC: 07274200799900625

RIGHTS: E00 PAGES: 320

SPINE: 13/16” CARTON: 48

CATEGORY: Science Fiction

BACKGROUND: Reissue

PREVIOUS REISSUE: Freedom’s Choice

978-0-441-00531-4 (7/13)

“A good read, full of

interesting characters and

space-opera action.” —Locus

Kris Bjornsen has begun a campaign to

free Botany by raising a rebellion against

the alien that enslaved her people.

“A saga of desperate courage and

the desire for freedom.”

—Library Journal

SALES POINTS

❏❏From the New York Times bestselling

author of the Dragonriders of Pern

series and the Tower and Hive series

❏❏Newly repackaged third novel in the

series, following Freedom’s Choice

(7/13) and Freedom’s Landing (4/13)

❏❏Author website: pernhome.com/aim

ON SALE SEPTEMBER 24, 2013


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