CJ Skuse's first adult thriller to HQ

Harlequin imprint HQ is to publish a "dark" and "funny" thriller for adults from C J Skuse, author of several YA novels, in April 2017. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

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HQ signs new Diane Jeffrey thriller

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Ellen's adult book snapped up for HQ

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HQ scoops 'snowflake' thriller by Monks Takhar

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HQ buys two thrillers from Avon editor Morgan

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HQ's post-natal thriller optioned for film

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