Forewords - The Books Before the Buzz

With our column, Forewords, we let readers know the latest book news about some of the web team's most-anticipated upcoming releases across the genres — just as the projects are announced!


Historical Romance - Amy Sandas’s historical series, Women of the Underworld, kicks off with Luck Is Never a Lady. This new series features three sisters who wind up in the dark underbelly of their Regency society as they attempt to repay their father’s debts and stay in good social graces. Coming soon from Sourcebooks.


New Adult - K.A. Tucker returns to her Ten Tiny Breaths world with a new prequel novella, In Her Wake, which will be narrated by Trent. Be sure to catch all the drama and romance when the novella hits shelves this summer!

Contemporary Romance - Bestselling author Jaci Burton is set to continue her Hope contemporary series, which launched last fall with Hope Flames. Burton will also release a holiday e-novella to tie into her popular Play-by-Play series. Release dates and titles: TBA.


Mystery - Bestselling author Miranda James is ready to take readers on another exciting ride with Cat in the Stacks, a new mystery sure to packed full of twists and turns at every page. Release date: TBA.

Young Adult - Snow White lives on in Sarah Cross’s Tear You Apart, a modern reimagining featuring a teen girl with a murderous stepmother. Trapped in a web of love, schemes and jealousy with her best friend and lover, the girl receives help from a mysterious prince from the Underworld. See how it all plays out in Spring 2015.

Inspirational - In Brush With Love, Rachel Hauck tells the tale of a hair stylist with a haunted past who crosses path with the man who rejected her years before. Will they reach a middle ground and a happy ending?

Historical Romance - Karen Hawkins is set for three more historical romances, sure to enthrall new and old readers alike. Stay tuned for more details!

New Adult - New Adult superstar Colleen Hoover, who’s celebrating the recent release of Maybe Someday, is set for another exhilarating NA read with Atria. Keep your eye out for more details!


Erotica - In Lavinia Kent’s Mastering the Marquess, a young virgin widow arranges for a man to take her virtue in order to hide the shameful truth of her marriage. But when the sparks fly, they discover true love might be theirs to possess. Look for this sizzling historical read this July!

These are this week's deals that we can’t wait to hear more about in the coming months. Check back every Monday for more Forewords and you can always visit our Upcoming Releases Page!