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The company moved towards escapist fiction for women in the s. In , the publisher was bought by the Canadian company Harlequin Enterprises, its North American distributor based in Toronto, with whom it had a long informal partnership. Its print books are presently out-numbered and out-sold by the company's e-books , which allowed the publisher to double its output. The publisher has been criticised for books that are considered low-brow and formulaic, although this has also been cited as one of the reasons for their success. An early signing was the mystery and crime writer Victor Bridges. Between and it published numerous adventure titles by Jack London. It was not until the s that the company began to concentrate specifically on romances.
By Anna Tyzack. Sophie took a deep breath of chilled mountain air as she battled to rein in her frustration. Jacques sat beside her on the chairlift, his chiselled, tanned features expressionless, his deep-blue eyes hidden behind jet-black goggles. He was, surely, the sexiest ski instructor in the whole of the Alps, but she was still shocked at the intensity of her physical reaction to him. She longed to be alone with him, to be undressed by him; to feel his skin against hers … But as she moved her body closer, her leg brushing his muscular thigh, she felt him ease away from her.
There was the Arabian prince, the Italian playboy. And, er, the other Arabian prince. They came from all over the world — rarely the UK, urgh barf — but they had several traits in common.
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Or that the company receives between — submissions every year from would-be writers and they take just 20 from that? And her very useful white board!
Ever think that you should sit down and write a novel yourself? Every journalist I know is an aspiring author. Of course, I am no exception. I like to think I could write one if I put my mind to it. More importantly, is there any money in it? Though she may be shy and vulnerable, she's also plucky and determined to challenge his arrogant pursuit.