THE BIG SALE!…no, not the one at JC Penney’s
From Publisher’s Weekly 8/24/09 issue:
SMP Goes ‘Grave’ Digging
St. Martin’s Jennifer Enderlin landed North American rights, with a six-figure pre-empt, to a new series by Darynda Jones. Jones, an RWA Golden Heart winner, has signed to do three books about a female PI who moonlights as the angel of death. Alexandra Machinist at Linda Chester brokered the deal; the first book is called First Grave on the Right.
And from Publishers Lunch Weekly (8/24/09)
RWA Golden Heart winner Darynda Jones’ FIRST GRAVE ON THE RIGHT and two subsequent novels featuring a heroine who is a private investigator and has a side job as a grim reaper, to Jennifer Enderlin at St. Martin’s, in a six-figure deal, in a pre-empt, by Alexandra Machinist at Linda Chester (NA).