BusinessWeek – 2012-02-10
From 'The Manatee' in 1949 through images of Fabio and the just-issued 'Once Upon a Valentine,' Harlequin has published memorable covers
CNW – 2012-02-09
Famed publisher's annual survey reveals surprising findings about everything from sexting to flirting on Facebook
Publishers Wekly – 2009-02-26
Gains in Harlequin's North American retail and Overseas markets led by a 2% revenue increase in 2008 and a 11% gain in profits. The romance publisher also reported a strong fourth quarter and solid...
Editor And Publisher – 2009-01-12
Fusion Systems International has released its iTrap In-RIP interactive trapping solution for use with all OS X-based Harlequin RIPs. Also available on Windows, the plug-in was developed for OS X by...
Publishers Wekly – 2008-07-31
With sales in its North America retail group up, second quarter revenue and profits had good gains at Harlequin.
CNW – 2012-06-22
So You Think You Can Write online conference allows aspiring writers to spend a week with over 50 Harlequin and Mills & Boon editors from around the world
The Bookseller – 2012-07-31
Tim Cooper, commercial director of Harlequin, has spoken out over the inclusion of one of the...
The Bookseller – 2012-11-08
Piatkus senior commissioning editor Donna Condon is moving to Harlequin UK as its new editorial...
The Bookseller – 2012-11-09
Harlequin is launching a competition to give a paid contract to an in-house blogger who is...
CNW – 2012-12-05
Cosmo Red Hot Reads from Harlequin to Debut in May 2013 NEW YORK and TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Harlequin, one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, and Cosmopolitan, the wor...
CNW – 2013-01-09
LOS ANGELES and TORONTO, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Harlequin, one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, will play a central role in an upcoming episode of The Bachelor, ABC's tremendous...
The Bookseller – 2013-01-17
Harlequin UK is launching a new digital-only imprint called Carina UK, which will encompass all...
GigaOM – 2013-03-13
Cosmopolitan and Harlequin are launching a line of ebooks called Cosmo Red Hot Reads this summer. Sylvia Day, who originally self-published the bestselling Bared to You, has signed a seven-figure...
GigaOM – 2013-04-04
A new court decision reflects the ongoing difficulties in deciding how old book contracts should address the issue of ebook royalties. In the ruling, a federal judge dismissed a class action brought...
The Bookseller – 2013-05-01
Mills & Boon and MIRA publisher Harlequin is set to appear on Channel 4 show "The Intern...
The Bookseller – 2013-05-09
Harlequin parent company Torstar has announced restructuring in its book publishing and general...
The Washington Post – 2013-05-23
At next week's Book Expo in New York -- the publishing industry's annual orgy of optimism -- Harlequin is set to celebrate its newest imprint: Cosmo Red-Hot Reads. The series promises "love scenes...
The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-08-16
Harlequin announces an e-book-only imprint, in addition to planning for many e-book originals through other imprints.
CNW – 2013-09-11
So You Think You Can Write online conference allows aspiring writers to spend a week with more than 50 Harlequin and Mills & Boon editors from around the world NEW YORK, LONDON, TORONTO, SYDN...
CNW – 2013-12-11
Seven So You Think You Can Write Participants Offered Publishing Contracts with Harlequin NEW YORK, LONDON, TORONTO, SYDNEY, AUCKLAND, New Zealand and JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, H...
The Bookseller – 2014-01-28
Harlequin UK has reshuffled its management team, making two promotions and hiring one new person...
Publishers Weekly – 2013-11-06
Third quarter revenue at Harlequin fell 7.1%, to C$107.8 million, and operating earnings declined to C$14.1 million from C$18.8 million in the comparable period in 2012.
Publishers Weekly – 2013-07-31
Revenue fell 7% at Harlequin in the second quarter ended June 30, to C$99.5 million, and operating earnings dropped to C$10.5 million from C$18.1 million in the second quarter of 2012.
Publishers Weekly – 2013-07-19
Harlequin, a publisher of books for women, is owned by the Torstar Corporation, a media and publishing company.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-03-05
With sales of print books declining and the growth of e-book sales slowing, Harlequin had declines in sales and earnings in 2013, parent company Torstar reported.
Reuters – 2014-05-02
May 2 (Reuters) - Canadian newspaper publisher Torstar Corp said it would sell romance novel business Harlequin Enterprises Ltd to News Corp for C$455 million ($415 million) in cash.
CBC – 2014-05-02
Torstar Corp., owner of the Toronto Star and other newspapers, is selling the Harlequin book publishing company for $455 million to global media company News Corp. and it will be run as a division of...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-02
The consolidation in the trade market continues today, just not in the way anyone expected, with HarperCollins agreeing to pay C$455 million to acquire Harlequin.
The Bookseller – 2014-05-02
A HarperCollins spokesperson has said the company is "focused on closing the deal"...
The Bookseller – 2014-05-02
HarperCollins' parent company News Corp has acquired Harlequin Enterprises from the Canadian...
Los Angeles Times – 2014-05-03
Rupert Murdoch still believes in romance.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-02
Assuming HarperCollins’s agreement to acquire Harlequin for C$455 million (about $412 million) is approved by government regulators, the purchase will mark HC’s second major purchase in a little...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-05-07
First quarter at Harlequin declined 3.2%, to C$99.2 million, and operating profit fell 14%, to C$12.8 million.
The Bookseller – 2014-05-07
Harlequin has posted a drop in revenues and earnings in the first quarter of 2014. Parent...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-06-27
Harlequin is a romance and women’s fiction publisher owned by the Torstar Corporation, a media and publishing company.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-07-30
With Harlequin’s sale to HarperCollins expected to be completed before the end of the week, the publisher reported a decline in sales and earnings in the second quarter of 2014.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-01
After the acquisition Harlequin will operate as a standalone subsidiary of HarperCollins
The Bookseller – 2014-08-01
Harelquin MIRA has signed a crime trilogy centred around a surgeon with Asperger's accused of...
The Bookseller – 2014-08-19
Harlequin MIRA has acquired the rights to two new novels and two e-book short stories form Kate...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-08-27
Celebrating its fifth birthday this month, Harlequin TEEN—Harlequin’s dedicated imprint for young adult books—has quite a few things to be excited about.
Publishers Weekly – 2014-10-02
Harlequin has reached a deal with Scribd to make 15,000 Harlequin backlist titles available exclusively through Scribd’s e-book subscription service for a year.
CNW – 2014-10-02
TORONTO and SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 2, 2014 /CNW/ -- Harlequin (www.Harlequin.com), one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, today announced that it has entered into a one-year...
PC World – 2014-10-02
Harlequin, the world's most famous English-language romance fiction publisher, is joining the "Netflixication" of e-books. For the next year, Scribd will be the exclusive subscription partner for...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-05
The purchase of Harlequin, combined with the continuing strong sales of the Divergent series, resulted in a 24% sales increase at HarperCollins in the first quarter of fiscal 2015, which ended...
Publishers Weekly – 2014-11-06
HarperCollins is shifting all nonfiction titles acquired by Harlequin for publication in August 2015 and beyond to the William Morrow list.
The Bookseller – 2014-11-07
HarperCollins Worldwide's acquisition of Harlequin has boosted its revenue and profits according to the first set of results released since the purchase was approved. Revenues for the three months...
The Bookseller – 2014-11-22
Harlequin’s Mira imprint has acquired three novels in the Daisy's War trilogy, set against the backdrop of World War II. The saga, by Merryn Allingham, charts the fortunes of working class...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-14
As HarperCollins' integration of Harlequin moves forward, HC announced that it will be making Harlequin UK (HUK) a division of its U.K. business, while in North America it will align HC's and...
The Bookseller – 2015-01-15
Harlequin UK (HUK) is to become a division of HarperCollins UK, with staff moving into the publisher’s new premises at London Bridge. HarperCollins’ parent company News Corp bought Harlequin...
The Bookseller – 2015-01-17
The highlights of the second morning of Digital Book World conference in New York yesterday (15th January) came from HarperCollins c.e.o. Brian Murray discussing his company and the future, and...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-01-28
Harlequin Pro Bull Riders, debuting in May 2015, will feature PBR riders on the cover.
CNW – 2015-01-28
Harlequin Pro Bull Riders novels to be available exclusively at Wal-Mart NEW YORK and TORONTO, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ -- Harlequin, one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, and t...
CNW – 2015-02-03
NEW YORK and TORONTO, Feb. 3, 2015 /CNW/ -- Harlequin, one of the world's leading publishers of books for women, is celebrating the release of the 250th title by USA TODAY bestselling author Marie...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-02-05
Driven by its acquisition of Harlequin, revenue rose 20% at HarperCollins in the second quarter ended December 31, 2014 over the comparable period in fiscal 2014, hitting $469 million.
The Bookseller – 2015-02-07
A strong performance from HarperCollins and the acquisition of Harlequin has boosted parent company News Corp's quarterly results. Revenue for publisher's worldwide operation for the second quarter...
The Bookseller – 2015-02-24
Dellarte Press, the self-publishing imprint Harlequin US launched with the now Penguin Random House-owned Author Solutions, has been shut down. Harlequin told The Bookseller that Dellarte Press was...
CNW – 2015-03-05
Seventeen and Harlequin TEEN to publish first novel in 2016 NEW YORK and TORONTO, March 5, 2015 /CNW/ -- Seventeen, the largest monthly teen magazine, and Harlequin TEEN today announced a...
The Bookseller – 2015-03-14
Harlequin Mira has signed two novels from debut author Phaedra Patrick. Sammia Hamer at Mira signed UK and Commonwealth rights for two books in a deal with Clare Wallace at the Darley Anderson...
The Bookseller – 2015-03-20
Harlequin UK has signed two books from HELLO! Editor Rosie Nixon. Commissioning editor Anna Baggaley bought UK and Commonwealth rights in two titles from Jenny Savill at Andrew Nurnberg...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-05
Third quarter sales and earnings at HarperCollins rose 14% and 6%, respectively. Excluding the Harlequin purchase, however, results were down.
Publishers Weekly – 2015-05-21
Harlequin and HarperCollins Publishers announced the launch of Harlequin Audio, a new audio imprint for Harlequin titles.
CNW – 2015-05-21
New imprint to produce audio versions of its titles TORONTO and NEW YORK, May 21, 2015 /CNW/ -- Harlequin and HarperCollins Publishers today announced the launch of Harlequin Audio, a new...
The Bookseller – 2015-05-23
Harlequin in the US is creating a new audio imprint, working in conjunction with HarperAudio. The new imprint, Harlequin Audio, will produce audio versions of Harlequin's print titles, with the aim...
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-06-09
Harlequin's MIRA imprint has launched a new website, BookClubbish, aimed at promoting titles suitable for book clubs and discussing pop culture. The post Harlequin’s MIRA Launches BookClubbish...
The Bookseller – 2015-06-24
Harlequin is offering its readers in the US and Canada rewards such as autographed books via a new rewards programme. Readers can sign up to Harlequin My Rewards via the dedicated...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-08-12
Eleven months of results from Harlequin helped to offset the strong performance of Divergent in fiscal 2014 giving HarperCollins a 16% increase in revenue for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2015 over...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-08-21
For 'Legacy of Kings,' the first book in Eleanor Herman’s new series, Harlequin Teen wanted to engage readers in a creative way. The result is something the publisher has dubbed a “digital...
The Bookseller – 2015-09-10
Lisa Milton is to join HarperCollins as executive publisher of its Harlequin UK publishing division, with Tim Cooper, UK managing director, departing. The development follows the relocation of the...
Publishers Weekly – 2015-09-24
Vintages by Harlequin includes three wine varietals—chardonnay, cabernet sauvignon, and a red wine blend—and is available to U.S. customers on Amazon for $14.95 per bottle.
Publishing Perspectives – 2015-09-27
Romance novel publisher Harlequin has launched Vintages by Harlequin, a new line of three wine varietals sold exclusively on Amazon. The post Harlequin Romance + Wine + Amazon = Drunken Debauchery...
The Bookseller – 2015-10-02
HarperCollins has continued the expansion of its Global Publishing Program with the creation of HarperCollins Italia. Harlequin Mondadori, which has operated in Italy for 34 years and was formerly a...
Publishers Weekly – 2016-01-11
Mimicking the model popularized by streaming television, Harlequin is releasing all eight parts of its new Tough Justice digital serial today. The hope is that readers will binge-read the series, as...
The Bookseller – 2016-04-09
Lisa Milton talks to Sarah Shaffi about her plans to grow Harlequin.
Publishers Weekly – 2016-04-13
Harlequin UK and Harlequin North America are joining forces to jointly acquire and promote fiction for their respective trade imprints across world English markets.
The Bookseller – 2016-05-06
Harlequin has appointed current Orion Books publicity manager Sophie Calder as its first in-house publicist.
Publishers Weekly – 2016-07-05
MIRA Books, the fiction imprint of Harlequin Books, has announced the launch of a new literary fiction line, Park Row Books. Inaugural titles are slated to publish in summer 2017.
Publishers Weekly – 2016-07-06
The final approval paves the way for payment of just over $3 million to aggrieved authors. Harlequin did not admit to any wrongdoing.
Publishers Weekly – 2016-10-05
The new imprint will publish "commercial women’s fiction with a relationship element woven through,” Harelquin said. First titles are due out in September 2017.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-03-08
Harlequin has announced the upcoming launch of Hanover Square Press, a new imprint publishing general fiction, narrative history, journalism, and memoir starting in January 2018.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-05-16
The publisher said it is ending five of its mass market original series due to a shift in the “retail landscape and readership preferences” in the series market.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-05-25
On Friday, June 2, from 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. stop by the PW BookExpo Librarians’ Lounge (Booth 875) to meet some of the authors anchoring Harlequin’s newest publishing programs.
Publishers Weekly – 2017-06-06
HarperCollins is making a number of changes to its international and North American executive teams three years after the acquisition of Harlequin.