We are currently seeking an Executive Editor to manage both the Graydon House and HQN imprints out of the NY office. This newly created role will manage a team of 3, and will report to the Editorial Director based in Toronto. The Executive Editor will focus on strategy, acquisition and will continue to foster strong relationships with agents, authors, media and outside suppliers, such as book packagers, and develop new relationships to continue to build a successful and competitive Romance and commercial women’s fiction programs.
Graydon House is a select hardcover and trade paperback imprint dedicated to publishing book club-worthy women’s fiction with strong commercial appeal. Multifaceted, provocative and original, our novels are page-turners that range in tone from lighthearted humor to emotional tearjerker, edgy suspense to historical drama. Graydon House is a boutique destination for both promising new talent and bestselling authors who are looking for an accomplished and attentive publisher that can nurture their talent and build their readership.
HQN Books has redefined romance by publishing the best in mainstream bestseller romance by the finest authors in the field—from rising stars to romance royalty. In 2016, HQN placed 27 titles on bestseller lists (New York Times, USA TODAY and Publishers Weekly) for a total of 115 weeks, demonstrating that HQN Books offers something for every romance fan, across all formats.
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