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Press Release: Deals Done
RHCP Signs Up New Series From Bestselling Author Lauren Kate

Posted at 4:29PM Monday 04 Feb 2013

Random House Children's Publishers have acquired a new series by Lauren Kate the author of the internationally bestselling series, Fallen. Three books were acquired in the UK by Annie Eaton and Becky Stradwick, the first; TEARDROP will be released in the UK in October 2013.

The story stars a seventeen-year old named Eureka Boudreaux whose tears possess the power to raise the lost continent of Atlantis. The TEARDROP jacket will be exclusively revealed on the Fallen Facebook page on Monday 11th February.

Since the publication of Lauren Kate's first book, Fallen, in December 2009, the series has become a bona fide smash hit with over half a million copies sold in the UK alone. Her story of star-crossed lovers and fallen angels has captured the hearts and imaginations of readers all over the world, with rights sold in 33 countries and counting. All bestsellers in the United States, the novels of the Fallen series: Fallen, Torment, Passion and Rapture, have become international sensations, hitting No.1 slots in the UK, Australia and New Zealand.

Annie Eaton, Fiction Publisher comments "We are thrilled to be publishing Lauren's new series, and we know that her millions of fans will be over the moon to hear that TEARDROP is on its way."

Lauren Kate is the internationally bestselling author of The Betrayal of Natalie Hargrove and the Fallen novels: Fallen, Torment, Passion, and Rapture. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband.

For further information please contact

Lauren Bennett

Tel 020 8231 6439

Email lbennett@randomhouse.co.uk

http://www.facebook.com/#!/FallenNovels?fref=ts




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