Patricia Cornwell Inks Two-Book Deal

By Maryann Yin 

Patricia Cornwell (GalleyCat)Author Patricia Cornwell (pictured, via) has landed a two-book deal with HarperCollins.

Both titles continue the story of medical examiner Kay Scarpetta. The William Morrow imprint will publish the first book in Fall 2016 and the second book in Fall 2017.

Here’s more from the press release: “The deal was negotiated by David Highfill, vice president and executive editor at William Morrow and Esther Newberg of ICM Partners. In the UK Patricia Cornwell is published on the HarperFiction imprint.”