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Self-published schoolgirl lands three-book publishing deal after becoming online hit

Posted By Aggregated Content On January 21, 2013 @ 3:45 pm In self-publishing | No Comments

[1]Watch out EL James, there’s a new writer out to steal your crown as a bestselling romance novelist—and she’s only 17-years-old.

Like the [Fifty Shades] author, Beth Reeks [2] was snapped up by a publisher after her book was initially a hit online. Now her novel, The Kissing Booth [3], is set to be published in paperback, which could see the teenager propelled even higher up the bestsellers lists.

Like James, Reeks’ genre is romance but, befitting for her age and that of her target teen audience, she doesn’t realm into the erotic. Her novel is described as a ‘cool, sexy young adult romance’, and is about the pretty and popular Rochelle Evans, who has never been kissed—until she falls for ‘total player’ Noah Flynn.

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Source: Daily Mail


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[2] Beth Reeks: http://www.wattpad.com/user/Reekles

[3] The Kissing Booth: http://www.wattpad.com/story/203382-the-kissing-booth-sample-entire-ebook-available-13

[4] Read Full Article: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2265819/Beth-Reeks-schoolgirl-EL-James-romance-ebook-The-Kissing-Booth-soars-bestsellers-lists.html

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