Novelist Philippa Gregory (pictured), the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Red Queen, just inked a three-book deal with Touchstone and Simon & Schuster.
The first book of the series will be published in 2012, bearing the tentative title, The Kingmaker’s Daughters. The next two books are tentatively titled The White Princess and The Last Rose.
The publisher has acquired all world rights. Anthony Mason negotiated the deal. Touchstone EIC Trish Todd joint edits Gregory’s work, and will continue the relationship with the new titles.