Mills & Boon Best Seller (reissues) Series in Order - - FictionDBThe company moved towards escapist fiction for women in the s. In , the publisher was bought by the Canadian company Harlequin Enterprises, its North American distributor based in Toronto, with whom it had a long informal partnership. Its print books are presently out-numbered and out-sold by the company's e-books , which allowed the publisher to double its output. The publisher has been criticised for books that are considered low-brow and formulaic, although this has also been cited as one of the reasons for their success. An early signing was the mystery and crime writer Victor Bridges.
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