400 Million Copy Bestseller Nora Roberts Sues for Plagiarism

400 Million Copy Bestseller Nora Roberts Sues for Plagiarism

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One of the world’s bestselling authors, romance novelist Nora Roberts is suing Brazillian author Cristiane Serruya for plagiarism, seeking up to $25,000 in damages.   Left: Nora Roberts, Right: Cristiane Serruya | Image via Jornal O Global     According to a US News article, the lawsuit began on April 24th and Robert’s allegations were reported Rio De Janiero’s morning papers. Roberts’ case calls Serruya’s romance novels “a literary patchwork, piecing together phrases whose form portrays emotions practically identical to those expressed in the [Roberts’] books.” Roberts also stated: “If you plagiarize, I will come for you. If you take my …