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Romance novels and women's fiction set in the modern-day world. No better time than the present, eh?

Blogs
May 26 2015

First Look: Sara Richardson’s No Better Man (May 26, 2015)

Sara Richardson No Better Man (Heart of the Rockies #1) Grand Central Publishing / May 26,...
Blogs
May 26 2015

What Was Your Memorial Day Read?

In the United States, yesterday was Memorial Day, and for many it's the chance to relax at...
Blogs
May 24 2015

First Look: Lauren Dane’s Back to You (May 26, 2015)

Lauren Dane Back to You (Hurley Brothers #3) Harlequin / May 26, 2015) / $7.99 print &...
Blogs
May 22 2015

Romance News Roundup: Laura Florand and Carolyn Brown Deals!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
May 22 2015

Now Win This!: Tatiana de Rosnay’s A Paris Affair

Click here to be entered for a chance to win an Advanced Reader's Copy of Tatiana de Rosnay's...
Blogs
May 22 2015

First Look: Tessa Bailey and Sophie Jordan Off Base (May 22, 2015)

Tessa Bailey and Sophie Jordan Off Base Tessa Bailey and Sophie Jordan / May 22, 2015 / $2.99...
Blogs
May 22 2015

Literary Scents, or What Happiness Smells Like

via Powells.tumblr.com As book people, we like...
Blogs
May 21 2015

First Look: Shannon Stacey’s Under the Lights (May 26, 2015)

Shannon Stacey Under the Lights (Boys of Fall #1) Jove / May 26, 2015 / $7.99 print &...
Blogs
May 21 2015

Romance News Roundup: Shelly Laurenston & Cynthia Eden Deal and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
May 21 2015

Is This the Real Life... Male/Male Best Bets for May 2015

If you like contemporary romance and/or fantasy, this is your month. Sadly, I didn't run...
Blogs
May 20 2015

First Look: Jennifer Probst’s Searching for Beautiful (May 26, 2015)

Jennifer Probst Searching for Beautiful (Searching for... #3) Gallery / May 26, 2015 / $16.00...
Blogs
May 20 2015

Romance News Roundup: Damon Suede Deal, Rainbow Rowell on Fandom, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
May 20 2015

What Secrets to Success Do You Think Real-Life Couples Could Learn from Romance?

Many times, we as romance readers are told that we are fostering unrealistic expectations of...
Blogs
May 19 2015

Top 7 Ballsy Women in Movies, TV, and Novels (and Why We Need More!)

Today we're thrilled to have Winter Austin on Heroes and Heartbreakers. Winter writes ballsy...
Blogs
May 19 2015

Romance News Roundup: Poldark, Jessica Clare Deal, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
May 19 2015

First Look: Melissa Cutler’s Game Changer (May 19, 2015)

Melissa Cutler Game Changer (Bomb Squad #3) Penguin Intermix / May 19, 2015 / $4.99 digital Welcome...
Blogs
May 19 2015

What’s the Hardest Thing You’ve Ever Had to Read or Watch?

This weekend brought some of the hardest moments to watch in television—what with THAT...
Blogs
May 18 2015

First Look: Mary Kay Andrews’s Beach Town (May 19, 2015)

Mary Kay Andrews Beach Town St. Martin's Press / May 19, 2015 / $26.99 print, $12.99...
Blogs
May 18 2015

Romance News Roundup: Lisa Kleypas Cover, Lauren Dane Deal & More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Excerpts
May 18 2015

Then He Kissed Me: Exclusive Excerpt

Lauren Donalan was once Whispering Bay’s golden girl—the rich, bubbly blonde cheerleader...
Blogs
May 18 2015

What’s the Sweetest Romance You’ve Ever Read?

So much of the time on Heroes and Heartbreakers we talk about the hottest, sexiest, most melt-our-eyeballs...
Blogs
May 16 2015

First Look: Cecy Robson’s Once Pure (May 19, 2015)

Cecy Robson Once Pure (Shattered Past #3) Loveswept / May 19, 2015 / $3.99 digital She...
Blogs
May 15 2015

Friday Beefcake: The Flawed Men of TV from Lincoln, McKidd, Hamm, and More

Jon Hamm may be the ultimate mad man of Mad Men, but there have been times when our favorite...
Excerpts
May 15 2015

Consumed By Fire: Exclusive Excerpt

Evangeline Morrissey remembers the last time she saw her husband: it was during their honeymoon,...
Blogs
May 15 2015

What TV Shows Would You Like to See Influence Romance?

Art imitates life on many an occasion, and sometimes one type of media influences another. Earlier...
Blogs
May 14 2015

First Look: Chanel Cleeton Flirting with Scandal (May 19, 2015)

Chanel Cleeton Flirting with Scandal (A Capital Confessions Novel #1) Intermix / May 19,...
Blogs
May 12 2015

Cover Tuesday: Exclusive Reveals from Jacquelyn Frank, Rachael Johns, and Sarah Robinson

Today we're thrilled to reveal the covers for books from Jacquelyn Frank, Rachael Johns,...
Blogs
May 12 2015

Jane the Virgin 1x22: Heart-to-Heart: Baby on Board

Note: This post contains SPOILERS for all aired episodes of Jane The Virgin, including...
Blogs
May 12 2015

First Look: C.L. Parker’s Playing Dirty (May 12, 2015)

C.L. Parker Playing Dirty (Monkey Business Trio #1) Random House / May 12, 2015 / $15.00 print,...
Blogs
May 12 2015

Do You Read Fan Fiction?

Fan fiction has come even more into the average romance readers vernacular as publishers have...