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Romance novels and women's fiction set in the Regency, Victorian, Medieval eras and more. Past times are our pastime, here.

Blogs
July 29 2016

What is the Best Book You’ve Read this Month?

Later today, you'll be finding out the answer to this question from our bloggers, however,...
Blogs
July 28 2016

Lisa Kleypas’ Wallflower E-Deal & Jodi Ellen Malpas Video Excerpt: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 28 2016

Are You Still Looking for the Story of a Tertiary Character?

Earlier this week, we received an email from Reader Brenda. Brenda, like many of us, has been...
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July 27 2016

Gilmore Girls Premiere Date and Christina Dodd Deal: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 27 2016

Baby, You’re a Firework: Not-Your-Usual Historical Best Bets for July 2016

What historical romances should you be reading this month? Find out! We’ve watched...
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July 27 2016

An Embarrassment of Riches: Humiliation Kink in Erotic Romance

Today we're thrilled to welcome Tamsen Parker (True North) to Heroes and Heartbreakers. Tamsen's...
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July 27 2016

Now Win This!: RWA 2016 Souvenir Sweepstakes!

  RWA 2016 Souvenir Sweepstakes!* Enter...
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July 27 2016

August 2016 Romance Novel New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out...
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July 27 2016

How Often Do You Get in a Reading Slump?

We've asked you about reading slumps in the past: how do you get out of one, is your keeper...
Blogs
July 26 2016

Dark-Hunter Emojis and a Chicagoland Spinoff Series?!: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 26 2016

Can a Trope Be Your Favorite and Least Favorite at the Same Time?

Tropes can walk a fine line. We love them here in Romancelandia—though they're considered...
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July 25 2016

New J.D. Robb & Anne Rice Sneak Peeks Ahoy!: Romance News

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Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Blogs
July 25 2016

Are Labels Helpful or Harmful?

What's in a label? We've discussed this many times with our reader friends—both...
Blogs
July 24 2016

First Look: Megan Frampton’s Why Do Dukes Fall in Love? (July 26, 2016)

Megan Frampton Why Do Dukes Fall in Love? (Dukes Behaving Badly #4) Avon / July 26, 2016...
Blogs
July 22 2016

Yes, We Really Went There: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
Blogs
July 22 2016

E.L. James on Instagram and a Wonder Woman Poster: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 22 2016

Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to Our Potential TV Crushes

This weekend is San Diego Comic Con. It's always the perfect time to let our inner geek shine,...
Blogs
July 22 2016

What’s the Most Unique Meet-Cute You’ve Read?

The meet-cute. It's the fantastic opportunity for a writer to introduce not only their two...
Blogs
July 21 2016

Sherrilyn Kenyon Deal & Book Soundtracks: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 21 2016

Where Is Your Favorite Place to Get Books?

In New York City, there's a great bookstore called The Strand. It has thousands (okay, I'm...
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July 20 2016

Fantasy Deals & Daveed Diggs’ Next Role: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 20 2016

Tackling Disabilities in Historical Settings: Joanna Lowell’s Dark Season

Tainted. Degraded. Doomed. Doctors told Ella Arlington that her epilepsy would prevent her...
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July 20 2016

Book Nerds: A Love Story

Dear reader, I married him #noreally #yeahidunnohoweither pic.twitter.com/OKuosKzdJL —...
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July 19 2016

Stephenie Meyer’s The Chemist and X-Files Origins: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
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July 19 2016

Magic Hinges to a Magical World: Fantasy Romances You Should Be Reading

“The Bookshop has a thousand books, All colors, hues, and tinges, And every cover is...
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July 19 2016

Do You Think You Were Too Young When You First Read Romance?

Team H&H is recently back from the Romance Writers of America Conference in San Diego, and...
Blogs
July 18 2016

RITA Winner E-Deal & Book Nerds in Love: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Blogs
July 18 2016

What’s the Book that Took You “Too Long” to Read?

We all have it! The book or author that has been sitting on your to-be-read pile, languishing...
Blogs
July 17 2016

RWA 2016 RITAs and Golden Hearts: Complete List of Winners!

What an enchanted evening! Last night, romance writers and readers gathered together for the annual...
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July 17 2016

Love You Forever and Forevermore, Kristen Callihan

Welcome to Darkest London, a world in which supernatural beings exist side-by-side with humans,...