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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
March 2 2015

The Swoonies 2015, Round 3: Historical Couples

Welcome to H&H’s very first couples battle, The Swoonies, where romance’s most...
Blogs
February 28 2015

First Look: Madeline Hunter’s His Wicked Reputation (March 3, 2015)

Madeline Hunter His Wicked Reputation (Wicked #1) Jove / March 3, 2015 / $7.99 print, $5.99 digital She...
Blogs
February 27 2015

Romance News Roundup: Grace Burrowes Deal & Another Arrow Spinoff?!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Excerpts
February 27 2015

Mad, Bad, and Dangerous in Plaid: Exlcusive Excerpt

The pursued becomes the pursuer. After years of having Rowena MacLawry, the youngest sister...
Blogs
February 26 2015

Freedom in Choice: Women’s Fiction Best Bets for February 2015

Several February books take a look at the heartrending time during World War II, so it seems apropos...
Blogs
February 26 2015

Romance News Roundup: The 100 Kissing and Susan Mallery Deal!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
February 26 2015

H&H Bloggers Recommend: Best Reads of February 2015

Each month, we ask our bloggers to share the best thing they’ve read (or things, plural,...
Blogs
February 26 2015

Throwback Thursday: What Was the First Romance Book You Saw On-Screen?

Fifty Shades of Grey is just the latest version of a book-to-screen adaptation that exposes non-book...
Blogs
February 25 2015

Romance News Roundup: Bertrice Small and More

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
February 25 2015

March 2015 Romance Novel New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out...
Blogs
February 25 2015

Easy-Peasy: Be Smart, Well-Educated, and Have a Good Job

Looking for love? Just be smart, well-educated, and have a good job. A new survey conducted by...
Blogs
February 24 2015

First Look: Vicky Dreiling’s What a Devilish Duke Desires (February 24, 2015)

Vicky Dreiling What a Devilish Duke Desires Grand Central / February 24, 2015 / $8.00 print, $7.99...
Blogs
February 24 2015

Romance News Roundup: Kylie Scott’s New Series and...Power Rangers?!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
February 23 2015

First Look: Kristen Callihan’s Soulbound (February 24, 2015)

Kristen Callihan Soulbound (Darkest London #6) Grand Central Publishing / February 24, 2015 /...
Blogs
February 23 2015

Romance News Roundup: Gena Showalter Novella & The Oscars

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about...
Blogs
February 23 2015

The Swoonies 2015, Round 2: Historical Couples

Welcome to H&H’s very first couples battle, The Swoonies, where romance’s most...
Blogs
February 23 2015

First Look: Jennifer McQuiston’s Diary of an Accidental Wallflower (February 24, 2015)

Jennifer McQuiston Diary of an Accidental Wallflower Avon / February 24, 2015 / $7.99 print, $4.99...
Blogs
February 23 2015

Pucker Up: Kissing is Good for You!

Kissing isn't just fun; it has health benefits ranging from immune systems to libido-boosting...
Blogs
February 20 2015

Romance News Roundup: Bella Andre Deal & Jason Momoa as Aquaman!

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

Box of Chocolates: Unusual Historical Best Bets February 2015

February may be the shortest month of the calendar, but it’s a wonderful one for a nice variety...
Blogs
February 19 2015

Ain’t No Sunshine: Male/Male Best Bets for February 2015

As a romance lover, this is supposed to be my month,  but I tend to find February pretty dreary,...
Blogs
February 19 2015

Romance News Roundup: Outlander Deleted Scene & The Mentalist Wedding!

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

Throwback Thursday: First Unusual Historical?

Each month, Wendy the Super Librarian shares her Best Bets for Unusual Historicals. Now that the third...
Blogs
February 18 2015

Romance News Roundup: Robyn Carr Deal and Game of Thrones Deleted Scenes

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Excerpts
February 18 2015

Highland Guard: Exclusive Excerpt

Lady Annys MacQueen has no other choice. The deception that enabled her to keep her lands safe...
Blogs
February 18 2015

Trope of the Month: Secretly Married!

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s],“ which makes them...
Blogs
February 18 2015

Chinese New Year: Celebrate the Year of the Goat with Reading!

Tomorrow marks the start of Chinese New Year, and this year it is the Year of the Goat. Chinese New...
Blogs
February 17 2015

Romance News Roundup: Maya Rodale Deal, Orphan Black Clip, and More!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Blogs
February 13 2015

Friday Beefcake: It’s Our Birthday!

Valentine's Day is a very big day in Romancelandia because it's dedicated to our favorite...
Blogs
February 13 2015

The Swoonies 2015, Round 1: Historical Couples

Welcome to H&H’s very first couples battle, The Swoonies, where romance’s most...