historical: All Posts | default | All Fiction | Original Stories | Reprints | Excerpts | Blogs | Author

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

Blogs
June 29 2016

What is the Book that Turned You onto a New Subgenre?

Many of us readers read several different subgenres even in our own niche world of romance. However,...
Blogs
June 28 2016

Jennifer Ashley’s Lord Ian Mackenzie Is Yours for $1.99: Romance News

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

The 6 Times the Movie Was Better Than the Book!

Source: matthewdaddasrio.tumblr.com We're all about...
Blogs
June 28 2016

Do You Have a Preference on Who “Falls” First?

When it comes to romance, we know that a couple is going to fall in love, but when it comes to...
Blogs
June 27 2016

Nalini Singh’s Archangel’s Heart Cover & 5 Deals: Romance News

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

First Look: Eloisa James’ A Gentleman Never Tells (June 28, 2016)

Eloisa James A Gentleman Never Tells: A Novella Avon / (July 26, 2016) / $3.99 print, $.99...
Blogs
June 27 2016

What Book Finally Hooked You on a Series?

A few years ago, Netflix published some interesting information—it knew exactly what episode...
Blogs
June 26 2016

Remind Me Not to Get on Your Bad Side, Sassenach: Outlander 2x12 Jamie/Claire Heart-to-Heart

Show/Episode: Outlander, Season 2, Episode 12, “The Hail Mary” Ship: Jamie/Claire Jamie...
Blogs
June 25 2016

ICYMI: Swoonies, Hot Covers, Funniest Romance Book Covers, and more!

Top 5 trending romance stories from 06/18/16 - 06/25/16: Swoonies 2016: TV Edition Cover...
Blogs
June 24 2016

Free Eve Langlais Book to Kick Off the Weekend: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Blogs
June 24 2016

We Literally LOL’d: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
Blogs
June 24 2016

Do You Still Want the First Generation Story, After the Second Generation?

2017 will be a great year if you like seeing the second generation of favorite heroes. Yesterday,...
Blogs
June 23 2016

Son of a Wallflower! Lisa Kleypas’ Devil in Spring Cover Is Here

Back in May, Lisa Kleypas revealed the hero for her next Ravenel book, Devil in Spring,...
Blogs
June 23 2016

Get Screwed for $.99: Romance News

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

Meet Sarina Bowen’s Hard Hitter and Outlander’s Grown-Up Brianna & Roger: Romance News

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

Swoonies 2016: TV Edition

Welcome to H&H's Swoonies 2016: TV Edition! We're pitting some of our favorite ships...
Blogs
June 22 2016

What Will Stop You From Suspending Disbelief?

When we read, it's important for us to suspend disbelief. In fact, the practice is so important...
Blogs
June 21 2016

4 Irresistible Deals & Dwayne Wade Eye Candy: Romance News

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

Cover Tuesday: Exclusive Reveals from Lora Leigh, Lily Everett, K.M. Jackson & Amanda Forester!

  Today we're thrilled to reveal covers from some of our favorite authors in the...
Blogs
June 21 2016

Finally, Proof that Reading is Sexy

According to a recent article on Galley Cat, readers are more attractive to a potential...
Blogs
June 20 2016

Love Between the Lines Coloring Book and More: Romance News

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

Final Thoughts: Submerge Yourself in the History of Julian Fellowes’ Belgravia

We've been through it all and now we're ready to head home after a lovely break at Belgravia....
Blogs
June 20 2016

Sampler Platter: Not-Your-Usual Historical Best Bets for June 2016

Sometimes I want a robust meal with multiple courses, a bottle of wine, and why yes I would like...
Blogs
June 19 2016

I Lay Vengeance at Your Feet: Outlander 2x11 Jamie/Claire Heart-to-Heart

Show/Episode: Outlander, Season 2, Episode 11, “Vengeance is Mine” Ship: Jamie/Claire Last...
Excerpts
June 19 2016

A Promise in Defiance: Exclusive Excerpt

When Charles McIntyre founded Defiance, he was more than happy to rule in hell rather than serve...
Blogs
June 17 2016

Friday Beefcake: Leslie Odom, Jr. and Daveed Diggs— The Dreamy Tony Award Winning Men of Hamilton: An American Musical

If you haven't heard about the smash musical sensation Hamilton, chances are you've been...
Blogs
June 17 2016

J.R. Ward’s Threesome Poll & Weekend Deals: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Excerpts
June 17 2016

Beauty and the Highland Beast: Exclusive Excerpt

Powerful and dangerous highlander Dair Sinclair was once the favored son of his clan, The Sinclairs...
Blogs
June 17 2016

Knucklehead Couples & Book Love: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
Blogs
June 17 2016

Trend Alert: Farmers?

Earlier this week in our Afternoon Tea Facebook video, editor Lizzie Poteet and I sat down and...