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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
December 18 2014

Romance News Roundup: Reader Problems, The Americans, and More

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Blogs
December 18 2014

Alive and Well: Living, Happy Parental Pairs in Historical Romance from Beverley, Chase, and More!

Even in historical romance fiction, with its near mandatory promise of happily ever after for the...
Blogs
December 18 2014

First Look: Elizabeth Camden’s Beyond All Dreams (December 30, 2014)

Elizabeth Camden Beyond All Dreams Bethany House / December 30, 2014 / $14.99 print, digital Anna...
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December 18 2014

Throwback Thursday: What Was Your First Holiday Romance?

We love holiday romances!    You might've read a traditional Regency romance...
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December 17 2014

Romance News Roundup: Sylvia Day Deals, Jamie Dornan, and Game of Thrones Peek!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Blogs
December 17 2014

Quiz: Who Is Your Ideal Romance Hero?

It's the holiday season and while hot cocoa and eggnog go a long way to warm us up, nothing beats...
Blogs
December 17 2014

NSFW: Thug Notes Explains A Christmas Carol

Thug Notes takes on Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, just in time for the holidays. “Aight,...
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December 16 2014

First Look: Sophia James’s Marriage Made in Money (December 16, 2014)

Sophia James Marriage Made in Money (Penniless Lords) Harlequin / December 16, 2014 / $6.50 print,...
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December 16 2014

Romance News Roundup: Jane Austen, Dane and Hoyt Deals, and More!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
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December 16 2014

Happy V-Day!: Virgin Heroines from Kenyon, Quinn, and More!

Honestly, I’m a sucker for the virgin heroine. When done well, there’s something about...
Blogs
December 16 2014

We’re Not So Different, You and I: Heroines in Sarah MacLean and Christina Lauren

Romance readers have a plethora of options to choose from like, billionaires to regular Joes to dukes,...
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December 15 2014

Romance News Roundup: Outlander, Bailey, and Stacey Deal Alerts; Gone with the Wind; and More!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
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December 14 2014

Shipping Sunday: Sherlock Holmes and John Watson (JohnLock)

I love Sherlock Holmes. I will take him in every iteration—BBC's modernization with Benedict...
Blogs
December 13 2014

Surviving DrOutlander: Bridging the Gap of 20 Years

The following post includes spoilers for the Outlander series. Like big, honking ones. No, seriously....
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December 12 2014

Friday Beefcake: Unusual Historical Heroes from Vikings, Outlander, Marco Polo, and More!

You guys know we love a good unusual historical—we could have a duke any day, but a viking?...
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December 12 2014

Romance News Roundup: Macomber and MacLean Deal Alerts, Outlander Jewelry, and More

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Blogs
December 12 2014

25 Romances of Christmas: Holiday Romance Recommendations, Part 2

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While the holidays are creeping in, it might be just the time to start in on that list—the books...
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December 12 2014

Bones 10x10 Heart-to-Heart: Vintage Love

Show/Episode: Bones 10x10, “The 200th in the 10th—Feels like the First Time” Ship:...
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December 11 2014

Top 10 Treasures from the Past from Howard, Brockway, and More!

In Megan Frampton’s blog The Ten Romance Novels You Should Read (An Opinionated Opinion), Megan...
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December 11 2014

Romance News Roundup: Golden Globes and Kisses

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
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December 11 2014

Top 5 Romantic Thriller Movie Heroes: Wolverine, Bond, and More!

Today we welcome author Susannah Sandlin to Heroes and Heartbreakers. The second in Susannah's...
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December 10 2014

Listening to History: Historical Romance Audiobooks to Try

The holiday season is upon us and I don’t know about you, but for me that means a lot of travelling,...
Blogs
December 10 2014

Romance News Roundup: Jennifer McQuiston, Mindy Project, and More!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Excerpts
December 10 2014

The Duke in My Bed: Exclusive Excerpt

HERE COMES THE GROOM As a notorious member of the Heirs’ Club, Bray Drakestone...
Blogs
December 10 2014

Revealing Character Through Sex Scenes

Some readers say they skip the sex scenes in romance novels, but often authors reveal the most about...
Blogs
December 9 2014

Romance News Roundup: Jeannie Lin Deal Alert, Donna Grant Spotlight, and More!

Welcome to H&H's brand-new daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's...
Blogs
December 9 2014

Intrigue and Romance Blend in Alyssa Alexander’s In Bed with a Spy

In Alyssa Alexander's In Bed with a Spy, the second book in Alexander's Spy in the Ton series,...
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December 9 2014

Getting Off on the Wrong Foot: Meet-Not-Cutes in Romance Novels from Yates, Neville, and More!

Today we're joined by author Megan Mulry, whose Roulette was released last week. Roulette has...
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December 9 2014

Are You Choosy About Free Books?

If you have an e-reader, chances are good you have one-clicked a free book at some point. Authors...
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December 8 2014

Taking Center Stage: Vivienne Lorret’s Wallflower Wedding Series

Vivienne Lorret has captured our hearts with her entertaining and clever Wallflower Wedding Series....