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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
August 27 2014

Time Traveling, Your Way: Would You Rather Be Claire or Jamie?

Outlander, as we know, has a heroine who falls back through time. In other scenarios, a person from...
Blogs
August 26 2014

First Look: Elizabeth Vail’s The Duke of Snow and Apples (August 26, 2014)

Elizabeth Vail The Duke of Snow and Apples Entangled / August 26, 2014 / $0.99 digital Frederick...
Blogs
August 25 2014

First Look: Lorraine Heath’s Once More, My Darling Rogue (August 26, 2014)

Lorraine Heath Once More, My Darling Rogue (Scandalous Gentlemen of St. James #2) Avon / August...
Blogs
August 25 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 3 Recap: Years Apart and Minutes Away

Claire Randall's adventure continues in the first season of what is sure to be a long-running...
Blogs
August 25 2014

Gothics Are My Weakness: Favorite Gothic Romance Authors

Today we're joined by author Susan Elizabeth Phillips, whose Heroes Are My Weakness is released...
Blogs
August 25 2014

What Genre Do You Wish You Had More Of?

A week ago, we asked you What's Your Favorite Genre Right Now? Some of the commenters said...
Blogs
August 22 2014

First Look: Anna Campbell’s What a Duke Dares (August 26, 2014)

Anna Campbell What a Duke Dares (Sons of Sin #3) Grand Central / August 26, 2014 / $8.00 print,...
Blogs
August 22 2014

H&H Debriefing: Gothic Heroes!

Another day, another way to follow H&H—we're now on YouTube! Subscribe to...
Blogs
August 22 2014

First Look: Kristen Callihan’s Evernight (August 26, 2014)

Kristen Callihan Evernight (Darkest London #5) Forever / August 26, 2014 / $6.00 print,...
Excerpts
August 22 2014

Not Quite a Wife: Exclusive Excerpt

Marry in haste, repent at leisure. James, Lord Kirkland, owns a shipping fleet, half...
Blogs
August 22 2014

First Look: Mary Jo Putney’s Not Quite a Wife (August 26, 2014)

Mary Jo Putney Not Quite a Wife Zebra / August 26, 2014 / $7.99 print, $7.59 digital James,...
Blogs
August 22 2014

What is Your #FridayReads?

Each week on our Facebook page, we ask the H&H community what they're reading. Today...
Blogs
August 21 2014

First Look: Liz Carlyle’s The Earl’s Mistress (August 26, 2014)

Liz Carlyle The Earl's Mistress Avon / August 26, 2014 / $7.99 print, $6.99 digital Women...
Excerpts
August 21 2014

A Scandal to Remember: Exclusive Excerpt

The rules of courtship are swept out to sea when a shipwreck offers a Reckless Bride a true...
Blogs
August 21 2014

H&H Bloggers Recommend: Best Reads of August 2014

Each month, we ask our bloggers to share the best thing they’ve read (or things, plural,...
Blogs
August 21 2014

Throwback Thursday: Who Was Your First Book Boyfriend?

We've asked who your most recent book boyfriend was, and now we want to know who was your...
Blogs
August 20 2014

First Look: Pam Jenoff’s The Winter Guest (August 26, 2014)

Pam Jenoff The Winter Guest Harlequin MIRA / August 26, 2014 / $14.95 print & digital Life...
Blogs
August 20 2014

Outlander IS a Bodice Ripper

Bodice ripper*: A controversial term for the earliest of romance novels with a certain formula. Sure,...
Blogs
August 20 2014

September 2014 Romance Novel New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out...
Blogs
August 20 2014

Who’s Your Favorite Bad Girl?

Sometimes some characters are so dastardly, and yet so charismatic that even when they're...
Blogs
August 19 2014

Cover Tuesday: Exclusive Reveals for Donna Grant, Manda Collins, D. D. Ayres, Season Vining, and J.M. Stewart!

We've got rakes, dragon kings, infuriating exes, undercover agents, and more in this week's...
Blogs
August 19 2014

First Look: Sabrina Jeffries’s How the Scoundrel Seduces (August 19, 2014)

Sabrina Jeffries How the Scoundrel Seduces (Duke's Men) Pocket / August 19, 2014 / $7.99 print...
Blogs
August 18 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 2 Recap: Detained!

Is this real life?! More than two years after it was announced that Outlander just might be headed...
Blogs
August 18 2014

How Many Books Have You Binge-Read?

We have all binge-read, at one point or another, in our reading careers. The question is, what's...
Excerpts
August 15 2014

A Promise by Daylight: Exclusive Excerpt

A notorious rake… In the aftermath of a near-fatal accident, the virile and charming...
Blogs
August 15 2014

First Look: Elizabeth Essex’s A Scandal to Remember (August 26, 2014)

Elizabeth Essex A Scandal to Remember (Reckless Brides) St. Martin's / August 26, 2014 / $7.99...
Blogs
August 15 2014

Chemistry on Film: “It’s Even Better When You Help”

Actress Lauren Bacall passed away this week, and so it seems like a good opportunity to post...
Blogs
August 14 2014

New Photos for Downton Abbey Season 5!

Masterpiece has released new official promotional pictures for Downton Abbey Season 5, giving...
Blogs
August 14 2014

Going Both Ways: Best Bi Short Stories Anthology

Funded via Kickstarter, the Best Bi Short Stories anthology was edited by Sheela Lambert, a civil...
Blogs
August 14 2014

Throwback Thursday: When Did You First Identify as a “Romance” Fan?

Maybe you knew as soon as you stole one of your mother's paperbacks. Maybe it took you longer,...