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Ivan, Will & Grace: Romance News & Deals from Kit Rocha and More
Blogs
January 18 2017

Ivan, Will & Grace: Romance News & Deals from Kit Rocha and More

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Top 5 Highlanders in Romance: The Essential Highland Romance Experience
Blogs
January 18 2017

Top 5 Highlanders in Romance: The Essential Highland Romance Experience

Kilty Pleasures! First of all, boys in kilts. Better than that, men in kilts. Got your attention...
The Swoonies 2017: The Nominations!
Blogs
January 18 2017

The Swoonies 2017: The Nominations!

Last year Archangel's Enigma's Raphael/Elena took home the prize as 2016 Swoonworthiest's...
Men with Dogs or Men with Babies?
Blogs
January 18 2017

Men with Dogs or Men with Babies?

Animals and babies: two of the internet's greatest Achilles heels. They're also two things...
Kick Up Your Heels for Romance News & Deals from Christie Craig and More
Blogs
January 17 2017

Kick Up Your Heels for Romance News & Deals from Christie Craig and More

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
<i>Smut Peddler</i>: Naughty Comics by Women, For Women
Blogs
January 17 2017

Smut Peddler: Naughty Comics by Women, For Women

Last time I wrote about comics, I gave them a rating based upon the subjective criteria “can...
What’s a Favorite Piece of Slang or Catchphrase You’ve Learned from Romance?
Blogs
January 17 2017

What’s a Favorite Piece of Slang or Catchphrase You’ve Learned from Romance?

This weekend on Twitter, Rose Lerner was sharing some of her favorite Regency era slang—from...
The Case For Book Boyfriend Status: Piper Huguley’s Lawrence Stewart from <i>The Lawyer’s Luck</i>
Blogs
January 16 2017

The Case For Book Boyfriend Status: Piper Huguley’s Lawrence Stewart from The Lawyer’s Luck

Lawrence “Lawyer” Stewart, from Piper Huguley’s The Lawyer’s Luck, has...
Try These on for Size: Romance News & Deals from Alison Bliss and <em>Living Single</em>
Blogs
January 13 2017

Try These on for Size: Romance News & Deals from Alison Bliss and Living Single

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
We Learned Some Things: Comments That Made Our Week
Blogs
January 13 2017

We Learned Some Things: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to <i>Bates Motel</i>’s Nestor Carbonell as Sheriff Alex Romero
Blogs
January 13 2017

Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to Bates Motel’s Nestor Carbonell as Sheriff Alex Romero

Dear Nestor Carbonell, I never watched Lost, so when I started watching Bates Motel...
Swept Away by Romance News & Deals!
Blogs
January 12 2017

Swept Away by Romance News & Deals!

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
8 Romances for Fans of <i>Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries</i> Flappers!
Blogs
January 12 2017

8 Romances for Fans of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries Flappers!

What romance should you turn to for Miss Fisher withdrawals? It is a rare movie or TV show...
Lonely Hearts: Past and Present
Blogs
January 12 2017

Lonely Hearts: Past and Present

We're thrilled to welcome KJ Charles (Wanted, A Gentleman) who knows a thing our two about...
What Is Your Most Anticipated Book of 2017?
Blogs
January 12 2017

What Is Your Most Anticipated Book of 2017?

2017 is set up to be a pretty big year in the romance genre. Many series are finishing, many more...
Hook Up with a Scarlett Cole E-Deal & <em>Fifty Shades Darker</em> Soundtrack News!
Blogs
January 11 2017

Hook Up with a Scarlett Cole E-Deal & Fifty Shades Darker Soundtrack News!

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
PSA: The Hot Turkish Butcher
Blogs
January 11 2017

PSA: The Hot Turkish Butcher

Nusret Gökçe: He's hot. He knows how to handle his meat. He has major salt swag.  He's...
Major-League Deals & News from Sherrilyn Kenyon, Christine Feehan, and More
Blogs
January 10 2017

Major-League Deals & News from Sherrilyn Kenyon, Christine Feehan, and More

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Where’s Sera’s Baby? and Other Questions We Have for <i>The Day of the Duchess</i>
Blogs
January 10 2017

Where’s Sera’s Baby? and Other Questions We Have for The Day of the Duchess

This post contains spoilers for all books in the Scandal & Scoundrel series by Sarah MacLean...
Dream of Summer with Romance Deals & News from Julie James and Jo Goodman!
Blogs
January 9 2017

Dream of Summer with Romance Deals & News from Julie James and Jo Goodman!

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Do You Think of Books as Luxury Products?
Blogs
January 9 2017

Do You Think of Books as Luxury Products?

While listening to an XOXO After Dark Cast the other day, one of the editors on the podcast mentioned...
KJ Charles Excerpt: <i>Wanted, A Gentleman</i>
Excerpts
January 8 2017

KJ Charles Excerpt: Wanted, A Gentleman

WANTED, A GENTLEMAN Or, Virtue Over-Rated the grand romance of Mr. Martin St....
Unleash the Beast: Romance Deals & News from Lecia Cornwall, Jojo Moyes and Jill Shalvis
Blogs
January 6 2017

Unleash the Beast: Romance Deals & News from Lecia Cornwall, Jojo Moyes and Jill Shalvis

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Love in All Its Forms: Comments That Made Our Week
Blogs
January 6 2017

Love in All Its Forms: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to <i>The Musketeers</i>
Blogs
January 6 2017

Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to The Musketeers

Dear Men of The Musketeers, It's been brought to our attention that Team H&H has...
Katherine Johnson’s Amazing Work—and Romance—Take Flight in <I>Hidden Figures</I>
Blogs
January 6 2017

Katherine Johnson’s Amazing Work—and Romance—Take Flight in Hidden Figures

This post contains spoilers for the film Hidden Figures...  I had the distinct pleasure...
What Show Would You Want Revisited?
Blogs
January 6 2017

What Show Would You Want Revisited?

Gilmore Girls. Harry Potter. Now Charmed? Yesterday we heard the news that a Charmed prequel (taking...
Does It Matter If a Book “Looks” Like a Romance?
Blogs
January 5 2017

Does It Matter If a Book “Looks” Like a Romance?

A lot of time and effort goes into making a book cover. For each genre, there's a certain...
Take a Reading Day: Moning and Quinn Deals & Romance News!
Blogs
January 4 2017

Take a Reading Day: Moning and Quinn Deals & Romance News!

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
What Has Been the Most Accurate Description of Love?
Blogs
January 4 2017

What Has Been the Most Accurate Description of Love?

Source: sensualquotes.tumblr.com  In romance,...