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Romance novels and women's fiction flavored by vampires, werewolves, futuristics, science fiction, fantasy, time-travel, ghosts... In other words, this is the otherworld.

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October 1 2014

Fish Out of (Historical and Fantasy) Water

All of us have been the odd man out at some point in time. Whether it is the memory of our first day...
Blogs
October 1 2014

First Look: Eileen Wilks’s Unbinding (October 7, 2014)

Eileen Wilks Unbinding (World of the Lupi #11) Berkeley / October 7, 2014 / $7.99, print...
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October 1 2014

Anticipating The Vampire Diaries Season 6: Say It Ain’t So!

Let me start off by saying, SPOILERS. If you are not caught up on TVD, for the love of the undead,...
Excerpts
October 1 2014

Seventh Grave and No Body: Exclusive Excerpt

Lead me not into temptation. Follow me instead! I know a shortcut! —T-shirt Twelve....
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October 1 2014

Twilight Returns, Sort Of!

It's not truly nighttime yet! The film company that produced Twilight has announced that it...
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October 1 2014

“I Won’t Because All of Me Wants To": What’s the Ultimate Sacrifice in Romance Novels?

This is not a romance (um, spoiler, he sends her to jail), but the romance between the protagonist...
Excerpts
September 30 2014

Lailah: Exclusive Excerpt

The girl knows she’s different. She doesn’t age. She has no family. She has visions...
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September 30 2014

First Look: Larissa Ione’s Chained By Night (September 30, 2014)

Larissa Ione Chained by Night Pocket / September 30, 2014 / $7.99 print / digital Leader...
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September 29 2014

H&H Bloggers Recommend: Best Reads of September 2014

Each month, we ask our bloggers to share the best thing they’ve read (or things, plural,...
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September 29 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 8 Recap: Is it Always Like This?

Claire Randall's adventure continues in the first season of what is sure to be a long-running...
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September 27 2014

Trope of the Month: Mistresses and Courtesans!

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s]," which makes them sound...
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September 26 2014

We Laugh Because We Love: Top 10 Romance Parodies

Obviously, we all love Romance as a genre. None of us would be here if we didn’t. (Here, as...
Blogs
September 26 2014

How Do You Feel About First Person Point-of-View?

In the past, some romance readers said they were turned off by a book if it was told in the first...
Blogs
September 25 2014

Outlander’s Midseason Premiere Date Set—When Will Jamie and Claire Return?

Before Outlander was a TV show, we all loved Jamie Fraser. However, after last Saturday's episode,...
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September 25 2014

10 Urban Fantasy Series You Should Read (An Opinionated Opinion)

Have you fallen for an urban fantasy series and want more? We’re here to help. These ten...
Excerpts
September 23 2014

Read & Win: Nina Croft’s Break Out!

Get a sneak peek of Nina Croft’s Break Out (available September 30, 2014), with an excerpt of...
Blogs
September 23 2014

The "And you? Will he forgive you?” Scene in Bec McMaster’s Forged by Desire

**Note: This post contains minor spoilers for the book Forged by Desire by Bec McMaster. Read with...
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September 23 2014

What’s Your Favorite Wedding Gif?

So on Saturday night, Starz's Outlander series showed us what Outlander fans have been picturing...
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September 22 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 7 Recap: Was it Good for You?

Claire Randall's adventure continues in the first season of what is sure to be a long-running...
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September 21 2014

Shipping Sunday: Sleepy Hollow’s Ichabbie

Sleepy Hollow's Ichabbie, the pairing of 18th century Ichabod Crane and modern woman Abbie Mills,...
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September 20 2014

“Even If It Were Just Days": Love Between Mortals and Immortals in Cassandra Clare’s Shadowhunters Series

Note: contains major spoilers for “The Mortal Instruments” and “The Infernal Devices”...
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September 19 2014

H&H Debriefing: Give a ’Ship

Another day, another way to follow H&H—we're now on YouTube! Subscribe to...
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September 19 2014

Strung Out and Written Down: Addicted Authors and Characters

Today we're joined by author Ciar Cullen, whose heroine, Lillian Holmes is an heiress-turned-detective-turned-vampire,...
Blogs
September 19 2014

Who’s Your Favorite Pirate?

Today is Talk Like a Pirate Day! And in honor of the day, we want to know if your favorite pirate...
Excerpts
September 18 2014

Night Sky: Exclusive Excerpt

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She's the ultimate weapon in fighting destiny... New York Times and USA Today bestselling...
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September 18 2014

Seven Steamy Steampunk Couples from Priest, Carriger, Connolly and More!

Today we're pleased to welcome author Beth Cato to Heroes and Heartbreakers. Beth's Clockwork...
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September 18 2014

Throwback Thursday: What Was Your First Erotic Romance?

It might not have been the smuttiest thing you ever read—but it was your first. The first time...
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September 17 2014

October 2014 Romance Novel New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out...
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September 17 2014

What Are the Biggest Issues Facing Couples in Couplehood?

The Mindy Project returned last night, and the first episode, titled “We're a Couple...
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September 16 2014

5 Classic Secondary Couples from SEP, Kleypas, Brockmann, and More!

Secondary couples are often an opportunity for authors to take interesting risks; consequently, they're...