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Blogs
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...
Blogs
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,...
Blogs
September 28 2014

Shipping Sunday: Castle’s Castle/Beckett

Castle and Beckett's romances has to be one of the most successful on TV. They survived near-death...
Blogs
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...
Blogs
September 26 2014

First Look: Shiloh Walker’s Sweeter than Sin (September 30, 2014)

Shiloh Walker Sweeter than Sin (Secrets and Shadows) St. Martin's Press / September 30, 2014...
Blogs
September 26 2014

Scandal Season 4 Episode 1: Liv’s Back, Gladiators!

Can't get enough Scandal? Join the club—really. Tune into H&H for weekly recaps from...
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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

First Look: Katie Porter’s Snap (September 30, 2014)

Katie Porter Snap (Command Force Alpha) Samhain / September 30, 2014 / $5.50 digital Captain...
Excerpts
September 22 2014

Riding Dirty: Exclusive Excerpt

He's her weapon of choice Psychologist Mia Richards wants revenge. Her new client,...
Blogs
September 19 2014

H&H Debriefing: Give a ’Ship

Another day, another way to follow H&H—we're now on YouTube! Subscribe to...
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...
Blogs
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...
Blogs
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...
Blogs
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...
Excerpts
September 17 2014

Sweeter Than Sin: Exclusive Excerpt

CAN’T FORGET THE PAIN It took years for Adam to stop drowning his regrets in alcohol,...
Blogs
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...
Blogs
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...
Excerpts
September 16 2014

Ruptured: Exclusive Excerpt

It has been eighty-three years since the walls between Earth and Infernus fell, and now our...
Blogs
September 16 2014

Quick-to-Calm Wives = Happier Marriages?

Confirming a wife's role as caretaker in a marriage, a study discussed in HealthDay says...
Excerpts
September 14 2014

Misbehavior: Exclusive Excerpt

Matthew “Val” Taylor, the Road Captain in the club, was introduced to sex at an early...
Blogs
September 12 2014

Drink Up! Boardwalk Empire and Jamie Brenner’s Gin Lovers

**Note: This post contains spoilers of all aired episodes of Boardwalk Empire and Jamie Brenner's...
Blogs
September 12 2014

What’s the Longest You’ve Gone Without Reading a Book?

Home, work, relationships, family, school, a favorite television series or a big movie (or series...
Blogs
September 11 2014

Throwback Thursday: Do You Recall Your First TSTL Heroine?

“How could she DO that?” Maybe you've asked that of a heroine from one (or more)...
Blogs
September 10 2014

Hit the Road: Top 10 Motorcycle Club Heroes

Source: fanpop.com As of last night,Sons...
Blogs
September 10 2014

Hot Guys and Cool Dogs Have a Lot in Common

Today we're pleased to welcome author D.D. Ayres to Heroes and Heartbreakers. D.D.'s new release,...
Blogs
September 10 2014

When Good Guys Go Bad

We've covered many instances of when bad guys turn good (the villain in one story who becomes...
Blogs
September 9 2014

Heroines to Die for from Armstrong, Howard, Robb and More!

Framing a love story around characters with a dark past is a challenge. The angst the character deals...
Blogs
September 9 2014

Who’s the Most Important Baby in Romance?

News of the royal pregnancy broke yesterday, and naturally we thought about babies in romance novels....
Blogs
September 8 2014

What the Heart Wants: Fall 2014’s Can’t-Miss Romance Books, Movies, and Shows

September | October | November | Printable Version Team H&H...