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RachelHyland
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 in at this site obviously, not here as in alive and in the world.) But loving something does not mean...
ldosch
August 30 2014

First Look: Alice Clayton’s Screwdrivered (September 2, 2014)

Alice Clayton Screwdrivered (Cocktail #3) Gallery / September 2, 2014 / $15.00 print, $7.99 digital By day, Viv Franklin is a tough-as-nails software engineer who designs programs and loves...
JessicaMoro
June 6 2014

Larger-than-Life Humor and More in Rebekah Weatherspoon’s Fit

Rebekah Weatherspoon's Fit, the first book in the Fit series, follows the story of fiery Violet, who is not your typical romance novel heroine. She’s plus sized, Asian and hilarious. Fit is...
RachelHyland
March 31 2014

Big Love on the Small Screen: Top 10 Current TV Sitcom Romances

FOX’s The Mindy Project comes back on Tuesday, April 1, after more than two months on hiatus. Two months spent by many in a fever of anticipation, wondering what the future will hold for frenemies...
AlexisHall
February 28 2014

Kiss Me Kate: Ilona Andrews’s Magic Bites

Magic Bites is the first book in Ilona Andrews' Kate Daniels series and, well, I should probably start this review by making the same observation I always wind up making about volume one of a series,...
MFrampton
February 13 2014

Like Crazy: A Cinematic Break Up

A Brooklyn-based comedy troupe called POYKPAC has made a clip of a couple breaking up using only titles from movies. At least it's better than texting that you want to break up, right?
AlexisHall
February 10 2014

Officially Better Than the Queen: Cecilia Grant’s A Lady Awakened

I read Cecilia Grant's A Lady Awakened not so much over Christmas as on Christmas, ignoring my partner’s family, the Queen’s speech, and even Toy Story 3 to finish reading it. Because...
scarlettleigh
January 22 2014

Love and Laughter: Humor in Romance

Writing a post on the most humorous characters in romance should be easy peasy, right? I thought so, since there is nothing that I love better than a book that makes me laugh. But figuring out what...
scarlettleigh
January 16 2014

First Look: Christie Craig’s Texas Hold ’Em (January 28, 2014)

Christie Craig Texas Hold 'Em Forever / January 28, 2014 / $8.00 print, $7.99 digital The last thing veterinarian Leah Reece needs is a man in her life. They're nothing but trouble—and...
MFrampton
January 15 2014

Brooklyn Nine-Nine: An Office Romance?

Note: This post contains SPOILERS for all aired episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine, including last night's Season 1, episode 13, “The Bet.” Enjoy! Last night's episode...
AlexisHall
November 12 2013

Power Dynamics in Category Romance: Reading Susan Napier’s Mistress of Deception (Napier Binge Part 2)

This is the second part of my accidental Susan Napier binge (read Part 1 here), which was itself part of a wider attempt to get some sort of handle on category romance. And the truth is, when I picked...
AlexisHall
November 8 2013

Do You Take Checks?: Reading Susan Napier’s Mistress of the Groom, Part 1

I recently made a slightly doomed attempt to get into category romance. The ‘doomed’ part of the endeavour was my own fault because my research was basically on par with the sort of background...
AlexisHall
September 19 2013

Never Miss Your Best Friend’s Wedding: Julie James’s Something About You

Getting into a new genre can be a challenging because they all come with their own particular signs, signifiers and tropes that can leave a newbie floundering and confused. Alexis Hall invites readers...
StephanieWR
August 19 2013

First Look: Mina Vaughn’s How to Discipline Your Vampire (August 19, 2013)

Mina Vaughn How to Discipline Your Vampire Pocket Star / August 19, 2013 / $1.99 digital Cerise Norrell, Type A substitute teacher by day, is ready to quit being a domme. Despite her...
JenniferProffitt
May 29 2013

First Look: Cora Carmack’s Faking It (June 4, 2013)

Cora Carmack Faking It William Morrow / June 4, 2013 / $13.99 print, $5.69 digital Mackenzie “Max” Miller has a problem. Her parents have arrived in town for a surprise visit,...
scarlettleigh
April 30 2013

Too Good to Be True: Finding Authors Like Kristan Higgins

You know the feeling—you've been waiting forever for Kristan Higgins's new book. You buy it on the release date, read it immediately, and then find it impossible to move on to another...
TinaAllen
April 25 2013

First Look: Kat French’s Undertaking Love (April 25, 2013)

Kat French Undertaking Love Harper Collins / April 25, 2013 / $1.99 digital The moment love-phobic Marla Jacobs discovers that the shop next to her Little White Wedding Chapel is to become...
teamhandh
April 16 2013

April 2013 Bloggers’s Recommendations: Wedding Nights, Family Reunions, and Hot British Vamps

Each month, we ask our bloggers to share the best thing they’ve read (or things, plural, if our bloggers declare a tie ’cause they just can’t choose). It doesn’t have to...
scarlettleigh
April 15 2013

First Look: Sophie Kinsella’s Wedding Night (April 23, 2013)

Sophie Kinsella Wedding Night Dial / April 23, 2013 / $26.00 print, $12.99 digital Lottie just knows that her boyfriend is going to propose during lunch at one of London’s fanciest...
lovetoreadforfun
March 19 2013

First Look: Shelly Laurenston’s Wolf with Benefits (March 26, 2013)

Shelly Laurenston Wolf with Benefits Kensington / March 26, 2013 / $15.00 trade, $9.39 digital Ricky Lee has no plans of getting serious about anyone, but he will protect Toni Jean-Louis...
teamhandh
March 12 2013

School of Thrones: Prom is Coming

With The Lizzie Bennet Diaries (LBD) winding to a close, and people getting revved up for Game of Thrones Season 3, this mash-up is the ideal place for a nerdist zeitgeist. The parody...
CutMyTeethOnKleypas
December 10 2012

A Delicious Escape: Light Historicals

Light historical romance is a delicious escape from everyday life, one that offers even more of a holiday from reality than contemporary or dark historical. Here's a rundown of what light historicals...
Myretta
November 21 2012

First Look: Miranda Neville’s The Importance of Being Wicked (November 27, 2012)

Miranda Neville The Importance of Being Wicked Avon  / November 27, 2012 / $7.99 print, $4.99 digital The rules of society don't apply to Caro and her coterie of bold men and daring...
Taragel
September 25 2012

Shipping and Shirtlessness: The Fall 2012 Edition, Starring Arrow’s Stephen Amell, Chicago Fire’s Taylor Kinney, and More!

Last year's edition of Shipping and Shirtlessness featured hotties like Ioan Gruffudd (Ringer), Josh Dallas (Once Upon a Time), and Nick Wechsler (Revenge). This year we turn our...
KateRothwell
August 10 2012

If You Like Eloisa James, Then You’ll Like _______ ?

We Eloisa James fans got a nice slew of books from her recently (the Happily Ever After historicals based on fairy tales) so, really, we shouldn’t be greedy. And at the end of the month, we’ll get...
CarolMalcolm
July 11 2012

A Light in the Darkness: Humor in Urban Fantasy from Davidson, Barant, Lewis and More!

Urban fantasy readers get treated to a wide variety of supernatural beings in an array of predicaments, the stakes of which may range from the safety of a particular city or area to the destruction...
MFrampton
May 30 2012

H&H Book Club for June: Humor Me!

For June’s H&H Book Club choice, let’s pick something funny, from any genre. It can be contemporary (Jenny Crusie?), Regency (Barbara Metzger?), paranormal (Shelly Laurenston?), historical...
WickedLilPixie
May 13 2012

Show Me the Funny: Humorous Paranormal Romance from Harper, Cassidy, Davidson, and More!

Paranormal Romance isn’t always just about the sexy times with our favorite creatures that go bump in the night. Some of our favorite PNR novels not only make us feel the need for a cold shower, they...
MFrampton
July 27 2011

It’s Funny, ’Cause It’s True

Every Argument Every Couple Ever Has EVER. from Casey Donahue on Vimeo. “What?” “What?” “What?” How many of these sentences have you uttered? (And of course it has...
LaurieGold
July 17 2011

Fresh Meat: Janet Mullany’s Tell Me More (July 19, 2011)

Janet Mullany Tell Me More Harlequin Spice, July 17, 2011, $14.95 print, $8.79 eBook “Tell me every dirty detail…” Jo Hutchinson is obsessed with a man she’s...