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June 24 2015

Would You Rather...

Source: It's hump day, so to help you get over Wednesday into that final part of the week, we're going to play a game...
May 4 2015

Romance News Roundup: Royal Baby, Marsha Canham Deal, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —Deal Alert #1: Marsha Canham's Robin...
April 28 2015

What Was Your Most Compelling Elevator Pitch?

Last week, we talked about the keywords that will get you to auto-buy a book based on the cover copy. This week, we are talking about the books that are recommended to us by the fellow readers in our...
April 27 2015

Romance News Roundup: Lili St. Germain Deal, Magic Mike XXL, and More!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —Magic Mike is making Mondays a little...
April 27 2015

They Laughed, They Cried: Standout Moments in Romance Novels

Heroes and Heartbreakers is pleased to welcome author Sara Jane Stone, whose fourth Independence Falls novel, Wild With You, hit shelves on April 14. Shere's here today to discuss what qualities...
April 22 2015

Romance News Roundup: Amy Schumer & Paige Tyler!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —See for yourself why a sketch from last...
April 10 2015

Initial Here, Here, and Here

It's Friday, and we're all a little bit brain dead, and could use a break. So, we're going to play a little game! On the count of three, list as many authors—preferably only romance...
April 9 2015

Throwback Thursday: What Was Your First Rom-Com?

Romantic comedies are some of the most watched movies on our shelves. We all have our favorites, but what's your first?
March 31 2015

“I Ship It”: What Have Been Your Favorite Ships This Season?

This parody video has been around for awhile, but as many of us stare into the empty void as our favorite shows finish off their seasons, we dedicate this to you! What have been your new “ships”...
March 16 2015

First Look: Tessa Bailey’s Chase Me (March 17, 2015)

Tessa Bailey Chase Me (Broke and Beautiful #1) Avon Impulse / March 17, 2015 / $4.99 print, $2.99 digital College drop-out Roxy Cumberland moved to New York with dreams of becoming...
March 6 2015

Romance News Roundup: Not My First Rodeo Series and More

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —Sarah M. Anderson, Donna Alward, and Jenna...
March 4 2015

Romance News Roundup: Avengers 2 Trailer and Kelly Bowen Deal!

Welcome to H&H's daily news roundup! Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in the romance world right now. —The latest and greatest full Avengers:...
February 27 2015

Comedic Sci-Fi Romance: Sex, Jokes, and Science in Space

One of life's literary challenges involves the combination of science fiction, romance, and comedy—three genres competing for center stage in a single story. Blending these three genres well...
February 6 2015

We Ruined a Romance: Replace A Letter Ruin A Romance Results!

[View the story “HnH Replace” on Storify] Earlier this week, we had so much fun with #ReplaceALetterRuinARomance on Twitter —and we think you guys did too! As a treat—and...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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?
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...