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June 19 2013

Lisa Kleypas’s Next Book Will Star Joe Travis!

Twitter is buzzing with the report from @ChristineA that Lisa Kleypas has announced through a Lisa's Divas newsletter that her next book will feature Joe Travis! Joe is the youngest Travis sibling...
June 19 2013

July 2013 Romance New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out in July. We’ve divided them up by subgenre to make it easier for those who’ve got a very...
May 27 2013

Holding Out for a Hero: Military Romances and the Veteran Hero

“In answer, she’d looked hungrily at his mouth, released a shallow breath, then leaned forward and kissed him. Tentatively, at first, almost reverently, as though she’d been waiting a lifetime...
May 20 2013

Short, Delicious, and Oh-So-Sweet: Favorite Historical Novellas

My love affair with the novella began when as an undergrad I discovered I much preferred “Bartleby the Scrivener” to Moby Dick and “The Dead” to Ulysses. Part of the attraction...
April 28 2013

Trope of the Month: Boss-Assistant

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s]," which makes them sound like cliches, which makes them seem like a bad thing. But they’re totally not! Romance...
March 16 2013

If at First You Don’t Succeed—Series That Improve After the First Book

Larissa Ione's epic Demonica series. Lisa Kleypas's delightful Hathaways. Meljean Brook's swashbuckling Iron Seas series. These series that pull from every genre imaginable have one very...
March 9 2013

Poll: What Hero Would You Give Up an Hour for?

Today marks the time on the calendar for all of us to spring back an hour. Sure we lose an hour, but it marks the beginning of spring and a chance to brave the great outdoors once again with our...
February 14 2013

Now Win This!: H&H Birthday Extravaganza!

What makes any birthday better? Presents, of course! To celebrate Heroes and Heartbreakers's second anniversary, we have not one, not two, not even three, but FOUR fantastic sweepstakes for you...
February 3 2013

All Fired Up: Redheaded Heroines from Clayton, Kleypas, Cole and More!

While the redheaded male is a rare creature in romance (even in Scottish romance), the redheaded female is a favorite in the genre. What’s so great is she encapsulates two extremes of the genre....
January 31 2013

Exclusive Premiere of Lisa Kleypas’s Crystal Cove Book Trailer!

Today, Heroes and Heartbreakers is pleased to bring you the exclusive premiere of the book trailer for Lisa Kleypas's upcoming Crystal Cove! The book isn't out until next week, but the...
January 28 2013

First Look: Lisa Kleypas’s Crystal Cove (February 5, 2013)

Lisa Kleypas Crystal Cove (Friday Harbor) St. Martin's Press / February 5, 2013 / $14.99 print, $9.99 digital Justine Hoffman has made a comfortable life for herself on the...
January 9 2013

Read & Win: Lisa Kleypas’s Crystal Cove

Get a sneak peek of Lisa Kleypas’s third Friday Harbor novel, Crystal Cove (available February 5, 2013), with an exclusive excerpt of the Chapters 1-2. Plus, enter for a chance to win a copy of the...
January 8 2013

Not Just Dreaming of You: Lisa Kleypas’s Historicals

You know the scenario: you meet another romance fan and discuss your favorite sub-genres and tropes. And then comes the million dollar question: “Which one is your favorite?” My immediate...
January 3 2013

Torn Between Two Lovers: Picking Out the Hero

In my First Look on Susan Carroll's The Lady of Secrets ,  I talked about the fact that, in the beginning of the book, it was not possible to tell which of the two men introduced...
December 29 2012

Ring in with Romance!: Best of 2012, Day 3

May old friends be forgot? We don't think so! We're celebrating our favorite reads with five days of the Best of 2012. We asked our bloggers for their favorite recommendations of 2012,...
December 27 2012

Trope of the Month: Amnesia!

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s]," which makes them sound like cliches, which makes them seem like a bad thing. But they’re totally not! Romance...
December 13 2012

From Page to Screen with Lisa Kleypas: Thoughts on Christmas with Holly

It's probably no secret that I'm a huge Lisa Kleypas fan, so when Lisa Kleypas announced that Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor was to be adapted for television by Hallmark Hall of Fame as...
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...
December 9 2012

Christmas with Holly Debuts Tonight!

Christmas with Holly, the Hallmark Hall of Fame movie based on Lisa Kleypas's contemporary romance Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor, first in the Friday Harbor series, debuts on ABC tonight...
November 19 2012

Author Cara Elliott on Second Chances in Love

Today we welcome author Cara Elliot, whose upcoming release Too Dangerous to Desire is the final installment in her Lords of Midnight trilogy. We are delighted to have Cara here to talk about second...
October 30 2012

Author Miranda Kenneally on When Friends Fall in Love

Today Heroes and Heartbreakers welcomes author Miranda Kenneally, whose Catching Jordan and new release, Stealing Parker, out now, both feature strong friendships that just might lead to more......
October 26 2012

Trope of the Month: Friends to Lovers

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s]," which makes them sound like cliches, which makes them seem like a bad thing. But they’re totally not! Romance...
September 14 2012

Great Couples You’ve Never Heard Of from Kleypas, Burton, James, and more!

The hero and heroine and their happily ever after is the one element you're guaranteed to find in romance. Couples are common, and even books from our favorite authors may not be that memorable...
September 5 2012

Package Deals: The Appeal of Ready-Made Families in Romance

Romances always feature people falling in love; sometimes the romantic love also has a familial component, with the main characters introducing their families to each other. Lately I've been reading...
August 14 2012

An Early Gift: Lisa Kleypas’s Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor Will Be a Movie!

Hallmark Hall of Fame announced today that filming begins this week on Christmas with Holly, a film adaptation of Lisa Kleypas’s Christmas Eve at Friday Harbor. Kleypas confirmed the news on her Facebook...
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...
August 7 2012

Author Lisa Kleypas Cooks Up Some Love With a Recipe and a Sexy Dream Lake Excerpt!

Lisa Kleypas’s newest release, Dream Lake, is out today, and tells the story of Zoe Hoffman, who’s a trained chef and an innkeeper who has all but given up on love. Not only has her hero, Alex Nolan,...
July 25 2012

The Magic in Lisa Kleypas’s Magical Realism

Reading an online discussion of Rainshadow Road by Lisa Kleypas recently, I was struck by how many readers insisted that the book would have been better had Kleypas omitted the magical realism....
July 10 2012

First Look: Lisa Kleypas’s Dream Lake (August 7, 2012)

Lisa Kleypas  Dream Lake St. Martin’s Griffin / August 7, 2012 / $10.19 print, $9.99 digital Dream Lake takes readers once again to the exquisite setting of Friday Harbor, and tells the...
July 8 2012

Genre Experiment: H&H’s Tori Benson Reads Lisa Kleypas

H&H’s bloggers are all avid readers, of course, and each has their favorite genre. So, of course, we challenged them to read outside of their favorite genre—to read a book, in fact,...