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JenniferProffitt
May 18 2016

How Do You Feel About Authors Updating Books?

It's a trend we see in non-fiction and textbooks all the time—new information becomes available and thus a new edition is published. However, in the world of fiction, it's not really...
JenniferProffitt
May 16 2016

What Do You Ask First When Asked for a Recommendation?

Giving recommendations is a very subjective act. If you don't know your fellow reader well, you cand totally steer them in the wrong direction—and reading dischord can ruin friendships!  When...
teamhandh
May 13 2016

From Unlucky to Hot: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank you for always adding a little extra sparkle to our week. In honor of Fan Friday, we want to give...
HeatherWaters
May 10 2016

Cowgirl Up: Romance News

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did you know you can sign up to receive Afternoon Tea as an e-mail? Sign up have your daily cuppa delivered...
JenniferProffitt
May 5 2016

What Do You Think of Second-Person?

The world of entertainment may be changing where YOU are the star, or at least feel like one. With first person action movies like Hardcore Henry coming out and anthologies like the recent Imagines,...
JenniferProffitt
April 29 2016

Does a Character’s “Voice” Ever Pull You Out of a Story?

Source: giphy.com Many times it's the voice, more than anything else, that pulls us in and has us coming back time and again. However, sometimes a...
JenniferProffitt
April 28 2016

Reading FOMO— Do You Have It?

FOMO (the Fear of Missing Out) can feel pretty debilitating. When it comes to new releases, there are SO many books and so little time. The discerning reader has to make choices as it's pretty...
JenniferProffitt
April 25 2016

Do You Ever Fall in Love with Secondary Characters More?

It doesn't happen often but it can happen, you're swimming along reading a great book... and suddenly you realize you're more in love with the secondary characters than you are with...
teamhandh
April 22 2016

On Honeypots and Heyer: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank you for always adding a little extra sparkle to our week. In honor of Fan Friday, we want to give a special...
JenniferProffitt
April 22 2016

What Do You Think When You Hear Something is a “Romeo and Juliet” Story?

Recently we got into a discussion of what people could think when someone says “It's a Romeo and Juliet story.” For the most part, the consensus was that it held a stronger connotation...
JenniferProffitt
April 18 2016

What Was Your Last Comfort Read?

Source: Buzzfeed While Team H&H was at the RT Book Lover's Convention, we picked up a lot of old favorites. You can't go wrong with a classic!...
teamhandh
April 15 2016

Ichabbie Aftermath and Cheaters: The Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank you for always adding a little extra sparkle to our week. In honor of Fan Friday, we want to give a special...
teamhandh
April 8 2016

On Spoilers and Smart Heroines: The Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank you for always adding a little extra sparkle to our week. In honor of Fan Friday, we want to give a special...
teamhandh
April 1 2016

On Top of Mt. TBR: Comments That Made Our Week

We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank you for always adding a little extra sparkle to our week. In honor of Fan Friday, we want to give a special...
JenniferProffitt
March 31 2016

How Old Were You When You First Read Romance?

We love some of the responses we get on social media. Recently we shared an excerpt from the first book in Sylvia Day's Crossfire series with a special note from Sylvia herself introducing...
JenniferProffitt
March 7 2016

Do You Have Any Romance Reader Friends?

Source: tumblr.com Luckily, the online world has afforded readers a space where they can talk about their favorite books with someone who is across the...
JenniferProffitt
March 3 2016

Do You Still Read Series?

Series are great! They give a reader the opportunity to dive into a world for three, five, eight books, and beyond. However, that's a lot of commitment! Do you still find yourself keeping up...
JenniferProffitt
March 2 2016

Guaranteed Ways to Impress a Romance Reader

Yesterday on Goodreads, the site published an infinitely relatable article on 15 guaranteed ways to impress a book lover. While many of these points hold true for any book lover—like “Be...
JenniferProffitt
February 25 2016

What Will Draw You to a Non-Romance?

Tropes, archetypes, subgenre...we know what can draw you in to a romance novel and make you pick it up, but what about when you're not reading romance?  Do you find yourself drawn...
JenniferProffitt
February 24 2016

Do You Still Find “Surprises” From Your Favorite Author?

Are you ever surprised by what you find in a favorite author's back list? For example, did you love Kresley Cole's Immortals After Dark series, but had no idea she wrote historicals? Similarly,...
JenniferProffitt
January 12 2016

What Have You “Gotten Into” Because of a Book?

Our tastes tend to solidify once we get to a certain age. Our hobbies stay the same, for the most part. Unless something comes along to change them! For our purposes, what we're talking about...
JenniferProffitt
December 23 2015

How Many Books Will You Read Over the Holiday?

This will be the last Morning Coffee for a few days while Team H&H takes a break while our offices are closed for the Christmas and New Year's holiday. With that much free time on our hands,...
JenniferProffitt
December 7 2015

Most Romantic Quotes: Submit Yours!

We all have our favorite quotes from books. Whether you review a book and want to remember something for later because it just got you right in the feels, or even as a casual reader a scene or...
JenniferProffitt
November 18 2015

Why Do You Read Romance?

The obvious answer should be “because I like it.” We love the sighs, the declarations of love... the love scenes! However, as Monday's Morning Coffee showed, it's not the only the...
JenniferProffitt
November 16 2015

Melt Your Heart or Melt Your Panties?

Many sites these days focus in on the heat levels of their reads, and that's a valid concern for readers. Some readers like their reads to be “the hotter the better” but others prefer...
JenniferProffitt
November 12 2015

Throwback Thursday: What Was Your First Family?

Yesterday, we shared the news that H&H would be trekking it to the RT Booklovers Convention in Las Vegas, and be moderating a panel there with authors of some of our favorite families—Julia...
JenniferProffitt
November 10 2015

Does Your Relationship Status Affect Your Reading Habits?

Single, married, never been in a relationship, serial monogamist—the relationship statuses of romance readers are as varied as an OKCupid Profile. Especially if you've been reading romance...
JenniferProffitt
November 6 2015

What “First” Do You Still Have?

Today is the first Friday of the month, and later this weekend, one of our bloggers will be sharing her thoughts on one of her firsts—her first male/male romance. For many, that's a category...
JenniferProffitt
November 3 2015

What Was the Last Thing You Got Someone Else Hooked On?

Sharing is caring! Sometimes you just can't be quiet about something and need to share with everyone. Enthusiasm is catching and when we start sharing with our friends, they inevitably get curious...
HeatherWaters
November 2 2015

Romance News: Remember Georgette Heyer & Read a Regency

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: To celebrate the 80th anniversary...