Nov 16 2016 4:33pm

Wishing Makes It So with Lauren Layne & Amy Poehler: Romance News & Deals

Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance.

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Top Off Your TBR Pile

I Wish You Were Mine by Lauren LayneDeal Alert: Lauren Layne's in-love-with-her-sister's-ex contemporary romance I Wish You Were Mine is on sale for $.99 in e-book at iBooks | Barnes & Noble | Amazon | etc.* Which begs the question... How taboo are you willing to go?

Deal Alert: Abbie Roads' dark romance Race the Darkness is $.99 in e-book at Barnes & Noble | Amazon | iBooks | etc.* Dark romance feels real, always has a happy ending, and can help you process serious problems, says Roads in her H&H post “Why the World Needs Dark Romance.”

Deal Alert: Christy English's historical How to Wed a Warrior is $.99 in e-book at Amazon | iBooks | Barnes & Noble | etc.* In January, English shared her 2016 reading resolutions for the year, including “I resolve to take Sandra Brown's novels to the gym so I can work out while reading about her steamy intrigues” and “I resolve to drink champagne whenever reading Nora Roberts.” How are you doing with your reading goals?

Deal Alert: Amy Poehler's collection of humorous essays Yes Please is discounted to $3.99 in e-book at iBooks | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | etc.* In other funny business, have you learned “How to Talk to a Woman Who is Reading a Romance Novel”?

Fresh Outta the Oven

Will Pitch return to set Ginny/Mike shippers' hearts aflutter in a second season? “I'm not even entertaining the thought that we won't come back,” says Mark-Paul Gosselaar, our team captain, in an interview with TVLine. But even as we wait for news, we've got more Bawson moments to dig into.

In other TV news... The CW has announced the premiere dates for several returning shows, including The 100 (February 1), iZombie (April 4), and Reign (February 10). The series finale of The Vampire Diaries will air March 10, while Archie Comics series Riverdale will debut January 26. Already done with waiting? At least there's new Gilmore Girls cast pictures to cheer us up!

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*We don't know how long deals will last, so get 'em while you can!

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