Jun 19 2017 3:30pm

Forget Your Best Laid Plans: Romance News & Deals from Susan Wiggs, Lorraine Heath, and More

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

The Summer Hideaway by Susan Wiggs

Deal Alert: Susan Wiggs' women's fiction novel The Summer Hideaway is $.99 at Barnes & Noble | Amazon | Kobo | iBooks | etc.* Private nurse and protected witness Claire Turner travels with her client George Bellamy back to Willow Lake in order to fulfill his final wish to reconcile with his brother. George's grandson, Ross, is deeply mistrustful of Claire and her aims, but can't make himself stay away from her. Need to add some more titles to your summer TBR pile? Here are some Best Bets in Women's Fiction for May 2017.

Deal Alert: Kiarra M. Taylor's new adult romance The Quarter Change is $.99 at iBooks | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Kobo | etc.* Kimbella's life motto of always keeping her head down and doing just what she's supposed to is boring her to tears. Sick of being in the background of her own life, Kimbella plans to go all out and do the things she's never done for her twenty-fifth birthday. What she doesn't plan for is finding love along the way... Ready to try out more New Adult Best Bets?

Deal Alert: Cathyrn Fox's contemporary romance Engaging the Bachelor is $.99 at Amazon | Kobo | iBooks | Barnes & Noble | etc.* This steamy contemporary has two of our favorite tropes—reunited lovers and a fake relationship. Carson Reynolds needs help getting his marriage-minded parents off his back, so he enlists the help of friend and bad-girl Gemma Carr. Think you could handle having a pretend boyfriend?

Deal Alert: Miranda Kenneally's YA novel Catching Jordan is $.99 at Kobo | iBooks | Amazon | Barnes & Noble | etc.* Jordan Woods is the quarterback of her high school football team. She enjoys being one of the guys and has her sights set on getting a major university scholarship—until Ty Green comes along with the potential to put a kink in her best laid plans. And now her best friend, Sam Henry, is acting strange... Keneally's book made our list of what to read if you loved the too-short-lived TV show Pitch.

Deal Alert: Lorraine Heath's Western historical romance The Outlaw and the Lady is $2.99 at Amazon | Barnes & Noble | iBooks | Kobo | etc.* When Angela Bainbridge is kidnapped by the notorious outlaw Lee Raven, she's both righteously angry and incredibly intrigued. But it doesn't look like a life spent on the run can work for either of them, no matter how passionately their relationship. Does this romance make your top 10 Lorraine Heath novels? Check out our own opinionated list!

Fresh Outta the Oven

Mahershala Ali for GQ. A wonderful new article with equally wonderful photos dropped today from GQ with actor and Oscar winner Mahershala Ali. Ali was in some of our favorite TV shows and movies in 2016, including his wonderful role as love interest in Hidden Figures.

A duke of a time. Historical romance author Kelly Bowen is giving you the opportunity to enter for a chance to win six of her romances and a tote bag from Forever Romances. Check out our First Look for Bowen's latest romance, Between the Devil and the Duke.

Where does your book boyfriend rank? Grazia Daily has ranked some of literature's greatest heroes in order of dating potential. Think you know where your favorite will fall? 

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