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Have You Read Any Series Continuities?
Blogs
June 26 2017

Have You Read Any Series Continuities?

Jennifer Proffitt
Continuity (noun): the unbroken and consistent existence or operation of something over a period...
“We would play video games together all the time”: Comments That Made Our Week
Blogs
June 23 2017

“We would play video games together all the time”: Comments That Made Our Week

Team H & H
We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
5 Reasons You Should Listen to Audiobooks
Blogs
June 23 2017

5 Reasons You Should Listen to Audiobooks

Nicole Leapheart
Audiobooks aren’t new, and certainly with the popularity of apps like Overdrive and Audible,...
What Genre or Type of Book Do You Keep Trying to Make “Work”?
Blogs
June 23 2017

What Genre or Type of Book Do You Keep Trying to Make “Work”?

Jennifer Proffitt
There's always that one genre or type of book or author that we know we should like... and yet...
Hit Me With Your Best Shot: Romance News & Deals from Julie Garwood, Theresa Romain and More
Blogs
June 22 2017

Hit Me With Your Best Shot: Romance News & Deals from Julie Garwood, Theresa Romain and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
How Many Books Can You Read at Once?
Blogs
June 22 2017

How Many Books Can You Read at Once?

Jennifer Proffitt
During the summer it's hard enough to juggle work, vacation, kids home from school, and all...
Be Daring: Romance News & Deals from Lori Foster, Lauren Blakely, and More
Blogs
June 21 2017

Be Daring: Romance News & Deals from Lori Foster, Lauren Blakely, and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
The Big, Real Love Behind <em>The Big Sick</em>
Blogs
June 21 2017

The Big, Real Love Behind The Big Sick

Jennifer Proffitt
Meeting your girlfriend's parents is stressful. Meeting you girlfriend's parents after...
Try This Forbidden Fruit: Romance News & Deals from Beverly Jenkins, Alexa Riley, and More
Blogs
June 20 2017

Try This Forbidden Fruit: Romance News & Deals from Beverly Jenkins, Alexa Riley, and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Games: A Gateway to Romance
Blogs
June 20 2017

Games: A Gateway to Romance

Sahara Hoshi
Long before HD television and the rise of video games whose graphics you can actually tell apart,...
First Look: Sarah MacLean’s <em>The Day of the Duchess</em> (June 27, 2017)
Blogs
June 20 2017

First Look: Sarah MacLean’s The Day of the Duchess (June 27, 2017)

Cerestheories
Sarah MacLean The Day of the Duchess (Scandal & Scoundrel #3) Avon / June 27, 2017 /...
How Do You Define “Old School Romance”?
Blogs
June 20 2017

How Do You Define “Old School Romance”?

Jennifer Proffitt
“Old School Romance” is having a moment in the genre. Nostalgia is as well in the...
Forget Your Best Laid Plans: Romance News & Deals from Susan Wiggs, Lorraine Heath, and More
Blogs
June 19 2017

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

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
Plan Your Dream Wedding, and We’ll Tell You Who Your Groom Will Be! (Game)
Blogs
June 19 2017

Plan Your Dream Wedding, and We’ll Tell You Who Your Groom Will Be! (Game)

Team H & H
June is the start of wedding season, but planning a wedding can take all the fun out of it! Luckily,...
Two Different Authors, One Very Sexy Hero—The Alpha!
Blogs
June 19 2017

Two Different Authors, One Very Sexy Hero—The Alpha!

Jeffe Kennedy and Anne Calhoun
Today we're thrilled to welcome not one but two authors to Heroes and Heartbreakers—Anne...
Top 10 Lorraine Heath Historical Novels
Blogs
June 19 2017

Top 10 Lorraine Heath Historical Novels

TanyaLK
Lorraine Heath is becoming a Queen among Historical Romance writers because it seems she...
What Is Your Squick Trope?
Blogs
June 19 2017

What Is Your Squick Trope?

Jennifer Proffitt
We talk about squick words all the time—words that gross us out in romance novels (I'm...
If You Like Julie Garwood, Try Mary Wine’s <em>Highland Hellion</em>
Blogs
June 18 2017

If You Like Julie Garwood, Try Mary Wine’s Highland Hellion

Janet Webb
Did you cut your historical romance teeth on Julie Garwood’s memorable Scottish historicals?...
So Gone For the Weekend: Romance News & Deals from Suzanne Brockmann, Mira Lynn Kelly, and More
Blogs
June 16 2017

So Gone For the Weekend: Romance News & Deals from Suzanne Brockmann, Mira Lynn Kelly, and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
“Women should acknowledge every part of who they are”: Comments That Made Our Week
Blogs
June 16 2017

“Women should acknowledge every part of who they are”: Comments That Made Our Week

Team H & H
We at Heroes and Heartbreakers are so proud of and thankful for this wonderful community. Thank...
May McGoldrick, Sabrina York, Lecia Cornwall, Anna Harrington Excerpt: <i>Say Yes to the Scot</i>
Excerpts
June 16 2017

May McGoldrick, Sabrina York, Lecia Cornwall, Anna Harrington Excerpt: Say Yes to the Scot

May McGoldrick, Sabrina York, Lecia Cornwall and Anna Harrington
You are formally invited to the Highland wedding event of the year. These four lasses are about...
Do You Think You Could Ever Give Up Your TBR Pile?
Blogs
June 16 2017

Do You Think You Could Ever Give Up Your TBR Pile?

Jennifer Proffitt
Tuesdays and Fridays—two days of the week when we tend to load up our e-readers and bookshelves...
Warm Bodies: Romance News & Deals from Kylie Scott, Sherrilyn Kenyon, and More
Blogs
June 15 2017

Warm Bodies: Romance News & Deals from Kylie Scott, Sherrilyn Kenyon, and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
First Look: Sabrina Jeffries’ <em>The Pleasures of Passion</em> (June 20, 2017)
Blogs
June 15 2017

First Look: Sabrina Jeffries’ The Pleasures of Passion (June 20, 2017)

Cheryl Sneed
Sabrina Jeffries The Pleasure of Passions (Sinful Suitors #4) Pocket Books / June 20, 2017...
What Is Your Earliest Shipping Memory?
Blogs
June 15 2017

What Is Your Earliest Shipping Memory?

Jennifer Proffitt
Shipping—the act of supporting two fictional characters in a romantic relationship—is...
How ’Bout a Dance?: Romance News & Deals from Tessa Dare, Teri Wilson, and More
Blogs
June 14 2017

How ’Bout a Dance?: Romance News & Deals from Tessa Dare, Teri Wilson, and More

Jen Wattley
Grab a mug of tea and a scone and let's gossip about what's hot in romance. {Did...
16 Audiobook Narrators You’ll Have a Crush on by the End of this Post
Blogs
June 14 2017

16 Audiobook Narrators You’ll Have a Crush on by the End of this Post

Amy Pine
I have such a crush on…your voice. I was brand new to audiobooks in 2012. At the time...
Romance in the Age of the Trigger Warning: Do Readers Need to be Warned?
Blogs
June 14 2017

Romance in the Age of the Trigger Warning: Do Readers Need to be Warned?

Robin Lovett
The presence of Trigger Warnings has been fast growing. We see them more and more. Sometimes...
Manda Collins Excerpt: <i>Duke with Benefits</i>
Excerpts
June 14 2017

Manda Collins Excerpt: Duke with Benefits

Manda Collins
Lady Daphne Forsyth is a brilliant mathematician with a burning passion for puzzles. When she...
What Romance Cover Would You Add to This List?
Blogs
June 14 2017

What Romance Cover Would You Add to This List?

Jennifer Proffitt
Photographer Kathleen Kamphausen asked regular couples to recreate famous and/or passionate...