results for tag:
Book Boyfriends
Showing all content using the tag "Book Boyfriends" including series, stories, blog posts, and users. To browse published posts on the front page, click here.
February 8 2017

Reading Lisa Kleypas’ Wallflowers: Friendship Can Transform Even the Biggest Villain in Devil in Winter

In a delightful journey that began with Secrets of a Summer Night in 2004, we accompanied the Wallflowers—young society misses Annabelle, Lillian, Evangeline, and Daisy—as...
February 1 2017

Who is Your Book Boyfriend?

Do you like the strong and silent type? Do you prefer the studious and pious type? Or perhaps a billionaire or a reformed rake are more your speed. With Valentine's Day just around the corner,...
February 1 2017

Reading Lisa Kleypas’ Wallflowers: The Layered Storytelling of It Happened One Autumn

In a delightful journey that began with Secrets of a Summer Night in 2004, we accompanied the Wallflowers—young society misses Annabelle, Lillian, Evangeline, and Daisy—as...
January 25 2017

Reading Lisa Kleypas’ Wallflowers: The Importance of Female Friendship in Secrets of a Summer Night

In a delightful journey that began with Secrets of a Summer Night in 2004, we accompanied the Wallflowers—young society misses Annabelle, Lillian, Evangeline, and Daisy—as they banded...
January 23 2017

Do You Love Scruffy Men? Then You May be a Beardosexual

The time of the clean shaven hero is gone, for now. Today we're thrilled to welcome Olivia Dade (Driven to Distraction), who loves a good scruff! She's here to break down the different...
January 16 2017

The Case For Book Boyfriend Status: Piper Huguley’s Lawrence Stewart from The Lawyer’s Luck

Lawrence “Lawyer” Stewart, from Piper Huguley’s The Lawyer’s Luck, has everything a romance hero needs to confirm book boyfriend status. Should it please the court (or the...
September 23 2016

Your Romance Novel Soulmate Based on Your Zodiac: Hero Edition

Do you believe in the power of the stars? Your zodiac can be an insight into who you are as a person—and who completes you! With romance novels on the brain (always), allow us to match...
July 15 2016

Friday Beefcake: A Love Letter to Stock Art Guys

In honor of RWA conference this week, we here at H&H decided to dedicate this Friday Beefcake to the Stock Art Guys who don't get enough love for the very important work they do. We...
July 8 2016

Can a New Book Boyfriend Steal Your Heart from Another?

When a new book boyfriend comes along it can be hard to not have him turn your head from a previous one. Do you tend to keep all your book boyfriends, or do you replace one book boyfriend after...
March 20 2016

5 Scenes That Prove Laura Kaye’s Caden Is the Perfect Book Boyfriend!

Spoiler Alert: This post contains spoilers for Laura Kaye's duology, Hearts in Darkness and Love in the Light. If you haven't read either or both books, this post will likely spoil it for...
February 14 2016

Book Boyfriends: We Need Him. We Love Him. May We Keep Him?

I have a great love in my life. No, I’m not talking about my husband.  That’s for another conversation.  I’m talking about the man of my dreams. The one that lives in...
September 9 2015

Romance News Roundup: RaeAnne Thayne & Paullina Simons Deals, and More!

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: RaeAnne Thayne's contemporary...
August 26 2015

Expectations vs. Reality: The Struggles of Being Friends with Non-Romance Readers

We've all been there and dealt with it. If we're at all “out” about being a romance reader, then we've heard it all before—especially when we're the only romance...
July 5 2015

Give Me Shelter: 9 Reasons Robyn Carr’s Preacher Will Be Your Next Book Boyfriend

Heroes come in all shapes and sizes with a variety of personalities. Some are the archetypical of the romantic hero—tall, gorgeous with six pack abs. A few are disfigured or losing their...
May 19 2015

What’s the Hardest Thing You’ve Ever Had to Read or Watch?

This weekend brought some of the hardest moments to watch in television—what with THAT scene in Outlander 1x15, or THAT OTHER scene in Game of Thrones 5x06.  For readers of Diana...
Nichole Severn
April 22 2015

The Undeniable Sex Appeal of Zoe Forward’s Matt Ryan

Protecting His Witch is the first book in Zoe Forward’s Keeper of the Veil series. At 252 pages this book was passionate, compelling, and sexy. I was immediately taken with this story...
Nichole Severn
March 23 2015

In Pursuit of Perfection: Qualities of the Perfect Romance Hero from Ward, Weber, and More!

Today we're thrilled to welcome Nichole Severn to Heroes and Heartbreakers, whose latest release, Her Fallen Protector, came out last month. In Her Fallen Protector, former archangel has to jump...
Marilyn Porter
February 25 2015

Come for Olicity Stay for Gina L. Maxwell’s Tempting Her Best Friend

Last week on Twitter, I noticed a conversation between two romance authors, Gina L. Maxwell and Rebecca Yarros.  They were talking about Olicity (Oliver and Felicity, from the CW’s Arrow)...
January 14 2015

5 Reasons Kresley Cole’s Death Should Be Your Book Boyfriend

I’m aware I look like a crazy person every time I tack on the #TeamDeath hashtag to a tweet, but I can’t help myself. Kresley Cole’s Arcana Chronicles have me tied in knots. Both of...
October 1 2014

Watch & Win: Nicholas Sparks’s The Best of Me!

Get a sneak peek at The Best of Me (in theaters October 17, 2014) with a look at the trailer, and a featurette with star Liana Liberato, below. Excited for the movie? Click here to enter...
Kate Nagy
September 13 2014

Outlander: Unpacking a Controversial Scene

**Spoiler Alert! If you have yet to read Outlander or are new to the show, do NOT read ahead. This post is unpacking a very controversial scene from the book. Reader beware!** When I first picked...
September 4 2014

Book Boyfriend: John Wesley Hawkins from Susan Wiggs’s The Maiden of Ireland

The executioner wondered why so many women had come to watch the priest die. With those words, Susan Wiggs sweeps us back to 1658, and the infamous gallows at Tyburn and into the life of John...
August 27 2014

10 Signs You’re Addicted to Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Dark-Hunter Series

With a series that shows no signs of slowing down, Sherrilyn Kenyon’s Dark-Hunter series has made for some amazing reading. And some Menyons are obsessed. Are you wondering if you’re a Menyon...
May 29 2014

Take Me Away: Top Five Romantic Getaways…And The Heroes to Pack with You!

In Lindsay Evans’s contemporary romance, Pleasure Under the Sun, the heroine Bailey Hughes is swept off on a romantic week abroad by her sexy hero, artist Seven Carmichael. The two start their...
April 19 2014

5 Reasons Eric Collier from Cara McKenna’s Hard Time Would Make An Awesome Boyfriend

**Note: This post contains spoilers for Cara McKenna’s Hard Time…you’ve been warned!** Usually an ex-con would not make it onto anyone’s list of Most-Desirables, but since...
December 13 2013

It’s Impossible Not to Love Him: 6 Reasons Mr. Impossible’s Rupert Carsington Is My Imaginary Boyfriend

Loretta Chase has provided me with many imaginary boyfriends. Surprisingly, Dain from Lord of Scoundrels was not my type, but I did fall in love with his friend Vere Mallory, the Duke of Ainswood, in...
November 22 2013

Friday Beefcake: Catching Fire’s Hemsworth, Hutcherson, & Claflin

Fans of Suzanne Collins's Hunger Games series have been waiting for more than a year for the next installment in the series, Catching Fire. Today, it opened nationwide so in honor of the premiere...
November 1 2013

My Boo is a Beast: Loving the Black Dagger Brotherhood’s Rhage

I need to offer some full disclosure before I begin to extol the virtues of my book boyfriend. I have a healthy, fictional fantasy life. I mean, healthy. In my fantasies, I have a whole assortment of...
October 16 2013

5 Reasons Gregori Ivanov from Lauren Dane’s Cake Would Make an Incredible Boyfriend

In Lauren Dane's Cake, we meet Gregori Ivanov, rock star of the Seattle art scene. With his tattoos, piercings and sensual sneer, Gregori is the ultimate bad boy. But Gregori loves women like he...
August 30 2013

5 Reasons Why The Blackstone Affair’s Ethan Blackstone Would Make an Incredible Boyfriend

Ethan Blackstone, an ex-Special Force officer, now the lead of a high end British security firm, had been given the job of protecting Brynne, an American student studying in London. At first he refuses,...