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April 21 2017

Would You Want a Book-Themed Proposal?

It's a truth universally acknowledged that Mr. Darcy was not the most romantic of beaus. However, when we find our real-life Mr. Darcy's it appears they can make up for what Mr. Darcy lacked....
June 8 2016

This Won’t Be the Best Day of Your Life: When Weddings Go Wrong in Romance Novels

In the brilliant and witty How To Be a Woman by Caitlin Moran, the author assures us that wedding days are not the happiest days of our lives. “Weddings,” she tells us, “do women...
May 6 2016

Hitch and Ditched in Vegas: Real Life and the Quickie Wedding Trope

Sometimes real life can get in the way of enjoying a trope, but Kiersten Hallie Krum (an author we're also proud to call blogger) is here to talk about how it hasn't stopped her from enjoying...
February 18 2015

Trope of the Month: Secretly Married!

Academically put, tropes are “common or overused theme[s] or device[s],“ which makes them sound like cliches, which makes them seem like a bad thing. But they’re totally not! Romance...
February 2 2015

Find a Nice Boy: 5 Heroines Deal with the Pressure to Marry

The age old question of, “So when are you getting married?” is one that most single women can relate to – with sympathy. Those who live in what Ami Bera calls “hyphenated America”...
January 15 2015

How Not to Propose from McNamara, Neville, and More!

Today we're joined by author Ally Broadfield, whose How to Beguile a Duke pairs an unconventional heroine with the inflexible and correct duke. The duke tells his heroine that he will do what she...
May 9 2014

The Big Bang Theory 7x23: Will You _____ _____ ?

The movies mean romantic complications for Raj, Leonard and Penny, in two very different ways. Raj faces a bout of uncertainty when he spies Emily, his current crush, at the movies with another man,...
May 6 2014

Now Win This!: Kylie Scott’s Lick

This sweepstakes is ended! Click here to enter for a chance to win a paperback copy of Kylie Scott's Lick* In honor of the paperback release of Kylie Scott's rocker romance, Lick, we're...
July 19 2011

A Single Woman in Possession of a Good Fortune: Why Bother with Marriage?

“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single woman in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of...” Well. Maybe nothing? Of course, there are the countermanding poor-little-rich-girl...
July 17 2011

Out-of-the-Ordinary Proposals of Marriage

We’ve seen zillions of those proposals with the hero on bended knee, the heroine’s eyes filled with tears as she listens to his declaration of love. It doesn’t even faze us anymore when someone...
April 29 2011

For the Love of...the Cutest, Bestest Marriage Proposal Ever!

Even the most cynical among us (ahem!) have to admit this is just the sweetest, nicest, cutest marriage proposal we've ever seen. Kate—some British woman who's getting married...