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HeatherMassey
October 4 2017

Will a Sea Creature Find Love in The Shape of Water?

Serious buzz is building for The Shape of Water, a forthcoming film from writer-director Guillermo del Toro (Pan's Labyrinth and Hellboy are two of his well-known films). This 1962-set...
October 3 2017

The Evolution of LGBTQ+ Representation and How Technology Played a Part

Today we're thrilled to welcome Ginn Hale (The Long Past and Other Stories) to Heroes and Heartbreakers. Ginn has been writing for 30 years and has been on the frontlines of watching queer...
HeatherMassey
August 13 2017

Why Romance Readers Might Be Interested in Zoe

Zoe Asks: If Technology Could Make Your Romance Perfect, Would You Use It? We currently have dating apps like Tinder and sites like Match.com to help us find compatible romantic partners, but...
HeatherMassey
August 8 2017

8 Lighthearted Science-Fiction Romances to Help You Relax Under Any Circumstance!

Science-fiction romance generally explores intense topics, including alien invasions/attacks, war, political strife, human trafficking, and all kinds of catastrophes. That's not even counting...
HeatherMassey
May 3 2017

Get Your Farscape Fix: What to Read If You Love Aeryn and John

Farscape, an Australian-American science fiction show that aired on the Syfy Network from 1999-2003, is an iconic show for many reasons. The story delivers galactic intrigue, visually mesmerizing...
Rhyll Biest
April 13 2017

First Look: Viola Carr’s The Dastardly Miss Lizzie (April 18, 2017)

Viola Carr The Dastardly Miss Lizzie (Electric Empire #3) Harper Voyager / April 18, 2017 / $15.99 print, $9.99 digital  Viola Carr has written another dastardly good read with her...
VeronicaScottAuthor
November 30 2016

In a Galaxy Far Far Away... November 2016 Science Fiction Romance Best Bets

Another month has gone by and another galaxy full of scifi romances have released. I’ll cover four that stood out to me. Yes, I’m going to talk about Anna Hackett again–she...
VeronicaScottAuthor
October 20 2016

Out of This World: October 2016 Science Fiction Romance Best Bets

I’m excited and honored to be here at Heroes & Heartbreakers, talking about science fiction romance! I’ll bring you a sampling of new SFR releases every month, from cyborgs to blue...
maggieboyd66
July 27 2016

The (Many?) Lovers of Mr. Spock—It’s Not the Size of Your Starship That Counts

  Spock & Uhura, Star Trek, 2009 Mr. Spock was my first crush. As a six year old watching a sci-fi program for probably the first time in...
HeatherMassey
July 7 2016

Saga: An Otherworldly Romance and So Much More

Is Saga a Romance? Saga features a mix of magic and technology, a space opera setting, and a diverse cast of characters and gender identities. It also includes action-adventure, graphic...
HeatherMassey
July 6 2016

Sci-fi Romance’s Discoverability Challenge

Why Is Sci-Fi Romance So Difficult To Find? Full disclosure: Heather Massey runs the site The Galaxy Express.  Though sci-fi romance has been around for decades, it has a history of...
HeatherMassey
June 30 2016

Androids May Be Artificial, But Their Love Sure Isn’t

A BBC News article called The rise of the romantic robot* covered a few “robot erotica” books that feature sizzling encounters between robots and humans: “Whether robots could...
TeddyP
June 21 2016

Romance Reading Virgin: Let’s Travel Through Space Together

Can the second reading of a romance novel be better than the first? I'm back! Hi. How are you? Some of you might remember that I was H&H’s romance virgin who popped his cherry last...
HeatherMassey
June 17 2016

Passengers and the Questionable Promise of Sci-Fi Romance Films

On December 21, 2016, Sony Pictures Entertainment will release a film called Passengers starring Chris Pratt and Jennifer Lawrence. The film was conceived of and written by Prometheus scribe...
TanyaLK
April 13 2016

27 Best Romance Novels—Your Ultimate TBR Pile

Choosing only twenty-seven books for this epic post was painful, but cuts had to be made! Below, LucyH and TanyaLK tackle the impossible and give a very opinionated opinion of the twenty-seven...
JenniferProffitt
April 5 2016

Which Star Wars: The Force Awakens Couple is Your OTP?

via kumanekopandachu Yes, yes, we all want to know who Rey's parents really are but the REAL debate we've all been having is about who will...
Nicola R. White
March 27 2016

Mirror, Mirror, on the Wall, Who’s the Most Prolific Romance Novelist of Them All?

One of the first names that comes to mind is Nora Roberts (La Nora to some of her most diehard fans). She began writing when stranded at home in a snowstorm with her two young sons in 1979. By...
teamhandh
February 24 2016

March 2016 Romance Novel New Releases Shopping List

Find your future faves with this delightfully convenient shopping list of romance novels coming out in March. We’ve divided them up by week to make it easier for you to find the newest releases....
maggieboyd66
February 21 2016

Out of This World Sci-Fi Romance Novels Set in Space!

I’m a big fan of shows like Star Trek and Firefly and movies like Star Wars.  Unfortunately the one thing these shows often lack is a central love story. Sure, there are hookups and...
RebekahWeatherspoon
December 9 2015

Love Bends Space and Time in Koko Brown’s The Viking Wants Forever

This is my first Koko Brown story. The cover snagged my attention, because come on dude, look at that back. I’d heard the heroine was black and that made me a little nervous because the story...
TanyaLK
November 13 2015

Phases of the Moon: Wrapping Up Marissa Meyer’s Lunar Chronicles

Now that Winter is out, the end of the Lunar Chronicles Series has arrived. I’m both elated because resolution is in store, and a bit melancholy because, well, let’s face it, this innovative...
Dolly_Sickles
November 12 2015

The Laws of Attraction: 3 Romance Novels That Prove Science is Sexy

Garrison Keillor said “Beauty isn’t worth thinking about; what’s important is your mind. You don’t want a fifty-dollar haircut on a fifty-cent head.” I think he’s...
HeatherMassey
October 14 2015

Space Age: Older Heroines in Sci-Fi Romance

Older heroines in sci-fi romance are pretty scarce, but two 2015 releases made me realize how much I want more heroines in this category. Older heroines seem fresh and the life issues they face...
KateJSquires
October 8 2015

HEAs for BBW in YA: A Dictionary of Romance Acronyms

Amazon is filled with acronyms—sometimes, it feels like reading a credit card application when you don’t understand the terms and there isn’t a glossary. I have this working...
September 25 2015

Did You Watch Too Much Sci-Fi as a Kid? and Other “Concerns”

Today we're thrilled to welcome M.L. Callahan to Heroes and Heartbreakers. M.L. writes time travel romances—her latest release, Alliance, came out September 23, 2015—and she's...
Mala Bhattacharjee
September 18 2015

First Look: Nnedi Okorafor’s Binti (September 22, 2015)

Nnedi Okorafor
 Binti 
Tor / September 22, 2015 / $9.99 print, $2.99 digital Her name is Binti, and she is the first of the Himba people ever to be offered a place at Oomza...
HeatherMassey
July 21 2015

Ladies Night: Adventures in Lesbian Sci-Fi Romance

As an avid lover of sci-fi romance, with its endless possibilities for exploring love in a technology-based setting, many kinds of romances appeal to me. One of those is the lesbian kind. In fact,...
PhoebeChase
June 9 2015

Don’t Take My Romance Reader Card: A Paranormal Romance Reader Finally Reads Nalini Singh

Even the most voracious reader will eventually stumble into a conversation about books where they find themselves at a disadvantage because they haven’t read something. Something popular....
JenniferProffitt
May 28 2015

Throwback Thursday: Did You Ever Read Tanith Lee?

Prolific author Tanith Lee, whose contributions to fiction (particularly science fiction and fantasy) included more than 90 novels and 300 short stories and spanned more than 40 years. Our sister...
HeatherMassey
March 5 2015

If You Like Science Fiction Romance: What to Read After Linnea Sinclair

Author Linnea Sinclair was one of the game changers in science fiction romance for two reasons. One, she infused her books with as much science as romance and achieved a balance many readers found satisfying....