Fresh Pick | NATURAL BORN CHARMER by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

May 2008On Sale: May 1, 2008Featuring: Dean Robillard; Blue Bailey400 pages ISBN: 0060734582EAN: 9780060734589Mass Market ...

SANDI SHILHANEK | WHAT I READ FOR JANUARY

It’s the end of January and I thought I’d try something new this year-taking a day to recap some of what I read or listened to this ...

Misa Ramirez | How I Learned About My Charcter

I’m so glad to be here at Fresh Fiction, and I’m geared up to celebrate the release of Hasta la Vista, Lola, the second book in my Lola Cruz ...

Fresh Pick | WAKING THE DEAD by Kylie Brant

The Mindhunters #3November 2009On Sale: November 3, 2009Featuring: Caitlin Fleming; Zach Sharper304 pages ISBN: 0425231143EAN: ...

Melissa Senate | How I Got Inspired To Write The Secret Of Joy

For Rebecca Strand, the 28 year-old main character of my new novel The Secret of Joy, published this past November in trade paperback by Simon & ...

Fresh Pick | WAKING THE DEAD by Kylie Brant

The Mindhunters #3November 2009On Sale: November 3, 2009Featuring: Caitlin Fleming; Zach Sharper304 pages ISBN: 0425231143EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | THE GATEKEEPER by Michelle Gagnon

Kelly Jones #3November 2009On Sale: November 1, 2009Featuring: Kelly Jones; Jake Riley400 pages ISBN: 0778326721EAN: 9780778326724Mass Market ...

Opal Carew | The Confessions of an Erotic Romance Author Or How I Research my Erotic Romance Books

Do I do all those things I describe in my books?As an erotic romance author, I find that people seem to be fascinated with how I research my ...

Stephanie Tyler | Look It Up!

Hey Everyone!Great to be invited back to the Fresh Fiction blog. I was always an avid reader - in school, for pleasure, the backs of cereal ...

Fresh Pick | COLD RIVER by Carla Neggers

December 2009On Sale: November 24, 2009Featuring: Sean Cameron; Hannah Shay384 pages ISBN: 0778326551EAN: 9780778326557Mass Market ...

Fresh Pick | SLEEP NO MORE by Susan Crandall

January 2010On Sale: January 1, 2010Featuring: Abby Whitman; Jason Coble400 pages ISBN: 044655684XEAN: 9780446556842Mass Market ...

Karen Harper | What I Did On My Summer Vacation-(And How It Inspired My Novel)

Several years ago my husband and I took a two week trip to Alaska, one week by bus and train, one by cruise ship. I was surprised how much I ...

Fresh Pick | DYING SCREAM by Mary Burton

December 2009On Sale: December 1, 2009Featuring: Adrianna Barrington; Gage Hudson384 pages ISBN: 1420100289EAN: ...

Sandi Shilhanek | SERIOUS ABOUT SERIES

t’s time to reveal something you may or may not know about me. I am quite serious about series.For more years than I can count I’ve been ...

Sara Reyes | What Ever Happened to…?

When you've read in a genre for over five years you'll find that some of your favorite authors seem to stop writing or no longer publish books. ...

Fresh Pick | THE TRUTH ABOUT LORD STONEVILLE by Sabrina Jeffries

Hellions Of Halstead Hall #1January 2010On Sale: January 19, 2010Featuring: Maria Butterfield; Oliver Sharpe384 pages ISBN: 1439167516EAN: ...

Rosemary Harris | The Woman In Red

I’m going to my first RT Booklover’s Convention this April and no sooner did I click Send on the registration form than I went out and ...

Fresh Pick | TAMING THE BEAST by Heather Grothaus

November 2009On Sale: November 1, 2009Featuring: Roderick Cherbon; Michaela Fortune352 pages ISBN: 1420102435EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | ALL HE DESIRES by Anthea Lawson

November 2009On Sale: November 1, 2009Featuring: Caroline Huntington; Alex Trentham320 pages ISBN: 1420104578EAN: ...

Mary Vine | Writing Tips

First of all, believe you can write. Don’t let anyone’s opinion convince you otherwise. Poor contest scores or bad critiques can make you ...

Jill Myles | Road Trip Memories…and adventures

Book 2 of the Succubus Diaries (SUCCUBI LIKE IT HOT) launches on Tuesday the 19th, and instead of letting my succubi prowl around their hometown ...

Fresh Pick | REESE’S BRIDE by Kat Martin

Bride #2January 2010On Sale: December 29, 2009Featuring: Elizabeth Clemmens; Reese Dewar400 pages ISBN: 0778327442EAN: 9780778327448Mass ...

Diane A. S. Stuckart | How To Recycle An Old Plot Idea

One of the items under the tree for me this Christmas was a bottle cutting kit. If you're old enough, you might remember this gadget spawned of ...

Fresh Pick | THE ROGUE’S DISGRACED LADY by Carole Mortimer

The Nortorious St. ClairesJanuary 2010On Sale: January 1, 2010Featuring: Juliet Boyd; Sebastian St. Claire288 pages ISBN: 0373295758EAN: ...

Daily Dose | New Authors, New Worlds, New Words, Good Times

The Daily DoseSmattering of Romance, Paranormal, and General ObservationsCatherine Spangler gave a presentation at the North Texas RWA chapter ...

Carolyn Brown | Why Writing A Series Has Both Ups And Downs

Hello and thanks for having me on your site to celebrate Getting Lucky hitting the market this month. It’s the final installment in the Lucky ...

Fresh Pick | WICKED, SINFUL NIGHTS by Julia Latham

Raised To Be Bladesmen #2 January 2010 On Sale: January 1, 2010 Featuring: Sarah Audley; Robert Hilliard 384 pages ISBN: 0061783463EAN: ...

Shanna’s Road Journal | More Than You Thought…Your Library

Shanna's Road JournalShanna Swendson's Observations ... On Line and On the Road As much time as I spend at my local library (since it's two ...

Fresh Pick | SEXY AS HELL by Susan Johnson

January 2010On Sale: January 5, 2010Featuring: Isolde Perceval; Osmund336 pages ISBN: 0425230201EAN: 9780425230206Paperback$7.99Romance ...

Jen’s Jewels | Interview with Gretchen Rubin

Happiness is an ambiguous term. How can we truly define what this word means without taking into account all of the various components in our ...

SANDI SHILHANEK | TECHNOLOGY MY NEW BEST FREIND

Last Sunday my husband and I went shopping. He has decided that we need to attend a dinner for long term employees of the company he works for ...

Fresh Pick | THE ENCHANTMENT EMPORIUM by Tanya Huff

June 2009On Sale: June 2, 2009Featuring: Alysha Gale368 pages ISBN: 0756405556EAN: 9780756405557Hardcover$24.95Fantasy Urban Buy at ...

Interview with Sue Ann Jaffarian | Sharon’s Cozy Corner

Sharon's Cozy CornerAll about the cozy mysteries: interviews, reviews, booksI’ve always been a curvy-kind of girl, and proud of it! God ...

Susan Gourley | The Fame In The Name

Probably one of the most common questions I hear as an author is the source or inspiration for the names I use in my novels. I admit some of ...

Fresh Pick | DIVINE MISDEMEANORS by Laurell K. Hamilton

Meredith Gentry #8December 2009On Sale: December 8, 2009Featuring: Meredith Gentry352 pages ISBN: 0345495969EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | STORM’S FAERIES by Jory Strong

Supernatural Bonds #2February 2006On Sale: February 1, 2006Featuring: Tristan Lisalli; Storm O'Malley248 pages ISBN: 1419954245EAN: ...

Behind the scenes: Book Entry…

Went to the west office of FreshFiction (VR) and worked on the books. We're still processing books from 1/4 and almost done so the arrival of ...

Fresh Pick | STORM’S FAERIES by Jory Strong

Supernatural Bonds #2February 2006On Sale: February 1, 2006Featuring: Storm O'Malley; Tristan LisalliISBN: 141990311XEAN: ...

Vicki Hinze | Running On Faith–Or Fumes Of Faith

There are times in every life when we’re soul weary, exhausted and all that’s left in us is to run on faith. And then, when we’re ...

Fresh Pick | SKIN DEEP by Mark Del Franco

Laura Blackstone #1August 2009On Sale: July 28, 2009Featuring: Laura Blackstone304 pages ISBN: 0441017436EAN: ...

Daily Dose | Create a Character

The Daily DoseSmattering of Romance, Paranormal, and General ObservationsOne of the questions I hear frequently is how do I create my ...

Susan Crandall | Sleep… Is It Really Safe?

I’ve always been curious about the working of the human mind; which has certainly come in handy during my career as a fiction writer. It ...

Fresh Pick | ROSEMARY AND RUE by Seanan McGuire

October Daye #1September 2009On Sale: September 1, 2009Featuring: October "Toby" Daye368 pages ISBN: 0756405718EAN: ...

Abigail Reynolds | There’s Nothing Routine About Writing

My writing routine? What writing routine? If you want to know about my writing process, I’ll need to tell you a little about my life first. ...

Fresh Pick | DREAMFEVER by Karen Marie Moning

Fever #4August 2009On Sale: August 18, 2009Featuring: MacKayla; Jericho Barrons; V’lane352 pages ISBN: 0385341652EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | WICKED ENCHANTMENT by Anya Bast

January 2010On Sale: January 5, 2010Featuring: Aislinn Finvarra; Gabriel Mc Braire336 pages ISBN: 0425232018EAN: ...

SANDI SHILHANEK | THE PERFECT DAY….DOES IT EXIST? I SAY MAYBE

On Saturday I had a nearly perfect day. I say nearly because is any day truly perfect? I woke to temps that were climbing, even though my ...

Sara Edmonds | The World of E-readers: Sony Readers

If you read my previous post, you saw that I examined the qualities of Barnes & Nobles nook that you might prefer over the Kindle or Sony ...

Fresh Pick | CHRISTIETOWN by Susan Kandel

Cece Caruso MysteryJune 2007On Sale: June 1, 2007Featuring: Cece Caruso288 pages ISBN: 0061452173EAN: 9780061452178Paperback$13.95Mystery ...

Daily Dose | Do His Enemies define a Hero?

The Daily DoseSmattering of Romance, Paranormal, and General ObservationsWatching the last hurrah for David Tennant's Doctor last night in the ...

Fresh Pick | ANTIQUES FLEE MARKET by Barbara Allan

Trash 'n' Treasures MysteryOctober 2008On Sale: October 1, 2008Featuring: Brandy Borne; Vivian232 pages ISBN: 0758211953EAN: ...

Sharon Lathan | Birthin’ Babies

"I don’t know nothin’ ‘bout birthin’ no babies, Miss Scarlett!" I love that classic line delivered by a frantic Prissy (Butterfly ...

Fresh Pick | SECONDHAND SPIRITS by Juliet Blackwell

Witchcraft #1July 2009On Sale: July 7, 2009Featuring: Max Carmichael; Lily Ivory336 pages ISBN: 045122745XEAN: ...

Sharon’s Cozy Corner | Curl up with a cozy in January…

After the flurry of the holidays, I had expected January to be a nice, quiet, slow month for books – boy, was I wrong! I have a plethora of ...

Daily Dose | World Building for a Paranormal Romance

The Daily DoseSmattering of Romance, Paranormal, and General ObservationsHave you ever wondered about the process of world building for a ...

Michele Bardsley | Demons Are A Heroine’s Best Friend

In my January release, COME HELL OR HIGH WATER, Book 6 in the Broken Heart series, single mother, vampire, and demon hunter Phoebe Allen makes ...

Fresh Pick | A BLACK TIE AFFAIR by Sherrill Bodine

January 2010On Sale: January 1, 2010Featuring: Athena Smith; Drew Clayworth384 pages ISBN: 0446618594EAN: 9780446618595Mass Market ...

Fresh Pick | LARCENY AND LACE by Annette Blair

Vintage Magic Mystery #2August 2009On Sale: August 4, 2009Featuring: Madeira Cutler304 pages ISBN: 0425229114EAN: ...

Cheryl Brooks | An Interview With Some Characters

Hi there! This is Cheryl Brooks, author of the Cat Star Chronicles series of erotic sci-fi romance. I decided to do a character interview ...

Fresh Teen Takes | Start out the new year…

Fresh Takes from the Teen ShelvesAll the news, updates and gossip for the Young Adult -- books, authors, movies and more! Happy New Year!  ...

Donna Grant | Titles, love them or hate them…

I’m not sure many readers realize there is much about the publishing business authors have no control over.  We write the books, but ...

Fresh Pick | BEST WISHES ALWAYS by Lucy Finn

July 2009On Sale: July 7, 2009Featuring: Larrie Smith; Jo304 pages ISBN: 0451227492EAN: 9780451227492Paperback$6.99Romance Paranormal Buy at ...

Tina Leonard | If I Were A Tree

Leonard LightTales From A Writer's LifeI don't do change well. I like stability and loyalty, avoid dysfunction and distraction. If I were a ...

Candace Havens | Bright Lights in 2010…TV Pilots and books…

Candy's Inside BooksA look at books, authors and movie eventsI’m getting ready to head out to Los Angeles to cover the new TV season for the ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Look Both Ways….Reviewing 2009 And Plotting 2010

Before we begin I want to wish everyone a happy healthy new year. Now, that the niceties are out of the way it’s time to review 2009, and ...

Fresh Pick | HEX IN HIGH HEELS by Linda Wisdom

Hex #4October 2009On Sale: October 1, 2009Featuring: Blair Fitzpatrick; Jake Harrison352 pages ISBN: 1402218192EAN: 9781402218194Mass Market ...

Jen’s Jewels | Interview with Lou Berney

I’ve always been interested in traveling especially to exotic places. Strange customs and unfamiliar food seem to pique my curiosity. Have I ...

Saturday Smackdown: The Doctor’s Companion

The Daily DoseSmattering of Romance, Paranormal, and General ObservationsTonight ends the David Tennant run as Doctor Who. The second episode of ...

Sara Reyes | Bring on the Book Resolutions….

A new year and time to put into effect resolutions. Some resolve to become healthier, happier, successful, or more learned. I'd say ...

Fresh Pick | FROSTBITTEN by Kelley Armstrong

Women of the Otherworld #10October 2009On Sale: September 29, 2009Featuring: Elena Michaels; Clayton Danvers384 pages ISBN: 0553806629EAN: ...

Joan Johnston | Setting Goals For The New Year

In January this year, my friend Gloria will come to my home for three days while we review the ten personal and ten professional goals we set ...

Fresh Pick | GODDESS OF THE HUNT by Tessa Dare

Hunting Party #1August 2009On Sale: July 28, 2009Featuring: Jeremy Trescott; Lucy Waltham384 pages ISBN: 0345506863EAN: 9780345506863Mass ...