Sandi Shilhanek | FAREWELL FEBRUARY

As promised in January it’s my monthly update about what I read this month. I managed ten (10) print books, and five (5) audio books. I read ...

Fresh Pick | DOWN RIVER by Karen Harper

February 2010On Sale: January 26, 2010Featuring: Mitch Braxton; Lisa Vaughn400 pages ISBN: 0778327477EAN: 9780778327479Mass Market ...

Fresh Pick | CORPSE ON THE COB by Sue Ann Jaffarian

Odelia Grey #5February 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: Odelia Grey336 pages ISBN: 0738713511EAN: 9780738713519Paperback$14.95Mystery ...

Sara Reyes | My World’s Not All Fiction…

This week I've had some blocks of time during the work day away from the office. Usually I take my laptop with me, find a place with electricity ...

Fresh Pick | DEADLY CHARM by Claudia Mair Burney

Amanda Bell Brown #3April 2009On Sale: March 24, 2009Featuring: Amanda Bell Brown400 pages ISBN: 1416551956EAN: 9781416551959Trade ...

Joanne Kennedy | Starting Trouble

Cowboy Trouble started with a chicken, a cowboy, and an act of rebellion.I’ve worked in book selling all my life, but a few years ago I ...

KAREN ROSE SMITH | A Bit About My Writing Process

Hi, everyone. I'm so glad to be here blogging with you. My 70th romance will be released this year and I'm excited about that.Whenever I write a ...

Fresh Pick | STUFF TO SPY FOR by Don Bruns

Stuff #3November 2009On Sale: November 2, 2009Featuring: James Lessor; Skip Moore320 pages ISBN: 1933515228EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | A BAD DAY FOR SORRY by Sophie Littlefield

Stella HardestyAugust 2009On Sale: August 4, 2009Featuring: Stella Hardesty288 pages ISBN: 0312559208EAN: 9780312559205Hardcover$24.99Mystery ...

ALLIE PLEITER | A Little Bit of Real Life…

Sometimes our imaginations cook up the perfect story from scratch.Other times, life hands us the spark of the story and our imaginations use it ...

Spotlight on Kathy Carmichael

I couldn’t figure out how to get a dead body down this embankment, about 50 feet above the water. I decided this would be a great place ...

Fresh Pick | FRANKLY MY DEAR, I’M DEAD by Livia J. Washburn

October 2009On Sale: October 1, 2009Featuring: Delilah Dickinson304 pages ISBN: 0758225679EAN: 9780758225672Paperback$6.99Mystery Woman ...

CANDANCE HAVENS | Let’s Talk Academy Awards

It’s almost time for the Academy Awards, which is a big time of year for my day job as a film critic. While I could attend as press to the ...

Fresh Pick | DOUBLE TROUBLE by Susan May Warren

PJ Sugar #2February 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: PJ Sugar300 pages ISBN: 1414313136EAN: 9781414313139Trade Size$13.99Mystery Woman ...

BETH HOFFMAN | It’s All About Friends

Where would we be without friendship? I’ve often pondered that question and my answer is this-a big fat nowhere!One of the underlying themes ...

Shanna Swendson | Chasing a Fad…You’ll Never Catch Up!

I emerged from my winter hibernation to attend ConDFW in a snowy Dallas the weekend of February 12 through 14. I didn't come across any ...

Fresh Pick | QUICK STUDY by Maggie Barbieri

Murder 101 Mystery #3November 2009On Sale: November 3, 2009Featuring: Alison; Bobby Crawford352 pages ISBN: 0312376766EAN: 9780312376765Mass ...

SANDI SHILHANEK | THE SEASONS OF READING

About a week ago I experienced winter in a way that I haven’t had to since we moved to Texas. Our area had a record snowfall of 12.5 inches, ...

Sara Reyes | Winter Musings

It has been nearly a decade since I had a snow day...one of those days made for curling up under a blanket with a good book, watching the big ...

Fresh Pick | ALL JACKED UP by Lorelei James

Rough Riders, #8November 2009On Sale: November 3, 2009Featuring: Keely McKay; Jack DonohueISBN: 1605046841EAN: 9781605046846e-Book$5.50Romance ...

Fresh Pick | THE BLONDE SAMURAI by Jina Bacarr

February 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: Katie O'Roarke; Shintaro352 pages ISBN: 0373605404EAN: 9780373605408Trade Size$13.95Romance ...

Vicki Lewis Thompson | The Truth About Cats and Dogs

I’m absolutely thrilled to be here today! Picture me as a cocker spaniel dancing around in total excitement, tail wagging, ears flopping, big ...

Laura Bradford | When a Bludgeoning (or a strangling…or a poisoning…or a…) Just Won’t Do

It started just like any other story I’ve ever written. I was in the car, driving my kids to school, when a ten-second newsbyte on the radio ...

Fresh Pick | GUILTY PLEASURE by Lora Leigh

Bound Hearts #11January 2010On Sale: January 5, 2010Featuring: Kahlid Mustafa; Marty Mathews320 pages ISBN: 0312541864EAN: 9780312541866Trade ...

Fresh Takes from Teen Shelves: More Than Hearts and Flowers…

As I write this, it is really cold outside. Perfect weather for some escapist fun.Let’s start with a little art heist adventure. In a teen ...

Nikki Logan | The Nature Of Writing

Thanks for having me over to FreshFiction, Faye. They don't come much fresher than a debut author, I guess! My first book 'Lights, Camera...Kiss ...

Fresh Pick | SEX DRIVE by Susan Lyons

Wild Ride to Love #1December 2009On Sale: December 1, 2009Featuring: Theresa Fallon; Damien Black320 pages ISBN: 0758238258EAN: ...

DAKOTA CASSIDY | Living Accidenally Ever After

Hey, all! Thanks so much to Fresh Fiction for inviting me to chat a bit about my series!My series, four books deep and going on five, is based ...

Fresh Pick | THE SATIN SASH by Red Garnier

December 2009On Sale: December 1, 2009Featuring: Antonia Kearny; Heath Solis; Grey Richards320 pages ISBN: 0451228030EAN: 9780451228031Trade ...

Spotlight on Dakota Cassidy

Hey, all! Thanks so much to Fresh Fiction for inviting me to chat a bit about my series! My series, four books deep and going on five, is based ...

ELISA LORELLO | No We Don’t Have ESP…What It’s Like To Be A TWIN

I was born just three minutes after my twin brother in January 1970. (Yes, I just turned 40. That’s another post altogether.) I came as a ...

Fresh Pick | PLAY WITH ME by Leslie Kelly

Forbidden FantasiesFebruary 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: Amanda Bauer; Reese Campbell224 pages ISBN: 0373795254EAN: ...

Carly Phillips | I’m A Romantic Are You?

I’m so happy to be back at Fresh Fiction for what has become my annual Valentine’s Day blog. This year, after listening to some comments on ...

Fresh Pick | NOTHING DENIED by Jess Michaels

Albright Sisters #3February 2010On Sale: February 2, 2010Featuring: Beatrice Albright; Gareth Berenger320 pages ISBN: 0061657727EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | DANCING ON THE HEAD OF A PIN by Thomas E. Sniegoski

Remy Chandler #2 April 2009On Sale: April 7, 2009Featuring: Remy Chandler304 pages ISBN: 0451462513EAN: 9780451462510Paperback$14.00Fantasy ...

Ann Purser | Introducing A New Character

Before starting the Lois Meade Mysteries, I wrote six village novels, the Round Ringford series, where plot and characters were built up over ...

Sara Lindsey | Some Valentine Day Hero Recommendations

I love Valentine’s Day. I love hearts and flowers and chocolates and secret admirers and the color pink. I know Valentine’s Day is generally ...

Fresh Pick | GENTLEMEN PREFER SUCCUBI by Jill Myles

The Succubus Diaries #1January 2010On Sale: December 29, 2009Featuring: Jackie Brighton384 pages ISBN: 1416572821EAN: 9781416572824Mass Market ...

Deanna Raybourn | How A Book Gets Titled

One of the questions I am most often asked by readers is how I come up with titles for my books. The short answer is that I don’t! Sometimes ...

Fresh Pick | GUARDIAN by Claire Delacroix

Angels #2October 2009On Sale: September 29, 2009Featuring: Rafe Gerritson; Delilah Desjardins368 pages ISBN: 0765359502EAN: ...

Blaize Clement | The Journey From There To Here

With my fifth mystery, RAINING CAT SITTERS AND DOGS (St. Martins Minotaur), having just hit the bookstores, and my fourth mystery, CAT SITTER ON ...

Fresh Pick | ARCHANGEL’S KISS by Nalini Singh

Guild Hunter #2February 2010On Sale: February 2, 2010Featuring: Elena Deveraux; Raphael352 pages ISBN: 0425233367EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | HUSH, HUSH by Becca Fitzpatrick

January 2010On Sale: January 5, 2010Featuring: Nora Grey352 pages ISBN: 1416989412EAN: 9781416989417Paperback$15.99Young Adult Paranormal, ...

Ciji Ware | Can You Name That Theme

I think perhaps one of the hardest things for a budding novelist to master is determining what the "through line" is and meaning of the book you ...

Fresh Pick | ECSTASY UNVEILED by Larissa Ione

Demonica #4February 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: Lore; Idess384 pages ISBN: 0446556823EAN: 9780446556828Mass Market ...

Sandi Shilhanek | How Far Is Too Far?

When I originally thought about this week’s blog I thought I would write about how far a reader would travel to “meet” a favorite author. ...

Fresh Pick | COVET by J. R. Ward

Fallen Angels #1October 2009On Sale: September 29, 2009Featuring: Jim Heron; Vincent Di Pietro496 pages ISBN: 0451228219EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | HILL COUNTRY HERO by Ann DeFee

February 2010On Sale: February 1, 2010Featuring: Jake Culpepper; CiCi Hurst224 pages ISBN: 0373753004EAN: 9780373753000Mass Market ...

JENNIFER BLAKE | REALISM AND FAIRY TALES

I saw it again this week: "Romance novels, like fairy tales, lack realism; they make young women believe a handsome prince is going to rescue ...

Terry Spear | Werewolves Need Loving Too

This Christmas, my son got me the computer role-playing game called Dragon Ageand when I need a break from writing and edits, I stop to play the ...

Fresh Pick | TRUE LOVE AND OTHER DISASTERS by Rachel Gibson

May 2009On Sale: April 28, 2009368 pages ISBN: 0061579068EAN: 9780061579066Mass Market Paperback$7.99Romance Contemporary Buy at Amazon.com ...

SANDRA HILL | BOOK GLOMMING DON’T YOU JUST LOVE IT!

Is there anything more fun than discovering a new-to-you author, and then having the excitement of finding and reading that author's backlist? ...

Fresh Pick | SLIDING HOME by Kate Angell

September 2009On Sale: August 25, 2009Featuring: Dayne Sheridan; Kason Rhodes336 pages ISBN: 0505528088EAN: 9780505528087Mass Market ...

Jen’s Jewels | Interview with Dr. David Dosa

Growing old is something most people don’t like to think about, no matter what their age. Sure, retirement does sound appealing. Sleeping in ...

Candace Havens | New Series, Romantic Adventure…it’s February!

I have so much to tell you about this month. First of all, those of you who are fans of M.J. Rose’ The Reincarnationist might want to check ...

Daily Dose | Spotlight on Nancy Holzner

I love Spotlight On weeks, it gives me a chance to really get to know some authors and ask the questions to the things that I really want to ...

Helen Scott Taylor | Celtic Symbols

I’m a great lover of all things Celtic. As I live in England, I’m surrounded by ancient ruins and other Celtic memorabilia, so I’m in the ...

Fresh Pick | LINE OF SCRIMMAGE by Marie Force

September 2008On Sale: September 1, 2008Featuring: Susannah Sanderson; Ryan Sanderson368 pagesISBN: 1402214243EAN: ...

Judi Fennell | So Punny

Thanks so much for having me back to talk about my latest release, CATCH OF A LIFETIME, the story of Mer princess Angel Tritone (younger sister ...

Fresh Pick | BACK IN BLACK by Lori Foster

SBC Fighters #5February 2010On Sale: February 2, 2010Featuring: Gillian Noode; Drew Black320 pages ISBN: 0425232980EAN: ...

Hank Phillipi Ryan | The Many Secrets Of Drive Time

Can you keep a secret?Okay, I see you all leaning forward...she’s going to tell us something big, you’re thinking. A secret. And yes yes ...

Fresh Pick | GAMES GIRLS PLAY by Deanna Lee

July 2009On Sale: July 1, 2009Featuring: Kristen; Tara256 pages ISBN: 0758234996EAN: 9780758234995Paperback$12.95Erotica Buy at Amazon.com ...