Fresh Pick | ZIG ZAG by Jose Carlos Somoza

August 2008 On Sale: August 1, 2008 Featuring: Elisa Robledo 496 pages ISBN: 0061193739 EAN: 9780061193736 Mass Market ...

SANDI SHILHANEK | 1–2–3–Read A Trilogy!

There are many things I like about reviewing, but the thing I think I like the best is being able to get books ahead of the publication date. ...

Sara Reyes | Getting Ready for Summer Reads …

This is the start of summer in the US, the sorta official beginning -- Memorial Day Weekend. Most of the schools are out and if they aren't then ...

Fresh Pick | MEN ON FIRE by Susan Lyons, Rachelle Chase, Jodi Lynn Copeland

November 2009 On Sale: October 27, 2009 320 pages ISBN: 0758238010 EAN: 9780758238016 Paperback $12.95 Add to Wish ...

Fresh Pick | WILD HEAT by Bella Andre

Hot Shots: Men on Fire #1 May 2009 On Sale: April 28, 2009 Featuring: Maya Jackson; Logan Cain 352 pages ISBN: 0440245001 EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | LINE OF FIRE by Jo Davis

Firefighters of Station Five, #4 May 2010 On Sale: May 4, 2010 Featuring: Tommy Skyler; Shea Ford 320 pages ISBN: 0451229789 EAN: ...

Andrew Grant | Dine Twice…An Author Relives Meal

Chicago has an incredible choice of outstanding places to eat, but where better to celebrate the launch of your new book than the restaurant ...

Fresh Pick | DISASTER STATUS by Candace Calvert

Mercy Hospital #2 April 2010 On Sale: April 1, 2010 Featuring: Erin Quinn; Scott McKenna 352 pages ISBN: 1414325444 EAN: ...

Spotlight on Julia Quinn – Live Broadcast of Signing on May 26th

Each summer we have books that are definitely *MUST READS* and one of the first books most romance readers agree is ANYTHING by Julia Quinn. So ...

SHERRY THOMAS | What You Can Learn From Reading And Writing Historical Novels

My favorite way to learn history is to come across it via fiction. Of course, since my favorite kind of history is not the chronicle of ...

Julia Gregson | Are You a Bolter?

I’ve always loved a bolter--Nancy Mitford’s perfect description of women who make a dash for it.  But strangely enough, until I was asked ...

Fresh Pick | EMBERS by Laura Bickle

Fire #1 April 2010 On Sale: April 6, 2010 Featuring: Anya Kalinczyk 368 pages ISBN: 1439167656 EAN: 9781439167656 Mass Market ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Let me Introduce you to …Tara Taylor Quinn

I hope that you have noticed the logo on the home page of Fresh Fiction advertising the Reader’s ‘n’ Ritas conference in November 2010, ...

Fresh Pick | THE MARKS OF CAIN by Tom Knox

May 2010 On Sale: May 6, 2010 Featuring: David Martinez 448 pages ISBN: 0670021911 EAN: 9780670021918 Hardcover $26.95 Add to ...

Sara Reyes | A Painful Task — Culling the Book Shelf

[caption id="attachment_1546" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Peaches visits with Rosemary Clement-Moore"][/caption] I had one of ...

Donald Hardy | Dream A Little Dream

Of all of the aspects of writing I’ve encountered as a reader and a writer, I think the question "Where do you get your ideas?" is one of the ...

Fresh Pick | BOOK OF SOULS by Glenn Cooper

April 2010 On Sale: April 1, 2010 Featuring: Will Piper 384 pages ISBN: 0061721808 EAN: 9780061721809 Mass Market ...

Fresh Pick | THE RADIX by Brett King

May 2010 On Sale: May 1, 2010 Featuring: John Brynstone 336 pages ISBN: 0843963824 EAN: 9780843963823 Mass Market ...

A. P. Stephens | Three P’s of Self Publishing

The world of publishing has been shifting recently and authors more than ever are taking it upon themselves to get their work out there. Some ...

Fresh Pick | THE HYPNOTIST by M. J. Rose

The Reincarnationist, #3 May 2010 On Sale: May 1, 2010 Featuring: Lucian Glass 416 pages ISBN: 0778326756 EAN: ...

Interview with Lila Dare

This month, I’m thrilled to welcome the debut author of TRESSED TO KILL: The Southern Beauty Shop Mysteries, Lila Dare. Tapping into the ...

The State of Libraries and How to Get What You Want…

[caption id="attachment_1504" align="alignright" width="300" caption="A view of a Plano library children section"][/caption] Last month I ...

Vanessa Kelly | Give Me The Small Town Life

Small towns are always a popular setting in fiction, especially in contemporary romance. The Virgin River series by Robyn Carr is a reader ...

Karen White | Filling The Well

Right now I’m visiting my parents at their home in Nashville, Tennessee. I’m on my way to the Southern Kentucky Book Festival and my dad ...

Fresh Pick | THE BONE CHAMBER by Robin Burcell

January 2010 On Sale: December 29, 2009 Featuring: Sydney Fitzpatrick 400 pages ISBN: 0061122297 EAN: 9780061122293 Mass Market ...

Jennifer Estep | Why I Write Urban Fantasy

Greetings and salutations! First of all, I want to thanks to the folks here at Fresh Fiction for having me on the blog today. Thanks so ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Who Is Your Best Friend? Real or Imaginary?

Remember when you were little and you had an imaginary friend? Do you remember how old you were when your imaginary friend moved away never to ...

Fresh Pick | THE ARK by Boyd Morrison

Add to Wish List May 2010 On Sale: May 11, 2010 Featuring: Dilara Kenner; Sam Watson 432 pages ISBN: 1439181799 EAN: ...

Sara Reyes | What’s the Readers ‘n ‘ritas Conference?

If you've heard the rumors I'll have to admit some of them are true. When I meet with authors and readers we have the reputation for closing ...

Fresh Pick | UNDEAD MUCH? by Stacey Jay

Megan Berry, #2 February 2010 On Sale: January 21, 2010 Featuring: Megan Berry 304 pages ISBN: 1595142738 EAN: ...

Karen Stabiner | Truth May Be Stranger Than Fiction – But Then, Fiction Can Be Truer Than Fact.

Those of you who haven’t yet gone through the college admissions process will think that my novel, GETTING IN, surely exaggerates how crazy ...

Sheila Roberts | Fighting Money Problems With The Girlfriend Squad

Most of us have money challenges: credit card debt, too much month at the end of the money, problems with guilt spending and retail therapy. ...

Fresh Pick | SHADE by Jeri Smith-Ready

May 2010 On Sale: May 4, 2010 Featuring: Zachary; Logan; Aura 320 pages ISBN: 1416994068 EAN: 9781416994060 Hardcover $17.99 Young ...

Author Spotlight Dianna Love

What would it take for you to go into the WITSEC program? We see this on television and read about it in books, but the idea of disappearing ...

Fresh Pick | WHITE CAT by Holly Black

Curse Workers #1 May 2010 On Sale: May 4, 2010 Featuring: Cassel Sharpe 320 pages ISBN: 1416963960 EAN: ...

Erin Quinn | Falling in Love with Rory MacGrath

Have you seen the gorgeous man on the cover of Haunting Warrior? I mean, seriously, do they get any sexier? If I saw him walking down the street ...

Fresh Pick | FIRESPELL by Chloe Neill

Dark Elite #1 January 2010 On Sale: January 5, 2010 Featuring: Scott; Lily Parker 256 pages ISBN: 0451228863 EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | BURNED by P. C. Cast, Kristin Cast

House of Night #7 May 2010 On Sale: April 27, 2010 Featuring: Zoey 336 pages ISBN: 0312606168 EAN: ...

Classics, Vampires and Superheroes…Oh MY!

Some cool books coming out this month, including from adult author Sherrilyn Kenyon and deceased (or possibly undead) author Louisa May Alcott. ...

Sara Reyes | To Read YA or Not, That’s my question…

What a wild week I've had: three signings attended (if I was a woman with super powers I could have gone to seven of interest), two author ...

Fresh Pick | THE COURAGE TREE by Diane Chamberlain

The Courage Tree by Diane Chamberlain A child lost in the wilderness, a mother desperate to find her before time runs ...

Barbara Freethy | Making Heroes Out of Ordinary Guys …

In the world of contemporaries, I won't say it's easy to write about guys who save lives for a living, but certainly some professions lend ...

Blythe Gifford | Bad Boy or Wounded Hero?

With HIS BORDER BRIDE, I crossed a border myself and set a book in Scotland for the first time. While I’m still writing 14th century medieval ...

Candy’s Inside Books | Ready for the Summer Season?

Candy's Inside Books A look at books, authors and movie events I don’t know about you guys, but for some reason I read more in the ...

Sharon’s Cozy Corner | Roses and Cozies are Blooming in May

Sharon's Cozy Corner All about the cozy mysteries: interviews, reviews, books I guess it’s true what they say about April Showers bringing ...

Jen’s Jewels | Interview with Gil McNeil

I can only imagine what it’s like being a single parent. Trying to work full-time while coordinating the children’s school and ...

Author Spotlight – Dianna Love

What do a ‘Busa, a Softail and a Beemer have in common? You either think I’m speaking in tongues or you’re a two-wheel enthusiast who ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Aloha April

It’s time again for another reading wrap up. In April I was able to read 10 books. I know a lot of people who read more than that, and just as ...

Fresh Pick | HOW HIGH THE MOON by Sandra Kring

How High the Moon by Sandra Kring In this tender novel set in 1955 Mill Town, Wisconsin, Sandra Kring explores the complicated bond between ...

Sara Reyes | A Short Step Back…What was old is new…

It's odd to think, but the 20th Century is really over, it's history. can you believe it? We're in the 21st Century. Even a familiar trademarks, ...