Fresh Pick | MAMA GETS HITCHED by Deborah Sharp

Mace Bauer Mystery #3 August 2010 On Sale: July 1, 2010 Featuring: Mama 336 pages ISBN: 0738719226 EAN: 9780738719221 Trade ...

Alyssa Day | Big Big Changes

I’m on the cusp of a huge change in my life as ATLANTIS BETRAYED releases September 7th – in a few short weeks I’ll be moving clear across ...

Fresh Pick | SKETCH ME IF YOU CAN by Sharon Pape

Portrait of Crime #1 August 2010 On Sale: August 3, 2010 Featuring: Zeke; Rory 304 pages ISBN: 0425236048 EAN: ...

REBECCA YORK | What Happened When the Monsters of My Youth Turned into Heroes

I love writing about sexy vampires, werewolves and dragon-shifters. But I wasn’t always so comfortable with the world of dark fantasy ...

Fresh Pick | A BRUSH WITH DEATH by Elizabeth J. Duncan

Penny Brannigan #2 July 2010 On Sale: July 20, 2010 Featuring: Penny Brannigan; Gareth Davies 258 pages ISBN: 0312622821 EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | HIS AT NIGHT by Sherry Thomas

June 2010 On Sale: May 25, 2010 Featuring: Lord Vere; Elissande Edgerton 432 pages ISBN: 0553592440 EAN: 9780553592443 Mass Market ...

15 HOT Contests…Enter before They’re Over

Believe it or not summer is almost over and that means last chance for summer VACATIONS! Okay, maybe just a mini vacation or even a short ...

Fresh Pick | DANGEROUS DESIRES by Dee Davis

A-Tac #2 July 2010 On Sale: July 1, 2010 Featuring: Madeline Reynard; Drake Flynn 384 pages ISBN: 0446542040 EAN: 9780446542043 Mass ...

Fresh Pick | DANGEROUS DESIRES by Dee Davis

A-Tac #2 July 2010 On Sale: July 1, 2010 Featuring: Madeline Reynard; Drake Flynn 384 pages ISBN: 0446542040 EAN: ...

Alexis Morgan | It’s All About Theme

Twenty plus years ago, when I first started out to write a book, I managed to eke out about twenty-five pages before the story came to a ...

Fresh Pick | KNIGHT OF PASSION by Margaret Mallory

All The King's Men #3 June 2010 On Sale: May 27, 2010 Featuring: Lady Linnet; Sit James Rayburn 384 pages ISBN: 0446559865 EAN: ...

Cynthia Eden | Into the Minds of Monsters

There are all kinds of monsters to be found within the pages of romance novels these days. You can find sexy vampires, wild (and hot) ...

Fresh Pick | A BAD DAY’S WORK by Nora McFarland

Lilly Hawkins #1 August 2010 On Sale: August 10, 2010 Featuring: Lilly Hawkins 288 pages ISBN: 1439155488 EAN: 9781439155486 Trade ...

Anne Marsh | From Russia With Love

What's so sexy about Russia? Hint: it's not just the mail order brides. Russia, through Western eyes, has always seemed more than a bit ...

Monica Burns |Past Life Regressions

Hi everyone, I’m so happy to be here today, and a huge thank you to the Fresh Fiction staff for having me. It’s a real honor to be visiting ...

Fresh Pick | BEAST BEHAVING BADLY by Shelly Laurenston

Pride #6 June 2010 On Sale: June 1, 2010 Featuring: Bo Novikov; Blayne Thorpe 320 pages ISBN: 0758231687 EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | MY WAY TO HELL by Dakota Cassidy

Demonic #2 July 2010 On Sale: July 6, 2010 Featuring: Kellen Markham; Marcella Acosta 352 pages ISBN: 0425234436 EAN: ...

TERRY SPEARS | Leidolf Wildhaven and His Workout Routine

Coming up with new blog post ideas for a blog tour can be challenging. So when I mentioned this to a fan, she suggested my having Leidolf as my ...

Fresh Pick | A SUMMER IN SONOMA by Robyn Carr

July 2010 On Sale: June 29, 2010 400 pages ISBN: 0778328708 EAN: 9780778328704 Mass Market Paperback (reprint) $7.99 Add to Wish ...

Fresh Pick | BEACHCOMBERS by Nancy Thayer

June 2010 On Sale: June 15, 2010 Featuring: Abby Fox; Emma; Lily 256 pages ISBN: 0345518284 EAN: 9780345518286 Hardcover $25.00 Add ...

Sara Reyes | Dog Days of August…

[caption id="attachment_2504" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Age of Treason movie"][/caption] Geez, it's August in Texas and in our ...

Fresh Pick | SUMMER IRIS by M. Kate Quinn

Perennials #1 July 2010 On Sale: July 1, 2010 ISBN: 1601547544 EAN: 9781601547545 Paperback Add to Wish List Women's Fiction Buy ...

DEBORAH COOKE | Heroes With Sharp Senses

My Dragonfire series features heroes who are dragon shape shifters. That means they’re hunky guys one minute, and fire-breathing dragons the ...

Interviewing Carolyn Haines

I am incredibly honored to introduce you to Carolyn Haines – writer extraordinaire, animal lover, and a pretty good gal all around! Carolyn ...

Interview with Corinne Demas

As a writer, I am always looking for ways in which to fine-tune my craft. From professional groups such as Romance Writers of America (which I ...

Fresh Pick | FORTUNATE HARBOR by Emilie Richards

Happiness Key July 2010 On Sale: June 29, 2010 Featuring: Janya Kapur; Tracy Deloche; Wanda Gray 400 pages ISBN: 0778327701 EAN: ...

Tweets on 2010-08-19

Fresh Pick is PROMISES TO KEEP by Jane Green http://tinyurl.com/6f9npl # Winston is helping to set up for tonight's DFWTea book club. ...

JANE MARIE MALCOLM |Novel Advice For Men

Calling all wanna-be studs! Have you overheard your significant other say this? "My man is great, but he would be the whole package if ...

Fresh Pick | PROMISES TO KEEP by Jane Green

June 2010 On Sale: June 15, 2010 352 pages ISBN: 0670021792 EAN: 9780670021796 Hardcover $25.95 Add to Wish List Fiction Buy at ...

Tweets on 2010-08-18

Carly Carson blogs "Austria Has SOOOO Much to Offer ... and not just studel" http://tinyurl.com/2aze6tb # Fresh Pick is THE HOUSE ...

Tweets on 2010-08-18

Carly Carson blogs "Austria Has SOOOO Much to Offer ... and not just studel" http://tinyurl.com/2aze6tb # Fresh Pick is THE HOUSE ...

Cheryl Brooks | The Hazards of Writing

The most difficult part of being a writer isn’t the writing. Sure, our muse will desert us on occasion or our characters sometimes rebel, but ...

Fresh Pick | THE HOUSE ON OYSTER CREEK by Heidi Jon Schmidt

June 2010 On Sale: June 1, 2010 Featuring: Charlotte Tradescome 368 pages ISBN: 0451229924 EAN: 9780451229922 Trade Size $15.00 Add ...

Tweets on 2010-08-17

Fresh Pick is HOME AGAIN by Mariah Stewart http://tinyurl.com/27hcs2m # RT @ReadersNRitas: RNR2010 Author Guest | Laura Griffin ...

Carly Carlson | Austria has S00000 Much to Offer

I did not go to Austria to view naked men. That was just a side benefit. We started our vacation in Vienna. The city provides a wealth of ...

Tweets on 2010-08-16

RT @ReelVixen: Busy busy morning on set. Blood isn't cooperating, now art is redressing the room & hopefully get back to #KNIFE ing ...

Fresh Pick | HOME AGAIN by Mariah Stewart

The Chesapeake Diaries #2 August 2010 On Sale: July 27, 2010 Featuring: Dallas MacGregor; Grant Wyler 320 pages ISBN: 0345520351 EAN: ...

Kat Martin | Trilogies: Readers love books that have a connection!

Until fairly recently, I didn’t write trilogies. Mostly because I had to think up three stories all at once. It’s far easier to come up with ...

Tweets on 2010-08-15

Fresh Pick is MONTANA DESTINY by R.C. Ryan http://tinyurl.com/6f9npl last day for our cowboy week. what did you like? # @Rogercparker try ...

Fresh Pick | ON FOLLY BEACH by Karen White

May 2010 On Sale: May 4, 2010 368 pages ISBN: 0451229215 EAN: 9780451229212 Paperback $15.00 Add to Wish List Women's Fiction ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Catching up on my reading

All over the net I’m sure you’ve been reading what a great time was had by all at RWA. As I said last week I had a great time too, but ...

August Updates from YA!

Let’s just get this straight: I do not set foot outside during the daylight hours of August unless I absolutely have to. Fortunately for me ...

Fresh Pick | MONTANA DESTINY by R.C. Ryan

Montana #2May 2010 On Sale: May 1, 2010 Featuring: Marilee Trainor; Wyatt McCord 352 pages ISBN: 0446548634 EAN: 9780446548632 Mass ...

Tweets on 2010-08-14

Fresh Pick is COWBOY TROUBLE by Joanne Kennedy a little sizzling mystery and romance for this cowboy! http://tinyurl.com/2ea6vah # Lunch at ...

CLEO COYLE | Latte Cup Giveaway and My Recipe for Blueberry Firehall Pancakes!

Who love pancakes? Raise your hand! I’ll bet you all have special memories associated with a tall, hot stack, drenched in butter and swimming ...

Tweets on 2010-08-13

Kandy Sheperd is talking "Heroines Who Cook --or Not" have any culinary disasters you want to talk about? http://bit.ly/cV5TOW ...

Fresh Pick | COWBOY TROUBLE by Joanne Kennedy

March 2010 On Sale: March 2, 2010 Featuring: Luke Rawlins; Libby Brown 416 pages ISBN: 1402236689 EAN: 9781402236686 Mass Market ...

Allie Pleiter | Epic Disaster

Things get blown out of proportion in our culture. It’s like when my kids howl "I’m starving!" and I look at them and say, "Children in ...

Fresh Pick | HEART OF A COWBOY by Margaret Daley

Helping Hands Home Schooling July 2010 On Sale: July 1, 2010 Featuring: Jordan Masterson; Zachary Rutgers 224 pages ISBN: ...

Tweets on 2010-08-12

RT @HVLong: now I have Bust a Move from #Glee in my head (u b a Gleek?) (via @JoyfullyReviewd) Guilty! <- did I really need that today? ...

I’m begging for your VOTE!

We submitted a panel suggestion for the 2011 South by Southwest Interactive Festival (SXSW) where over 20,000 people gather to discuss the ...

Tweets on 2010-08-11

RT @tarataylorquinn The First Wife is on Sale at http://www.eharlequin.com. Get $1 off the cover price today!! # Another reason ...

Fresh Pick | SHOULDA BEEN A COWBOY by Lorelei James

Rough Riders June 2010 On Sale: June 1, 2010 Featuring: Cameron McKay; Domini Katzinski 288 pages ISBN: 1605047449 EAN: ...

Carolyn Brown | A Talk With Cathy of the Honky Tonk

Hello all y’all at Fresh Fiction! I’m so glad to be here today, especially after meeting y’all at the RWA Conference in Orlando last week. ...

Fresh Pick | I LOVE THIS BAR by Carolyn Brown

Honky Tonk #1 June 2010 On Sale: June 1, 2010 Featuring: Jarod McElroy; Daisy O'Dell 384 pages ISBN: 1402239262 EAN: ...

Tweets on 2010-08-10

Tara Taylor Quinn talks about "Some Weeks Are Worth Reliving" http://bit.ly/8XMbxH ever wish for a redo? # Fresh Pick is CLAIMED! ...

KAREN RANNEY | The Magic of Writing

When I told my mother I was going to write books when I grew up, I didn’t think of sitting at a desk. I never once thought of holding ...

Fresh Pick | CLAIMED! by Vicki Lewis Thompson

Sons of Chance #3 August 2010 On Sale: August 1, 2010 Featuring: Josie Keller; Jack Chance 224 pages ISBN: 0373795602 EAN: ...

Tweets on 2010-08-09

don't miss Sharon Chance's "Some Cozies for August Reading... " http://bit.ly/cXP8Km # Sandi Shilhanek is "Reliving ...

Fresh Pick | INFAMOUS by Suzanne Brockmann

August 2010 On Sale: July 27, 2010 Featuring: A.J. Gallagher; Alison Carter 448 pages ISBN: 034552120X EAN: 9780345521200 Mass Market ...

Some Cozies for August Reading…

I’ve always loved August – Summer is winding down, and though it’s still hot as a firecracker in most places, by the end of the month ...

Sandi Shilhanek | Reliving RWA In My Dreams

[caption id="attachment_2285" align="alignleft" width="128" caption="Sherrilyn Kenyon arriving at Walt Disney Dolphin Hotel"][/caption] When ...

Tweets on 2010-08-08

WOW 3,000 followers? Thanks I'll try to be interesting! Honest # BTW it's my Saturday blog at http://bit.ly/bfKUrn and giving away ...

Fresh Thrills | Can you handle Suspense in August?

My birthday falls at the end of August. When I was a kid I hated the fact that my birthday was during summer break because I never got to ...

Sara Reyes | It’s hot, I’m lazy, What’s to read?

[caption id="attachment_2267" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="Our Return with BOOKS!"][/caption] I survived another BIG conference, ...

Tweets on 2010-08-07

@thehistorychic yes, tonight at Cafe Express before for dinner then the @rachelcaine signing at 7pm. A last hurrah for @legacy_books in reply ...

Fresh Pick | TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE by Kristan Higgins

February 2009 On Sale: February 1, 2009 Featuring: Grace Emerson; Callahan O'Shea 384 pages ISBN: 0373773552 EAN: 9780373773558 Mass ...

Fresh Pick | KISS OF A DEMON KING by Kresley Cole

The Immortals After Dark #6 January 2009 On Sale: January 20, 2009 Featuring: Rydstrom Woede 352 pages ISBN: 1416580948 EAN: ...

Tweets on 2010-08-06

thank goodness. Home and in my OWN chair. I missed you chair! Honest! What news too! @legacy_books closing in a week, BN selling self # Cathy ...

Tweets on 2010-08-06

thank goodness. Home and in my OWN chair. I missed you chair! Honest! What news too! @legacy_books closing in a week, BN selling self # Cathy ...

AMANDA LEE | Book signings…The Good, The Bad and The Adorable

Book signings are complex things. They can be wonderful or they can be . . . well, very bad. Let me give you an example of the ...

Fresh Pick | THE LOST RECIPE FOR HAPPINESS by Barbara O’Neal

January 2009 On Sale: December 30, 2008 464 pages ISBN: 0553385518 EAN: 9780553385519 Trade Size $13.00 Add to Wish List Women's ...

Tweets on 2010-08-05

Refuel stop of day. Missed the Thrifty Peanut apparently it moved & forgot to tell @patcatbooks — at Walmart http://gowal.la/r/ZGRJ ...

Cathy Lamb | The Inspiration For Such A Pretty Face

Before I started writing SUCH A PRETTY FACE, I asked myself, ‘What would it be like to lose 170 pounds?’ For years I was a freelance ...

Fresh Pick | PERFECT CHEMISTRY by Simone Elkeles

January 2009 On Sale: December 23, 2008 Featuring: Brittany Ellis; Alex Fuentes 368 pages ISBN: 0802798225 EAN: 9780802798220 Trade ...

Tweets on 2010-08-04

Fresh Pick is WHAT HAPPENS IN LONDON by Julia Quinn congrats on the RITA historical win http://bit.ly/azJYtd # JEAN BRASHEAR talks about ...

JULIA JUSTISS | It’s All About The Passion

What is it that draws readers to romance fiction, keeps them coming back to favorite books and authors again and again, year after ...

Tweets on 2010-08-03

Time to say goodbye. A great time by all — at Disney's BoardWalk Inn http://gowal.la/r/Zgh6 # OMG we are stopping for Faye's diet ...

JEAN BRASHEAR |The Power of Women

The longer I live, the more I believe in and appreciate the power of women to transform lives, to nurture the future, to demonstrate that ...

Tweets on 2010-08-02

Late breakfast on the boardwalk. Delicious — at Boardwalk Bakery http://gowal.la/r/Z3Co # Heading to Downtown Disney for last night ...

SHOBAN BANTWAL|Ethnic Fiction – Risk or Reward?

No writer can assume that her career is without risks. Writing stories for public consumption comes with innumerable risks. No matter ...

Tweets on 2010-08-01

Fresh Pick is WHISPER OF WARNING by Laura Griffin http://bit.ly/a7xueH best romantic suspense we think # RT @FreshFiction Once more ...