Spotlight on Kristen Painter

Welcome to The House of Comarré BLOOD RIGHTS 9/27 FLESH AND BLOOD November BAD BLOOD December BLOOD RIGHTS "Prophecy, ...

Jerri Corgiat | When “Gentle Fiction” Feeds the Soul…

I've been thinking about the economy and war and my son and entertainment-market trends. Hang in there with me; I'll tie this together. Just ...

Sandra Hill | Looking For New Books

Do you ever get into a reading slump where, despite your teetering TBR pile, there's not a single book that seems to interest you? Do you ever ...

Spotlight: NYT best seller Dianna Love

Did you find your SOULMATE?  Do you know how to look for him? According to Plato, at one time, humans had two heads, four arms and four ...

Mia Marlowe | Reading the “Wrong Sort of Book”

I'm always interested in how what we read changes how we think about things. Unfortunately for my hero in A DUKE FOR ALL SEASONS, he's been ...

Mary Campisi | Name Your Hero

People often wonder why I write in different genres. The answer is simple -- it relaxes me. When I'm working on a contemporary romance or ...

Fresh Pick | BLAMELESS by Gail Carriger

Parasol Protectorate #3September 2011 On Sale: September 1, 2010 Featuring: Alexia Tarabotti; Lord Maccon; Lord Akeldama 355 pages ISBN: ...

Dianna Vennetta | Why Gardening and Romance are the Perfect Mix

I write romantic women’s fiction.  You may be wondering, what exactly is romantic women’s fiction?  Is that anything like romantic ...

Fresh Pick | THE BARRETT SOLUTION by Robert Norris

June 2011 On Sale: June 6, 2011 Featuring: LT. Mark Owens; Dr. Elizabeth Price; DA Peggy Moreland 266 pages ISBN: 0984123350 EAN: ...

Dorothy Hearst | Running With the Wolves

I really never thought I’d write a book about talking wolves.  I was going to write Very Serious Literature That Wins Prizes.  I had it all ...

Karen Rose Smith | Is Cinderella Still Relevant?

Remember the furor over the royal wedding?  Kate became a princess and William became Prince Charming.  We watched the vows with tears in our ...

Fresh Pick | EXPIRATION DATE by Duane Swierczynski

April 2010 On Sale: March 30, 2010 Featuring: Mickey Wade 224 pages ISBN: 0312363400 EAN: 9780312363406 Trade Size $13.99  Add ...

Heather Lynn Rigaud | Heather Lynn Rigaud | Sex, Drugs and Mr. Darcy

It's nice to be here today to talk about my book and to meet your readers. I was given free rein in this blog, and so I thought I'd talk ...

Fresh Pick | THE DAMAGE DONE by Hilary Davidson

October 2010 On Sale: September 28, 2010 Featuring: Lily Moore 353 pages ISBN: 0765326973 EAN: ...

Cleo Coyle | On Bosses from Hell, Thunder Thighs, and Making Crime Pay

Comment to win a Latte Cup! Crime writing can be a challenge at times, but it can also be barrels of fun— double barrels. Where else can ...

Bouchercon 2011 Spirits of St. Louis and 2011 Anthony Awards

Some of the Fresh Fiction team attended the annual Bouchercon, held in St. Louis this past weekend (9/14-18/2011). An interesting and fun ...

Kate Emerson | Hanging in There

Brought to you from Kathy Lynn Emerson (aka Kate Emerson and Kaitlyn Dunnett) When this blog was originally scheduled, I planned to talk ...

Jenn LeBlanc | An Illustrated Romance

Hi everyone! Thank you for joining me today for my guest blog! I am so excited to be here on Fresh Fiction to talk about my work. My debut ...

Rachel Firasek | The Things That Make You Go Hmmm….

Ever read a romance that stopped you dead (hit you deep in the gut) because the moment was just too much? What was it that did this? Here's a ...

Sharon Pape | Are We There Yet?

I've never been one to play the field. Really, I'm very faithful and loyal by nature, so I shouldn't have been surprised that starting a second ...

Elisabeth Naughton | Damsel in Distress…or not

Thanks so much to the crew here at Fresh Fiction for inviting me to stop by during my TEMPTED blog tour! TEMPTED is the third book in the ...

Jeannie Lin | She’s Got the Look – Costuming Your Characters

You know you've got one of these. The power suit that you feel you can take on the world in. That dress that always gets you compliments. We ...

NYT bestseller speaks at National WWI Museum 9/20 –LIVE online

New York Times bestselling writing duo, Charles Todd, will be speak at the National World War I Museum on Tuesday, September 20th at 7 PM. ...

Fresh Pick | IT HAD TO BE YOU by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Chicago Star/Bonner Brothers series - book #1 March 2002 On Sale: March 5, 2002 Featuring: Dan Celebow; Phoebe Somerville 384 pages ISBN: ...

Spotlight on Cleo Coyle

Cleo Coyle Murder By Mocha Buy at Coffee House Mystery #10 Berkley August 2011 On Sale: August 2, 2011 Featuring: ...

Sarah Gilman | Why do I write about angels?

Angels and similar creatures are my favorite paranormal characters. I've been fascinated with the idea of wings on the back of someone who ...

Isabel Cooper | To Build A Proper World … Takes the SMALL things to work

World-building is one of the most difficult parts of writing a world that differs in any way from ours. It's easy enough to figure out the main ...

Jenn Bennett | Five Fine Moments in Urban Fantasy

Most writers are readers (I hope), and avid ones, at that. But I think we often read from a slightly different perspective than the general ...

Caris Roane | Where Did WINGS OF FIRE Come From?

WINGS OF FIRE is the latest book in my Guardians of Ascension series.  It's a great title, isn't it?  I can say that, because I had nothing to ...

09/08 Shana Galen | Auditions Please! Casting LORD AND LADY SPY

One would think when one is writing a book where the premise comes from a movie, the casting would already be complete. Yes, well that would ...

Fresh Pick | A DECADE OF HOPE by Dennis Smith

September 2011 On Sale: August 23, 2011 384 pages ISBN: 0670022934 EAN: 9780670022939 Hardcover $26.95  Add to Wish ...

Dee Davis | Living in the Now

Been thinking about interesting people of late.   The things others do that make me wish I was doing that too.   I suspect that lives viewed ...

Leigh Michaels | For a Gem, Size Doesn’t Matter

Thank you for inviting me back to Fresh Fiction! I'm a sucker for houses – big houses, stately houses, old houses, and even miniature ...

Kaylea Cross | Meet the Air Force Pararescue Jumpers

Ever heard of the Air Force's Pararescue Jumpers? PJs for short. If the answer's no, I'm not surprised, since they don't get much recognition in ...

Fresh Pick | BARBEQUE BIBLE: SAUCES, RUBS AND MARINADES, BASTES, BUTTERS, AND GLAZES by Steven Raichlen

Barbecue Bible May 2006 On Sale: September 3, 2011 320 pages ISBN: 0761119795 EAN: 9780761119791 Paperback $12.95  Add to Wish ...

Katherine Stone | Favorites and Giveaway

Whenever I'm asked what's your favorite food, season, book, quote, whatever, I feel that pressure of "Oh, dear, I need to really think about ...

Fresh Takes From the Teen Shelves | Not To Miss in September

So many cool books to tell you about this month!  Some are departures--new things from established authors--and some are debuts, and some are ...

Fresh Pick | SIMPLE CHOICES by Nancy Mehl

Harmony Series #3 June 2011 On Sale: June 2, 2011 Featuring: Gracie Temple 320 pages ISBN: 1602607826 EAN: 9781602607828 Trade ...

Christy Reece | A Worthy Villain

I love romantic suspense, reading and writing it. There’s just something about two people falling in love in the midst of danger and chaos ...

September Happenings Around the Blogsphere

Happy September! I am having a hard time believing that we are already heading into a new school year! Of course being from Texas, I can only ...

Fresh Pick | SPELL BOUND by Kelley Armstrong

OtherworldAugust 2011 On Sale: July 26, 2011 Featuring: Savannah Levine 400 pages ISBN: 0525952209 EAN: ...

Elizabeth Chadwick | Adeliza of Louvain: An Understated Heroine.

Many thanks to Fresh Fiction for inviting me to blog. Among other things, LADY OF THE ENGLISH is about two women and the struggle for the ...

Fresh Pick | THE ART OF FORGETTING by Camille Noe Pagan

June 2011 On Sale: June 9, 2011 Featuring: Marissa Rogers; Julia Ferrar 304 pages ISBN: 0525952195 EAN: ...

Carly Phillips | Heroes

The Serendipity series is small town driven.  The town of Serendipity in upstate New York is a fictional place filled with fascinating people, ...