Allison Pang | Instant Love? ~ Win A SLIVER OF SHADOW

One of the main differences between writing an Urban Fantasy vs a Paranormal Romance is the inclusion of an HEA (or Happily Ever After.)  PNRs ...

Fresh Pick | THE SMOKY CORRIDOR by Chris Grabenstein

Haunted Mysteries August 2011 On Sale: August 9, 2011 Featuring: Zack 323 pages ISBN: 0375865101 EAN: 9780375865107 Paperback ...

Samantha Grace | Schooling a Scoundrel

Hi! I'm Samantha Grace, debut author of the regency historical romance, MISS HILLARY SCHOOLS A SCOUNDREL. February has been a whirlwind month ...

Debra Mullins | The Juggling Act

Most women know it's hard to juggle career and family. We all do it; we manage our time between the kids' school and athletic activities, make ...

Avery Aames | The Joy Of “Cheese” Cooking

When I started writing mysteries, I spent a lot of time researching the gritty underbelly of society, but when I was given the opportunity to ...

Fresh Pick | TINKER, TAILOR, SOLDIER, SPY by John Le Carre

Karla Trilogy #1 October 2002 On Sale: October 1, 2002 Featuring: George Smiley 400 pages ISBN: 0743457900 EAN: 9780743457903 Kindle: ...

Shana Galen | The Best Thing about Writing Romance

First of all, thank you so much to Fresh Fiction for hosting me today. This is one of my favorite sites. I especially love the contests. In ...

Robin Lee Hatcher’s Contest Honors Caregivers’ Hearts Of Gold

Bestselling author Robin Lee Hatcher knows it truly takes a heart of gold to provide loving care to those who need it. That's why, to ...

Kelly Gendron | Bad Boys all grown up…

Who doesn't want a bad boy? Hmm... I prefer to let them bake for a while. Those misbehaving boys will rise to be irresistible, dominant, and ...

Coffee Trivia by Elisabeth Staab

Like many of us, I take my caffeine very seriously. I had my first cup of coffee when I was twelve. I don't remember if I liked it but I ...

Spotlight on Julia London

Return to Hadley Green THE REVENGE OF LORD EBERLIN, book #2 in the Secrets of Hadley Green series, publishes on February 21, 2012! Readers have ...

Lynne Marshall | A Hot Air Balloon Experience

One of the challenging parts of writing a book is the research you unwittingly thrust upon yourself.  When I began writing COURTING HIS ...

Nelle Davy | Writing about a different country than the one in which you were raised.

Imagination has no boundaries – it is a vast landscape without maps or limitations. I know the old axiom is 'write what you know' but why ...

Rachel Firasek | #EpicFail, My Valentine

It's the month of love and everyone is eager to hear bittersweet romance tales. Well, I'm here to give you something a bit different! That's ...

Rue Allyn | Nuggets . . .

. . . those small solid bits of gold or other precious substances (silver, copper, diamonds?) or simply small compact units of just about any ...

Tracy Sumner | The Romance Hero: What’s in a Profession?

Lately, I've received quite a few comments about my hero's professions and why, or how, I chose them. Noah Garrett in TIDES OF LOVE is certainly ...

M.L. Buchman | The Day I Became a Writer

I oddly enough know the exact day I became a writer, almost the exact hour. I had no intention of writing fiction, not in the 35 years ...

Monica Burns | Word Fail

No matter what the subgenre, research is necessary when writing a book. For some of us, research is just as much a passion as getting our words ...

Cheryl Robinson asks: Women on Reality TV. What’s your take?

So I'll be the first to admit, I watch a fair amount of reality TV, and I've been doing so for years. Initially I filed my slight obsession ...

Carly Phillips | Annual Fresh Fiction Valentine’s Day Guest Blog Post Win $25 Godiva

For the last few years, I've blogged about Romance on Valentine's Day.  Makes sense for a Romance writer.  But there's something else that ...

Fresh Pick | SIX DEGREES OF ROMANCE by Margaret Moore, Maggie Shayne, Nancy Warren, Catherine Spencer, Michele Hauf

February 2012 On Sale: February 1, 2012 ISBN: 1426834160 EAN: 9781426834165 Kindle: B006ZOP1T0 e-Book  Add to Wish List Romance ...

Ruthie Knox | Exclusive Excerpt from RIDE WITH ME

Sometimes you get a small taste of a book and you just MUST HAVE MORE, well, here's a little nibble to get your reading antena quivering and if ...

Nina Jade Singer | Paranormal Valentines

Hello everyone. I'm thrilled to be here today at Fresh Fiction as I recently celebrated the release of my first novel, SECRETS OF THE KNIGHT ...

Melissa Bourbon | Talents lead to new adventures…

You can never predict where your interests will take you, or what path they will provide for you to follow.  Love for my husband and his ...

Fresh Pick | RETURN TO CUPID, TEXAS by Sylvia McDaniel, Carol Rose, Kathy Shaw

January 2012 On Sale: January 11, 2012 ISBN: 0014044188 EAN: 2940014044189 Kindle: B006W1B870 e-Book $1.99  Add to Wish ...

The Story Garden: A Friendly Rivalry Between Georgian Lovers and Regency Devotees–With a Prize At Stake!

The Story Garden is about friendship, but friends can disagree, right? So, I'm Jo Beverley and I'm coordinating a discussion on Georgian v ...

Fresh Pick | THE SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY MURDERS by Ruth Dudley Edwards

Robert Amiss #2 October 2007 On Sale: October 15, 2007 Featuring: Baroness Troutbeck; Robert Amiss 248 pages ISBN: 159058435X EAN: ...

Cheryl Brooks | Introducing … STUD

Hello to everyone at Fresh Fiction, and thank you for having me here to celebrate the release of STUD, the eighth book in my Cat Star Chronicles ...

Fresh Pick | SUGAR RUSH by Donna Kauffman

A Cupcake Club Romance #1 January 2012 On Sale: January 1, 2012 Featuring: Baxter Dunne; Leilani Trusdale 336 pages ISBN: ...

Jillian Hunter | Diary of an Eccentric

Hello! Thank you for asking me to blog today! Since this is an open topic, I'll give you a preview of THE DUCHESS DIARIES and then answer any ...

Fresh Pick | MY FUNNY VALENTINE by Rhonda Nelson

November 2011 On Sale: October 28, 2011 Featuring: Bella Valentine; Gray Cameron ISBN: 0013238221 EAN: 2940013238220 Kindle: ...

Donna Grant | Tortured Heroes and Mystical History

I get asked a lot why there are so many tortured heroes in romance novels.  First, as a writer, they're some of the best characters to ...

Fresh Pick | THE TROUBLE WITH J.J. by Tami Hoag

May 2009 On Sale: May 19, 2009 Featuring: Genna Hastings; J. J. Hennessy 320 pages ISBN: 0553592505 EAN: 9780553592504 Kindle: ...

Katee Robert | Embracing the Crazy

When I first began writing the book that would become QUEEN OF SWORDS, it was a completely different story. I had it in my head that I was going ...

Fresh Pick | CHOCOLATE COVERED MURDER by Leslie Meier

Lucy Stone #19 January 2012 On Sale: January 1, 2012 Featuring: Lucy Stone 304 pages ISBN: 075822933X EAN: ...

Nicole Baart | Works of Art

In FAR FROM HERE, my beautiful, quirky, only slightly neurotic protagonist, Dani, is a bit of an artist. She doesn't paint or draw, nor would ...

Kathryne Kennedy | Which Elven Magical Power Would You Choose?

Hello again Fresh Fiction readers! It's a pleasure to be back here talking with you today. In my current release, THE LORD OF ILLUSION, ...

Katie Reus | Do You Love Paranormal Romance? Share Your Thoughts to Win ALPHA INSTINCT

Thank you so much to the folks at Fresh Fiction for letting me blog here today. I love paranormal romance because it's such a great escape ...

Fresh Pick | SEX, LIES AND VALENTINES by Tawny Weber

Undercover Operatives February 2012 On Sale: January 24, 2012 Featuring: Gabriel Black; Danita Cruz 224 pages ISBN: 0373796706 EAN: ...

Fresh Pick | BE MY TEXAS VALENTINE by Jodi Thomas, Phyliss Miranda, DeWanna Pace, Linda L. Broday

January 2012 On Sale: January 3, 2012 352 pages ISBN: 1420119672 EAN: 9781420119671 Paperback $6.99  Add to Wish List Romance ...

Mystery Author Kate Carlisle on Giving Back to Readers

Kate Carlisle is the New York Times bestselling author of the Bibliophile Mystery series, which launched in 2009 with HOMICIDE IN HARDCOVER. The ...