Jennifer Probst | A Little Old, A Little New – Mixing Characters in a Series

Readers love series. I love series. Stand alone, continuities, trilogies, serials, you name them, I'm ready to leap and get intoxicated by a new ...

Christine Bell | FIX YOU ~ Free download of part 1

Thanks so much for having me here at Fresh Fiction to celebrate the release of FIX YOU, BASH AND OLIVIA, Book Two, and to share some cool ...

Fresh Pick | PURE TEMPTATION AND OLD ENOUGH TO KNOW BETTER by Vicki Lewis Thompson

Fresh Pick for Wednesday, April 30th, 2014 is PURE TEMPTATION AND OLD ENOUGH TO KNOW BETTER by Vicki Lewis Thompson #RomanceWednesday Classic ...

Nina Croft | Why I Like it Hot…

It occurred to me recently that the majority of my stories take place in warm, often exotic locations and nearly always in the heat of the ...

Ella Carey | Romance Tied Up in a Mystery

When a true story holds both impossible mystery and romance ... The heart of mystery is perfection. The writer needs to find the perfect ...

Lynn Cahoon | Second careers

Jill Gardner, my heroine in GUIDEBOOK TO MURDER quit her job at the law office, picked up her life, and bought a coffeehouse/book store in a ...

Fresh Pick | THE COLLECTOR by Nora Roberts

Fresh Pick for Monday, April 28th, 2014 is THE COLLECTOR by Nora Roberts #SuspenseMonday Roberts hits her stride again Putnam April ...

Rachel Harris, Addicted to Romance

Hello, my name is Rachel, and I'm addicted to romance. But when it comes to addictions, I happen to think mine's a pretty good one. Reading ...

Fresh Pick | LOVE COMES CALLING by Siri L. Mitchell

Fresh Pick for Friday, April 25th, 2014 is LOVE COMES CALLING by Siri L. Mitchell #InspirationFriday Hollywood's calling! Bethany House ...

Angela Ruth Strong | Stories to Entertain Your Inner Child

"Kid appeal" is a term primarily used in the children's market for books that kids can't get enough of. There's a kind of magic that makes them ...

Women Are More Than The Wrapping ~ Win A BROKEN KIND OF BEAUTIFUL

Hi Fresh Fiction readers! I'm so excited to be here today to chat with you about my newest release, A BROKEN KIND OF BEAUTIFUL. Parents are ...

Fresh Pick | BIRTHMARKED by Maria Violante

Fresh Pick for Thursday, April 24th, 2014 is BIRTHMARKED by Maria Violante #SupernaturalThursday It's not what it seems The Markers: Book ...

Sabine Starr | Old West Meets Sexy Supernatural: Comment To Win!

Kick-Ass heroines and Alpha heroes take on outlaws, gunfights, crooked card games . . . and the supernatural with rockin’ love scenes, rowdy ...

Laura Kaye | 5 Lessons Learned from Finishing a Fiction Series

I'm so glad to be back at Fresh Fiction celebrating the release of my fourteenth book, EAST OF ECSTASY! This is the final book in my ...

Iris Anthony | Do you believe in miracles?

I'm sure, that like me, you probably do. How else could it be possible that out of 7 billion people in the world, you could manage to meet your ...

Marie Bostwick’s QuiltaPalooza Road Show

Monday, April 28th (9am to 11am) Marie will be co-hosting (not just doing a segment) on The Broadcast on KTXD-TV in Dallas. This will be ...

Fresh Pick | A SEAL’S KISS by Tawny Weber

Fresh Pick for Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 is A SEAL'S KISS by Tawny Weber #RomanceWednesday Uniformly Hot! Harlequin Blaze April ...

Tracy March | Have You Ever Won the Vacation Lottery?

Imagine my utter surprise when my husband came home from work one day and told me we were going to Switzerland. Switzerland! He'd been invited ...

A SINGLE THREAD only $2.99 this week!

Hey, did you know A SINGLE THREAD, the first book in the Cobbled Court series, is only $2.99 this week (through April 27th). If you haven't ...

Fresh Pick | A KILLING NOTION by Melissa Bourbon

Fresh Pick for Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014 is A KILLING NOTION by Melissa Bourbon #WhatsNewTuesday Great Read Magical Dressmaking Mysteries ...

Amanda McIntyre | Earth Day April 22, 2014

"Salt of the Earth" Many of you are familiar with the term, used in biblical text , it not only refers to a spiritual meaning, but has a ...

Roz Lee | Fix or Replace – The Relationship Dilemma

We live in a disposable society. Given the abundance of inexpensive products and rapidly changing technology, most people choose to toss out ...

Monday Musing – Convention Season

What a great day! It's Monday and in the northern hemisphere according to the television weather maps we have spring-like weather in most parts. ...

Fresh Pick | FAR GONE by Laura Griffin

Fresh Pick for Monday, April 21st, 2014 is FAR GONE by Laura Griffin #SuspenseMonday a new series begins Gallery April 2014 On Sale: ...

Fresh Pick | GUARDING HIS HEART by Cari Quinn

Fresh Pick for Sunday, April 20th, 2014 is GUARDING HIS HEART by Cari Quinn #FreeForAllSunday Baseball season Samhain April 2014 On ...

Patricia W. Fischer | Paying it Forward

When I started writing my first book WEIGHTING FOR MR. RIGHT, I never set out to write a series. One of my goals was nothing more than to ...

Fresh Pick | JET by Jay Crownover

Fresh Pick for Saturday, April 19th, 2014 is JET by Jay Crownover #FreeForAllSaturday Jay Crownover rules! Marked Men #2 William ...

Sarah Ballance: The Lure of Dark History in Romance

I'll be the first to admit a book set during the Salem witch trials doesn't exactly scream romance. For that matter, the setting doesn't even ...

Fresh Pick | JEDIDIAH’S BRIDE by Rebecca Kertz

Fresh Pick for Friday, April 18th, 2014 is JEDIDIAH'S BRIDE by Rebecca Kertz #InspirationalFriday Brides of Lancaster County 2 Harlequin ...

Mary Ellis | Book-signings in a bygone era of brick and mortar

I often think back fondly of my very first book-signing. I had just published a romantic suspense geared to the literary/library market. So the ...

Erynn Mangum | Expectations

Every so often, I get this huge craving for ice cream. It doesn't last long but I never remember that as I'm buying three gallons of ice cream ...

Sign Up for Weekly Steals And Deals from Entangled Publishing

Everyone loves a great deal, right? What if you could have amazing deals, and get a steal of a price (sometimes even free!) on riveting books ...

Fresh Pick | HARD TIME by Cara McKenna

Fresh Pick for Wednesday, April 16th, 2014 is HARD TIME by Cara McKenna #RomanceWednesday InterMix April 2014 On Sale: April 15, ...

Terri Osburn | Finding Your Way Home

After eighteen years in a dying town where nothing ever happened, I struck out on my own and ended up living in five different states over the ...

Vanessa M. Knight | Lucky Charms

Lucky Charms? No. I'm not talking about the cereal, although they are magically delicious. Sugary oats and colorful marshmallows... Num! Sorry, ...

Fresh Pick | WE’LL ALWAYS HAVE PARIS by Jennifer Coburn

Fresh Pick for Tuesday, April 15th, 2014 is WE'LL ALWAYS HAVE PARIS by Jennifer Coburn #WhatsNewTuesday For my own son & daughter! Trips ...

Rebecca Crowley | Loving the Underdog

On April 14, Carina Press is publishing six brand-new sports romances. Today Rebecca Crowley is here to tell us about her tennis novel, LOVE IN ...

Tessa Bailey | I Don’t Trust Happy Heroes

I don't trust Happy Heroes. They have nowhere to go but down - and guess who is along for the ride? You. Nope, no Heroes brimming with ...

LynDee Walker | Writing the news: fact and fiction

The question I get most often when folks see that like the heroine in my mysteries, I was once a reporter, is "are the stories Nichelle covers ...

Fresh Pick | THE ASSASSIN’S HEART by J.A. Kazimer

Fresh Pick for Monday, April 14th, 2014 is THE ASSASSIN'S HEART by J.A. Kazimer #SuspenseMonday is he there to help or ... kill her? ...

Lori Foster | The athletes we can’t get enough of

It can't be denied that men who are athletes, in such good shape, surrounded by all of that testosterone, appeal to women. Rough good looks, ...

Fresh Pick | MUCH ADO ABOUT JACK by Christy English

Fresh Pick for Sunday, April 13th, 2014 is MUCH ADO ABOUT JACK by Christy English Sourcebooks Casablanca February 2014 On Sale: February ...

Fresh Pick | THE LOVELIEST CHOCOLATE SHOP IN PARIS by Jenny Colgan

Fresh Pick for Saturday, April 12th, 2014 is THE LOVELIEST CHOCOLATE SHOP IN PARIS by Jenny Colgan We LOVE Paris Sourcebooks ...

Brooklyn Ann | Sneak Peek at ONE BITE PER NIGHT

I think the wait for ONE BITE PER NIGHT has been even more nail-bitingly tense than it was for my debut novel, BITE ME, YOUR GRACE. Though the ...

Rhonda Shaw | Most Exciting Play in Baseball ~ Comment To Win

On April 14, Carina Press is publishing six brand-new sports romances. Today we’re featuring, THE ACE, by Rhonda Shaw, and talking about what ...

Laurence MacNaughton | Framed For Murder — What Would You Do?

Pop quiz: Do authors really imagine complex characters from the ground up, with mysterious backstories and intricately detailed biographies? Or ...

Fresh Pick | CONFESSIONS OF A ROYAL BRIDEGROOM by Vanessa Kelly

Fresh Pick for Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 is CONFESSIONS OF A ROYAL BRIDEGROOM by Vanessa Kelly #RomanceWednesday Renegade Royals ...

Michele Mannon | Heel Hook. Slick Submissions. Haymaker.

I know. You’re thinking mud wrestling. Or Spring Break. But believe it or not, these are fighting words. That’s right—sporting ...

Allison Parr | Plot Bunnies and Inspiration

On April 14, Carina Press is publishing six brand-new sports romances. Today Allison Parr is here to tell us about her football novel, ...

Anna Sugden | What’s Your Colour?

Recently, we were at the house of a friend of a friend. Beautiful building, gorgeous gardens, even a stream running through the bottom of the ...

Review of THE GIRL WHO CAME HOME

"Surviving the Titanic disaster and picking up the pieces" The Girl Who Came Home Hazel Gaynor Reviewed by Clare O'Beara The tragedy of ...

Jade Lee | Monday Musing Tennessee

I leave for a writer's retreat on Wednesday. It's a week at a Tennessee cabin with fellow writers Cindy Dees and Elizabeth Hoyt. I'm sure those ...

Jacqui Jacoby | Why a Tough Heroine

You're home alone. The house is dark. The clock is reading 3:32a.m. That noise that wakes you from your sound sleep, it's going to be one that ...

Fresh Pick | THE RICH AND THE DEAD by Liv Spector

Fresh Pick for Monday, April 7th, 2014 is THE RICH AND THE DEAD by Liv Spector #SuspenseMonday William Morrow March 2014 On Sale: ...

Kat Latham | The rugby players who stole my heart | Sneak peek & a giveaway

On April 14, Carina Press is publishing six brand-new sports romances. Today Kat Latham is here to tell us about her rugby novel, PLAYING IT ...

Fresh Pick | WHITE HOT KISS by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Fresh Pick for Saturday, April 5th, 2014 is WHITE HOT KISS by Jennifer L. Armentrout Harlequin March 2014 On Sale: February 25, ...

Fresh Pick | THE HUSBAND CAMPAIGN by Regina Scott

The Master Matchmakers #3 March 2014 On Sale: February 21, 2014 Featuring: John, Lord Hascot; Lady Amelia Jacoby 283 pages ISBN: ...

Fresh Pick | THE HUSBAND CAMPAIGN by Regina Scott

Fresh Pick for Friday, April 4th, 2014 is THE HUSBAND CAMPAIGN by Regina Scott #inspirationalFriday The Master Matchmakers #3 Harlequin ...

Emily T. Wierenga | How Writing Saved My Life (and Giving Away My Debut Novel)

I was the little girl who had chubby cheeks and a mushroom cut at seven years old. A smattering of freckles on my ski-slope nose, and ...

Fresh Pick | VAMPIRES NEED NOT…APPLY? by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff

Fresh Pick for Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 is VAMPIRES NEED NOT...APPLY? by Mimi Jean Pamfiloff #SupernaturalThursday Get Your BITE on! ...

Rebecca Zanetti | When the Voices Think I’m Crazy

I think authors hear voices. Different ones at different times, all wanting their stories to be told. Sometimes I'm a little wary with the ...

Carolyn Brown | The Red-Hot Chili Cook-Off

Thank you Miz Sara and everyone at Fresh Fiction for letting me make a stop here on my recipe blog tour for THE RED-HOT CHILI COOK-OFF. I'm so ...

Joanne Kennedy | Announcing…a new series to love! The Cowboys of Decker Ranch

HOW TO HANDLE A COWBOY is the first volume in my Cowboys of Decker Ranch series. I just finished the first draft of the second book in the ...

Lori Foster | Surprised by Her Characters

Every author is different in how he/she writes a book, but most fall into one of two main categories - either a plotter or a pantster. I'm a ...

Great Opportunity for Romance Readers – Join Avon Addicts

The application to be an Avon Addict (Group 4!) has just gone live. For those who don’t know, the Avon Addicts program is a ...

Anne Gracie | A Hero’s Trouble

If I told you you'd love a hero who was frightened of literary societies and muffins, would you believe me? Probably not, but read on, and maybe ...

Melissa Bourbon | Why I Love Mysteries…

You don't know me (or maybe you do... that would be awesome!), but I'm a mystery writer. I'm the author of the Lola Cruz Mystery Series and A ...

Fresh Pick | THE RING AND THE CROWN by Melissa De La Cruz

April 2014 On Sale: April 1, 2014 Featuring: Marie-Victoria; Lelwyn Myrddyn 384 pages ISBN: 1423157427 EAN: 9781423157427 Kindle: ...

Joan Kilby | Best Friends To Lovers

MAD ABOUT YOU is based on one of my favorite romance tropes, both as a reader and a writer--Best Friends to Lovers. Maybe I'm drawn to these ...