Madness? This is Comic-Con!

Fresh Fiction's own Kate Cornell attended Comic-Con International this month, and she was kind enough to share her awesome experiences with us. ...

Glenn Cooper | Five Things No One Ever Told Me About Being a Writer

I wanted to be a published writer for as long as I can remember but I didn’t actually get it done until I was older than I’d care to say. In ...

Lisa Kessler | Are you a Binge Reader?

Since Netflix started offering complete seasons of television series available for streaming, I started hearing the team “binge watched”. ...

Kindle Unlimited vs. Owning Books

This week Amazon launched Kindle Unlimited, and it's all anyone who uses a Kindle or ereader can talk about. For $9.99 a month, you can read ...

Paula Altenburg | I Get By With A Little Help From My Friends

My apologies to the Beatles. But those boys were right. Over the years, you acquire a variety of them. I have friends from my childhood, from ...

SEP Read-A-Long with Loretta Chase and BREATHING ROOM

We're kicking off our Susan Elizabeth Phillips Read-Along this week with BREATHING ROOM, and Loretta Chase is here to discuss why she loves ...

Robin Hobb, George RR Martin in conversation – tickets on sale now

Tickets for HarperVoyager world exclusive event with George RR Martin and Robin Hobb are now on sale.  Spend an evening listening to two to ...

Elaine Viets | Feline Magic

No cozy is complete without a cat. Mysteries have talking cats, crime-solving cats, and in Sofie Kelly's Magical Cats series, felines walk ...

Joan Johnston Update – THE BAREFOOT BRIDE

One of my favorite historical western romances, THE BAREFOOT BRIDE, was just reissued and is now in stores in paperback with a fabulous new ...

Chris Culver | What My Infant Son Has Taught Me About Suspense

When people ask me what I do for a living, nine times out of ten I tell them I’m a stay-at-home dad. And that’s true, mostly—I do watch my ...

Happy Birthday Week to The Page Girls

The staff here at Fresh Fiction are excited to wish The Page Girls a happy first birthday week! The Page Girls is a new online mag with an ...

Jennifer Barnhart | The Dawn of Dystopian

Over the weekend, The Dawn of the Planet of the Apes raked in a staggering 73 million dollars. The majority of the audience was over the age of ...

Rachel Harris | Celebrity Crushes…A.K.A. Fulfilling My Childhood Dream

When I was eight years old, I fell hard and fast for Jordan Knight from New Kids on the Block. I wallpapered my bedroom with his face, slept on ...

Grace Burrowes | To Say ‘I Do’, Or Not To Say ‘I Do’ — That Is The Proposal Question

One of the dynamics we’re told characterized Regency society was that the young ladies desperately hoped for a handsome swain to be smitten ...

Kara Braden | Cool Off in Canada with THE LONGEST NIGHT

The middle of July in Arizona means it’s been steadily creeping over a hundred degrees for the last two months. What better time to dive into ...

Cynthia Sax Talks Bikers, Billionaires, and SINFUL REWARDS

Part one of bestselling erotic romance author Cynthia Sax's new novella series, SINFUL REWARDS, released today, and we at Fresh Fiction had ...

Jenna Jaxon | And the Winner Is

When I began to think about the title for the third book of my medieval serial novel, Time Enough to Love, I had a rather difficult time coming ...

S.E. Jakes | Meet Sean and Ryker from RUNNING WILD

Thanks so much to Fresh Fiction for hosting me on the tour for RUNNING WILD: Havoc Book 1.  This is the start of a brand new series, with ...

Nancy J. Parra | How to Get Readers on the Edge of Their Seats

I’ll start at the beginning. Before you can get a reader on the edge of their seats, the reader must get to know, like, and sympathize with ...

Cool Cozy Picks from Melissa Bourbon

Combatting the heat and staying cool in July can be tough, but a great book can do the trick. Do you like to sit by the swimming pool, soak up ...

Cheryl Brooks | When the Supernatural Becomes Natural

The “Topic of Choice” option for a guest post during a blog tour can be a tough one for a writer. Discovering the seed of an idea seldom ...

Chris Cannon | The Possibilities of Paranormal

Why do I write about shape-shifting dragons? I love all the possibilities involved with supernatural/paranormal worlds. In GOING DOWN IN FLAMES, ...

Karri Thompson | The World of MIRROR X

What does the future hold for mankind? With the fear of a world-wide pandemic, World-War III, and the effects of climate change, it’s no ...

Sara Humphreys | My Favorite Moment with Shane and Maya in VAMPIRE TROUBLE

Picking a favorite scene is almost as daunting as picking a favorite character but If I must then I must. Maya and Shane’s story is one of the ...

Kristi Belcamino on BLESSED ARE THE DEAD

We at Fresh Fiction are thrilled to host Kristi Belcamino, author of  BLESSED ARE THE DEAD, which is her first novel to feature San Francisco ...

Revisiting Favorite Characters

The internet has been buzzing this week about the return of Harry Potter! On July 8, 2014, J.K. Rowling released a new short story on the ...

DiAnn Mills | Brainstorming Your Novel

Every novelist reaches a plateau in which the perfect story idea isn’t coming together. The plot germ is there, but the theme, setting, ...

Kristina Mathews | It’s Obviously Not JUST a Game

I’m a sports fan. Anyone who follows me on Twitter already knows this. Sometimes, I get a little too passionate about my teams. Okay, I get ...

Crista McHugh | For the Love of Con… (and notice, I didn’t say Khan)

When I was plotting my Kelly Brothers series, I jumped at the chance to write a “geek” romance. I’m true geek myself. I mean, the pick-up ...

J.K. Coi | How Gabriel Macht Inspired Me to Write Contemporary Romance

I’ve been getting this question a lot. “Why did you decide to a contemporary?” I guess that’s because I’ve already built a pretty ...

7-8 Kate Jarvik Birch | Perfection Comes at a Price

I may have written a book entitled PERFECTED, but that doesn’t mean I believe in perfection, or that I even strive for it. In my novel, the ...

Lisa Belcastro | SHENANDOAH DREAMS

Does anyone enjoy a bad dream? I hate nightmares. I go out of my way to avoid anything that has the potential to produce negative, terrifying ...

Lynne Marshall | What’s New, Plus a Giveaway!

I have a friend who used to cut right to the chase whenever we saw each other after a long absence.  “New?” she’d say instead of “Hey, ...

Anna Sugden | Let’s Celebrate Second Chances!

YAY! It’s time to celebrate! The second book in my New Jersey Ice Cats series, A PERFECT TRADE, is out! As regular visitors to my blog ...

Jade Lee doesn’t have a new book out, but Kathy Lyons does!

Let’s start with the basics. Kathy Lyons has a new book out! It’s hot contemporary, and it’s about... A. Her fantasies about her older ...

Kimberly Kincaid| What’s In A Name?

Naming a book is kind of like naming a baby—you want to go with something you love, but also something that “fits” and is unique enough to ...

Michele Summers | Sparks Fly in FIND MY WAY HOME

Thank you for having me. I’m very excited to be here and so happy that today is release day for my debut novel FIND MY WAY HOME. A ...

Leslie Budewitz | Where do you get your ideas?

I hear tell that some authors don’t like that question. Not me! Maybe because I have a great memory—but mostly because it’s fun to ...

Molly McAdams | Brody Saco aka “The Top of the Triangle” in SHARING YOU

Oh, Brody, Brody, Brody. #Swoon (hopefully you’ll be saying the same thing when you read SHARING YOU) Brody is a character you might want to ...

Carolyn Brown | Breaking The Rules With A Handsome Cowboy

HOW TO MARRY A COWBOY, Mason and Annie Rose’s story, is the final book in the Cowboys & Brides series that started out with BILLION DOLLAR ...

Sara Jane Stone | Top Ten Reasons to Make FULL EXPOSURE’s Eric Moore Your Next Book Boyfriend

As summer heats up (at least in my corner of the world), it is time to head to the beach, the lake, or a comfortable chair in an air conditioned ...