Jodi Thomas | A Place Called Harmony

Once in a while in my career of forty books, there comes a story I know I have to write. It waits like an impatient child in the back of my mind ...

Daryl Wood Gerber | Stirring the Plot

Hi, readers!! Wonderful reviews have come in for the 3rd in the Cookbook Nook Mysteries: STIRRING THE PLOT. But what matters to me is what ...

Christine Bell | Reforming the Rock Star

Hey there, Fresh Fiction readers! I’m thrilled to be here today to celebrate the release of my new Entangled Indulgence, REFORMING THE ROCK ...

Krystal Wade | Tearing Apart a Character’s World

I think most people have some moment in their life, especially during childhood, where they felt everything was just right. Maybe they didn’t ...

Prescott Lane | Have Dessert First

Have you ever gone to a fancy restaurant and ordered dessert first? About a year ago, my husband took me to Commander’s Palace for ...

Natasha Moore | There’s Something About the Ocean

I’ve lived around lakes my entire life. As a child, a big treat was going to one of the parks, splashing in the water and playing in the sand. ...

Maggie Mae Gallagher | Hooked on a Feeling

In RUPTURED, Alana must face more than demon platoons marching upon her home. She confronts what she wants for her life versus what the Council ...

Cynthia Cooke | Breaking All The Rules

Have you ever been on a blind date? Or better yet, have you ever signed up on one of those online dating sites? It’s nerve-wracking wondering ...

Anya Richards | Autumn Approaches

I’m never sure how I feel about the changing of the seasons. Where I grew up, in the tropics, we had the rainy seasons (traditionally March ...

Blaire Edens | From Mayonnaise Labels to Fantastic Fiction

My name is Blaire and I’m a bookaholic. I will read anything. Romance, science fiction, magazines. Anything. Everything. As a child, the only ...

Meghan Quinn | Top 5 Football Hotties

Check out this video from Meghan Quinn, author of the Love and Sports series, for her list of Top 5 Football Hotties! About the upcoming ...

Louise Reynolds | Keeping Up Appearances

“I think housework is far more tiring and frightening than hunting is, no comparison, and yet after hunting we had eggs for tea and were made ...

Rosie Genova | Who Doesn’t Love a Wedding?

The title alone should tell you that Book #2 in the Italian Kitchen Mysteries, THE WEDDING SOUP MURDER, features a wedding. And that um, other ...

Annie Knox | Mystery Man

You’re sitting in a coffee shop, trying to write, when a man walks in alone. He orders a simple cup of Joe and takes a seat at a bistro table, ...

Q&A with Tom Kakonis, Author of TREASURE COAST

1. It’s been more than a decade since you’ve published your last novel. What was it like to get back in the game with TREASURE COAST? I ...

Frank Delaney | Pieces of Eight – Rules for Writing about Pirates

Frank Delaney, author of the faithful sequel, JIM HAWKINS & THE CURSE OF TREASURE ISLAND, outlines some do’s and don’ts for ...

Amy K. Sorrells | When Fiction Turns to Reality

“What was wrong with that man? Why didn’t he do something?” The women around the table raised their hands and slapped the table with ...

Kate Canterbary | Architects Do It Right

In chatting with friends and beta readers about The Walsh Series, I hear one question with tremendous frequency: why architects? I'll see ...

TALL, DARK AND PARANORMAL | The Top Ten of Paranormal Romance

Ten authors, ten hot and sexy alpha bad boys—all in one deliciously yummy TALL, DARK & PARANORMAL box set—10 full length novels, 825,000 ...

Sharon Struth | Location, Location, Location

Do you like road trips? This year, we drove 2,138 miles and passed through 11 states—all in one week! Not a relaxing vacation, but it was lots ...

Annie Seaton | An Exotic Journey

A couple of days ago I received an email asking me to write an article for a national newsletter about the exotic locales of my books and how I ...

Lindsay McKenna | Audible.com Buys Entire Wyoming Series to Put Into Audiobooks

Audible.com has just signed a contract with Lindsay McKenna to produce audiobooks on ALL of her Wyoming Series! Plus, a second contract to ...

Christi Caldwell | Always a Rogue, Forever Her Love

Check out this excerpt from Christi Caldwell's latest installment in her Scandalous Season series, ALWAYS A ROGUE, FOREVER HER LOVE! Jonathan ...

Amanda Berry | What’s in a Name?

I’m going to let you in on a secret. You may have noticed it. It may have escaped your attention when reading the back cover blurb or if you ...

Sara Jane Stone | A Look Behind the Scenes of CAUGHT IN THE ACT

Set in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, CAUGHT IN THE ACT, the second installment in my sexy contemporary romance series, takes place in the ...

Rebecca Donovan | Spotlight on WHAT IF

New adult readers will love the new novel by Rebecca Donovan, the USA Today and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Breathing ...

Cindi Madsen | Reunited Lovers

Reunited lovers stories happen to be some of my favorite romances. For several years, I’ve had the idea in my head for an aspiring country ...

Linda Wisdom | What Attracts Us To Romantic Suspense?

The best thing about reading is the variety of genres out there. There’s something for everyone. To me, that’s the fun part and my tablet ...

Belonging Blog Tour | Aleksandr Voinov’s COUNTERPUNCH

Welcome to the Belonging ’Verse re-release blog tour with Aleksandr Voinov and Rachel Haimowitz! We’re very excited to be bringing you ...

Exclusive First Look at CHARMING by Krystal Wade

Join us as we reveal the first chapter of Krystal Wade’s new edge-of-your-seat young adult thriller, CHARMING. Follow along and visit these ...

Susan Wittig Albert | The Darling Dahlias and the Texas Star

In my historical mystery, THE DARLING DAHLIAS AND THE TEXAS STAR, the real star of the show is Lily Dare, the Texas Star, “the fastest woman ...

Helen Lacey | A Starting Point

I was at my day job the other week and got talking to someone about dreams. And goals. He asked me what I did outside my day job and when I told ...

Jennifer Barnhart | Survival

The Walking Dead Season 5 premiers October 12, 2014, but that far off date hasn’t kept the world from buzzing and speculating on what’s in ...

K.B. Hoyle | Up Next: The Breeder Cycle Trilogy

I am really excited about what’s coming up next for me! After so many years writing fantasy, I needed a bit of a departure, and I’ve been ...

Becky Lower | The Duplicitous Debutante

Good afternoon, everyone. I’m so happy to be here with my first guest post for Fresh Fiction. My latest novel, THE DUPLICITOUS DEBUTANTE, ...

Callie Hutton | Historical Romance – Not Your Senior History Class

I recently joined a new group of historical romance authors. Our intention in forming the group was to raise awareness of historical romance ...

Lindsay McKenna | Course of Action: The Rescue

COURSE OF ACTION: THE RESCUE, continues Merline Lovelace and my own 3-book series with the release of Book 2 of 3. These are stories of six high ...

Victoria Roberts | My Highland Spy

Out of all the places in the world to travel, Belgium had never come to mind. Not for any particular reason, but I thought there were far more ...

Emma Elliot | Blurred Lines Between Friends and Foes

You know how to relate to people when you know where you stand with them, when you know of their agendas toward you and their attitudes, when ...

M.L. Buchman | An Alpha To the End

I’ve watched her shoot dozens of times. I still don’t know how she does it.” Bill blinked at that. He was amazed by the shot. But the ...

Stone Bastion | A Woman’s Guide to a Man’s Point of View

Men are Direct... There. You have the answer on how to understand the male point of view. Thank you for listening. Oh, you want further ...

Lauren Blakely | Men in Uniform

One of the immutable truths of romance fiction is this -- men in uniform are undeniably sexy. Doesn’t matter if the man is a soldier, a ...

Margaret Coel | Killing Custer and Night of the White Buffalo

Last year KILLING CUSTER came out and now is available in paperback.  This year’s novel, NIGHT OF THE WHITE BUFFALO, appears in early ...

Susan Wittig Albert | The Darling Dahlias and the Silver Dollar Bush

I love historical mysteries! As I look back over my list of favorites, I see that most of them are historicals that take me to a different time ...

Part 2: Forever Romance Menage a Trois Release Blitz | THE DINING CLUB

#FreakyFriday continues with this delicious excerpt from Marina Anderson's THE DINING CLUB, as part the Forever Romance Menage a Trois Release ...

Part 1: Forever Romance Menage a Trois Release Blitz | TEMPTING MR. PERFECT

Time to celebrate #FreakyFriday with the Forever Romance Menage a Trois Release Blitz! We have a special excerpt for you from Rebecca Rose's ...

Gina Holmes | Savory Settings

When I began writing novels, description was not an area of strength for me, and setting was just a place to plop my characters. Fast forward ...

Amanda Forester | In Search of a Winter Wedding

Sensible. Dependable. Reliable. These three words epitomize Miss Penelope Rose, confirmed spinster. Of course, these are fine attributes for a ...

Diane Alberts | Women Heroines Who Break the Mold

Hello! I’m Diane Alberts (but I also write as Jen McLaughlin), and I am so happy to be here today! I have a new book out with Entangled ...

Jenna Jaxon | A Hard Day’s Knight

My medieval novel, TIME ENOUGH TO LOVE, is the story of knights in the service of King Edward III of England. Knights are perhaps the iconic ...

Leigh Perry | A Tradition of Skeletons

Though Georgia Thackery, an English professor and single mother, is the actual protagonist of my Family Skeleton mystery series, it’s the ...

Grace Burrowes | Highland Hospitality

Anybody who reads Scottish history will come across mention of the Massacre at Glencoe, an incident involving the English government of William ...

Mary Kennedy | Seven Things You Really Need to Know About Dreams

I’ve been fascinated by dreams for as long as I can remember, and as a psychologist, I listen to dreams all day long!  My patients love to ...

Samantha Grace | Bring on the Bromance

Hi, everyone! I’m Samantha Grace, historical romance author of the series Rival Rogues. It’s great to be back at Fresh Fiction on release ...

Nuala Calvi | My Grandmother’s Secret Wartime Marriage

As a child growing up in England, I knew my grandmother's husband Patrick as 'grandpa'. But in the family albums I saw pictures of my mother and ...

Jennifer Barnhart | I Have a Dream: Voices for Equality

On August 28, 1963 Martin Luther King, Jr stood in front of over 250,000 thousand marchers and delivered the famous “I Have a Dream” speech. ...

Katie Porter | Young Love and Quirky Dates

I’m so excited to be able to talk about my newest book, OWN. Katsu and Evan are a really fun couple, mostly because of the sparks that fly ...

L.C. Chase | PULLING LEATHER Blog Tour

G’day everyone! Welcome to my PULLING LEATHER blog tour and a peek into the world of rodeo cowboys. (The official schedule can be found ...

Bec McMaster | Are You My Perfect Match?

Author: Bec McMaster Writes: The London Steampunk series, with my latest release FORGED BY DESIRE hitting shelves September 2nd, ...

Kathleen Bittner Roth | The Essence of a Tree

I grew up in Minnesota, which essentially means I grew up in the middle of a forest. Except for the evergreens, in the dead of winter we were ...