Erin McCarthy | Meet the Nashville Nights

“It’s a crazy town full of neon dreams…” From Crazy Town by Jason Aldean Have you ever gone to a new place and thought “why was I ...

Scarlett Cole | Say hello to a new bad boy rock star in JORDAN RECLAIMED

One of the things I love about series romance is the incredibly strong ties you can create between the lead characters. Sometimes it is as ...

Tara Wyatt | Why I think consent matters in romance

There are many things I love about romance novels. The brave, hunky heroes. The smart, capable heroines. The eclectic plots, settings, and ...

Elizabeth Harmon | That’s What I Like About You, Pt. 1

Conflict drives romance, but my favorite scenes to write (and read) are those that show the hero and heroine discovering why they’re perfect ...

Susan Furlong | Five Things I’ve Learned from Nancy Drew

Between third and sixth grade, I read every Nancy Drew book I could get my hands on. I followed Nancy through haunted mansions and inside ...

Guess what I did last year! – By Kathy Lyons / Jade Lee

OMG, it’s 2017! Where did the year go? Hmm, let me think. Politics (ugh). Family drama (mostly resolved now, thank God.) I lost weight, then ...

Barbara Crane | A Sense of Place

Until I wrote a historical novel set where I lived nearly all my life, I didn’t really know the place. My latest novel, WHEN WATER WAS ...

Chris Cannon, Why I Write About Dragons

Hello, my name is Chris Cannon. I’m a speech therapist by day, and an author who writes shape-shifting dragons by night. The Going Down In ...

Sheryl Nantus | Viva Las Vegas!

I remember the first time I visited Las Vegas – striding down the ramp and out into the terminal, eager to pick up my bags and head out for my ...

Julie Cross | Let’s Talk About Sex, Baby: Examining Sex in YA Literature

The room where it happens...keep it lit or fade to black? In her renowned 1975 novel, FOREVER, Judy Blume took teens Katherine and Michael ...

Five Reasons to Give the Villain Another Chance

It’s Unexpected What? The “bad girl” in book two is the heroine of book three? Are you serious? That late-to-work, ...

Fran Stewart | Am I in There Somewhere?

Like most authors, I get frequent questions about how much of myself is in my books, and I always have to think about how to answer. On the ...

Jamie Beck’s Heroine Shares Her Top 5 Favorite Romance Novels

Thank you so much for hosting me to talk about my recent release, UNEXPECTEDLY HERS. Fans of the Sterling Canyon series have already met Emma ...

Laura Spinella Author/Reader Match

Writes: Across genre! However, be assured there’s a love story in all Laura Spinella novels—hotter love stories in my L. J. Wilson ...

Something Sweet with Sandra Bretting

Missy Dubois is the definition of southern charm in the small town of Bleu Bayou, Louisiana. She’s got sass and spunk, with a style everyone ...

Suzi Jennings | Change: the challenges and the rewards

2016 was a year of changes in my life. We closed a business, moved house, and my first book, this one, was prepared for publication. All three ...

What enjoyments do I find in writing historical romance?

Many people use reading as a means to escape reality and step into another life; one filled with glamour, intrigue, and adventure. The genre ...

Getting the Shaft Fairy Tale Style

I love fairy tales. As you might have guessed since the books in my Bachelor Auction series are all loosely based on them. :-) But really, some ...

On Sale – 75% off HIS FANTASY BRIDE! One Week Only!

HIS FANTASY BRIDE, by Nina Croft is on sale! Only 99 cents (usual price $3.99) for one week only. I can’t marry you. You don’t love ...

Sex and Activism: How writing erotic novels pushes the sex-positive movement forward

Ever since I was younger, I wanted to be a writer. Never in a million years did I think that sex was what I’d be writing about and that in ...

Kari Lynn Dell | Tangled in Texas

Tangled in Texas in 6 words. The rodeo cowboy version of Rocky. Favorite thing to munch on while you write? I try not to snack while ...

Men at Work – 10 Romances that will Satisfy your Need for a Hot Man with Callused Hands

I’ve never been much for a billionaire hero. Partly because I don’t brush shoulders with many men from the top 1% and I’ve never seen the ...

Excerpt from RECKLESS HEARTS

Lia bounced on her toes, pride in her eyes as she grabbed hold of Travis’s wrist and held on tight. “Colly, meet Travis. Travis, ...

Sarah Hawthorne | Which Alpha-Hero are you spending your Valentine’s Day with?

Is he shirtless? A manipulative jerk? Or even an alpha-hole? Alphas come in all shapes and sizes and I enjoy pretty much all of them. For me, a ...

Liz Crowe | Time to get TAPPED

You can craft a novel about a second chance at love, a young/first love, a May-December love, an older man meets young virgin love, ...

Character Perspective: Meet Sandra Owen’s Newest Hero

The Gentry brothers, Alex, Court, and Nate, are undercover FBI agents. They own a biker bar, Aces & Eights, as a cover for covert ...

Miranda James | Writing the Series Sleuth

All my mystery novels have featured amateur detectives. The main reason for this is that I have always enjoyed mysteries with amateur sleuths, ...

Krista Davis | Can Your Dog Get You a Date?

A friend of mine once had a date show up with a pillowcase. It contained his snake. No kidding. If that had been me, the relationship would have ...

Erica Cameron | Romance, Sexuality, and Fantasy

There are endless choices to make when building a fantasy world. Landscape. Plants. Animals. Weather patterns. Clothes. Government. Religion. ...

IN THE BLEAK MIDWINTER—Alienor of Aquitaine

As frost immobilizes the ground and chill winds blow, I think of cold castles and harsh rulers—which brings to mind the medieval period, and ...

My Boyfriend is a Demigod—An exclusive interview with Belinda Loring

Interviewer: We here at True World Teen are delighted to welcome Belinda Loring. She’s here to fill us in on behind-the-scene gossip to recent ...

Author/Reader Match with Noelle Adams

Writes: I write sexy, trope-driven contemporary romance with realistic character development, humor, and emotion. My current release, A ...

Julie Hammerle, Enemies to Lovers – My Favorite Trope

The main characters in my new young adult romance, ANY BOY BUT YOU, hate each other in real life, but fall in love accidentally and anonymously ...

Linda Broday | Excerpt – TEXAS REDEMPTION

“Sit with me, Lil.” Brodie Yates’ order didn’t come with an alternative. Bittersweet memories rose from the ashes. She’d wished to ...

Ashe Barker | Blessed are the risk takers…

It’s a standing joke in my family that when luck was given out I was at the back of the queue. I never win anything, not raffles, not games of ...

Author Match: Kimberly Kincaid

Hi everyone! I write bold, sexy romance with just a dash of sweet, and I’m thrilled to be talking about my brand-new release, CROSSING HEARTS, ...

Top 5 Characteristics of a Body Shop Bad Boy

In ZERO TO SIXTY, bad boy mechanic Sam Hamilton is gruff, huge, and tattooed. He’s menacing even when not trying to be. So what makes him a ...

Samantha Chase | Top Five Top Concert Venues

As part of the band Shaughnessy, Matt Reed and the band have toured all over the world. Now that the band is on hiatus and relaxing, I imagine ...

Interview with heroine Marigold Bloom from Cindy Kirk’s BE MINE IN GOOD HOPE

BE MINE IN GOOD HOPE, book 3 in the Good Hope series, brings Marigold Bloom, the youngest of the four Bloom sisters, back to her home town. The ...

Review: NO CATS ALLOWED by Miranda James

"A clever murder mystery with plenty of southern charm" Charlie Harris and his cat Diesel are about fed up with the new head of the library. ...

Clover Tate | Inventing Rock Point

Being an author means making things up: what irritates a character or brings her joy; how a murder is carried out; and even something as basic ...

Kat Martin | Just the Right Match

Finding the right match for the hero and heroine is one of the toughest and most exciting parts of writing a novel. The hero of INTO THE ...

Special Book Launch Offer – LOST IN TIME! – Alyssa Richards

Ends February 8th! Special Book Launch Offer! Order LOST IN TIME (Book 3 in The Fine Art of Deception Series) before February 8th and you’ll ...

Meet Wendy Lee, author of THE ART OF CONFIDENCE

Liu Qingwu doesn’t set out to commit a crime. He only wants to sell a painting—something more substantial than the Impressionist knockoffs ...

Brenda Drake | A tour of the Mystik world in the Library Jumpers series

From as far back as I can remember, reading in my youth or reading books today, I’ve always loved stories about the supernatural and magical ...

SPOTLIGHT: MR. DANGEROUSLY SEXY by Stefanie London

Hello Fresh Fiction readers! I’m so excited to be bringing you more dangerously sexy bachelors. If you love a dash of suspense mixed in ...

SPOTLIGHT: Wicked Cowboy Charm by Carolyn Brown

WICKED COWBOY CHARM by Carolyn Brown Lucky Penny Ranch #4 ONE BLIZZARD, ONE BUNKHOUSE, AND A WHOLE LOTTA TROUBLE . . . Josie Dawson ...

Stacey Trombley | Summer Romance

One of my favorite things to read are summer romances! When we’re out of our comfort zone, in a beautiful (or even strange) new place and ...