The Tethered series

Heather L.L. FitzGerald | Top Five Reasons to Read Fantasy

I’ve seen your eyebrows quirk when I tell you I write fantasy. That little twitch of the brow is enough to alert me to your inner-realist. You ...

Arianna Hart | Who’s Your Freebie?

I have been happily married to the same man for almost 21 years (I was a child bride…no really…well, I acted like a child) and I love him ...

Eloisa James | FREE – first three chapters of WILDE IN LOVE

Eloisa's publisher is happily sharing the first three chapters of Wilde in Love! But it's only available for a limited time, until June 29. It's ...

Take a Peek at Samantha Chase’s Next Cover

It feels like yesterday that Samantha Chase released A SKY FULL OF STARS, but as we all know there is always another book on the horizon. Yes, ...

Annie Seaton | Taking readers to Exotic Locations

Who loves to travel and see new places? Even though I am a home body—I love nothing more than curling up on a cold afternoon in winter with a ...

Wine Swirl

Heather Slade | The Background on Wine

In my mid-twenties, I had a group of friends that got together every Friday night for wine tasting.  Sounds like a fairly mundane thing to do, ...

Bob Morely

Aussie Heroes and Heartthrobs

Coming to you from Down Under. The great southern land. The sunburnt country. The—actually, that’s plenty of that. Jess Anastasi here and ...

Summer Mysteries

Whether you like to sit on the porch with a hardback book in your hands, or with your Kindle or Nook on your lap, this week I’ve chosen four ...

British Books Roundtable…and Giveaway!

It’s a truth universally acknowledged that American readers have long been fascinated with stories featuring their British cousins. We ...

Vonna Harper | It’s a Secret!

Psst. If you ever run into her, don’t tell her that her old friend writes erotica. There’s probably zero chance the woman I’ll call C will ...

Beguiled Giveaway

Fresh Fiction has 10 reserved seats at an early screening of THE BEGUILED at the Angelika Film Centre / Mockingbird Station, Dallas on ...

Dani Pettrey | Life is a Collection of Moments

Happy Friday, friends! I’ve been struggling this week. I’m attempting and rather poorly to juggle health-issues, a book deadline, and ...

Juliette Cross | Why Fairytales?

“Fairy tales do not tell children the dragons exist. Children already know that dragons exist. Fairy tales tell children the dragons can be ...

Megan Ryder | Something borrowed, Someone New?

I’m so excited to be back here on the Fresh Fiction blog to chat about my newest release, the second book in the Lone Star Match series, ...

Celebrating 15 Years of Boas & Tiaras

Boas & Tiaras has come a long way since its humble (yet fabulous) beginning. What began in 2002 as a group of 6 readers enjoying tea in ...

Celebrating 15 Years of Boas & Tiaras

[caption id="attachment_14781" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Our authors from left to right: Julia London, Sasha Summers, Susan Sheehey, C.A. ...

Enterprising Women

For many historical fiction fans, one of the draws of the genre is watching woman of past confront challenges and restrictions to open up new ...

What is the ONE thing no Scotsman would ever be without?

We asked the authors of SAY YES TO THE SCOT to find out all the details. Check them out below and don't miss the party tonight on ...

In Search of Redemption

Redemption (noun): The action of saving or being saved from error or sin. We all make mistakes. It’s a human condition, part and parcel of ...

Ashlee Mallory | Casting call!

Chemistry. We know what that’s all about, right? We could be standing next to a guy (or a gal!) who would probably tick all the boxes off the ...

Anya Summers | My Favorite Beach Reads

Summer has roared into the Midwest bringing with it sultry temperatures, thunderstorms, block buster films (Wonder Woman!!), and a plethora of ...

What is it about a Shifter?

Hi everyone – I’m excited to be visiting Fresh Fiction again to chat about my upcoming release, NEW MOON. This is the 8th and final book ...

Kadie Scott | Nerdy Innuendos

Don’t you love a good double meaning? I’ve always been a sucker for puns. The cheesier the better. But add some hidden sexual connotation ...

Rachel Harris | Cover Inspiration

There are so many reasons to love reading, but one of my favorites is the element we bring to each book we devour by using our imaginations. ...

That Special Connection: Handler and Dog

We love our pets. We share our food, sofas, maybe even our beds. It’s a tight bond. But professional K-9 partners are on a different level. ...

Why I wrote I’M NOT IN THE BAND

As the author of over thirty romance novels, I’ve written a lot of heroes. Jocks, rockstars, lifeguards, popular guys, alpha males. But I’ve ...

Caitlyn Willows | What Makes a Hero?

I didn’t grow up wanting to be a writer, but I’ve always been a daydreamer. While the world churned on around me, I would be building ...

Dani Rose | Have you ever done a striptease?

I feel there’s a temptress in every woman that fantasizes of doing a striptease for her man. Do you dare to set that temptress free or does ...

Cozy Corner

Cozy Corner | Summer Treats

The summer months are full of new treats from fresh fruit at the local market to new flavors of ice cream, all of them mouth-wateringly ...

Elizabeth Heiter | Hero Material

What makes a compelling hero, someone who’s not just drool-worthy because of his killer smile and his bulging biceps, but a man who really ...

Lexxie Couper | I Dedicated a Romance Book to Stephen King? Really?

I became hooked on Stephen King when I was thirteen. I have no idea how I came to pick up his book, PET SEMETARY at that age (I remember the ...

Donna Michaels | Do you prefer a funny Dean? Or a brooding Dean?

Hi! I’m Donna Michaels and I’m excited to chat with you today about heroes. I like mine like I like my romances—hot and humorous. lol All ...

Kat Martin | My Perfect Day

People often ask what my writing day is like.  Since I’m a workaholic, most of my writing days are long and mentally tiring.  I thought it ...

Countdown to Boas & Tiaras: Get to Know Keynote Julie Ann Walker

Today’s Boas & Tiaras fun facts will help you get to know our keynote author Julie Ann Walker’s New York Times bestselling Black Knights ...

Vanessa Vale | Excerpt from CLAIM ME HARD

I looked down at my drink as I tried to figure out a nice way of phrasing my next question. “When you say they’re possessive…?” I ...

The Trouser Game by Genella DeGrey

THE TROUSER GAME is a brand new historical erotic romance by Genella DeGrey available from the 6th June from Totally Bound Publishing, Amazon ...

Adrienne Giordano | It all started with the Ninja Bitches…

“Where do you get your ideas from?” It’s one of the more common reader questions I receive. The truth is, it varies. The spark of an ...

Interview: Jenn McKinlay gets cozy and romantic in ABOUT A DOG

Miranda Owen: When you have two successful and entertaining cozy mystery series, what made you decide to write romance? Do you read romance? If ...

Isley Robson | Finding Inspiration in Neurodiversity

Hello, Fresh Fiction readers! I’m honored to join you to talk about the inspiration behind my debut novel, THE FIRST WORD. So far, I’m ...

ACFW Fiction Finder: June 2017 New Releases

June 2017 New Releases More in-depth descriptions of these books can be found on the ACFW Fiction Finder website. Contemporary ...

This and That: Getting to Know Tessa Afshar

I was born in the Middle East and lived there the first thirteen years of my life. The people of Iran, where I grew up, value family and friends ...

Why It’s Easy to Fall in Love With a Small Town

The first romance novel I remember reading is DARK PRINCE by Christine Feehan. Christine Feehan’s world of vampires, Carpathians, and magic ...

Countdown to Boas & Tiaras: 5 Things to Know About the Adolphus Hotel

Fresh Fiction’s annual Boas & Tiaras tea is all about making you feel like a book-loving queen, and there’s no better place for a royal ...