Pintip Dunn | Are Kisses in YA Fiction Swoony?

Kisses. Hot, steamy, sweet, funny, chaste. They come in a hundred different varieties, and I love reading about them all. Who doesn't? (Well, my ...

Dani Pettrey | HOPE

Happy Friday, friends! Is there any word more beautiful than Hope? Dictionary.com describes hope as: the feeling that what is ...

Meet Bethany Turner, author of THE SECRET LIFE OF SARAH HOLLENBECK

About Bethany Turner Bethany Turner is the director of administration for Rock Springs Church in Southwest Colorado. A former VP/operations ...

Tamara Gill | Let’s Go Conquer A Scot

Sounds pretty fun, doesn't it?? And as of September 25, my latest book TO CONQUER A SCOT is available to readers and lovers of time travel and ...

A Cake to make an Amish Widower Fall in Love (or any other man!)

Today is release day for THE AMISH CHRISTMAS CANDLE, a collection of three stories from three of your favorite Amish authors, Jennifer ...

Regina Kyle | You’ve Got To Have Friends

Admit it, you're humming the old Bette Midler song. You've got to have friends, the feeling's oh so strong. You've got to have friends, to make ...

Top 5 Dating Dealbreakers

RUNNING INTO LOVE is my newest romantic comedy which features an over the top alpha (Levi) and a sweet heroine (Fawn). Levi and Fawn literally ...

Exclusive Excerpt: HER LAST GOODBYE by Melinda Leigh

HER LAST GOODBYE by Melinda Leigh Morgan Dane #2 Young mother Chelsea Clark leaves the house for a girls' night out…and vanishes. Her family ...

Katee Robert | Finding story inspiration

Stories are funny things. Some start with a character. Some with a plot. In the case of ANIMAL ATTRACTION, one of my Hot in Hollywood novellas, ...

Mary Wine | My Favorite Scene from Highland Flame

My favorite scene…hummm….I think in HIGHLAND FLAME, I really enjoyed the moments right before Diocail and Jane get married. She tried to ...

Melody Carlson | Writing From My Favorite Era

I’ve always had a fascination with the 1940’s. Whether it’s related to glamorous fashion, big band music, fabulous films, or a generation ...

Interview with Anna Bradley, Author of ‘Lady Eleanor’s Seventh Suitor”

Anna Bradley debuted her new Sutherlands series with LADY ELEANOR’S SEVENTH SUITOR on September 5th. She stopped by Fresh Fiction to talk with ...

Exclusive Excerpt: Fool Me Once by Catherine Bybee

Exclusive Excerpt: Fool Me Once by Catherine Bybee “You’re American, right?” The married and engaged party of four was from Sicily. ...

Top 5 Skills Needed to Catch a Killer by Mary Burton

What can make you great can often be said to also be among your greatest flaws. And that is certainly true for many of those who dedicate their ...

DUKE OF DESIRE Long Excerpt – It’s a tease from Elizabeth Hoyt

DUKE OF DESIRE Long Excerpt Iris tasted of red wine—the red wine she must have drunk at dinner—and all the reasons he shouldn't do this ...

Mari Carr | On Writing MARCH WIND

There are several themes in MARCH WIND, things that have begun to come clearer to me as I’ve watched loved ones deal with serious health ...

Tiffany Truitt | What’s the Deal with First Loves?

We’ve all heard the old saying: You’ll always remember your first love. As I get a little older and wiser (I hope), I can’t help but ...

Spotlight on STORM GATHERING

STORM GATHERING by Rebecca Zanetti The Scorpious Syndrome #4 Even before surviving the Scorpius bacterium, Greyson Storm was a lone wolf ...

Win WHISPERS OF WARNING by Jessica Estevao

Ready for a new mystery? Check out WHISPERS OF WARNING WHISPERS OF WARNING by Jessica Estevao Change of Fortune Ruby Proulx’s new life ...

Margaret Coel | The Idea for WINTER’S CHILD

Where did the idea for WINTER'S CHILD come from? Without doubt, the most frequent question fielded by authors is what I call the “idea ...

Gail Ingis | White Space is the Write Space

  There is something that I am paying attention to as I work on The Unforgettable Miss Baldwin, the first book in The Baldwin Family ...

Ann H. Gabhart | Not by Accident

“No one comes here by accident.” (Frontier Nursing Service saying) I came across that saying while researching the Frontier Nursing ...

Five things that set the shifters from X-Ops apart from others in the paranormal romance world

The entire concept of the X-OPS series started around 2011, when the Navy SEALs were in the news seemingly every week. As I was coming up with ...

S.D. Grimm | Immerse Yourself in the Paranormal

Hello! I am so excited to be on Fresh Fiction for Supernatural day! I love all things supernatural from creepy, bump-in-the-night things (hence ...

Meg Kassel | How To Tell

In my debut book, BLACK BIRD OF THE GALLOWS, we meet Angie Dovage, high school senior with a talent for music and a crappy past. Her dream of ...

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It’s Raining Cats & Sofie Kelly

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing the author of A Magical Cat Mystery series, Sofie Kelly. Her latest mystery, A TALE OF TWO KITTIES, ...

THE FINAL SCORE sizzles, see why we think so!

Have you seen what our reviewers think about THE FINAL SCORE by Jaci Burton? If you're a sports fan, check it out! Helen William says "THE ...

What makes Jake and Miranda an iconic couple?

Answer: Oh, my goodness, there is so much to this question! By book #4 (THE LAST OUTLAW), these two have been together for 32 years, and boy, ...

Author Reader Match – Terri Osburn

Instead of trying to find your perfect match in a dating app, we bring you the "Reader Match" where we introduce you to authors as a reader you ...

Top Five Reasons Romance Books Are the Very Best

The Delicious Heroes. Whether grouchy or funny, tough or sweet, romance heroes are the swooniest. Since my heroes tend to lean toward the ...

Jane Ashford | Even the Regency Changes Over Time

The world of romance certainly has changed since LAST GENTLEMAN STANDING was first released. The genre has blossomed and grown in so many ways ...

Meet Laura Kaye before Readers & ‘ritas in November!

As part of our countdown to Readers & ‘ritas 2017, our Meet the Author interview series helps you get to know the authors joining us ...

Piper J. Drake’s Top Five Reasons to Love Co-Worker Romance

Falling for a co-worker is a bad idea. It has the potential to make work complicated, there’s conflict of interest, and things can get very ...

Author/Reader Match – Melissa Foster

Writes: Sinfully sexy contemporary romances with tons of humor and heart. My heroes, like Zane Walker, in my newest release, THE REAL THING, ...

Coconut Cupcakes from Mrs. Hudson’s Tea Room

After you’ve engaged in a shopping frenzy at the Sherlock Holmes Bookshop and Emporium, located at 222 Baker Street, West London, ...

The Top Five “Don’t” List During and After a Tornado

When the idea for my current book, DEAD IN THE WATER, came to me I knew I wouldn’t have to do much research. And I didn’t. In June 2015, an ...

Top 5 Reasons Reading Is Better with Chocolate

Eating dark chocolate improves your focus and concentration. We know how frustrating it is when your mind is wandering all over the place ...

Who is Melanie Jayne?

Hi Everybody, I’m Melanie Jayne. I write contemporary romance featuring characters over the age of thirty-five and many of my female ...

Lancaster County Farm

Shawn Smucker | A Journey of 11,000 days

It is late at night in 1985, and if you drive west from the small town of Gap, PA, on Newport Road, the fields are dark. After you go over the ...

GUESS WHAT I’M DOING by Kathy Lyons / Jade Lee

Well everyone, I’m doing something new this week. I’m in Mexico (in August) sweating because it’s about 90% humidity when it isn’t ...

Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss: September Books

Check out all the books in September's Fresh Fiction Box Not to Miss. Every box included SOMETHING LIKE HAPPY by Eva ...

Kathy Lyons | GUESS WHAT I’M DOING

Well everyone, I’m doing something new this week. I’m in Mexico (in August) sweating because it’s about 90% humidity when it isn’t ...

Isabelle Ronin | My Top 5 Favorite Movies

There are many things that inspire me, and one that’s close to my heart are movies. I love spending more than an hour or two getting lost in a ...

Get to know: TARA LEIGH

Writes: Steamy contemporary romance. Her debut BILLIONAIRE BOSSES series will launch 9/5/17 with PENTHOUSE PLAYER, the first of three standalone ...

Gail Ingis | Where Heroes and Heroines Fall In Love: Why Setting Is So Important

From Gail’s House Newsie News My new historical romance series called “The Baldwins of Manhattan”, is set in New York City in the late ...

Ready to go shopping? Check out Dani Pettrey’s BLIND SPOT pre-order Celebration!

Hi friends, I can’t believe it’s September already. The summer months just flew by! I hope you had a wonderful summer! Switching gears ...