Maryann Jordan | Top 5 Favorite Novels

I have written and published 30 novels (with 2 more written and waiting to be published). Readers often ask authors to choose which is their ...

5 things I discovered while writing Keeping Up With the Cavendishes

Writing any book—let alone a series—is always adventure. Even for a die-hard plotter like myself, there are twists, turns and surprises in ...

Top 5 Christmas Traditions from Believe in My Heart

NEW RELEASE GIVEAWAY! Growing up in an Italian household meant lots of baking, shopping, gift wrapping, eating, and visiting of relatives the ...

Anna Del Mar | Easy, Bubbly, Sexy Sangria

In our home, the holidays are all about family, about coming together to celebrate our blessings and have fun. We're a global bunch and people ...

Katee Robert | Top 5 Fictional Families I Love

It's that time of year again—when families come together for various holiday celebrations and fill houses with laughter, bickering, and ...

Danielle Ellison | Five Reasons You Will Love Culler, SC

As a huge fan of Gilmore Girls, I always found myself wishing my life had a little bit of Stars Hollow in it. When I got the idea for THE ...

The setting is a

I use St. Petersburg, Florida, as the setting of the Webb's Glass Shop Mysteries. I've lived here for more than forty years now and am ...

Molly E. Lee | Top Five Friends-to-Lovers Couples in Movies

Who are the top five couples in movies that started off as friends? This legit is one of my FAVORITE questions :-) If you've done any light ...

Mary Lindsey | The Influence of Place

The earthy, gritty, dangerous atmosphere for HAVEN was inspired, in large part, by where it takes place. Once I'd decided it should be set in ...

Lydia Kang | Love in the Unlikeliest of Places—A Deserted Island

Can you imagine falling in love on a deserted island? Maybe there's a golden, sandy beach, peach-colored sunsets, margaritas, not a single grain ...

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Dani Pettrey | Vulnerable

I hope you had a good week. Unfortunately, I spent mine sick with a head cold, sinus infection and fun upper respiratory infection. But I was ...

BEING THANKFUL by Gail Ingis

There are some Thanksgivings my husband Tom and I travel to Phoenix, Arizona to visit our grandchildren in the west. This year our Marietta, GA ...

History and Inspiration for Runaway Romance

I've dreamed of one of my books becoming a movie, but I never really thought it would happen. Now RUNAWAY ROMANCE is available (in ebook and ...

Asa Akira | An excerpt from ASAROTICA

Excerpt from: THE CENTER BY ASA AKIRA He woke up before her, as he always did on Tuesdays. Thirty-two cracks in the ceiling, same as last ...

Love Makes the (Otherwise Pretty Screwed Up) World Go Round

The world can seem like a pretty dark place some days. Sometimes just checking your Twitter feed can leave you wanting to crawl back into bed ...

Top 5 Ways To Romance a Heroine While In Hiding by Liz Maverick

The Hudson Kings is a new series featuring a team of superhot mercenaries who live and work in an armory in Manhattan. The books are as much ...

Thanksgiving Escape

You know it's going to happen. You're going to need to escape. Because on Thursday afternoon, Uncle Bill will be deep in the eggnog—except he ...

Gail Ingis | A Daring Red Dress and a Dancing Queen

I love to get dressed up and go out on the town. Even, now at my age (I just turned 82 years young!) I love to go out with my husband Tom. Just ...

Meet R.C. Boldt

AUTHOR READER MATCH WRITES: contemporary romance, including romantic comedy and military romance ABOUT AUTHOR: RC Boldt lives on the ...

Vivien Jackson | A Primer on Autumn Celebration … in Texas

When I was a kid, my mother was paranoid. I mean, she's still paranoid—she's an expert in everyday items that will definitely kill me ...

Favorite Character to write in To Marry a Texas Outlaw? Why?

I really love all the characters in this conclusion of my Men of Legend series but I have to say my favorite is Josie Morgan. She's had a rough ...

Heather Van Fleet | Characters: The biggest ache in a writer’s side.

You can't control them. You can't guide them. They simply birth their way onto the pages, pulling you in so many directions that you wind up ...

Gail Ingis | Fancy A Cup Of Tea?

Many blue moons ago I had the great pleasure of having High Tea at the Helmsley Palace in New York City. Or so I thought! Much to my surprise, I ...

Heather Slade | Identical Twins have a Connection, but what is it?

"Are you really interested, or is it a show to get back at the ex-girlfriend?" Tucker asked his brother. "Her name is Irene. And yes, I'm ...

Loreth Anne White | A Writer’s Obsession and A Detective’s Obsession

In THE DROWNED GIRLS, Detective Angie Pallorino took down a serial killer permanently and, according to her superiors, with excessive force. ...

Ally Mathews | Top Five Reasons for Adults to Read Young Adult Romance

I saw a statistic somewhere recently that said 55% of young adult book readers are adults. I'm not surprised, because I'm an adult who loves to ...

Christine Warren talks sexy shifters

Christine Warren, author of HARD BREAKER, chatted with Fresh Fiction about her latest book, where she sees the series going, and whether or not ...

Elizabeth Heiter | Top 10 Mysteries and Thrillers Made into Movies

Always read the book before you see the movie. That’s my rule for any movie that’s been adapted from a novel, because 99% of the time, I ...

Dale Mayer | Returns to the SEALs of Honor

Peace of mind was required to get a good night's sleep. Feeling rough around the edges, Kai hopped into the shower just so she could wake up ...

Authors of CHRISTMAS IN A COWBOY’S ARMS wishes for the Holidays!

What do you wish for most this holiday season? Leigh Greenwood: I’m seventy-five so a year with no health issues would be ...

Here’s a Peek into the THE UNREAL BOYFRIEND

Excerpt “You okay?” Derek asked. She laughed to cover up her embarrassment. “See? This is exactly why I hate being in these inflatable ...

Exclusive Excerpt – The Billionaire’s Secrets by J.S. Scott

"Do you miss your music?" I knew I was treading in dangerous territory, but I wanted to know. "I can't play or sing," he answered huskily. "I ...

Melissa Eastlake | Retelling Rapunzel in the Contemporary World

My YA fantasy novel, THE UNCROSSING, is a retelling of Rapunzel, set in a mafia-like underworld of magic. Of course, retellings can cover a wide ...

Top Five Reasons Why NA Readers Will Love Saving It

I started out as a new adult romance writer, and have veered off into young adult romance lately. While I still love writing NA, I really do ...

Fall Back and Get Cozy

The week of Readers & ritas is always a busy one in North Texas. Games to prepare, baskets to put together, and the dreaded hunts through ...

Spotlight on Shana Galen

Shana Galen gives the background to THIRD SON'S A CHARM As an author, I get rejected more than you might think. Readers only see the published ...

Meet Mr. Rook

Interview with Mr. Rook on PAWN (Part Two, Mr. Rook’s Island Series) My name is Gracie Heart, reporter for Exotic Travels Magazine. And I ...

RELENTLESS is here!

The fifth novella in D. B. Reynolds's RT and EPIC award-winning Vampires in America series is here. Raphael, the most powerful vampire in North ...

Spotlight on Laura Griffin / TOUCH OF RED

A Note from Laura Griffin Touch of Red is here! I'm so excited about the reviews coming in for the book. "An engrossing story full of ...

Excerpt from TOTALLY HIS

Finn would have noticed her even if she hadn't been wearing hot-pink lingerie. And nothing else. He really would have. She was totally his ...

Mind Games – influencing your readers’ emotions

During a recent conversation with one of my beta readers after she read my latest book, THE MORAL COMPASS, she asked me a question that gave me ...

Spotlight on Eloisa James

“A reigning queen of romance.” - CBS Sunday Morning WILDE IN LOVE by Eloisa James Wildes of Lindow Castle #1 Lord Alaric Wilde, son ...