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The Confidence to be a Writer

The Confidence to be a Writerby Guest Blogger

Hi, thank you Love Romance Passion for having me. I’m B.D Hawkey, author of Old Sins Long Shadows, which is an historical romance with grit. However, I would consider myself a reader of romance first and a rather fussy reader too as I have a list of pet peeves of things I dislike. I have […]

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How I Screwed Up My First Romance Novel

How I Screwed Up My First Romance Novelby Guest Blogger

Guest Blog by John Blumenthal, co-author of Passing Wind of Love Inspired by the gazillions of dollars people are making in the romance novel genre, I decided to write one with a friend, Barry Golson. Granted, the genre is dominated by women, but so what? How hard could it be? Besides, Barry and I weren’t […]

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Get into Bed with Pamela Sherwood (Author Interview)

Get into Bed with Pamela Sherwood (Author Interview)by Keira G

Keira: What do you feel is the most important aspect to a successful romance novel? Pamela Sherwood: The emotional connection between the hero and heroine! You have to feel that their minds and hearts are in sync, not just their bodies. Keira: How is Sophie, that heroine of A Song at Twilight, the toast of […]

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Review: Avalon Revisited by O.M. Grey

Review: Avalon Revisited by O.M. Greyby Sandra Scholes

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes Vampires in fiction can be from any time period, newly made; older than time itself, but Arthur Tudor is one of the older kind who has hidden his vampire existence from the public for many long years. While on an airship, he meets a vampire slayer to be just too good […]

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Review: One Good Earl Deserves a Lover (The Rules of Scoundrels, Book 2) by Sarah MacLean

Review: One Good Earl Deserves a Lover (The Rules of Scoundrels, Book 2) by Sarah MacLeanby Sandra Scholes

Reviewed by Sandra Scholes For Lady Philippa Marbury reading books and indulging in science is preferable to parading around at society balls in the latest fashionable gowns. She is intelligent and wise beyond her young years, and knows what she wants from a man, even though she is engaged to Lord Castleton. Philippa isn’t cut […]

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To Capture a Rake

To Capture a Rakeby Guest Blogger

Guest Blog by Lori Brighton, author of To Seduce an Earl What is a rake? Well, if you’re a gardener it’s a tool used to gather things like grass and leaves. But to the romance reader, a rake is something far, far more interesting. According to Wikipedia, “A rake, short for rakehell, is a historic […]

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Review: The Rake by Mary Jo Putney

Review: The Rake by Mary Jo Putneyby Keira G

Hero: Reginald Davenport is the disinherited rake turned poor relation wastrel to his cousin the Duke, which is why Reggie is thrown for a loop when his cousin gifts him his childhood home, the most prosperous property the new Duke owns. Strickland brings back many ghosts for Reggie, but he is not prepared to meet […]

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Review: The Paid Companion by Amanda Quick

Review: The Paid Companion by Amanda Quickby Keira G

Hero: Arthur Lancaster, Earl of St. Merryn, needs a fake fiance to distract the ton while he’s hunting a murderer. A real one is too much bother and prone to runaway. So how does one acquire a fake fiance without worrying about the silly chit wanting to actually get married? Arthur devises a great plan […]

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