Category: Author Speak

Binge-worthy couples to swoon over

New York Times bestselling author Chantal Fernando took a break from writing this week to stop by and share her favorite legal Lotharios and attractive attorney duos. Check out the list below, and be sure to download your copy of Approaching the Bench today!   Chantal writes: Hey everyone! I can’t help but love couples who flex their […]

From Pauper to Princess in this new book

An orphaned girl discovers at her mom’s funeral that she has a wealthy, glamorous family she didn’t know about? You’ve already got our attention. But combine it with a fish-out-of-water story and the hint of even more family scandals bubbling to the surface, and we know what we’re reading this weekend! Here’s the description of this page-turning […]

Why are we so obsessed with Jane Austen?

XOXO knows that book lovers are movie lovers too. BY THE BOOK author Julia Sonneborn—whose novel is a modern retelling of Jane Austen’s PERSUASION—shares some of her favorite book-to-screen adaptations. Bonus: most of them feature brooding Brits who will make you weak at the knees. BY THE BOOK is out today! Last semester, when I […]

Follow the Taste of Temptation!

Critically-acclaimed author Julia Kelly is back with the second sizzling installment in her Matchmaker of Edinburgh series! Accomplished matchmaker Moira Sullivan knows that sometimes, the most unlikely pair can be the most entertaining. And when Caroline Burkett, the infamous Englishwoman who sued her fiancé for breaking their engagement, arrives in Scotland to escape scrutiny in […]

It’s “Chris”mas for everyone!

Christina Lauren’s books feature some of our very favorite steamy and dreamy guys. But this author is actually made up of two besties—Christina and Lauren—who write together and are total #squadgoals. So together, the two of them put together a hilarious and wonderful Chris-mas list  of the very hottest Chrises in the public eye right […]

Glamping – it could change your life!

Love to hate the outdoors? Tif Marcelo did too… that is until she discovered glamping (aka Glamour Camping). Like her characters in her final book in the Journey to the  Heart series, WEST COAST LOVE, she’s finally learned to embrace the outdoors (kind of). Read on for more! __________________________________________________________________________ I was never an outdoorsy kind of girl. […]

7 Perfect Presents for your own Lowcountry Christmas

Mary Alice Monroe is a New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty novels and children’s books. Her holiday book, A Lowcountry Christmas, is a perfect stocking stuffer for the reader in your family. ________________________________________________________________________________________ Christmas has always been my favorite holiday. The magic of Santa Claus and his reindeer remain alive and well […]

The Story behind AS YOU WERE, COWBOY

Heather Long, author of the Lone Star Leathernecks series, shares the story that inspired AS YOU WERE, COWBOY and its hunky hero, the sexy, brooding rancher Mateo Lopez. AS YOU WERE, COWBOY is out today! _____________________________________________________________________________ One morning in November 2013, I woke to tingling in my left hand and an aching joint at the […]

Female Sports Heroes Are Here To Stay

Kate Meader, USA Today bestselling author of SO OVER YOU, shares some of her favorite sports romances—and why she loves them so much. Let’s face it: most of the sports romances we read and love feature male athletes. Centered around professional team franchises, these stories cater to our appreciation of the built, honed male jock. […]

A Steamy Interview with TAKE DOWN’s Gabe and Megan

Tara Wyatt and Harper St. George, authors of the Bloody and Glory series, stopped by XOXOAD to talk about Take Down and share a sexy interview between the two main characters. Find out what Gabe and Megan’s first impressions of each other were below! Hey everyone! We’re so excited to be here on XOXO After Dark to talk about our […]

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