Category: Author Speak

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 […]

Sugar, spice and everything yummy!

Whoever thinks the turkey is the star of Thanksgiving clearly has never had mulled wine or an amazing apple tart! Pocket Star author and resident foodie Rachel Goodman stopped by XOXOAD to share a couple of her favorite Thanksgiving recipes. Give us a moment, we’re all currently salivating and trying to hide our stomach growls… If you’re […]

Author Drop-In: Chantal Fernando

The Conflict of Interest series, which consists of Breaching the Contract, Seducing the Defendant, Approaching the Bench, and Leading the Witness, is my latest work to be released to the world. The series is about a law firm, Bentley & Channing, and the partners and team who work for them. The firm, owned by two […]

5 Best Royal Wedding Gowns of All Time

Teri Wilson here! My latest ebook exclusive for Pocket Star is ROYALLY WED and, as you might guess from the title, it features a luxurious royal wedding in London, England. I’m a major fashion fan, so to celebrate the release of ROYALLY WED, I thought it would be fun to list my 5 favorite royal […]

A Perfect Lowcountry Christmas

Several years ago, a chance meeting with a U.S. military veteran at a dolphin research center led to the creation of Mary Alice Monroe’s first holiday novel. After the release of A LOWCOUNTRY CHRISTMAS, one of her greatest hopes during her book tour came to life in the form of a very special shelter dog. […]

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys

You may love a good cowboy book boyfriend, but probably not as much as romantic thriller writer Winter Austin does. Read how her cowboy crush started and compare her list of favorite cowboys to your own! Plus her most recent book, Liar, Liar, is now on sale! (surprise, it star a sexy cowboy sheriff) From an early age, […]

4 TV Shows to Binge if You Love Scotland

Critically-acclaimed author Julia Kelly is back with a brand new historical romance series! Matchmaker Moira Sullivan works her magic for three Scottish society ladies who need a little help in the romance department—despite their protests that they know better. This charming first installment, THE LOOK OF LOVE, is on sale today, so make sure to […]

Who Says Lab Coats Aren’t Sexy?

  XOXO is pleased to welcome Micah Persell, author of Uncharted Waters, to the blog today! Micah’s heroine, Bethany Morgan, is a scientist who discovers the schematics to a world-changing recycling system that will help her realize her greatest dream: providing clean water to the world. To celebrate heroines like Bethany, we’ve asked Micah Persell to suggest […]

Three Top Secret Facts About Romance Writers

New York Times bestselling author Karen Hawkins is spilling her secrets! Well, hers, and other romance authors… Keep reading for an inside look at some habits that your favorite romance author might do while writing—we have a feeling a lot of you might relate! I’ve been writing for, oh, a while now, and during that […]

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