Category: Author Speak

The best sort of trouble is biker boy trouble

New York Times bestselling author Chantal Fernando’s next installment in her beloved Wind Dragon MC series is available now! We first met the stars of Chantal’s bestselling series in Dragon’s Lair, and now Sin and Faye are ready for more—and with these two, that means more passion, more action, and more of the best kind of trouble. So […]

5 Devilishly Scary Villains We Love to Hate

It’s almost Halloween, so we tapped one of our favorite horror writers, J. Lincoln Fenn, to talk about something scary. After all, the villain in her new book, DEAD SOULS, is the Devil himself, so she should know! She came through with a stellar list of movie baddies who go above and beyond…   It’s not unusual […]

What if Fairy Tales were real?

Author Ali Novak joins us today to let us in on a little secret: sometimes, dreams do come true.  Everyone loves a good fairy tale, and in the Once Upon Now collection, the Wattpad authors have come together to give some of our favorites a makeover.  Read more to find out how Ali came upon her […]

Fall Into Love scores with Sara Rider!

Contemporary romance author Sara Rider isn’t the only one who has a bucket list. And don’t say you’ve never made one—whether it’s written down or in your head, we all have adventures we want to experience during our lives. Taking a lesson from Lainey Lukas, the heroine in her laugh-out-loud sports romance FOR THE WIN, […]

FALL INTO LOVE with Melody Anne’s Fantasy Land!

New York Times bestselling author Melody Anne is back with another installment in her beloved Unexpected Heroes series! And she stopped by XOXOAD to chat about how the writing process went for this brand new novella. Don’t miss ONCE TAKEN, and four other full-length novels in our delightful new anthology, FALL INTO LOVE, on sale […]

Want the magic formula for romance? Click Here!

Author Lauren Layne knows a thing or two about writing the perfect romance (just look at her popular Wedding Belles series for proof!). Want to know the insiders’ trick to all romances? Read on to find out! Lauren’s next book, TO LOVE AND TO CHERISH, is now available from Pocket Books!  The romance genre gets […]

The 5 Most Romantic Things To Do In San Francisco

Pepper Harding is the author of the dreamy, charming love story, The Heart of Henry Quantum, about a man who sets out in search of the perfect Christmas gift and stumbles upon the woman who got away. After all, anything can happen in San Francisco!   It just so happens I live in the most romantic […]

Beyond Amelia–Lost Pilots and Found Stories

XOXOAD is pleased to welcome bestselling author Laurie Notaro to the blog! While many of you may be familiar with her narrative nonfiction, in Crossing the Horizon she plunges into history to write this soaring adventure of a rarely-told group–the daring aviatrices of the early 20th century. And as it turns out, it took almost as […]

And They Lived Happily Ever After

Today XOXO welcomes Julia Kelly, author of a sparkling new series of Regency romances! The Governess series begins with The Governess Was Wicked, and Book 2, The Governess Was Wanton, is available now–and you won’t have to wait long for number 3, The Governess Was Wild, coming next month. Here, Julia tells us about the inspiration for her second […]

Of Mice and Men–with Blood Magic!!

Editor Adam here . . . Each time I get to talk about Jeff Somer’s Ustari Cycle books, I get a big ol’ smile on my face. And with New York Comic Con kicking off this week, what better time than now? This is for two reasons—one, because Jeff is an amazing storyteller with a […]

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