Category: Author Speak

7 things you should avoid doing if visited by a handsome immortal stranger

When it comes to immortals, debut author Colin Gigl knows what he’s talking about. Trust us when we say that this is some free advice that you really shouldn’t pass up! And if you think you’re ready to test the field, go check out THE FERRYMAN INSTITUTE, out now, especially if you like a bit […]

Why Animal Rescue is the Best Place to Get Your New Best Friend

In this post, veteran mystery author Chrystle Fiedler discusses a “pet” issue of hers, one that plays an important role in all her great mysteries. Don’t miss her latest, Dandelion Dead, available now in print and ebook! All of the books in my natural remedies mystery series focus on animal rescue. In Dandelion Dead, the […]

Reunited and It Feels So Good!

In Kate Meader’s latest sizzling installment in the Hot in Chicago series, SPARKING THE FIRE, out Tuesday from Pocket Books, brooding Wyatt gets a second chance at lust (and maybe even love) with a woman from his past. Kate joins us on the blog today to talk second chance romances and why we just can’t […]

But… you don’t have those parts! Writing male/male romance as a woman

Slices of Pi series author Elia Winters stops by to tell us what it was like to write male/male romance in the trilogy’s final book SINGLE PLAYER, out on September 26th from Pocket Star! Before jumping into this juicy story, be sure to read the first two books in the series: EVEN ODDS and TIED SCORE! Warning, the […]

Christina Lauren’s “Beautiful” Farewell

We are Christina Lauren’s #1 fans here at XOXOAD, ever since BEAUTIFUL BASTARD was just a glimmer in their eyes. Ten books later, we’re about to read the final book in the series,  BEAUTIFUL, and like all their fans, we’re having a tough time saying goodbye. But this love letter to their editor proves that letting go […]

It’s the Future, Baby

Larissa Ione, one of the co-authors of BLOOD RED KISS, shares with us how her visions of the future influences her writing! BLOOD RED KISS hits bookstores everywhere on September 20th!  I love history, and if I could time travel to the past, I’d jump at the opportunity. But my love of history is sort […]

Anna Todd’s New Love…Landon!

Today we welcome Anna Todd to the blog to tell us about the genesis of her brand-new series, a spinoff from the international phenomenon AFTER. If you’ve been following Tessa and Hardin’s adventures, then you’ve probably been rooting for Landon to find his own happily-ever-after as much as we were! Read on for the story […]

Lisa Renee Jones is back with BEHIND CLOSED DOORS!

New York Times bestselling author Lisa Renee Jones is back! And this time, it’s with a brand new gripping and provocative novel that ties into her bestselling Careless Whispers and Inside Out series. You can enjoy Behind Closed Doors as a standalone, but fans of the Careless Whispers and Inside Out series will get an […]

Which leading man would you rather…?

Pocket Star historical romance author Julia Kelly has blessed us with the beautiful people she’s casting in her brand new Governess series! Keep reading to find out if you have a favorite hero… I know I do. And don’t miss all three installments in the series–pre-order The Governess was Wicked now!   I have a confession […]

Proof that Hockey Players Make the Sexiest Heroes

XOXOAD is delighted to welcome author Sarina Bowen to the blog today! Sarina is the author of the Brooklyn Bruisers series of hockey romances, starting with ROOKIE MOVE, which is now on sale. She’s one of the many women who have discovered the joys of hockey–and hockey players–and she’s here to convince you, too! For […]

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