Category: Talent

New Gems from the Vault at Rock-Bottom Prices!

We’ve mined a new crop of romance gems, and the only thing more sparkling than their prose is their price! You could scoop them all up for the cost of a Crackerjack ring, so what are you waiting for?

Excerpt time: Read the chilling beginning of Robards’ Darkness

An excerpt for your Friday! New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards continues her penchant for “fantastic storytelling” (RT Book Reviews) with this next heart-pumping romantic suspense novel, the tale of a brilliant ornithologist trapped on the remote Attu Island in Alaska, fighting for her life—and that of a handsome stranger—before they’re swallowed up in […]

Going Behind the Book with The Tumbling Turner Sisters Author Juliette Fay

Ever wonder about an author’s inspiration behind a certain book, how he or she landed on a particular character, time period, theme? In this piece author Juliette Fay discusses what inspired her to write The Tumbling Turner Sisters, a historical fiction novel following one family’s romp through the vaudeville circuit in the early twentieth century; […]

Six Shades of Marriage: 6 Suspenseful Novels About the Dark Side of Marriage

We’re excited to welcome bestselling author A.J. Banner to the blog today! Her new novel, THE TWILIGHT WIFE, is a twisty thriller about a woman who loses her memory, only to discover that her life may not be as idyllic as it seems. So when we asked her for a post, it’s no surprise that she’s giving […]

Pepper Harding’s Last-Minute Christmas (and Hanukah and Kwanza) Gift Advice!

Hi.  My character Henry Quantum, star of THE HEART OF HENRY QUANTUM, waited till the very last minute to buy his wife a Christmas gift – and all he could think of was perfume.  Now, he did come up with a good one, but he was aware it was a rather perfunctory gift.  Happily there […]

The True Reason for the Holiday Season, by Mary Alice Monroe

We’ve been pretty on the gift-giving part of the holidays, and of course, it’s a part we love. But today’s post reminds us of the real point of the season–peace and goodwill toward our fellow men and women. Read on to discover the inspiration behind Mary Alice Monroe’s A Lowcountry Christmas. This is a story I’d […]

Last Minute Gift Ideas from Mary Alice Monroe

You’ve made your list, and checked it twice–but wait! Your next-door neighbor shows up with a wrapped package…were you exchanging gifts this year? Never fear, because Mary Alice Monroe has some gorgeous Lowcountry gift suggestions that will be perfect for any stocking. And for more Christmas cheer, make sure you pick up a copy of […]

Don’t Deny It: You Want to Surrender to Lisa Renee Jones!

The heart-stopping, pulse-racing series that began with DENIAL and continued through DEMAND now culminates in SURRENDER! Ella enchanted… In DENIAL, Ella awakens, unaware of where she is–or who. With no memory of her past, she has to trust the darkly compelling man who claims to have found her unconscious in an alley. But as she follows him […]

There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays…

Especially when your ex-con father comes for a visit! In Tracy McMillan’s MULTIPLE LISTINGS, a real-estate guru who’s trying to build her life with her teenage son and her younger boyfriend gets the surprise of her life when her estranged father shows up on her doorstep… and plans to stay indefinitely. Funny, poignant, and full of heart, […]

‘Twas The Twilight Before Christmas

Christine Feehan’s classic romance brings the winter chill inside with her tale of a witch who accidentally releases a dark power into the world. When Kate Drake buys a historic mill in her small California town with the intention of turning it into a bookstore, a knocked-down wall reveals an ancient burial crypt and releases unspeakable evil. Although […]

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