Category: What We’re XOing

Serving up Sebastian Maniscalco

At twenty-four, Sebastian Maniscalco moved to LA with only a suitcase and his minimum wage savings. At forty-four, he’s on the Forbes’ list of highest earning comedians, sells out arenas, and has starred in four hit comedy specials including Why Would You Do That? on Showtime. His book Stay Hungry tells the story of the twenty years in between and […]

Written in the stars

In the mood for an unusual love story with a space-age twist…one that doesn’t feature Porgs? Then check out Katie Khan’s trippy, swoony HOLD BACK THE STARS, now out in paperback! It’s the story of two people in love who have only 90 minutes to make a life-altering–or life-ending–decision. What would you do? Check out the […]

She’s a winner! #HBCN results

We put out the call, and you responded in droves. Hundreds of people registered for the Hot Books, Cold Nights writing contest with XOXO and Archway Publishing, and we’ve now selected our winner! We are delighted to congratulate Margay Leah Justice, author of STRIP ME, a sexy, sharp romance between two (gorgeous) men who fall for […]

Dating Myself This V Day

Valentine’s Day. Just hearing the words used to make me shudder. As someone who is single by default (although I am certainly not opposed if anyone would like to confess their love to me at this time), this used to be one of my least favorite days of the year. In high school, I used […]

New Year, No Judgment

Eat better. Spend less. Exercise more. The New Year can be filled with judgment, especially of oneself. But if you’re looking for a resolution that has absolutely nothing to do with losing weight or saving money, and everything to do with feeling better about yourself (and others!), look no further. Gabrielle Bernstein’s JUDGMENT DETOX offers a […]

2018 Is the Year to Get Sh*t Done

Determined to stick to your New Year’s resolutions this year? Erin Falconer, author of HOW TO GET SH*T DONE, has written the perfect book to help you accomplish all those resolutions you just set… by doing LESS. Read on for 7 easy tips and tricks to help you get started and make 2018 your best year yet. […]

Get your groove on

Whether you’re stuck in the kitchen preparing all the yummy food for dinner tonight or lounging around the house waiting to eat all the yummy food, we’ve got the perfect holiday play list that will get you in the Christmas spirit. Press play and dance the night away!

Get Your Romance Published!

  It’s NaNoWriMo…that’s National Novel-Writing Month, if you didn’t already know. And if you DID know, you’re probably working on a novel yourself–or at least have thought about doing so. Well, now’s your chance, because we are hosting a writing contest, in conjunction with Archway Publishing, and we want to publish a great romance novel! […]

Baby It’s Cold Out There

Ah, the holiday season. It’s a wonderfully magical time, especially if you’re in love! Sharing warm drinks, snuggling up by the fire, exchanging meaningful gifts; there are hundreds of ways to spend time with your significant other in celebration of the season. If, however, you find yourself single during the holidays, this time of year […]

Eat Your Words!

We all love to devour a good book, but sometimes we reallllllly devour them: in cake! Check out these amazing cakes inspired by beloved books and lovely libraries*. Which of them do you want to dig into first? We don’t know if we’d rather display these books or eat them.   This golden beauty might be too […]

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