Category: What We’re XOing

Welcome to XOXO After Dark!

Come on in, look around! We’re very pleased to be welcoming e-friends both old and new to our shiny new site, where we’ll be discussing all the latest in romance, urban fantasy and women’s fiction. And not just books–publishing news, popular culture, the latest Benedict Cumberbatch tumblr, whatever we’re interested in that might appeal to readers […]

This or That: Covers Edition

Allison Pang, author of A BRUSH OF DARKNESS and A SLIVER OF SHADOW recently blogged about covers over at Reading Between the Lines. She makes many excellent points, such as that publishers try to find a cover that will appeal to the widest audience, but two readers might react completely differently to the same cover. To […]

Books as Movies

So many of my favorite books are being adapted (or readapted) into films this year—The Hunger Games was great and the Catching Fire trailer are out, The Great Gatsby film is in theaters now, an Ender’s Game adaptation is coming soon, and even one of my favorite authors, Edgar Allen Poe, has shown up on the big screen […]

What’s Your Sizzling Holiday Read?

I cannot believe that tomorrow is already the first of December—how are the holidays already upon us? What I love most about this time of year is curling up indoors in a fuzzy blanket with a fantastic book and a hot mug of tea (or settling in by a warm fire for you lucky non-Manhattanites […]

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