Category: What We’re XOing

11 Instagram Accounts In Need Of A Thorough Stalking

Instagram brought us everything from Black Tap’s insane milkshakes to Kayla Itsine’s impossible workouts. But most importantly the app has gifted us with a treasure trove of hot men doing hot things. So for your following pleasure, here are our top-eleven favorite eye-candy accounts. Swoon away, ladies! 11. @dappermen Research shows women are more attracted to […]

XOXO Takes On RWA

Excuse us while we’re still recovering from our RWA/RITA celebrations! We had so much fun with some of our romance writers down in Orlando, Florida at the Romance Writers of America annual conference. From the RITA awards (where we had 3 nominations!) to our Pocket signing, we had a great time learning, connecting, and interacting with fellow […]

Disney Princesses, Rap Battles, and Kresley Cole

We don’t know about you, but this week has absolutely flown by! But even on a week when things have been traveling a mile a minute, we’ve still found time to find a few things we’ve been XOing this week. We already love Disney princesses. But a Disney princess rap battle? We really love it! There are a […]

What Suits a Writer Best?

We’re stuck at our desks but dreaming of the beach, so naturally we were delighted to find this Flavorwire post featuring literary greats in their bathing suits! Can you guess who this bathing beauty is? . . . .   That’s glamorous Sylvia Plath!   Or this fine specimen of writerly manhood? . . . […]

We Love a Pretty Kaftan

Ahh, summertime – we’ve put away our heavy coats and tucked our rain boots under our beds, gone into our closets and slipped our sundresses front ‘n’ center. But there’s still a little something missing… That’s right, a trip to the beach on a scorching day in a breezy, flowing Kaftan. Okay, so maybe that’s not what you were […]

#FBF: Once Upon an XOXpert

When we find a book that we’re crazy in love with, our number one goal is to share that story with people who we know will appreciate it. In publishing, there are plenty of traditional ways to go about doing that: send a galley out for review, book an ad online, post a photo on […]

#FBF: And All That Swag

We all know the heart wants what it wants, and mine wants swag. I love a good branded giveaway, even if that means my husband complains constantly about the overflow of tote bags in our coat closet (but you never know when you are going to need one of THAT exact size and shape, right?). […]

Everyone needs Easter reads!

While the kiddies are occupied this Easter – hunting down colorful eggs and chomping on marshmallow bunnies – you can read up on “The Cool Pope” in THE PROMISE OF FRANCIS, now available in paperback! Have a hoppy holiday!

#FBF: How Ryan Gosling Turned into a Dragon

It’s #FlashbackFriday, and today we thought we’d share the story behind our Balls of Fire! You’ve probably noticed our “Balls of Fire” link at the top of our menu, and our heat meter rating next to every book we cover on the site. They say “where there’s smoke, there’s fire,” and where there’s fire, there’s got […]

Exclusive cover reveal from Chantal Fernando!

New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Chantal Fernando is thrilled to present the first two covers in her brand new Conflict of Interest Series about bad-boy lawyers who manage to stay just on the right side of the law! Book one in this series, BREACHING THE CONTRACT, is a classic office taboo romance with a sexy hero who’s […]

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