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Show Me Your Brain: The Overlap of Geeky and Kinky

  With the rise of geek culture with movies like The Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War, and Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, and this season’s AMAZING Game of Thrones penultimate episode (no spoilers, but WOW), it only makes sense that literature do the same! Elia Winters, author of the upcoming Slices of Pi series, stopped by XOXO After […]

5 Reasons Romeo & Juliet Isn’t a Romance

William Shakespeare is probably most famous for his love story, Romeo & Juliet, the story of a Montague and a Capulet who, despite both of their families hating each other, fall in love and die for one another. Sounds romantic, right? Well, resident author Sabrina Jeffries stopped by XOXO After Dark to give her thoughts on […]

Mariah Stewart’s Summer Countdown: The DRIFTWOOD POINT Author’s 5 Faves of the Season

As summer starts to heat up and people are coming out of their homes to soak up the sun, we found ourselves wondering what to do with all the glorious daylight. Thankfully, Mariah Stewart, author of the Chesapeake series, gave us a list of five of what she calls VIT (Very Important Things) to fill […]

Irresistible: An Excerpt from Kresley Cole’s SWEET RUIN

Could this exquisite female be a spy sent by the very Valkyrie Rune hunts? Rune knows he must not trust Josephine, yet he’s unable to turn her away. When Jo betrays the identity of the one man she will die to protect, she and Rune become locked in a treacherous battle of wills that pits […]

NOT TODAY–A Sneak Peek at the First Chapter of AMERICAN BABE!

Babe Walker thought she had done it all. After all, she’s survived the highly exclusive social hierarchies of Bel Air, traipsed around Europe in true white-girl fashion, and left her mark on several of the best rehab facilities in the United States. But now Babe is about to enter a terrifying new world: Middle America. […]

What I’m Reading: Jennifer Probst

As any voracious reader knows, there are so many books out there, it can be hard to choose just what to read next. So what could be better than a hand-picked recommendation from someone in the know? Every Wednesday the XOXOAD team likes to find out what some of its favorite authors are reading. To […]

Does This Pre-Teen Know the Secret to Publishing?

At XOXOAD, we’re always interested in how our authors balance their work and family lives, and today Molly Harper, author of the Half Moon Hollow series of paranormal romances, lifted the veil on her secret: use the kids! But when you have a kid as smart (and smart-alecky) as Molly’s daughter Darcy, that comes with […]

Party Like It’s 1919: The Food, Fashion and Songs of a Remarkable Year

For historical fiction author Juliette Fay, the year 1919 signified a momentous shift in the political climate and social culture of the United States. She explores the Prohibition Era, house parties, and the development and evolution of fashion here on XOXOAD. Juliette’s novel, The Tumbling Turner Sisters, is on sale June 14. There are slices of […]

Sara Rider Scores with For The Win!

We were so excited when debut contemporary romance author Sara Rider stopped by XOXOAD to share her inspirations for her first book in the Perfect Play series, FOR THE WIN, on sale now! Below Sara comments on her passion for pick-up soccer games, her love for cooking (the same recipe is making its way into the book!), […]

Sophie Jackson Casts Her Hollywood Dream Team!

Fanfic phenom and author of the Pound of Flesh series Sophie Jackson stopped by XOXOAD to share her Hollywood dream team! The latest installment in the series, Fate and Forever, became available this past Monday, so scroll to the bottom of the post to order your ebook today! And keep reading for some truly delicious […]

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