Category: Interviews

Getting to know Chantal Fernando, author of CROSSROADS!

Though it’s bittersweet, the final installment in New York Times bestselling author Chantal Fernando’s Wind Dragon MC series is on sale next week! And while it’s hard to say goodbye to a world and to characters we love, Chantal makes it easier with the fun facts below. Pre-order CROSSROADS now! Describe your book in six words: […]

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My Sexy Poe – Guest Blog from Lynn Cullen

Lynn Cullen first made us swoon with her novel MRS. POE, in which she showed us the famous Father of the Detective Story in a new and romantic light. October is Poe Month, and today is the anniversary of his death, so we thought our readers would enjoy this repost…or should that be “Re-Poe-st”?   Close […]

Interview with #1 New York Times bestselling author Susan Mallery

XOXO is thrilled to welcome Susan Mallery to the blog today! Susan is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of novels about the relationships that define women’s lives—romance, friendship, family. With compassion and humor, Susan keenly observes how people think and feel, in stories that take readers on an emotional journey. Sometimes heartbreaking, often […]


Today XOXOAD welcomes Alexi Panos and Preston Smiles. Preston and Alexi are speakers, authors and transformational leaders and creators of The Bridge Method, an internationally acclaimed program helping hundreds of thousands of people create meaningful, joy-filled lives whatever their circumstances. And by the way? They’re engaged! We’ve had people who were married to their co-writers […]

Meet the New XOXperts: Part Two!

In February 2016, we welcomed a new group of XOXperts to our street team and we couldn’t be more excited about it! In week two of introductions, you’ll meet the next three outstanding bloggers that are part of our team! Don’t forget to check out their blogs for more fun stuff!    Jacqueline Russell (Jacqueline’s […]

Meet the New XOXperts!

In February 2016, we welcomed a new group of XOXperts to our street team and we couldn’t be more excited about it! Over the next three weeks, you’ll get the chance to read about our new members as we officially initiate them into the program. Don’t forget to check out their blogs for more fun stuff!  Kristin […]

4 Tips to Writing a Memoir

Now is the time to sit down and start writing that memoir.  Luckily KC Baker, co-writer of Teresa Giudice’s memoir Turning The Tables is here to give you some tips!   So You Want to Write a Memoir? At least once a month, someone tells me they have a great story they want to write. The story […]

Romance Writer Beverly Jenkins Chats with XOXO After Dark!

XOXO After Dark recently had the pleasure of chatting with beloved and bestselling romance author Beverly Jenkins to talk about her love of Western romances, her experiences with issues with diversity in the publishing world, and more! Her latest novel, FORBIDDEN, is now available from HarperCollins Publishers! How did you first begin writing romance? I sort of […]

A Cozy Novel and a Cabernet: Books and Wine with Shayla Black and Lexi Blake

New York Times bestselling co-writers of the very sexy Perfect Gentleman series Shayla Black and Lexi Blake are big fans of wine, and they often mention in interviews that they have brainstormed some of their best ideas together over wine. Given that books and wine happen to be two of our favorite things, we at […]

We asked. Bloggers answered. You heard it here first…

On our podcast, the XOXO After Darkcast, we ask all our guests to answer a few “True Confessions” questions…so for #XOXOConnects, we thought we’d put them to some of our favorite bloggers! Jen – Last book you read? I, by Alice Clayton.. Hilarious, gorgeous rugged farmboy, sexy.. what more could we want in […]

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