Category: Excerpts

Happy Birthday, Elvis!

It’s Elvis Presley’s 82nd birthday, so why not celebrate it with a great read? In LAST RIDE TO GRACELAND by Kim Wright, blues musician Cory Ainswort discovers that her father just might have been the King of Rock n’Roll himself. On a road trip that retraces the exact route her mother took 37 years ago, Cory learns the […]

Excerpt time: Read the chilling beginning of Robards’ Darkness

An excerpt for your Friday! New York Times bestselling author Karen Robards continues her penchant for “fantastic storytelling” (RT Book Reviews) with this next heart-pumping romantic suspense novel, the tale of a brilliant ornithologist trapped on the remote Attu Island in Alaska, fighting for her life—and that of a handsome stranger—before they’re swallowed up in […]

There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays…

Especially when your ex-con father comes for a visit! In Tracy McMillan’s MULTIPLE LISTINGS, a real-estate guru who’s trying to build her life with her teenage son and her younger boyfriend gets the surprise of her life when her estranged father shows up on her doorstep… and plans to stay indefinitely. Funny, poignant, and full of heart, […]

‘Twas The Twilight Before Christmas

Christine Feehan’s classic romance brings the winter chill inside with her tale of a witch who accidentally releases a dark power into the world. When Kate Drake buys a historic mill in her small California town with the intention of turning it into a bookstore, a knocked-down wall reveals an ancient burial crypt and releases unspeakable evil. Although […]

Inauguration? Coronation! A Timely Excerpt from Christopher Andersen’s Game of Crowns

In this post, #1 New York Times bestselling author Christopher Andersen shares an excerpt from his “gasp-worthy” (Kirkus) book, Game of Crowns, that discusses what will happen on the day Charles takes the throne from Queen Elizabeth II. Don’t miss Game of Crowns and Chris’s other “riveting” (People) bestsellers, available in print and ebook now!  […]

Excerpt Alert! Look into the world of The Mirror Sisters

Take a peek at the startling new series from our favorite author of all things dark and forbidden: V.C. Andrews! The classic author who brought us Flowers in the Attic shocks us once more in this first installment in The Mirror Sisters series… We can’t put it down!  Alike in every way…with one dark exception. […]

Excerpt Alert! Discover the true meaning of Christmas a little early this year

New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe takes on the winter in the South in her new book A LOWCOUNTRY CHRISTMAS. With her signature style and grace, Mary Alice weaves an intricate tale of family, strength, and courage during the magical time of the Christmas season. Take a peek at the book synopsis and prologue of A LOWCOUNTRY […]

This excerpt is so hot it should be read BEHIND CLOSED DOORS!

Author Lisa Renee Jones stopped by the XOXO After Dark headquarters to share an excerpt of her newest stand-alone novel BEHIND CLOSED DOORS, on sale today from Pocket Star! Fans of her popular Inside Out Series and The Careless Whispers series are sure to love this book! Scroll down to read the excerpt and to […]

Highway to Hell: Feed your zombie obsession!

On the Highway to Hell… You’ve probably read your fair share of zombie stories. But this time it’s different. In a horrific and hilarious cross-country road trip (or rather, suicide mission), you must overcome obstacles of every kind to save zombified America from utter collapse. You’re inside your prison cell, waiting to be released. Your […]

We’re Crazy For This Roman Crazy Excerpt!

Roman Crazy by Alice Clayton and Nina Bocci is out on 9/13/16 and to celebrate, we’re sharing the first thirty pages! Read chapter exclusively on XOXO, Chapter 2 on Alice’s Facebook page and Chapter 3 on Nina’s Facebook page!     I WAS STARING AT A PENIS. I was staring at a penis, and yet I […]

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