Category: Sweepstakes

Halloween Treats w/Matthew Quinn Martin

Today for XOXO After Dark’s Halloween week, we welcome author and screenwriter Matthew Quinn Martin, whose horror novel NIGHTLIFE is now available from Pocket Star (and currently on sale for a mere $1.99!). We asked Matthew for a guest post on what Halloween means to him, and what we got surprised us. Be sure to […]

Contest! And time for a taste test!

Michelle Diener, author of Banquet of Lies, has always had a passion for reading and writing. But that’s not all she’s passionate about! Check out her guest post below to see what other hobbies Michelle enjoys! ___________ I love to bake. Like, really love it. And I hope that leaps off the page in my upcoming […]

Update: Sweepstakes Closed: Bestselling author Colleen Hoover tells us how she got started

We’re always telling you about great books here at XOXOAD, but we thought we’d try something different for a change and let Colleen Hoover tell you all about herself. Her new book, LOSING HOPE, is out now from Atria Books. Watch the video to hear all about how she got her start writing. At 33 […]

Sweepstakes! You Don’t Need to be Vegan to be a Skinny Bitch!

Like Zach in Skinny Bitch in Love, I very much consider myself a carnivore. I brag that I eat anything and everything, except somehow turned my nose up at food that could be termed as “vegan.” Well, man, was I wrong. After trying some treats that Kim Barnouin sent over to the office, I was pleasantly […]

SWEEPSTAKES! Fall in Love with XOXO After Dark

Raise your hand if you’re excited it’s fall! (I know you can’t see me, but I’m basically jumping up and down in my office with both arms up.) I know there are some of you who are rolling your eyes at me, whining that it gets too cold and you still want to wear your […]

Sweepstakes! Say ‘I do’ with Jennifer Probst!

To kick off this sweeps, let me show you a little something that my family has heard me recite countless times. Not kidding–anyone who we remotely know and gets engaged–this is the first thing that comes out of my mouth. Princess Bride Wedding Scene on YouTube Hope you smiled a little bit at that. Giggles […]

Philippa Gregory Giveway!

We’re closing out XOXOAD’s historical fiction week by giving away copies of New York Times bestselling author Philippa Gregory’s THE RED QUEEN, THE WHITE QUEEN, and THE WHITE PRINCESS, which tell the story of one of the most turbulent periods in English history through the perspective of three different, yet equally relentless women – Elizabeth Woodville, […]

Contest! Whistling Past the Graveyard by Susan Crandall

In Susan Crandall’s Whistling Past the Graveyard we take an adventure with Starla, a fiesty nine-year-old girl who runs away from her strict grandmother’s home in 1963 down in Mississippi. Starla’s ultimate goal is to get herself to Nashville, to see her momma who is a famous singer. But seeing as how she’s nine, Starla’s […]

Karen Hawkins on BEAUTY & THE BEAST

Many people think Beauty and the Beast is about sacrifice, but to me, it’s more about compromise between two opposites, both in looks, and in temperament. When you think about it, most romances are about opposites … Romeo and Juliet were from opposing houses, Scarlett and Rhett were from opposing sides of a war, and […]

Contest! REAL by Katy Evans

In the first installment of bestselling indie author Katy Evans’ searing New Adult series REAL, Brooke Dumas has reinvented herself after a shattered Olympic dream and is now a sports rehab specialist. But when she meets Remington “Riptide Tate–a famous underground fighter who has danger written all over him–she discovers he has the power to bring […]

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