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How to Hide a Body, ft. Laura Griffin

The ladies of the Darkcast welcome Laura Griffin to the podcast to discuss her newest Tracers novel, TOUCH OF RED! Now that she’s written so many amazing, well-researched romantic suspense novels, we figured Laura would be able to commit the perfect crime–but she swears she only uses her powers for good. We wrap up the […]


The ladies of the podcast welcomed Adrian Liang, head honcho at the Amazon Book Review blog (or Omnivoracious, as it was once known) to talk about her “Best of the Year” lists, her double history as a publishing pro and an author, and what she loves about romance! (We’ve listed a couple of her favorites […]

XOXO Recommends: Our Fall TBR Pile

XOXO After Dark has a bountiful harvest of romances and women’s fiction to read this fall! See which books we think are ripe for the picking, and tell us in the comments what you’re looking forward to reading.

Print vs. E: The Final Countdown

It’s an XOXO After Darkcast Quickie, and the ladies throw down over format. Which is better, print or e-book? One guess where each of our hosts falls on that spectrum! Enjoy your reads, however you get ’em, and remember…the best conversations happen after dark.    

Once + Green Card = Roomies

Watch as romance authors Christina Lauren chat about their new book ROOMIES which takes place on Broadway in New York City!  Not only is Calvin a super talented musician from Ireland, but he just so happens to be looking for a job on Broadway.  In swoops in our fearless Holland to save the day… actually […]

Quickies: Burn ALL The Bras!

Shopping for bras, that actually fit, can be very difficult. It can be double difficult when you yourself are in the double Ds (see what we did there?). The ladies do the heavy lifting for you in this podcast! Find out where the ladies find their best fit and pick up some tips and tricks […]

Halloween Treats for Your Book Bag!

We’ve got some tasty romances perfect for Halloween reading (or any time you want a little spookiness with your love story!). Don’t be scared…the only trick you face is deciding which one to read first!

Gettin’ Dirty with Lisi Harrison

The Darkcast ladies get dirty today…we’re talking about dirty books, of course! Abby, Kate and Lauren discuss the ways in which erotic books are empowering and how female storytelling can change the world. Plus, they reminisce about passing their favorite “dirty” books around the lunchroom when they were girls. Then they’re joined by New York […]

Colleen Hoover Joins the Darkcast!

We are SO excited to have Colleen Hoover on the latest episode of the podcast! Abby flew semi-solo on this one, talking with Colleen and her ace publicist, Ariele Fredman, in the studio. They talk about Colleen’s rise from her debut self-published novel to her current position as crossover superstar, get the scoop on her […]

Their Dad Wrote a Porno!

The ladies of the XOXO After Darkcast are so excited to have Jamie Morton and James Cooper, two of the creators of viral podcast sensation My Dad Wrote a Porno, in which they read aloud and critique the explicit erotic novel written by (you guessed it) Jamie’s dad. We discuss what they’ve learned about Dad (aka […]

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