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Tiffany Snow: All about the cliffie, love it or hate it

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 23:04

Tiffany Snow, author of In His Shadow (out today!), explores the payoffs of cliffhangers done right (and irritations of cliffies not done right).

        
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'Christmas' in Korea is a story of war and ego, not joy

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 18:17

The book tells the frigid, horrid tale of U.S. troops in Korea in 1950.

       
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Must-read romances: 'Love's Culture,' 'Still Beautiful,' 'The Christmas Princess'

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 12:22

HEA contributor Michelle Monkou recs reads by Angelia Vernon Menchan, Amy Patrick, Patricia McLinn and Barbara Joe Williams.

        
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James Patterson donating to independent bookstores

Mon, 12/15/2014 - 09:21

The author announced Monday that he has given $473,000 to 81 independent sellers.

        
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Must-read romance: 'Wicked' by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 23:02

HEA contributor Vilma Gonzalez recs Wicked by Jennifer L. Armentrout.

        
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5 fun ways to meet someone special this holiday season

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 23:02

Mary Billiter, author of A Man for All Seasons, shares some tips on how to expand your social calendar during the holidays.

        
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10 Christmas tales spread holiday cheer

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 07:05

Tales of romance, mystery, holiday family dysfunction and yes, Santa Claus.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 12/14/2014 - 05:06

A new book examines the controversial murder trial of Oscar Pistorius.

        
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Alice Munro proves her mastery of the story

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 13:02

'Family Furnishings' features the Nobel winner's work from the past two decades.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 12/13/2014 - 05:00

Spend your weekend curled up with a new mystery from Andrew Taylor or Alex Marwood.

        
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Must-see book trailers: 'How to Beguile a Duke,' 'Hot Holiday Treats'

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 23:16

HEA contributor Robin Covington recs trailers for new book by Ally Broadfield and the boxed set Hot Holiday Treats.

       
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Excerpt: 'Forever Mine' by Monica Burns

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 23:06

Monica Burns shares an excerpt from a favorite scene in her new release, Forever Mine.

        
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Must-read romances: 'Now That You're Here,' 'A King Undone,' 'Beautiful Curse'

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 23:05

HEA contributor Jessie Potts recs reads by Amy K. Nichols, Cooper Davis and Jen McConnel.

        
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Book Buzz: Pottermore fans to get 12 Christmas treats

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 14:33

It's a very Harry Potter Christmas!

        
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Romance Unlaced: Candice Hern and Isobel Carr on historical dress

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 12:46

HEA contributor Madeline Hunter talks with Candice Hern and Isobel Carr about historical objects and dress.

        
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Excerpt: 'Mr. Miracle' by Debbie Macomber

Thu, 12/11/2014 - 11:03

The always wonderful Debbie Macomber gifts us with another excerpt from her new holiday release, Mr. Miracle.

        
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J.K. Rowling's Galbraith books coming to TV

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:56

Both Robert Galbraith books were best sellers.

       
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Lena Dunham to change name of attacker in book

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 14:43

Lena Dunham's book will be altered to assign new fake name to man she says raped her.

       
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Mary Kennedy on married couples in romance and mystery fiction

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:18

Mary Kennedy, author of Nightmares Can Be Murder, explores why we love married couples in fiction.

        
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Author inspirations: 'Blade Runner,' military heroes, Scottish history

Tue, 12/09/2014 - 23:18

Shawntelle Madison, Wendy S. Marcus and Diana Cosby share their inspirations for their new releases.

        
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