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Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

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Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Twin Peaks’ Return

The long dreamed-of return of Twin Peaks is happening, and we haven’t stopped eating celebratory pie and coffee since David Lynch gave word. While...

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You’ll Fall in Love With Lisa Kleypas’ Devil in Spring

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You’ll Fall in Love With Lisa Kleypas’ Devil in Spring

Lisa Kleypas is back with another masterful romance full of intrigue, tension, and true love that conquers all. Devil in Spring is the third book in...
The Book Nerd’s Guide to Picking Your Next Read

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The Book Nerd’s Guide to Picking Your Next Read

Welcome to the Book Nerd’s Guide to Life! Every other week, we convene in this safe place to discuss the unique challenges of life for people whose...
10 Seemingly Unrelated Books that Complement Each Other Perfectly

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10 Seemingly Unrelated Books that Complement Each Other Perfectly

The literary world can like an infinite sea of ideas: walk into a bookstore and the thousands of titles on display—which are only the tip of the...
Romance Roundup: Veteran Heroines, Carpathian Chaos, and Montana Men

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Romance Roundup: Veteran Heroines, Carpathian Chaos, and Montana Men

This week’s Romance Roundup includes a woman who gets a well-deserved tropical vacation, an army veteran heroine who needs lots of hugs, and a guy who is...
Our Favorite Romantic Comedies: A Guest Post from Sex Says Authors Max Monroe

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Our Favorite Romantic Comedies: A Guest Post from Sex Says Authors Max Monroe

William Shakespeare was the original craftsman of the Romantic Comedy genre. It might not be a scientific or mathematical fact, but in our minds it is...

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The 6 Most Deceptive Marriages in Fiction

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The 6 Most Deceptive Marriages in Fiction

It’s all too easy to look at someone else’s love from the outside and think it looks perfect—after all, in the age of social media,...
10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Ian Fleming’s James Bond

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10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Ian Fleming’s James Bond

Few literary characters are as famous as James Bond—but much of what we think we know about the character stems from the film adaptations, not the...
Nora Roberts’ Dark Witch Features Adventure, Family, and Smoldering Romance

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Nora Roberts’ Dark Witch Features Adventure, Family, and Smoldering Romance

Romance readers who have always dreamed of abandoning everything in order to move to a new country and have adventures will have a serious case of envy...
5 Amazing Things I Learned About English Literature While Writing English Literature 101

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5 Amazing Things I Learned About English Literature While Writing English Literature 101

I recently published a book called English Lit 101: A Crash Course in English Literature. “Crash course” is a pretty apt term, because...
Romance Roundup: Lady Bodyguards, Country Music Stars, and Missing Puppies

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Romance Roundup: Lady Bodyguards, Country Music Stars, and Missing Puppies

This week’s Romance Roundup includes a man who wants to get his life on track, a woman hired to be a bodyguard to country music’s hottest star, and a...

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5 Unexpectedly Romantic Novels

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5 Unexpectedly Romantic Novels

Yes, I’m fully aware that there’s an entire genre of fiction called “Romance,” and that it is quite popular. These are the novels...

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