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Rachel is a writer and semi-professional nerd. When she’s not typing down the words, you can find her obsessing over the latest pop culture phenomenon, imploring people to create their own websites, and reading every YA book she can get her hands on. Find her @rachpax.

4 Reasons to Give Paranormal Romance a Try

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4 Reasons to Give Paranormal Romance a Try

My love affair with paranormal romance began like most people’s—with Twilight. It was my first introduction to the world of vampires and werewolves,...
Choose Your Next Romance Novel Based on Your Favorite Dessert

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Choose Your Next Romance Novel Based on Your Favorite Dessert

A good romance novel is like a good dessert. It’s a treat you give yourself, and you don’t need anyone else to enjoy it. So why not choose your...
6 Holiday Romances We Love

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6 Holiday Romances We Love

Winter is a time of magic. The air feels crisp and cool; smells of cinnamon fill the air; and houses are covered with twinkling lights. For many, it’s...
5 Romance Covers We’d Like to Vacation In

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5 Romance Covers We’d Like to Vacation In

It’s summer, and I think we all know what that means: vacation. Preferably a long one—somewhere beautiful. Now I don’t know about the rest of you,...
Where to Start With Regency Romance

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Where to Start With Regency Romance

It can be hard to know where to begin when it comes to reading a new genre. Some people want to read the classics—the pillar books that define the...
5 Single Parent Romances that Will Warm Your Heart

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5 Single Parent Romances that Will Warm Your Heart

Depending on who hears it, the phrase single parent may cause any number of images to spring to mind: the frazzled mom who throws her energy into her...
Quiz: Which Happily Ever After is Right for You?

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Quiz: Which Happily Ever After is Right for You?

I think we can all agree that everyone wants to live Happily Ever After. The disagreement comes when you try to define what happily ever after means; one...
What Romance to Read Based on Your Favorite Sports

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What Romance to Read Based on Your Favorite Sports

If you love sports, the wonderful world of romance novels is here for you in a big, big way. No matter what sport is your jam, there’s a romance...
4 Reasons Everyone Should Read Four Weddings and a Sixpence

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4 Reasons Everyone Should Read Four Weddings and a Sixpence

I’m always a sucker for Regency romance—the social events, the witty dialogue, the clothes—so I already knew Four Weddings and a Sixpence: An...
15 More Amazingly Named Romance Novel Heroines

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15 More Amazingly Named Romance Novel Heroines

When you read a lot of romance (like I do), you inevitably start to come across the same name over and over again. Don’t get me wrong: I love a...
6 Romances that Break the Mold

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6 Romances that Break the Mold

Romances sometimes get a bad rap for being too formulaic and predictable. Just the other day at a dinner party, someone asked me what type of books I liked...
5 Historical Romances Too Sexy to Read in Public

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5 Historical Romances Too Sexy to Read in Public

There’s only a few more days left of summer, meaning there’s only a few more days in which my “it’s too hot to go outside”...

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