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Tara Sonin has a B.A. in Theater and English from Barnard College, Columbia University. She works in publishing as the Marketing Manager for Paper Lantern Lit, and her writing can also be found at Vulture, where she recaps The Vampire Diaries. When not reading or binge-watching her favorite TV shows, Tara can be most often be found in the gym or singing an eclectic variety of show tunes (sometimes both, simultaneously.) Under the name Taryn Scarlett, she is the author of a collection of erotic biblical retellings called SIN AND HONEY.

6 Haunting Time-Travel Romances

turn back time

6 Haunting Time-Travel Romances

The fantasy begins like this: out of nowhere, you are catapulted through time and space and end up in a world that is not your own. You have to rely on...

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Where to Start with Historical Romance Author Lisa Kleypas

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Where to Start with Historical Romance Author Lisa Kleypas

One of my favorite historical romance writers is Lisa Kleypas—and it’s a good thing, too, because she has so many books, I haven’t even read them...
Sweet Tomorrows Delivers a Sweet Ending to Debbie Macomber’s Rose Harbor Series

new beginnings

Sweet Tomorrows Delivers a Sweet Ending to Debbie Macomber’s Rose Harbor Series

A beloved heroine finally gets the happily ever after she deserves in the conclusion to Debbie Macomber’s Rose Harbor series, Sweet Tomorrows; a...
5 Favorite Romances in Which Opposites Attract

fire and ice

5 Favorite Romances in Which Opposites Attract

If you love the feisty romances in which opposites attract, have I got some recommendations for you! All of these novels are heavy on the romance, and...
Romance is Like Wine, it Gets Better With Age: 6 Sexy Older Heroes to Swoon For!

men of a certain age

Romance is Like Wine, it Gets Better With Age: 6 Sexy Older Heroes to Swoon For!

Everyone has a type, and if yours just happens to be a dashing older gentleman (who usually come fully equipped with flexed jaw muscles and handsome salt...
5 Sexy Novels to Unleash Your Wanderlust

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5 Sexy Novels to Unleash Your Wanderlust

The summer  is a time for travel—or travel envy, depending on whether your wallet can accommodate. If you can’t go ‘round the world in 80 days, here...
10 Favorites from Oprah’s Book Club

oprah's picks

10 Favorites from Oprah’s Book Club

Deciding which book is the “next big thing” is a tough job. Good thing we have Oprah to do the job for us! Her thought-provoking book club...

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7 Swoonworthy Beta Heroes

characters we'd bring home to meet our parents

7 Swoonworthy Beta Heroes

“A” is the first letter in the alphabet for a reason: the alpha hero is the strong, often stubborn, and very swoonworthy leading man…but...
The Truth Will Out in Liane Moriarty’s Gripping Truly Madly Guilty

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The Truth Will Out in Liane Moriarty’s Gripping Truly Madly Guilty

In Liane Moriarty’s latest page-turner, Truly Madly Guilty, a friendly barbecue explodes into a character study in friendship, obligation, mental...
5 Couples to Ship on Game of Thrones

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5 Couples to Ship on Game of Thrones

The sixth season of Game of Thrones may be over, but here are the five romances I’m still hoping will pay off come season seven. Note: some show and...
A Love Affair of Blood and Bourbon in Tiffany Reisz’s The Bourbon Thief

love and vengeance

A Love Affair of Blood and Bourbon in Tiffany Reisz’s The Bourbon Thief

In The Bourbon Thief, Tiffany Reisz spins a tale as old as time; an epic historical novel about the unraveling of a bourbon dynasty and the mysterious,...

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8 Romantic Movies Based on Novels to Add to Your Netflix-and-Chill Summer

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8 Romantic Movies Based on Novels to Add to Your Netflix-and-Chill Summer

If you’re in the mood for some Netflix and Chill during these steamy summer months, you’ll love this list of movies based on romance novels! Add a...

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