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Balancing a new relationship with the growing demands of financial success.


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Will they have a second chance at love? A new romantic comedy series, The Sweet Spot


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What does it take to win the heart of a duke?


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A gripping, emotional tale about real life magic that touches us all during the holiday season


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Welcomes to Haven Point, a small town full of big surprises that are both merry and bright


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When he begins the mating dance, her first instinct is to run.



Touching stories for the shorter days of November


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Sheila Roberts | Plenty of Holiday Spirit for Me

I remember last Christmas asking myself, “What would happen if Santa ever lost his holiday spirit?” Hopefully, Christmas is about more than the jolly, old guy in the red suit Read More...

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Susan Meier | Chasing the Runaway Bride

Happy Thanksgiving! We always think of heroes and heroines in romance novels as being lucky, but most have to go through some trials before they reach their happily ever after Read More...

Author News

Peggy Webb's Risky Brides Box Set is Coming Soon!

New this month from Peggy Webb is a team effort with 8 other authors, Read More...

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Wendy Sparrow | Where Heroes Come From

One of the most common questions asked of writers is where our ideas come from, but far less frequently asked is where our characters come from. I remember reading that Read More...

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Randi Cooley Wilson | Why I Write New Adult

If you stop to think about your life’s story, as a whole, you’ll discover each layer is composed of many chapters filled with mystery, romance, relationships, and outcomes Read More...

News and Announcements

Shadow Crossing has launched!

Shadow Crossing is now available! She’s an ex-smuggler who stumbles into an insidious interstellar cover-up. He’s a super-sexy, enigmatic android—or is he? Hidden identities Read More...

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C.D. Reiss | RUIN's Release Day

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Fresh Cover Reveal | MY HIGHLAND LOVER by Maeve Greyson

Fresh Fiction is thrilled to showcase the steamy cover for the upcoming time travel romance MY HIGHLAND LOVER, which was Read More...

Cozy Corner

A Cozy Feast for the Season

It’s that time of year when all the holiday meals, goodies and treats surround us with the aromas and tastes to kill for… at least in fiction. Hopefully in Read More...

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Kirkus Starred Review

Kirkus gave IN YOUR DREAMS a starred review. The book has been nominated for the prestigious Kirkus Prize of $50,000. This is Higgins's fifth starred review and fourth Read More...

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Fresh Fiction Local Recap | Seventh Annual Readers & 'Ritas Conference was a Smashing Success

Fresh Fiction staff would like to extend a big thank-you to everyone who came out for this year's Read More...

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Jillian Neal | Who Doesn’t Love... Love?

I’m so thrilled to be here blogging with Fresh Fiction this morning! Thank you for having (reading) me. At the ripe old age of 13, one sunny day, my Read More...

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Top 10 with Jennifer Zane | Favorite Places... So Far!

Here's a list of my top ten favorite places to visit. These are spots that I've been to and LOVE, not bucket list destinations (that's a different Read More...

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Sonya Weiss | Writing Influences

Someone asked me if I could do any other profession except write, what it would be. I would have become a veterinarian. I’ve always loved animals. I think I Read More...

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Cari Quinn | Why I Love Bad Boys

I’m so excited to be here at Fresh Fiction today, especially since I’m here to talk about one of my favorite topics: bad boys! My latest release, Read More...

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Exclusive Excerpt: THE LAWS OF SEDUCTION by Gwen Jones

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Molly MacRae | Looking for and Finding the Real Blue Plum

I love it when readers tell me their bags are packed and they’re ready to move to Blue Plum, Tennessee. “When are you leaving?” I ask. “I’ll go Read More...

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Sarah Varland | Writing TUNDRA THREAT

Every author’s writing process is different, and every story is different even for a particular author, at least that’s true with me. My latest release, Read More...

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Donna Alward | Going Vintage for TREASURE ON LILAC LANE

It all started with a side room in a little shop in Mahone Bay, NS. We had a family day out and were browsing around and there they were…racks Read More...

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Dyann Love Barr | Recipe for Love

You are what you eat, or so the saying goes. As a retired personal chef, I know this all too well. It’s amazing how picky some people can be Read More...

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Lynn Cahoon | Happy Holidays from South Cove

IF THE SHOE KILLS is set in the days just before Thanksgiving. Like Jill Gardner, my amateur sleuth Read More...

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Cover Reveal | Amber L. Johnson's MAYBE

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Linsey Hall | Bad-Ass Cats

I grew up in a household where we rescued stray and feral cats. It was our family bonding activity (I’ll never say we aren’t a little weird). We Read More...

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Amber Lin and Shari Slade | One Kiss with a Rock Star

Thank you so much to Fresh Fiction for having us! We’re Amber Lin and Read More...

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Victoria Vane | A Different Kind of Cowboy

A recent reviewer said it best when she described SLOW HAND as not your “typical” western romance. “Vane entwined the Read More...

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Tina Gabrielle | The Sex-Appeal of Spies

Hello to everyone at Fresh Fiction! I’m so excited to be here on the launch date of A Read More...

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Kelly Long | Why THE AMISH BRIDE OF ICE MOUNTAIN Is So Hot

1. I devised one of the best heroes I could conceive to fit the story…(Forget that he’s modeled after Chris Pine) Looks are important, yes, but Jude Lyons Read More...

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Michele Callahan | Favorite Questions

Do you ever feel like the whole world is in on the secrets of life, and no one bothered to tell you? Have you ever read a great book, or Read More...

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Jenn McKinlay | Library Lover's Mysteries

One of the many things I enjoy about writing the Library Lover’s Mysteries is that I get to flex my librarian research muscles. As I devised the Read More...

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Renee Carlino | Laugh, Cry, Repeat

I rarely write blog posts, partly because I spend so much of my time writing my books and well . . . I have to have a life. My life looks something like Read More...

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Hildie McQueen | Heroes and Their Dogs

"My dog senses when my anxiety is high and gently nudges me when I'm about to have a flashback. He brings me back every time." Iraq Veteran suffering Read More...

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Jus Accardo | Why Being a Writer is the Perfect Occupation For Me

I've been writing for a while now, and over the years I've gotten a lot of inquiries as to why I do what I do. What my motivations Read More...

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Amanda McIntyre's RUSTLER'S HEART Nominated for Readers' Choice Award

Fresh Fiction author Amanda McIntyre's best selling contemporary western romance has been nominated for Best Romance for Read More...

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Kris Thompson | On Writing Suspense

BLACK ROSE is a romance/thriller/crime novel. This is a very hard genre to write in Read More...

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Jessica Scott | On Long-Term Relationships

My parents split up when I was in middle school. I suppose I might have handled it better but even now, looking back, I can’t say why they weren Read More...

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Diane Vallere | Suede to Rest

I have fond memories of playing in fabric stores when I was young. My mom is an excellent seamstress, and often took my sister and me on trips to Levine Read More...

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JoAnna Carl | My Life with Chocolate

My mother used to say that when I was two or three I would come to her and ask for “choc.” Choc was what I called chocolate milk. Mother was Read More...

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Mary Jane Hathaway | The Hidden Joy of Traditional Cooking

I used to have a crock pot before my little family grew to one of eight, including four hungry boys. Some days I really miss being able to throw food Read More...

Young Adult Musings

Celebrating Cultural Diversity in Young Adult Literature

El Día de los Muertos, the Day of the Dead, is celebrated November 1–2 through much of Latin America although it’s most strongly associated with Read More...

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Cheryl Bolen | Top 10 Reasons Jane Austen Has Endured for 200 Years

10. Who doesn't like a Cinderella story where impoverished girl gets the prince, er, Mr. Darcy? 9. Is there not vast appeal in the notion of a perfectly idle Read More...

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Lizzy Ford | Behind the BLACK MOON DRAW Charity Drive

In 2013, I spent over twenty five thousand dollars on giveaways and prizes for readers, which didn’t include the shipping costs. Combined, it was well over thirty thousand dollars Read More...

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Zoe Forward | Witches, Curses, and Alphas, Oh My!

I’m so excited to be here at Fresh Fiction today celebrating the release of my sexy paranormal romance, Read More...

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Avery Flynn | Whew! I Love a Strong and Silent Hero

I am a talker. I know that shocks you. :) But in my latest steamy romance, HOLLYWOOD ON TAPRead More...

News and Announcements

Step Right Up and Place Your Bids: The 2014 Readers & 'Ritas Hero Auction is Almost Here!

Fresh Fiction's annual Readers & 'Ritas conference kicks off this weekend in Dallas, which means theRead More...

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Kathy Lyons | #Squidge and Cinnamon Take Over Fall

Jade/Kathy is locked in her writing cave, so #Squidge and Cinnamon have decided to fill in for her today on the blog with their autumn likes/dislikes. Meow! Read More...

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Sally Orr | Stories That Make Us Laugh

I’m delighted to be at Fresh Fiction today and share an excerpt from my debut historical romance: THE RAKE Read More...

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Mia Marlowe | What Would the Dowager Say?

It is my very great pleasure to introduce you to Phillippa, the Most Honorable, the Dowager Marchioness of Somerset. She is the velvet-fisted power behind the marquessate in Read More...

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Lillian Marek | Fine Dining with Lady Elinor

I love to read cookbooks. Does that sound weird? When it comes to exotic or excessively complicated dishes, it’s much easier to read about then than to actually make Read More...

Author News

Lindsay McKenna | Join the Blog Tour for WOLF HAVEN

Hi Everyone! Harlequin is putting me on a blog tour for my December 1st release, WOLF HAVEN, for those who Read More...

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Paige Tyler | HER LONE WOLF (X-OPS 2): Clayne's Side of the Story

As everyone who read Book 1 in the X-OPS Series (HER PERFECT MATE) will remember Read More...

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Kate Carlisle | One-Track Mind

You know how when you start something new, a job or a hobby, suddenly, everywhere you look, you’re reminded of it? The world hasn’t changed, but your perception Read More...

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Maia Chance | A Heroine’s Uncharitable Checklist

Sure, we all say we root for the protagonists of books, movies, and TV shows, but let’s be honest: we want to see them put through their Read More...

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Marie Harte | A Fan of Series Romance

I am a huge fan of series romance. Not the kind where one pair of characters star in several books (known as a serial—though that’s a fine concept Read More...

Author News

Kat and Stone Bastion | THREE CHRISTMASES is available on pre-order on Amazon! Only $0.99 & Signed for Pre-orders!

We are thrilled to share THREE CHRISTMASES is available as a pre-order on Amazon. As a pre Read More...

Author News

Traci Andrighetti | It’s Release Day for PROSECCO PINK!

As of today, Private Investigator Franki Amato is back on the case! This time she’s investigating the murder of a gorgeous young cosmetics CEO at a haunted plantation home Read More...

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Betty Hechtman | Problem Solving 101

It is fun to do guest posts and hard at the same time. What to write? To be honest, I couldn’t think of a a subject for this blog Read More...

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Victoria Hamilton | Hoosier Too: Hoosier Cabinets, and Vintage Kitchen Mysteries

Writers are asked one question more than any other, and you probably know what it is: Where do you get your ideas? The answer is almost always the same; ideas Read More...

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Elaine Viets | Going to the Dogs

Josie Marcus goes to the dogs in A DOG GONE MURDER, my new mystery shopper mystery. Josie is mystery-shopping Read More...

News and Announcements

Fresh Cover Reveal | MY HIGHLAND LOVER by Maeve Greyson

Fresh Fiction is thrilled to showcase the steamy cover for the upcoming time travel romance MY HIGHLAND LOVER, which was Read More...

Halloween Character Costume Party

Into the Spirit of Halloween? Choose Your Costume for the Bikers & Gents Masquerade Ball!

Readers & ‘Ritas 2014 is right around the corner, which means we’re just over a week away from Read More...

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Deborah Blumenthal | What Do You Think Of The Face You See In The Mirror

If a beauty genie dropped down in front of you and granted you one wish, what would part of you would you opt to improve? Would you ask for clearer Read More...

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Linda O. Johnston | Superstitions

Are you superstitious? My fingers are crossed that you are, and that you admit it to yourself. And that you'd like to learn more about superstitions--and have fun Read More...

Young Adult Musings

Halloween Monsters, Madness, Mystery, and Zombies!

Halloween is almost here and that means we have two more days of the terrifying, the unexpected, and the macabre to look forward to! This week’s list is a Read More...

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Christina Lauren | The Epic Year (Or Why We Are Wonderfully Exhausted)

We live in separate states, but it’s starting to feel like we are roommates. 2014 was an epic year of book-related travel, and although it was exhausting, meeting Read More...

Halloween Character Costume Party

Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party | Rebecca Zanetti's Dark Protector Stars Join the Bash

Fresh Fiction's Halloween Boo-k Spectacular is nearing its end, but fear not--the party's not over yet. Zane Kyllwood from New York Times bestselling author Read More...

Halloween Character Costume Party

The Costume Party Continues | Lauren Smith Brings Not-So-Superstitious Bastian Carlisle – The Earl of Weymouth

Welcome back to Fresh Fiction's Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party! Some of your favorite authors are sending their characters to this virtual party in style. Bastian Carlisle--the Read More...

Halloween Character Costume Party

Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party | Kat Bastion & Stone Bastion's Hannah Martin (of ONE FUNERAL) Turns Heads

Welcome again to Fresh Fiction's Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party! Some of your favorite authors are sending their characters to this virtual party in style. Hannah Martin, the Read More...

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Connie Brockway | In Praise of the "Guy" Hero

Like most romance readers, I enjoy a variety pack of heroes, ranging from emotionally scarred and damaged ones like Jack Seward from Read More...

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Marissa Clarke | Looking Over My Shoulder

See the title of this post? I’m not talking about me looking over my shoulder. I’m talking about other people looking over my shoulder. When I wrote only Read More...

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Robin Gianna | Flirting with Dr. Off-Limits

I’m so pleased that my third Harlequin Mills & Boon medical romance is out! The hero of FLIRTING Read More...

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Jana Richards | Writing the Multi-Author Series

Writing can be a solitary venture. So when the opportunity arose to write a multi-author series set in a small town in Maine called Read More...

News and Announcements

Ashlyn Macnamara | Cover Revealed for WHAT A LADY REQUIRES

Fresh fiction is thrilled to showcase the gorgeous, newly revealed cover for book three in Ashlyn Macnamara's Read More...

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Lindsay McKenna | Coming Home for Christmas

It was a delight and honor to be part of this very special Christmas book for several reasons. Harlequin chose women authors who were in the military to write these Read More...

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Kathleen Bittner Roth | The Return of the Epic American-set Historical Romance

We’ve all had this happen at one time or another—an urging or longing for a certain something or other that sneaks up on us and lingers until it Read More...

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H.P. Mallory | Me, You, and A Ghost: An Unusual Love Story

ONCE HAUNTED, TWICE SHY is the second book in the Peyton Clark series and picks up where the first book Read More...

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Sophie Wintner | My Real-Life Meet-Cute

I had given up on love. I decided it would be easier to write about romance than endure the ups and downs of any more real-life love affairs. So Read More...

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M.J. Fields | The Evolution of Alpha Males

I'm sitting at my desk on a Sunday morning. It’s quiet for a Sunday. It’s abnormal, a little eerie. My husband and daughter happen to be doing Read More...

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Suzy Duffy | The Mama Drama & Mother/Daughter Algorithms

It’s kinda nuts the way - one moment you’re a daughter (with a big tummy) and the next you’re the mother. Naturally you’re still a daughter but Read More...

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Sarah Morgan | Bringing the Sexy to Winter Sports

I’m so excited about the release of MAYBE THIS CHRISTMAS, the latest book in my O Read More...

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Brenda Novak | Rest in Peace?

Serial killers are often the stuff of a good suspense novel. My book, A MATTER OF GRAVE CONCERNRead More...

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Lauren Layne | MADE FOR YOU: Enemies to Lovers

In celebration of MADE FOR YOU's release day, Lauren Layne has shared her favorite enemies-to-lovers Read More...

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Ella Quinn | A French Countdown to Christmas

Aside from his family, the one person Georges, Marquis Cruzy-le-Châtel has tried to keep safe during the Napoleonic Wars is Madeleine du Beaune, the woman he wishes Read More...

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Charlee Fam | Deleted Scenes

If you’ve read LAST TRAIN TO BABYLON, you already know that Aubrey Glass is the novel’s 22-year Read More...

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Talia Hunter | Her Hot Number: The Story Behind The Story

It was the holiday we’d been dreaming about for months. All through the gloomy depths of winter we’d been working long hours, and hubby and I were stressed Read More...

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Amy Ruttan | Playlists and Pinterest Boards

I know there are a few authors out there who can’t write to music and have to have dead silence to work in, but I’m not one of Read More...

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Elizabeth Byler Younts | Voices from My Amish Past

When I look back at my earliest memories I remember the flicker of oil lamps casting shadows on the wall of our home, our buggy, and wearing plain clothes. I Read More...

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Victoria James | The Top-Ten Hero Must-Haves!

Hi! I’m so happy to be back here, blogging at Fresh Fiction! This is release week for my book, Read More...

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Amanda G. Stevens | Unexpectedly Speculative

Story has been my deepest love since before I could read. And I was serious about it. I watched Mary Poppins at five years old and thought the Read More...

Interviews You Don't Want to Miss...

Catching Up with Carole Mortimer

We are thrilled to be chatting with you, and we want to congratulate you on your upcoming 200th book written for Harlequin Mills and Boon. We Read More...

News and Announcements

Caisey Quinn | LEAVING AMARILLO Exclusive Cover Reveal & Excerpt!

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Halloween Character Costume Party

Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party | Jennifer Faye's Royal Couple Joins the Bash!

Welcome again to Fresh Fiction's Halloween Boo-k Spectacular Costume Party! Some of your favorite authors are sending their characters to this virtual party in style. Be ready to Read More...

 

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