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Congratulations to Simone St. James, whose 1920’s gothic The Haunting of Maddy Clare won not only the Best First Book RITA, but also the Novel With Strong Romantic Elements category. And congratulations to Dear Author’s reader-winners from the Best First Book Interview & Giveaway! Check your email for further info: Faye: The ... more >
On June 30, 2013, Blogger, a blogging platform owned by Google, announced that it would be removing any sites that monetized adult content. Adult bloggers scrambled to figure out what that meant and some erotic romance authors and erotic romance reviewers became fearful that the ban would extend to them. ... more >
Are you watching any of these Lifetime / Hallmark book to movie shows on television? I know back in the day that several watched the Nora Roberts’ one with Heather Locklear. Debbie Macomber’s Cedar Cove is an actual series (versus just a movie) airing on the Hallmark Chanel starting Saturday ... more >
Come July 20, the Romance Writers of America will honor novels in eleven categories with the RITA award. Once again, Dear Author welcomes the Best First Book finalists. This year, I’ve asked the authors to offer readalikes, so you might just find a good match with a new author. At ... more >
To celebrate the release of Beauty and The Billionaire by Jessica Clare aka Jessica Sims aka Jill Myles, we have a lovely 10 copy digital book giveaway. This will be a short one, running from today until Wednesday, but the good news is that if you don’t win, the full ... more >