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A Farewell from John

A Farewell from John

My life at Dear Author started in December a couple years back.  I had begun reading it and Smart Bitches, Trashy Books.  I had discovered a love of romance novels and wanted more and more information about them and their… more

A Farewell From Sarah F

A Farewell From Sarah F

I started writing for Dear Author because I wanted to share my absolute fangirl love for Anah Crow’s brilliant SM romance, Uneven. Jane kindly published a Guest Review and then generously invited me to join the DA reviewers. I’ve been… more

First Reads by the Dear Author Crew

First Reads by the Dear Author Crew

I thought it would be fun if reminisced about our first romance read.  To prime the pump, so to speak, I asked the Dear Author crew to write up a small post about their first romance reads.  Share your own… more

Dear Author Is Six!

Dear Author Is Six!

We actually turned six on April 3.  Jayne and I started the blog on April 3, 2006, and we had a few friends who came and read the blog. Now we have a few more friends. Seriously we have the… more