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Why Erotica Is the Missing Ingredient in Your Romantic Life: a guest post by Gabi Levi

Why Erotica Is the Missing Ingredient in Your Romantic Life   First, I want to explain what I mean by ‘romantic life.’ I don’t mean to sound like the beginning of a cheesy maid of honor speech, but the definition of romantic is an idealized view of reality. Inherently, a ‘romantic life’ is something that we align… Continue reading Why Erotica Is the Missing Ingredient in Your Romantic Life: a guest post by Gabi Levi

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Blog Tour Feature with Q&A and Giveaway: Bad Boys Don’t Make Good Boyfriends by Melanie A. Smith

.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ NEW RELEASE¸.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ Even when you know better, sometimes it’s simply too tempting… I am pleased to announce a cool book blog tour going on right now, presented by Melanie A. Smith, an author I met during my journey! Congratulations on your new, adult contemporary medical romance! When a new book comes out, it is… Continue reading Blog Tour Feature with Q&A and Giveaway: Bad Boys Don’t Make Good Boyfriends by Melanie A. Smith

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Exclusive Interview with author Geri’ Myers Goodwin, plus a look at rockstar romance, MASON’S GRAY!

Hi, readers! I am beyond pleased to announce a very special post today on ILRB. We’re doing something a little different. This is our twenty-sixth official author interview on this romance blog! I know in the past, we did character interviews then switched over to the author’s take on it, but this approach is a… Continue reading Exclusive Interview with author Geri’ Myers Goodwin, plus a look at rockstar romance, MASON’S GRAY!

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Book Feature with Q&A: Home to Him by author Kendra Roberts

I am pleased to announce a great book by Kendra Roberts, an author I met during my journey! This talented writer is stopping by to tell us about her contemporary romance, Home to Him, which released back in March! Woo hoo! It’s always fun to discover romance authors and books. 😀 Kendra is allowing us… Continue reading Book Feature with Q&A: Home to Him by author Kendra Roberts

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New Release Feature: Hermosa Beach Series – Give My Everything by author Jillian Liota

☆♥.•Give My Everything (Hermosa Beach Book 3) by Jillian Liota•.☆♥.• When he suggests we get married, I nearly laugh in his face. That is...until he points out just how much I need him. I am pleased to announce a great book release by Jillian Liota, a talented author I met during my journey! Her steamy… Continue reading New Release Feature: Hermosa Beach Series – Give My Everything by author Jillian Liota

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Blog Tour Feature: A Wolf’s Treasure by L.E. Wilson, and Amazon gift card giveaway!

.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ NEW RELEASE¸.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ A Faerie with dark curls and brazen curves throws him off his game and shakes him to his core... I am pleased to announce a cool book blog tour going on right now, presented by L.E. Wilson, an author I met during my journey! Congratulations on your paranormal romance! When a new… Continue reading Blog Tour Feature: A Wolf’s Treasure by L.E. Wilson, and Amazon gift card giveaway!

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Blog Tour Feature with Q&A and Giveaway: Salt + Stilettos by Janet Walden-West

.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ NEW RELEASE¸.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ Relying on the right person makes for the perfect recipe—or you could be left heartbroken in the spotlight.… I am pleased to announce a cool book blog tour going on right now, presented by Janet Walden-West, an author I met during my journey! Congratulations on your new, adult contemporary multicultural romance! When… Continue reading Blog Tour Feature with Q&A and Giveaway: Salt + Stilettos by Janet Walden-West

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Exclusive Interview with author Alice Von Kannon, plus a look at historical romance, HEART’S BLOOD!

Hi, readers! I am beyond pleased to announce a very special post today on ILRB. We’re doing something a little different. This is our twenty-fifth official author interview on this romance blog! I know in the past, we did character interviews then switched over to the author’s take on it, but this approach is a… Continue reading Exclusive Interview with author Alice Von Kannon, plus a look at historical romance, HEART’S BLOOD!

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National Poetry Month Feature: J. Simon Harris and Neruda’s TWENTY LOVE POEMS AND A SONG OF DESPAIR translation

Hi, readers! It's time once again to celebrate National Poetry Month here on ILRB. Yay! 😀 Recently, I decided to mark this special occasion by letting J. Simon Harris come visit us and feature the brand-new English translation of Pablo Neruda's romantic poetry. Why? Well, do you actually need a reason to honor poetry about… Continue reading National Poetry Month Feature: J. Simon Harris and Neruda’s TWENTY LOVE POEMS AND A SONG OF DESPAIR translation

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Blog Tour Feature: Tender Misdemeanors by Alana Lorens

.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ NEW RELEASE¸.•*´¨❥¸.•*´¨ If they don't work together, can either survive? I am pleased to announce a cool book blog tour going on right now, presented by Alana Lorens, an author I met during my journey! Congratulations on your romantic suspense! When a new book comes out, it is always an exciting time for authors!… Continue reading Blog Tour Feature: Tender Misdemeanors by Alana Lorens