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Blog Tour Feature: Her Thrilling Fling by Susie Warren, and Amazon gift card giveaway!

FEATURED -- Will their stark differences fuel their growing passion, or will they go their separate ways when their bargain ends? I am pleased to announce a cool book blog tour going on right now, presented by Susie Warren, an author I met during my journey! Congratulations on your adult contemporary romance novel!  When a new book comes out, it is always an exciting time for authors. Plus, here at the I Love Romance Blog, we love discovering romance novels! Let’s hear a little about this great book…

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Why Men Should Read Romance: a guest post by Rebecca A. Corio

Let’s talk about romance novels for a minute. Romance novels come with a specific stigma. They’re “cheap, cheesy, trashy, not real literature”… Do any of these sound familiar? Then, there’s the fact that romance novels are written for women only. Aren’t they? Maybe once upon a time. Now? That would be debatable. But consider, at least for the purpose of this post, that romance novels aren’t specifically written, NOT for men. Men read. As a matter of fact, men read a lot. And contrary to popular belief, a lot of men read.

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Cover Reveal Feature: Our Best Shot by author A.M. Williams

Join us for the cover reveal of Our Best Shot by A.M. Williams. Fans who love Sports Romances will sink their teeth into this sexy, small-town, forced proximity, hockey romance. Keep scrolling for more details about this sexy cover. ♥

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Guest Book Review: Sophia’s impression of Blood and Hunger by Stephanie Marks

Please welcome Sophia Zaccaria, our guest book reviewer, to ILRB! She’ll be hanging out with us today, taking the time to give us her take on a cool romance novel! Thanks. Blood & Hunger by Stephanie Marks is a paranormal urban fantasy romance as seductively lush and delightfully dark as its title implies!

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Heroes in Disguise: a guest post by Kelle Z. Riley

The concept of disguises dates back much further than our Man-of-Steel. Nearly every culture has elements of disguise in their rituals and religious expressions, as well as in their forms of entertainment. From morality plays to masquerade balls, Samhain to Shakespeare, disguised figures exist in both culture and entertainment. Disguise, apparently, has deep psychological things to say about us, too.

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Why I Prefer High-end Erotic Heat over Low Dose Smut: a guest post by author Amanda Boyd

So, how do you tell the difference between those erotic reads worth picking up and the low-end smut to steer clear of? It’s all in the details...

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Exclusive Interview with author Hallie Alexander, plus a look at historical romance, A WIDOW’S GUIDE TO SCANDAL!

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-seventh 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 Hallie Alexander, plus a look at historical romance, A WIDOW’S GUIDE TO SCANDAL!

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Pre-order Feature with Q&A: Awakened by Him by author Eyta Jade

•.☆.•Awakened by Him by Eyta Jade•.☆.• Falling into him was a dance with destiny; little did she know it would be her unraveling. I am pleased to announce a great book release by Eyta Jade, a talented author I met during my journey! Her new steamy multicultural romance with a touch of suspense, Awakened by… Continue reading Pre-order Feature with Q&A: Awakened by Him by author Eyta Jade

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New Release Feature: The Carter Island Novels – Aftermath of Secrets by author Cate Beauman

☆♥.•Aftermath of Secrets (The Carter Island Trilogy Book 2) by Cate Beauman•.☆♥.• When the secrets of the past threaten to destroy the future… I am pleased to announce a great book release by Cate Beauman, a talented author I met during my journey! Her romantic suspense, Aftermath of Secrets, book two of the Carter Island… Continue reading New Release Feature: The Carter Island Novels – Aftermath of Secrets by author Cate Beauman

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New Release Feature: The Hope Clinic Series – The Reluctant Duke’s Dilemma by author Trisha Messmer

☆♥.•The Reluctant Duke's Dilemma (The Hope Clinic Book 1) by Trisha Messmer•.☆♥.• He never wanted renown. She longed to be free. Pressured by forces beyond their control, will they give in to forbidden desire? I am pleased to announce a great book release by Trisha Messmer, a talented author I met during my journey! Her… Continue reading New Release Feature: The Hope Clinic Series – The Reluctant Duke’s Dilemma by author Trisha Messmer