Category Archives: Interviews

It’s a Lucky Harbor Day: We’ve got Jill Shalvis and a Giveaway!

Many a romance reader knows Lucky Harbor, the fictional town where Jill Shalvis has set (thus far) nine novels. All good things must come to an end, however, and Ms. Shalivs has penned the last three love stories she plans to … Continue reading

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Critique Partners, Continents Apart

Two of my favorite books I’ve read thus far this year are Untouched by Maisey Yates and Having Her  (here’s my review) by Jackie Ashenden. Though both books are contemporary romances, they have little else in common. Or so I thought. However, … Continue reading

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AAR’s Maggie Interviews Mary Kubica, Author of The Good Girl

“I’ve been following her for the past few days. I know where she buys her groceries, where she has her dry cleaning done, where she works. I don’t know the color of her eyes or what they look like when … Continue reading

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Romance Writers Rock my Favorite Bookstore

When I was 18 and arrived in North Carolina to go to school, I was thrilled to discover The Regulator Bookshop. Its shelves held fiction so tempting that for the next 25 years, throughout college, graduate school, and grown-up life, … Continue reading

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An Interview with and a Giveaway from author Laura Andersen

I’m speaking with Laura Andersen about her Boleyn Trilogy, which was completed on 15th July with the release of the final book, The Boleyn Reckoning. (My review of the book is here.) I’ve been reading historical fiction for more years … Continue reading

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Courtney Milan talks to AAR… and gives away five copies of The Suffragette Scandal!

I, like many AAR readers, have been avidly awaiting Courtney Milan’s most recent book, The Suffragette Scandal, which she released this week. I asked Courtney if she’d answer some questions and she agreed to do so. She is also giving away in … Continue reading

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Jill Sorenson talks implants, earthquakes, and gives away five copies of Backwoods!

Author Jill Sorenson is known for her heart-pounding romantic suspense. You can read AAR’s review of her latest book, Backwoods, here. I know Jill on Twitter and asked if she’d be interested in answering a few questions.

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Loretta Chase interview and BIG giveaway

Loretta Chase’s latest book, Vixen in Velvet, comes out on June 24. Ms. Chase was kind enough to agree to an interview and to offer ten lucky readers galleys of her new book. To be entered in the running for … Continue reading

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Women Writing M/M Romance

I interviewed three groups of m/m romance authors at the Romantic Times convention in May, asking the authors primarily the same questions. I let the discussions go in any direction the authors wanted with the idea that the mix of … Continue reading

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RT20014: The Author interviews, part four

The best part of RT was, for me, talking to authors.  I asked each the same three questions. What is the most interesting piece of research you ever uncovered while writing a book? How have people responded to you when … Continue reading

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