Posts Tagged: Divorce

All They Need by Sarah Mayberry

All They Need by Sarah Mayberry

June 27, 2014 Contemporary, Reviews 5

I was talking on Twitter yesterday about how books with tattooed heroes with violent tempers are frequently described as “edgy” and how it didn’t make sense to me. How can a violent construction of masculinity be “edgy” when it’s clearly the norm? Wouldn’t a straight hero who’s really into musical… Read more »

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Short Soup by Coleen Kwan

Short Soup by Coleen Kwan

December 4, 2013 Contemporary, Reviews 3

No hard sell was needed to get me to pick up this novella. I adore the friends-to-lovers trope to begin with and an Asian hero and heroine in an Australian story written by an Asian author? Yes, please. This is exactly the kind of book I want to see more… Read more »

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In Love Again by Megan Mulry

In Love Again by Megan Mulry

November 29, 2013 Contemporary, Reviews 0

In Love Again is the third book in Megan Mulry’s series, The Unruly Royals. Claire, the aloof and married older sister from the earlier books, is now  on her own. Moving to New York to pursue a fresh start, she finds a man from her past. Ben is at a… Read more »

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Links: Thursday, September 12th

Links: Thursday, September 12th

September 12, 2013 Links 4

Disabled People Are Sexy – Truth in advertising. Communities: You Got Your Industry in my Fanwork – While this post is talking about SFF and television fandoms, I found much of it relevant to Romancelandia’s struggle with reader-author interaction. Over the last few years many previously fannish book blogs I… Read more »

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The Romance of the Older Woman

The Romance of the Older Woman

August 25, 2013 Opinion 22

Liz offered us this brilliant essay on romance and the older heroine, and we jumped at the chance. You can find her at her blog Something More. Outside of the red-hot New Adult subgenre, romance heroines in the 18-24 age range are much rarer than they once were. But despite… Read more »

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