Posted on January 23, 2023 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest shared two interesting posts about historical fiction last week. One of them is about a subgenre — historical...

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Posted on January 6, 2023 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer's Digest had two how-to guides relating to romance novels this week, and both feature putting a slightly different spin...

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Posted on January 4, 2023 at 3:17 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A friend sent me a link with the cryptic comment that she was "dying to read more about the romance...

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Tagged As: Romance, Scandal

Posted on December 18, 2022 at 4:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In the United Kingdom, romance novels have hit their highest sales since 2012 (the year of Fifty Shades of Grey)....

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Tagged As: Romance, The Guardian

Posted on December 10, 2022 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

In the past few months, Dave Chesson's Kindlepreneur blog has shared genre-specific writing prompts. If you're thinking about trying (or...

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Posted on December 7, 2022 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The radio station I listened to growing up — and, most likely, countless others — had a feature called Wayback...

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Posted on December 1, 2022 at 10:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's a rare day that the publishing and writing experts we follow don't have thoughts to offer on author marketing....

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Posted on October 27, 2022 at 3:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writing a romantic suspense novel isn't just throwing some kissing scenes against a thriller backdrop. Bestselling author Laura Griffin believes...

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Posted on October 24, 2022 at 9:46 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Anyone who follows publishing news doesn’t need to be told that there is definitely a market segment for romance novels...

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Posted on October 13, 2022 at 2:24 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sorry to be that person who wants to fast-forward seasons ... but Curtis Sittenfeld has a new novel coming out...

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