Jessica Pryde

Jessica Pryde is a member of that (some might call) rare breed that grew up in Washington, DC. Joining the family business as a member of the Grammar Police at an early age, she studied Humanities in college, where she discovered her knack for writing, as long as it was short. A member of that no-longer-rare-breed that went straight into Library School from college, she is still working on what she wants to be when she grows up. Instead of spending her time thinking about it, she can be found attempting to meet her Goodreads reading challenge or singing classical masterworks in a symphony hall somewhere. Twitter: JessIsReading

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The Ripped Bodice’s Fourth Annual Diversity Report

The Ripped Bodice, the United States’s first romance-dedicated bookstore, has announced their fourth annual report on the State of Racial Diversity in Romance Publishing.

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Sports Romances That Aren’t Steeped in White Supremacy Culture

With this many people of color working as professional athletes, why are so sports romances so white? Let's take a look at inclusive sports romance novels.

Beverly Jenkins is Trailblazing Her Way onto Television

Why Beverly Jenkins's TV adaptation news is such a huge and important deal.

10 Horror Romance Books To Read Before Halloween

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10 Ghost Romances to Ring in the Halloween Season

We're serving come-hither eyes to the spirits, and rounding up some excellent romance novels about ghosts for the spookiest season.

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How do you get out of a comics slump? One reader offers some tips that have proven helpful for getting back on the comics bandwagon.

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Ten of the most entertaining and devious criminals in comics.

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