#romance novels

Safe, Sane, & Consensual BDSM Erotica

With the recent unveiling of the Fifty Shades of Grey movie trailer, conversation has turned once again to the controversial contents ...

Romance 101: Marriages of Convenience

For those who have waded into the waters of historical romance, it’s nearly impossible to overlook the “marriage of convenience” ...

Euphemisms For Body Parts In Romance Novels : A Ranking

When it comes to sexy times in romance novels, clinical and anatomical descriptions can really ruin the mood. So it’s ...

Romance and the Problems with “By Women, For Women, About Women”

If you’re familiar with the online romance community at all—sometimes called Romancelandia—you’ve probably come across the saying that romance novels ...

5 Great Books About Bookmobiles

April 17 is National Bookmobile Day! I can’t imagine a better way to celebrate than to read some awesome books ...

Talking about Nipples in Novels

I saw this tweet from Sarah Wendell at Smart Bitches,Trashy Books, and I clicked because I needed that laugh she ...