By Jessica Pryde While celebrating Black authors is a year-long practice, Black History Month is as good a time as ever to highlight great romances by Black authors, whether they’ve been writing for decades or … Continue reading Honoring Black Romance Books Across the Romance Genre
By: Jessica Pryde The romance genre is ever-changing and ever developing, and whether you’re a longtime fan of the genre or a new reader who doesn’t know where to start, you can find influential books … Continue reading 5 Genre-Defining Novels that Changed The Romance Genre
By: Jessica Pryde Romance novels are the perfect medium to adapt for the screen. They’re plot-focused stories with lots of character development, have an easy rhythm to follow, and always have a happy ending. Some … Continue reading What Makes A Good Romance Book-to-Movie Adaptation?
By Jessica Pryde The way we communicate and the way we have fun are a little different in 2020, and that takes some adjustment, especially for the group living through their most formative social years. … Continue reading Why Gen Z Should Read Romance
by Jessica Pryde We can always pick up a romance novel with an expectation that all will end well. Personal growth will have been made, villains will have been thwarted, and there’s always—always—a happy romantic … Continue reading Happily Ever After As A Message of Hope
by Jamie Canavés As discussions continue regarding representation and ownvoices in publishing, let’s celebrate some Latinx authors writing romance–-before, during, and after Hispanic Heritage Month. Year-round celebrating, is what I’m saying. And I’m talking swoony. … Continue reading Must-Reads for Hispanic Heritage Month—And All Year Round!
by Jessica Pryde We all know that romance authors are heroes. They have made it their life’s mission to tell stories that refresh and uplift and give us a temporary shelter from life’s worries when … Continue reading Why We Look Up to Romance Authors As Heroes
Are you attending the 2019 Romance Writers of America conference? Kick off RWA 2019 with us at our Read Bliss party! Celebrate with Harlequin and fellow romance fans for a night of pampering, refreshments, giveaways … Continue reading Attending RWA? Stop by the Read Bliss Party!
We love talking about romance novels here are Read Bliss — but the Read Bliss BookTubers are also experts on lots of other things about reading and bookish life! Here are five amazing “how to” … Continue reading 5 How to Videos You Won’t Want to Miss