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Bill Maher Reads Soft-Core Conservative Porn

The Huffington Post | Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.17.2014 | Comedy

Earlier this month, it was announced that Rupert Murdoch's News Corp will buy Harlequin Enterprises, the publishers of those books you used to sneak o...

Fun, Flirty Reads for Valentine's Day

Maya Rodale | Posted 04.13.2014 | Books
Maya Rodale

These romantic reads will get you in the mood for romance and/or will be an excellent accompaniment to a box of chocolates and a bottle of wine. They might also give you some (naughty) ideas of how to celebrate Valentine's Day.

The Law of Attraction at Play and in Love

Caryn Chow | Posted 03.12.2014 | Entertainment
Caryn Chow

Makes you wonder, doesn't it? With the endless talk about the law of attraction, even some stoics are becoming hopeless romantics. The power of t...

PHOTOS: 'Bachelor' Contestants Pose For Harlequin Book Covers

Zoë Triska | Posted 01.15.2013 | Books

Last night's Bachelor episode went semi-bookish. Bachelor Sean Lowe posed for Harlequin romance novel book covers with some of the contestants. Th...

12 Titles For Cosmo's New E-Book Series

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 12.07.2012 | Women

Erotic novels and Cosmopolitan seem like two peas in a pod. So the fact that Harlequin, best known for its bodice-rippers, is teaming up with Cosmo, a...

Harlequin Picks Up "Sh*t Girls Say" Book, But Can Old Industries Keep Up With Internet Time?

Lori Culwell | Posted 06.18.2012 | Books
Lori Culwell

Most Internet memes have the shelf life of a banana, and trying to capture these memes in traditional forms like publishing or television is often an exercise in "too little, too late, no one cares anymore."

Palais de Tokyo: Building Toxic Art in Paris

Frank Browning | Posted 06.14.2012 | Arts
Frank Browning

Contemporary art is no longer and can no longer be the special terrain of the aesthetic courtesans to remote powerful elites: it is the collective carnival gathering in which we are inundated by the sounds, sights and symbols of our current collective madness.

This December, Get Happy

Sophie Keller | Posted 02.01.2012 | Women
Sophie Keller

I hope you'll join me this month as we celebrate happiness, one tip at a time. Because no matter how happy we might think we are, there is always room to be happier.

How Reading Can Survive In The Modern Age

FutureBook | Posted 08.02.2011 | Books

Last week, a consortium of Dutch publishers unveiled the so called "delay app", which allows the reader to choose a story to read while waiting. ...

10 Most Popular Professions For Romance Novel Heroes

GalleyCat | Jason Boog on May 2, 2011 2:43 PM | Posted 07.03.2011 | Books

In the upcoming book A Billion Wicked Thoughts, neuroscientists Ogi Ogas and Sai Gaddam studied thousands of romance novels looking for clues about so...

The Queen of Your Own Life ... Queen Lite

Dr. Susan Corso | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Susan Corso

Claim your Beauty. We all need to do this. I'll never forget the day I realized that although I was never going to look like Christy Brinkley, Christy Brinkley was never going to look like me either.

Free And Cheap Digital Short Stories Used As 'Literary Appetizers' For Novels

The Wall Street Journal | JEFFREY A. TRACHTENBERG | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In a sign of how digital technology is influencing traditional book publishing, Ballantine Books and Harlequin Teen each plan to issue short standalon...

Author Solutions Creates Self-Publishing Imprints With Hay House, Harlequin And Nelson

Publishers Weekly | Marcia Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Author Solutions has signed its third deal with a traditional publisher to create a self-publishing division, inking an agreement with Hay House to cr...

eBook-Only Publishers Cropping Up Everywhere

Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A recent article from Publishers Weekly announced the launch of Carina Press, a new imprint of romance publisher Harlequin that will exclusively publi...

Romancing the Academy

Joanne Rendell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joanne Rendell

Yet for all the scholarly appetite for love, popular romance fiction has long been shunned, ignored, and seen by many in the ivory tower as the errant and sex-craved stepdaughter of "real" literature.

Mr. Darcy at the White House

Joanne Rendell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Joanne Rendell

When I was reading, I started to realize that Barack Obama, the very-soon-to-be 44th President of the United States of America, is Jane Austen's Mr. Darcy.