How to Write the Naughty Bits

How to Write the Naughty Bits

I’ve been asked more than once how on earth can I write explicit sex scenes? With my steamy new books for Dare, I’ll admit that I’ve gotten this question much more often. Of course, people always assume that somehow I’ve done every position I ever write about (in No Strings, that means steamy sex with … Read more

Clare Connelly talks all things Royal Weddings!

Clare Connelly talks all things Royal Weddings!

I think for most people the idea of finding a soul mate, getting married and living happily ever after is something we grow up aspiring to. Why do royal weddings capture our hearts and imaginations so completely? Because it shows that beyond the jewels, power, wealth and prestige, these are people just like us! It’s … Read more

Royal Wedding Memories

Royal Wedding Memories

We’re getting very excited about the Royal wedding and so are our authors! Check out why they love the royals and why they’re looking forward to the big day…   Since I could read fairy tales, I have loved royal weddings. The castles, the balls, the fairy godmothers and singing mice, I’ll take it all. … Read more

Virginia Heath goes to Windsor!

Virginia Heath goes to Windsor!

I know this will probably sound daft, coming from a romance author, but the thing I am most looking forward to about the royal wedding is not the bride and groom or the happily ever after. It’s the venue. Windsor Castle has always been one of my favourite places. I’ve been visiting it since I … Read more

Win an official Royal Wedding set plus a limited edition book!

Win an official Royal Wedding set plus a limited edition book!

The countdown is officially on until Prince Harry and Meghan Markle say ‘I do!’ To celebrate the Royal Wedding, we’re giving away a limited edition tea set plus a copy of Royals: Wed to the Prince! Fancy a chance of winning? Enter here!

Celebrating International Midwives Day with Fiona McArthur

Celebrating International Midwives Day with Fiona McArthur

The 5th of May is International Midwives Day. I’ve met so many midwives I’d love to write into a wonderful story – and there are many fictional ones I have put in those stories with much delight. Midwives from so many different places from arid outback Australia, to the midwives from the islands off Scotland, … Read more

In conversation with romance author Kate Hardy

In conversation with romance author Kate Hardy

Author Kate Hardy gives us a glimpse into her writing life, writing tips and all things romance…  What was the inspiration for your latest book, Unlocking the Italian Doc’s Heart? I was talking to a friend who mentioned she’d actually considered offering being a surrogate for her best friend if her last attempt at IVF … Read more

Why is Prince Harry so popular?

Why is Prince Harry so popular?

As the royal wedding approaches we’ve got some exclusive content from royal commentator Duncan Larcombe to share with our readers! So why is Harry so popular? Why is he the Royal men want to drink with and women want to…..? let’s leave it there. First, his mother’s legacy. Princess Diana was loved not just in-spite of, … Read more

Shakespeare inspired romance books

Shakespeare inspired romance books

To celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, our lovely Mills & Boon authors share their romance books that have been inspired by Shakespeare… Inspired by Taming of the Shrew Taming her Irish Warrior was directly inspired by The Taming of the Shrew. My sword-wielding heroine, Honora St. Leger, was inspired by Katherine in Shakespeare’s Taming. The hero, Ewan … Read more

The top locations that inspired our historical romance authors!

The top locations that inspired our historical romance authors!

Have you ever wondered where our historical authors get their inspiration from? From bookshops to churches and royal residences find out what inspires our historical authors… Laurie Benson In my Secret Lives of the Ton trilogy, all my stories are set in London and I’ve tried to use locations that readers can still visit today. … Read more