A grown-up Romeo and Juliet romance

A grown-up Romeo and Juliet romance

Author Kate Hardy gives us an insight into her fabulous Romeo and Juliet romance: His Shy Cinderella. Family rivalry, unexpected love and a down-to-earth heroine – what’s not to love! Inspiration I’d always wanted to write a grown-up Romeo and Juliet romance. It was while I was wandering around the grounds of a country house … Read more


Welcome to Villa Rosa

Welcome to Villa Rosa

Our Author of the month Liz Fielding tells us all about the brilliant new Summer at Villa Rosa books. We’re so excited about these feelgood summer reads!  There are some books that are just extra fun to write. When my dear editor suggested I collaborate with three of my favourite authors to create a four-book … Read more


Kate Hardy talks about Her Festive Doorstep Baby

Just in time for Christmas! This week Cherish author Kate Hardy visits the blog to talk about her latest romance, Her Festive Doorstep Baby.  I love writing baby books – I’ve had so much joy from my own children that it’s a subject I’ll never tire of – but when I came to write this … Read more


My favourite film by Kate Hardy…

My favourite film by Kate Hardy…

You can’t have possibly missed that it’s the BFI Romance Festival this weekend! In honour we talked to one of our favourite authors, Kate Hardy, about her favourite films… “I have to cheat here. I have two favourite films and I can’t choose between them. They’re both romantic, in different ways; one’s a drama and … Read more


What it’s like to be an M&B author by Kate Hardy

What it’s like to be an M&B author by Kate Hardy

Twelve years ago, I was holding my author copy of my very first Mills & Boon, ‘A Baby of Her Own’. It just doesn’t seem possible that this month heralds the release of my 60th, ‘It Started With No Strings’!  Being an M&B author is something I dreamed about doing since my teens. And the … Read more


Thrills & Swoon – An interview with RoNA ROSE winner – Kate Hardy

Thrills & Swoon – An interview with RoNA ROSE winner – Kate Hardy

Last night, the double-nominated and utterly lovely Kate Hardy won the prestigious RoNA ROSE Award for her charming Bound By A Baby. I caught up with her, post-champagne, to chat about RoNAs, ballroom dancing and the importance of challenging romance-snobbery! 1  Congratulations on your recent RoNA win! You’ve won before, of course, and this year … Read more