The RITAs & Robyn Carr | RWA 2016

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Let’s begin coverage of the Romance Writers of America (RWA) conference, held this year in stunning San Diego, July 13–16, at the end, with the presentation of the RITA Awards for best published romance of 2015

Old Friends | Fiction Reviews, July 1, 2016

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A heartfelt story of resilience and first love that is hard to put down; a quick and entertaining read for those who relish contemporary family sagas with strong female characters as well as readers who like their stories tinged with romance

Fiction and Fantasy for Moderns | Classic Returns

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This month’s Classic Returns column features earlier novels by current fan favorites; a reissued family saga; a tale of second chances; and two collections from the “Oddly Modern Fairy Tales” series published by Princeton University.

Q&A: Robyn Carr

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Robyn Carr talks about her latest work, Four Friends, with Rachael Herron, who also writes a small-town romance series (“Cypress Hollow”) and mainstream fiction (Pack Up the Moon)

Fiction by Adichie, Carr & Nonfiction About Big Pharma & World War I | Audiobook Reviews

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Partly an immigrant experience narrative, partly pointed social commentary, and partly a love story; readers will be invested in the fates of Carr’s protagonists; essential stories for military buffs and everyone; the business behind modern medicine

Xpress Reviews: Audiobooks | First Look at New Books, February 21, 2014

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Carr moves further into Thunder Point with The Hero, two teens knock down racial walls in 1960s football, British fiction from Jewell, The Truth from Palin, suspense from Palmer, a critique on our educational system

Editors’ Spring Picks

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Fascinating histories, romances, crafty how-tos, memoirs, biographies, novels by old favorites and debut authors, and more are among the forthcoming Spring titles LJ editors don’t want you to miss.

Best Books 2013: Romance

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Romance is lovelier the second time around; catch these best of 2013 stories of triumph and love

Romance Writers of America (RWA) 2012: Final Thoughts

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Romance Writers of America (RWA) 2012: Final Thoughts

Audio Reviews, June 15, 2012

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Audio Reviews, June 15, 2012