Head to London in ABOUT LAST NIGHT! Only 99c for a limited time!

Calling all Anglophiles!  If you loved Notting Hill, About A Boy, Bridget Jones Diary, and well, pretty much any film featuring Hugh Grant or Colin Firth…then you need to get your hands on Ruthie Knox’s 2013 RITA finalist ABOUT LAST NIGHT featuring the oh-so-sexy British banker Nev Chamberlain.  Praise for ABOUT LAST NIGHT: “I fell for Ruthie Knox’s hero, I cheered for her heroine…and I simply adored everything about their love story! ABOUT LAST NIGHT was an absolutely wonderful romance.”- Bella Andre, NYT bestselling author “Funny, unabashedly sexy, and at times achingly emotional, About Last Night kept me ripping through the pages to get to the happily ever after. Ruthie Knox is a unique, fresh voice in romance. I highly recommend her!” -Jaci Burton, NYT bestselling author “Cath and Nev seem like they might not have anything in common but watching them figure … Continued

About Last Night and Endless Love: Why I Won’t See the Re-Makes

Valentine’s Day weekend brings the remake of two iconic romance films from the 1980’s: Endless Love, starring Brooke Shields and Martin Hewitt, and About Last Night, starring Demi Moore and Rob Lowe.  Let’s start with Endless Love: Fifteen year old Jade Butterfield is in love with her seventeen year old boyfriend, David Axelrod, and he is obsessively in love with her. They exist in that sort of passion bubble – the kind that makes anyone who has been lucky enough to experience it believe that love is, in fact, a form of temporary insanity. David has ingratiated himself into Jade’s family, a household of fading WASP grandeur and bohemianism. David’s parents are strict Jewish intellectuals. Anyway, Jade and David’s flagrant sexuality (including sleepovers during school nights) really tests the limits of Jade’s father, Hugh, and … Continued

Weekly Winners on Romance at Random!

Congrats to the Romance At Random Blog Winners! Thanks again for blogging with us this week — winners are below & if you are one, please send your snail mail to: romanceatrandom@randomhouse.com so we can get you your book! International commenters please provide us your email addy so we may prepare your preview book in Net Galley. Authors that may have offered a giveaway during the week will post their winners on those posts in the comment section — so take a look to see if you’re included! Congratulations to these ladies!