Recent Guest Blog Posts

I was reminded of my post Mary Balogh’s Tangled: An Erotic Romance? recently, and thought I would give it a plug here.

Preview of A Spear of Summer Grass by Deanna Raybourn, a romantic mystery (or romance with mystery elements) set in colonized 1920s Kenya.

Preview of Nicholas by Grace Burrowes, a historical romance.

Thorn Abbey by Nancy Ohlin, a supernatural YA rewrite of Rebecca. Sort of.

Every Contact Leaves a Trace by Elanor Dymott, a contemporary mystery that leans toward the literary side of things.

Over the Edge by Suzanne Carroll, a contemporary romance set in Australia.

Little Green by Walter Mosley – yay, more Easy Rawlins! Hardboiled meets hippies in 1967 Los Angeles.

Published by Victoria Janssen

Victoria Janssen’s writing showcases her voracious lifelong love of books. She reads over 120 new books each year, especially historical romance, fantasy, and space opera, and incorporates these genres into her erotic fiction. Her first erotic novel, The Duchess, Her Maid, The Groom and Their Lover (Harlequin Spice, December 2008), was translated into French and German. Her second Spice novel, The Moonlight Mistress (December 2009), was translated into Italian and nominated for a RT Reviews Reviewers’ Choice Award. Her third novel is The Duke & The Pirate Queen (December 2010). She has also published erotic short stories as Elspeth Potter. When not writing, Victoria conducts research in libraries and graveyards, lectures about writing and selling erotica, and speaks at literary conventions on topics such as paranormal romance, urban fantasy, erotic science fiction/fantasy, and the empowerment of women through unconventional means. Her daily writing blog features professional writing and marketing tips, genre discussion, book reviews, and author interviews. She also guest blogs for Heroes & Heartbreakers and The Criminal Element. She lives in Philadelphia.