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Happy Release Day to Elise Sax & her book LOVE GAME

Perfect for fans of Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister, Elise Sax’s wickedly funny Matchmaker series proves that the road to love comes with a few dead ends. Five months have passed since Gladie Burger came to Cannes, California, to join her eccentric Grandma Zelda in the family matchmaking business, and Gladie is quickly mastering the rules of attraction. Her latest fix-up is still going strong and Gladie’s bank account is back in the black—until a rival matchmaker arrives in town and has both Gladie and Zelda seeing red. Not only is self-proclaimed psychic Luanda Laughing-Eagle stealing Grandma Zelda’s clients, but Zelda is convinced that Luanda’s ESP is total BS. She tasks Gladie with exposing Luanda as a fraud, [...]

Love Game, are you playing?

Perfect for fans of Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister, Elise Sax’s wickedly funny Matchmaker series proves that the road to love comes with a few dead ends. Early Praise: “Elise Sax will win your heart.”—Jill Shalvis “Elise Sax will make you laugh. Her larger-than-life characters jump off the page and make crazy seem like a fun place to hang out.”—Christie Craig, New York Times bestselling author of Texas Hold ‘Em “In the tradition of Janet Evanovich’s Stephanie Plum series . . . a funny, sexy ride.”—Valerie Frankel, author of Four of a Kind Too fun? Preorder now — Love Game is on sale 2/25/14.

Talking Giveaways with Elise Sax

It’s countdown time to the release of MATCHPOINT, the second book of my Matchmaker series. Release days are so exciting. After working so hard on a book, I get to share it with readers. I hope you enjoy it!

Amazon Giftcards, courtesy of Elise Sax!

To celebrate the upcoming release of MATCHPOINT, the second book in Elise Sax’s Matchmaker series, the author herself is raffling off 3 Amazon gift cards! You can enter up to three times: Like Elise Sax on Facebook Follow her on Twitter Add MATCHPOINT to your “To Read” list on Goodreads Enter below, and good luck!

WEEKLY GIVEAWAY: Enter to win a copy of MATCHPOINT!

This week we’re giving away 10 copies of MATCHPOINT,the second installment of Elise Sax’s hilarious and sexy Matchmaker romance series. Winners will be emailed this Friday, so enter to win below! As always, you can head over to Romance at Random’s Giveaway Tab, for any giveaway details you might need, and we’ll remind you every day during this week to enter via Facebook and on Twitter. Follow us now so you won’t miss out!

Join the Elise Sax Street Team Today!

Elise Sax’s hilarious and sexy Matchmaker Series continues on July 30 with Matchpoint. You, too, can be a part of the release. Elise has opened up her “Street Team” to new members until June 6. As a Street Team member, you can help spread the word about Elise and her series. It’s fun and easy. You’ll also get daily “Inside Scoops” from Elise, special access, and giveaways for Street Team members only. Sign up now!

Gladie Burger tells R@R about matchmaking, murder and melting romance!

Certain to appeal to fans of Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister, Elise Sax’s hilarious series debut introduces matchmaker-in-training Gladie Burger, who stumbles into a dangerous quagmire of murder and red-hot romance. Three months has been Gladie Burger’s limit when it comes to staying in one place. That’s why Gladie is more than a little skeptical when her eccentric Grandma Zelda recruits her to the family’s matchmaking business in the quaint small town of Cannes, California. What’s more, Gladie is also highly unqualified, having a terrible track record with romance. Still, Zelda is convinced that her granddaughter has “the gift.” But when the going gets tough, Gladie wonders if this gift has a return policy. When Zelda’s neighbor drops [...]

If you like the Stephanie Plum series, you’ll love Affair to Dismember—on sale today!

Reads like: Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister Genre: contemporary romance with humor and a dose of cozy mystery thrown in Our favorite quote from the cover: “Elise Sax will win your heart.”—New York Times bestselling author Jill Shalvis

Elise Sax: Romance is Real

Elise Sax, author of An Affair to Dismember, shares with us her real life love story. Romance writers get this a lot: “Why don’t you write real books?” Love and happy endings don’t get a lot of respect in some circles. So I tell these nonbelievers that romance is serious business. “Don’t trifle with romance!” I tell them, wagging my finger to show them how serious romance is. Let me tell you, romance is real. Romance happens. I have proof.

Ruthie’s Reality: Interview with Elise Sax + Giveaway!

Welcome back to Ruthie’s Reality, chickens! Today author Elise Sax agreed to chat with me about her debut novel, An Affair To Dismember, which releases on January 29. If you like Janet Evanovich or are generally a fan of first-person heroines who struggle to keep their act together but nonetheless manage to attract the attention of various hunky men–and let’s face it, the appeal of this particular scenario is difficult to resist–you’ll want to check out this book. Welcome, Elise! Okay, let’s start off with a tough question: the heroine of your Matchmaker Series, Gladie Burger, has been compared to Stephanie Plum — but I can’t help but note the similarities between hapless, disorganized Gladie and the official Elise Sax [...]

Ask Zelda: Romantic advice from AN AFFAIR TO DISMEMBER

An Affair to Dismember, Elise Sax’s hilarious series debut introduces matchmaker-in-training Gladie Burger, who stumbles into a dangerous quagmire of murder and red-hot romance. After Gladie’s Grandma Zelda’s neighbor suddenly dies, she takes the investigation into her own hands determined to prove it’s a murder. But soon she’s being pursued by both the murderer and a few hot love interests. Meanwhile, her Grandma Zelda is still handing out romantic advice to anyone who writes in. Here are just a few of the sweet and sometimes hilarious letters from some of Zelda’s readers, along with her answers. Enjoy!

WEEKLY GIVEAWAY: Enter to win a copy of AN AFFAIR TO DISMEMBER by Elise Sax!

This week we’re giving away 10 copies of AN AFFAIR TO DISMEMBER by Elise Sax, a hilarious series debut introduces matchmaker-in-training Gladie Burger, who stumbles into a dangerous quagmire of murder and red-hot romance. Winners will be emailed this Friday, so enter to win below! As always, you can head over to Romance at Random’s Giveaway Tab, for any giveaway details you might need, and we’ll remind you every day during this week to enter via Facebook and on Twitter. Follow us now so you won’t miss out!

Something to wet your whistle & bring in the New Year, Elise Sax . . .

Certain to appeal to fans of Janet Evanovich, Jennifer Crusie, and Katie MacAlister, Elise Sax’s hilarious series debut introduces matchmaker-in-training Gladie Burger, who stumbles into a dangerous quagmire of murder and red-hot romance. Three months has been Gladie Burger’s limit when it comes to staying in one place. That’s why Gladie is more than a little skeptical when her eccentric Grandma Zelda recruits her to the family’s matchmaking business in the quaint small town of Cannes, California. What’s more, Gladie is also highly unqualified, having a terrible track record with romance. Still, Zelda is convinced that her granddaughter has “the gift.” But when the going gets tough, Gladie wonders if this gift has a return policy. When Zelda’s neighbor drops [...]

Matchmaking Now and Then: Huffington Post Columnist & Debut Author Elise Sax Weighs In

Contrary to popular belief, the first profession was matchmaking. Do you think Adam and Eve merely stumbled into each other in the Garden of Eden? No! They were fixed up. Ever since then, somebody somewhere has been ready to give their two cents about who should get together or not and why. The universal consensus was that if left to their own devices, if young people decided on their own matches, all hell would break loose.