Tag Archives: Romance & Love Stories

Featured romance books including contemporary, historic, Victorian, western, romantic mystery & suspense, and love story books!

Forsaken (Forlorn Book 2)

Forsaken (Forlorn Book 2) by Gina DetwilerHe was forsaken but not forgotten.

Nine months have passed since Grace Fortune saw the boy she loves, Jared Lorn, die before her eyes. But Grace’s suspicions have her wondering if Jared is really dead. Along with her friends, she sets out to find answers, and the investigation leads to an unexpected place: Silo City, an abandoned silo complex that houses as many dark secrets as it does forsaken people.

Very much alive, Jared’s on a mission to save the girl he loves by collaborating with the enemy—a young, brash rock star named Lester Crow who fronts the punk metal band Blood Moon. Continue reading

No True Justice: Witness Protection 2

No True Justice: Witness Protection 2 by H. L. WegleyThe Witness Protection series can be read in any order. They forced her into witness protection, not to protect her, but to silence her.

After testifying in a high-profile case, Gemma Saint, a young intern at an influential media outlet, is forced into WITSEC by corrupt DOJ officials to silence her. When Gemma’s testimony at a retrial threatens their elaborate conspiracy to control the upcoming presidential election, Gemma learns from her WITSEC Inspector her identity was compromised and someone in the DOJ has sent a team to kill her. Continue reading

The Forgotten Note: Book I Adventures of The Para Club Gang

The Forgotten Note: Book I Adventures of The Para Club Gang by Anna MayfairA page-turner with mystery, suspense, and ghosts!

A thriller tale of San Franciscan students who discover an old, hidden note from a Nazi soldier in Paris.

Young, beautiful, and psychic Annette Kings tries to have a normal college life until the day she buys a vintage suitcase in the wine country which is mysteriously connected with her haunting dreams of Paris in the Nazi era. Continue reading

Fate Cuts Both Ways: An Improbable Love Gives and Takes Away

Fate Cuts Both Ways: An Improbable Love Gives and Takes Away by Barbara L.B. StoreyA set designer and a movie star are stranded together in the wilderness after filming.

Upon realizing that no one is coming for them – her car won’t start and he told everyone not to bother him – they decide to rough it out together.

In an unlikely twist of fate, the little moments of smiles, flirting, openness and comfort begin to build into something more. The stranded weekend turns into a romantic fantasy. Continue reading

Butterfly Wish: A Doomed Interracial Love Affair Set in Post War South Korea

Butterfly Wish: A Doomed Interracial Love Affair Set in Post War South Korea by D. Davidson and R. MarcanoButterfly Wish is a story about friendship, love, loyalty and betrayal. But it is mostly about unchecked human behavior in a mecca of sex and violence.

Shane Brennan and Manny Veneto are stationed in the Republic of South Korea in 1963 when suddenly they are dragged into the dark world of sin and exploitation. The two men are serving in the United States Air Force when their world surprisingly changes forever.

Fifty some odd years later they decide to return to South Korea to find forgiveness and resolution to their life-long struggle with guilt. Continue reading

The Shadow’s Secret

The Shadow’s Secret by Anna Casamento ArrigoNunzio is an idealist at heart. His heart swells with passions.

Nunzio’s early years consisted of traveling and developing an appreciation for the people, the nature, and the culture of Italy. His father immersed Nunzio in literature so that even an ordinary day could remind Nunzio of a poem.

While serving as the priest of a small parish in the countryside of Italy, Nunzio’s admiration of beauty gets him into trouble. Mariella, a beautiful woman with great strength and an appreciation for all of the things Nunzio cares about, enters his life, and he calls his holy vows into question. Continue reading

Something in Return

Something in ReturnNineteen-year-old Taylor has life under control, content with a routine of work and casual encounters, until the day a prospective roommate shows up at her apartment and challenges Taylor to share more than just the spare bedroom.

Taylor Silva abides by her own set of rules. She is careful to avoid intimacy and does not allow anyone to get close to her. Continue reading

Portrait (The Arts Series)

Portrait (The Arts Series) by Lily KaySierra Andrews has one hard and fast rule: Never fall in love. Because history has taught her that no attachments equal zero heartache.

If she only could suppress this pesky suspicion that perhaps there is someone she could trust. Thankfully she’s a realist, which means a relationship with Matt Howard would only end in disaster. Why?

He’s a rat-bastard. Continue reading

Forgiven

Forgiven by Theresa HodgeAn emotional story full of love, heartbreak, and betrayal…

****Blake****

Sage was my only love and the only one in my soul. Her love made my every wrong right. She was my first love, and my love for her grew stronger with every breath I took. She made me a better man. In marriage, our hearts became one, and our lives were bonded forever when I promised to hold her close to my heart and remain loyal to only her. But beyond my promises, I made mistakes; I failed my beautiful wife. Still, Sage means the world to me Continue reading

Love’s Chance: Mail Order Bride Romance (Brides and Promises)

Loves Chance Mail Order Bride RomanceWhen Charlotte’s family loses their wealth, she agrees to marry a man she has never met to help him manage a small farm.

The only problem is she has no idea how to cook or clean, and she certainly has no idea how to milk a cow.

Charlotte was given every luxury in life growing up. Although she learned how to appreciate the finer things in life, she never learned how to cook or clean. Those skills didn’t matter because Charlotte knew she would only marry a man that could give her the same type of lifestyle her father had given her. Continue reading

Where the Wild Horses Roam (Wild Horse Westerns)

Where the Wild Horses RoamFrom the author of the bestselling Gideon Johann Western Series comes the new western Where The Wild Horses Roam.

Caleb Berg is wanted by the law in Tennessee. The young widower is forced to leave behind his parents and sister to start a new life in the wide-open west. His adventures along the trail lead him to a horse ranch in the Wyoming Territory.

After Indians killed her daddy, Caroline Langley took over her family’s horse ranch. Continue reading

Liar’s Truth: Love Lies Within

Liars Truth Love Lies Within by K F RichardAnnabelle’s story starts off in the middle of a life changing situation, after ten years of marriage she discovers that her husband isn’t who she thought he was.

Having only one option left she goes to a man who she never thought she would have to ask for help again, the father of her child. There is an awful lot of water under the bridge between them, perhaps too much to wade through. Continue reading

Redemptive Love: A Second Chance Romance Novella (Love Transcends Book 1)

Redemptive Love: A Second Chance Romance Novella (Love Transcends Book 1) by Elle LinderHe gave her a heart-shaped baseball necklace and said he would love her forever. And he did.

Finding out her boyfriend had cheated on her, Kate Valencia finished high school, moved away, and became a force to be reckoned with in marketing. Ten years later, she’s shocked to see her ex-boyfriend Joseph walk past the window of a New York coffee shop.

Joseph played professional baseball for the Mariners. But all the fame, sex, and money never closed the hole left in his heart when Katie said goodbye. A chance reunion in New York City unearths all the old emotions Continue reading

The Earl and The Enchantress (An Enchantress Novel Book 1)

The Earl and The Enchantress (An Enchantress Novel Book 1) by Paullett GoldenNot all scars can be healed with a kiss.

Sebastian Lancaster, Earl of Roddam, harbors a family secret so dark he has forsaken marriage to hide the past. When fate introduces him to Lizbeth, he believes he has met his perfect match—a woman with whom he can share passion without commitment.

Lizbeth Trethow risks everything to follow her heart until Sebastian’s past returns to haunt them. Desperate to hide the blood on his hands, he sabotages their happiness. Everything depends on Lizbeth unraveling the truth and turning this villain into a hero. Continue reading

Shanghai Story: A WWII Drama Trilogy Book One

Shanghai Story: A WWII Drama Trilogy Book One by Alexa Kang Number 1 Best Seller on Amazon.comA WWII saga in the heart of the world’s most decadent city in 1936. Enter the Paris of the East, where one man and one woman strive to hold on to their dreams as the Communists rise and the shadow of Japan closes in.

His country stood on the verge of a new beginning and the gate of hell. The Kuomintang promises the dawn of democracy, but the Communists threaten civil war while Japan’s unbridled ambitions loom. Continue reading

A Family Secret

A Family Secret by Kennedy CrossIt’s been there all along. The truth, hiding in plain sight.

Claire Brooks’ whole world is turned upside-down upon the apparent suicide of her beloved father. With no one to lean on, she only wants to bury herself in her work. But when it looks like the suicide might really be a carefully crafted murder, Claire puts her career as a homicide detective on hold to return home in search of answers. Continue reading

Tiny Poems for Gentle Hearts

Tiny Poems for Gentle Hearts by Isabel ScheckA collection of 150 poems for warming hearts and thawing souls.

Amazon Review:

When I was young poetry comprised a large percentage of my reading and it still does.

When I read poetry I like to look at poetic partnerships such as content, form and structural patterns. But I also appreciate idiosyncrasies, lyrics that stumble, and words that pop out at me. Continue reading

The Road Back

The Road Back by Marla MachadoIt has been a year since Karina Hawkins learned her husband had been killed in the line of duty.

Now as she does her best to raise their young twin daughters alone, Karina decides to return to work in another attempt to rebuild her broken life. But when she arrives at a tech company to begin her new role as general counsel, she has no idea what awaits her inside.

Sawyer Banks has never forgotten Karina. Although he is a man with few regrets, losing the love of his life is one of them. Continue reading

Mail Order Majesty: Clover Lake Grooms Book 1 (Brides of Beckham)

Mail Order Majesty Clover Lake Grooms Book 1Lorraine Vus is a princess who has been promised to an American banking magnate since her childhood. She is looking for adventure and love…not an arranged marriage to a man she hasn’t seen in years.

She travels to America to join her betrothed and quickly realizes that the boy she met and wrote letters to is not the man she is committed to marry. Thanks to a chance meeting with a local matchmaker, Lorraine gets the opportunity for a second chance in the woods of Northern Pennsylvania.  Continue reading

Caught in the Current (Cape Cod Shore Book 2)

Caught in the Current (Cape Cod Shore Book 2) by Charlee JamesRetired Marine Jason Hall is a force to be reckoned with. When his nephew Luke is kidnapped by his fresh-out-of-jail father, he knows there’s one woman he can count on to help in the search.

The last time he saw private investigator Alexandra Macintyre, they were steaming up the windows of her black SUV. Forgetting the scorch of her lips against his hasn’t been easy, but Jay knows the crippling pain of betrayal far too well. Continue reading

Loving Yasmine: Robert & Yasmine (Beyond Granite Falls Book 1)

Loving Yasmine: Robert & Yasmine (Beyond Granite Falls Book 1) by Ana E RossRobert Carter survived an abusive upbringing from an alcoholic father to become one of the most brilliant and successful orthodontists in Boston.

Now, financially secured and emotionally stable, he’s ready to settle down and raise a houseful of kids to prove to himself that he can be a better father than the one who raised him. But the one woman he desires to make his dreams come true has other ideas about love and marriage. Continue reading

Her Lover’s Face

Her Lovers Face by Patricia ElliottIf her husband is rotting in hell, then who is the man standing in front of her with a dead man’s face?

Laryssa Mitchell is one of the lucky ones. The death of her abusive husband finally allows her to live again on her own terms, making her own choices. Her first official decision is to take back what was lost – her independence and her old job. But she soon finds herself in a living nightmare when she meets her new boss. If her husband is rotting in hell, then who is the man standing in front of her with a dead man’s face? Continue reading

Buzzards: Legend of Johnee Crow

Buzzards: Legend of Johnee Crow by M. S. NightingaleThe sun no longer shines in the community of Muskrat. Tempestuous clouds rolled in weeks ago, as buzzards began gathering in alarming numbers, driving citizens indoors.

Investigative journalist Adele Irving travels hundreds of miles to investigate mysterious lights, constant pounding, unrelenting moaning like tortured souls in eternal agony, blood-curdling screams that keep the entire community on edge – and, the disappearing citizens. Continue reading

Before I Knew (The Cabots Book 1)

efore I Knew The Cabots Book 1Author Jamie Beck returns with an engrossing series about family, friendship, and starting over. In this first Cabot novel, a legacy of secrets tests old friends seeking a second chance at life and love.

On the second anniversary of her husband’s suicide, Colby Cabot-Baxter is ready to let go of her grief and the mistakes made during her turbulent marriage. Her fresh start comes in the form of A CertainTea, the restaurant she’s set to open along Lake Sandy, Oregon, with help from her family. Continue reading

His Mate – Howl’s You Doin’?

His Mate - Howl's You Doin'? - Book 1: Paranormal Romantic Comedy by M L BriersWelcome to the His Mate world of Comedy Romance that’ll make you howl with laughter.

Bree is the kind of witch that will throw caution to the wind and try any spell once. Unfortunately, once is enough in this case when she unleashes a spell that brings the wolves to the door – literally.

The alpha is going about his business when all hell breaks loose around him. There are witches on pack land, every single male wolf shifter wants a sniff of them, and mating is in the air, but who will be wooing who? Continue reading