These books focus on romantic love and its obstacles, from classic to contemporary works. Happy endings not guaranteed!
Books in this category combine suspense with the development of a romantic relationship between the main characters. A happily ever after (HEA) is likely.
PARANORMAL ROMANCE (includes Futuristic Romance)
Rooted in Gothic fiction, paranormal romance deals primarily with relationships but also includes elements of fantasy, science fiction and/or horror. A happily ever after (HEA) is likely.
Books in this category combine elements of romance and historical fiction. A happily ever after (HEA) is likely.
Books in this category are set in the time in which they are written (typically post-World War II). A happily ever after (HEA) is likely.
More Reading Ideas
For more recommendations of Romance novels, see the Romance blog hosted by Kirkus Reviews. Note: if we don't have a particular book in our collection, we can probably get it for you! Just ask a Reference librarian for help.
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