Friday, June 29, 2012

Best Romance Novel: The Measure of Katie Calloway

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Are you looking for a great romance novel to read? This blog, in association with the website Best Romance Novels Today, is dedicated to posting the best romance novels we can find anywhere on the internet.

We search to find top romance novels by researching respected, independent review sites, and we combine that with research at Amazon, also. We consider books from large publishers, and also gems from the small presses. Each book posted has earned a five star review from a respected reviewer. In addition, we check that novel's average star ranking on Amazon. If a book earns 5 stars from both sources (or averages 4 1/2 stars with at least 15+ reviews on Amazon), we post it here. Enjoy!

top christian romance novel, the measure of katie calloway, serena b millerThe Measure of Katie Calloway
Serena B. Miller
Revell, 2011
Best Inspirational romance

...she flees north to protect herself and her young brother

The Civil War has ended, but in Katie Calloway's Georgia home conflict still rages. To protect herself and her young brother from her violent and unstable husband, she flees north, finding anonymity and sanctuary as the cook in a Northwoods lumber camp. The camp owner, Robert Foster, wonders if the lovely woman he's hired has the grit to survive the never-ending work and harsh conditions of a remote pine forest in winter. Katie wonders if she can keep her past a secret from a man she is slowly growing to love. More...

Five Stars
“...awesome...” – Joy, A Romance Review …full book review

Friday, June 22, 2012

Best Romance Novel: The Darkest Surrender

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Are you looking for a great romance novel to read? This blog, in association with the website Best Romance Novels Today, is dedicated to posting the best romance novels we can find anywhere on the internet.

We search to find top romance novels by researching respected, independent review sites, and we combine that with research at Amazon, also. We consider books from large publishers, and also gems from the small presses. Each book posted has earned a five star review from a respected reviewer. In addition, we check that novel's average star ranking on Amazon. If a book earns 5 stars from both sources (or averages 4 1/2 stars with at least 15+ reviews on Amazon), we post it here. Enjoy!

best paranormal romance novel, the darkest surrender, gena showalterThe Darkest Surrender
Gena Showalter
HQN Books, 2011
Best Paranormal romance

...she tempts him to the razor’s edge of surrender.

Possessed by the demon of Defeat, Strider cannot lose a challenge without suffering unimaginable pain. For him, nothing stands in the way of victory. Until Kaia, an enchanting Harpy, tempts him to the razor's edge of surrender.

Known among her people as The Disappointment, Kaia must bring home the gold in the Harpy Games or die. Strider is a distraction she can't afford because he has an agenda of his own—steal first prize, an ancient godly artifact, before the winner can be named. But as the competition heats up, only one prize will matter—the love neither had thought possible.… More...

Best Book
“... a great love story...” – Peppermint, Long and Short Reviews …full book review

Friday, June 15, 2012

Best Romance Novels: Love on the Line

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Are you looking for a great romance novel to read? This blog, in association with the website Best Romance Novels Today, is dedicated to posting the best romance novels we can find anywhere on the internet.

We search to find top romance novels by researching respected, independent review sites, and we combine that with research at Amazon, also. We consider books from large publishers, and also gems from the small presses. Each book posted has earned a five star review from a respected reviewer. In addition, we check that novel's average star ranking on Amazon. If a book earns 5 stars from both sources (or averages 4 1/2 stars with at least 15+ reviews on Amazon), we post it here. Enjoy!

greatest inspirational romance novel, love on the line, deeanne gistLove on the Line
Deeanne Gist
Bethany House Publishers, 2011
Best Inspirational romance

It's a Battle of Wills...

Rural switchboard operator Georgie Gail is proud of her independence in a man's world...which makes it twice as vexing when the telephone company sends a man to look over her shoulder.

Dashing Luke Palmer is more than he appears though. He's a Texas Ranger working undercover to infiltrate a notorious gang of train robbers. Repairing telephones and tangling with this tempestuous woman are the last things he wants to do. More...


5 Stars

Friday, June 8, 2012

Best Romance Novels: Lucky in Love

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Are you looking for a great romance novel to read? This blog, in association with the website Best Romance Novels Today, is dedicated to posting the best romance novels we can find anywhere on the internet.

We search to find top romance novels by researching respected, independent review sites, and we combine that with research at Amazon, also. We consider books from large publishers, and also gems from the small presses. Each book posted has earned a five star review from a respected reviewer. In addition, we check that novel's average star ranking on Amazon. If a book earns 5 stars from both sources (or averages 4 1/2 stars with at least 15+ reviews on Amazon), we post it here. Enjoy!

best contemporary romance novel, lucky in love, jill shalvisLucky in Love
(A Lucky Harbor Novel)

Jill Shalvis
Forever, 2012
Best Contemporary romance

... she'd like to take a risk on Mr. Wrong.

Mallory Quinn has had enough of playing it safe. As a nurse and devoted daughter, she takes care of everyone but herself. And as the local good girl, she's expected to date Mr. Right. But for once, she'd like to take a risk on Mr. Wrong. And who could be more wrong than Ty Garrison? The mysterious new guy in town has made it clear that he's only passing through, which suits Mallory just fine. Besides, his lean, hard body and sexy smile will give her plenty to remember once he's gone . . .

For the first time in his life, Ty can't bear to leave. Helping this sexy seductress-in-training walk on the wild side is making him desire things he shouldn?t?including leaving the military for good. As their just-for-fun fling becomes something more, Mallory and Ty wonder if they could really be this lucky in love. More...

Five Stars--Perfect 10
“...steams up the pages...” – Patti Fischer, Romance Reviews Today …full book review

Friday, June 1, 2012

Best Romance Novels: How the Marquess Was Won

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Are you looking for a great romance novel to read? This blog, in association with the website Best Romance Novels Today, is dedicated to posting the best romance novels we can find anywhere on the internet.

We search to find top romance novels by researching respected, independent review sites, and we combine that with research at Amazon, also. We consider books from large publishers, and also gems from the small presses. Each book posted has earned a five star review from a respected reviewer. In addition, we check that novel's average star ranking on Amazon. If a book earns 5 stars from both sources (or averages 4 1/2 stars with at least 15+ reviews on Amazon), we post it here. Enjoy!

top historical romance novel, how the marquess was won, julie anne longHow the Marquess Was Won
(Pennyroyal Green Series)

Julie Anne Long
Avon, 2011
Best Historical romance

The Scandal Sheets call him Lord Ice.

Ruthless, cold, precise, Julian Spenser, Marquess Dryden, tolerates only the finest— in clothes, in horseflesh, in mistresses. And now he’s found the perfect bride, the one whose dowry will restore his family’s shattered legacy and bring him peace at last: the exquisite heiress Lisbeth Redmond.

She's about to play with fire...

But one unforgettable encounter with Lisbeth’s paid companion, Phoebe Vale, and the Marquess is undone. This quiet girl with the wicked smile and a wit to match is the first person to see through the icy fa├žade to the fiery man beneath. But their irresistible attraction is a torment as sweet as it is dangerous... More...

Top Pick
“...out of this world!” – Melanie Friedman, Romance Reader at Heart …full book review