2011 Annual Reader Poll Results (for 2010 Releases)

Please click the accompanying article for comments from the winning authors and our short commentary on this year’s poll.

(If there are multiple honorable mentions, they are listed in vote order unless they are a tie)

Best 2010 Romance Novels

Best 2010 Characters

  • Best Romance Hero :-  Leo Hathaway in Married by Morning, Lisa Kleypas
  • Best Romance Heroine :- Olivia Wingate-Carsington in Last Night’s Scandal by Loretta Chase
  • Honorable Mentions :- Margeurite de Fleurignac in The Forbidden Rose by Joanna Bourne, Beatrix Hathaway in Love in the Afternoon by Lisa Kleypas
  • Most Tortured Hero :- Captain Christopher Phelan in Love in the Afternoon, Lisa Kleypas
  • Honorable Mention :- Malkom Slaine in Demon from the Dark, Kresley Cole
  • Most Kickass Heroine :- Elena Deveraux in Archangel’s Kiss by Nalini Singh
  • Best Romance Couple :-Olivia Wingate-Carsington and Peregrine Dalmay, Earl of Lisle in Last Night’s Scandal by Loretta Chase
  • Most Disappointing Romance  :- Patience, Lisa Valdez

2011 Annual Reader Poll Commentary

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