Whoa! Over 100 of you filled out yesterday’s quiz on your romance reading! You go!

I’ll be sharing your responses over the next week.

Here are your choices for:

Out of all the romances you have read in the past 12 months, which is your favorite?

There were several books that appeared several times: The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary (six), A Heart of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane (five), and Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews (five). Almost all the subgenres got a shout out–your choices are wonderfully diverse!


 Captive of a Fairytale Barbarian by Elizabeth Gannon
Thrown off the Ice by Taylor Fitzpatrick
With My Whole Heart by MariaLisa deMora and Reckless At Heart by Zoe York
A Dangerous Kind of Lady by Mia Vincy
A Dangerous Kind of Lady by Mia Vincy
A Heart of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane
A Heart of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane
A Heart of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane
A Negotiated Marriage by Noelle Adams
About That Night by Julie James
After Felix by Lily Morton
Highland Promise by Alyson McLayne
An Extraordinary Union by Alyssa Cole
Angel in a Devil’s Arms (The Palace of Rogues) by  Julie Anne Long
Billionaire’s Fake Fiancee by Annika Martin
Boss in the Bedsheets by Kate Canterbary
Bound by Your Touch by Meredith Duran
Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall
Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall (Contemporary)

The Sugared Game by KJ Charles (Historical)

The Same Breath by Gregory Ashe (Suspense)

Bringing Down the Duke by Evie Dunmore
Common Goal by Rachel Reid
Cruel Prince by Holly Black
Dancing on the Wind by Mary Jo Putney
Desperate Duchesses by Eloisa James
Devil’s Daughter by Lisa Kleypas
Dirty Letters by Vi Keeland & Penelope Ward
Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews
Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews
Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews

Archangel’s War by Nalini Singh

Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
Fool Me Twice by Meredith Duran
Freedom’s Price by Jenna Kernan
Hands Down by Mariana Zapata
Heated Rivalry  by Rachel Reid
Her Favorite Rival by Sarah Mayberry
The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black
I’m not sure. I haven’t been able to do a lot of reading lately, but I did enjoy The Governess Game by Tessa Dare. I also like Susan Elizabeth Phillips and Lisa Kleypas.
If by ‘Favorite’ you mean ‘book I have re-read most often in the past 12 month,’ it is Think of England by KJ Charles.
Emerald Blaze by Ilona Andrews
Hidden Legacy series by Ilona Andrews
Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews
Iron and Magic by Ilona Andrews
It Had to Be You by SEP.  I have been doing a lot of re-reading and started listening to audio more.
Bet Me by Jennifer Crusie
Joanna Bourne

Ilona Andrews

Joanna Bourne
The Madness of Miss Grey by Julia Bennett
Bench Player by Julianna Keyes
Just A Heartbeat Away by Cara Bastone
Just a Heartbeat Away by Cara Bastone
Lady Luck by Kristen Ashley
Lead Me Back by CD Reiss
Lisa Kleypas
Marriage of Inconvenience by Penny Reid
A Heart Of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane
Milla Vane’s The Gathering of Dragons series, Laura Thalassa’s The Bargainer trilogy and her Horsemen of Apocalypse series, Dana Marton’s The Hardstorm trilogy, Julianna Keyes’ All The Missing Pieces
The Lost Letter by Mimi Mathews
Only Mostly Devastated by Sophie Gonzales
Party of Two by Jasmine Guillory
Queen Move by Kennedy Ryan. Despite not usually liking the tropes, I loved this friends-to-lovers/second chance contemporary romance — it made me cry a little!
Radiance by Grace Draven
Couldn’t choose.
Sebastian St. Cyr books by C.S. Harris
Sex, Straight Up by Kathleen O’Reilly
Simona Ahrnstedt
The Englishman’s Bride by Sophie Weston
Stages of the Heart by Jo Goodman
Sweep of the Blade – Ilona Andrews; Heart of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane
Take a Hint, Dani Brown  by Talia Hibbert
Get a Life, Chloe Brown by Talia Hibbert
Tallowwood by N. R. Walker
Ten Things I Hate About the Duke by Loretta Chase
The Beast of Beswick by Amalie Howard
The Blacksmith Queen by G. A. Aiken
The Blood of Roses by Marsha Canham
The Duke Who Didn’t by Courtney Milan.
The Earl I Ruined by Scarlett Peckham
The Flatshare by Beverly O’Leary
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
The Flatshare by Beth O’Leary
The House in the Cerulean Sea by TJ Klune
The Magnolia Sword by Sherry Thomas
The Magnolia Sword by Sherry Thomas
The Marigold Chain by Stella Riley
The Missing Pieces Trilogy by N.R. Walker
The Player Next Door by K.A. Tucker

(I also really liked Bench Player by Julianna Keyes)

The Same Breath by Gregory Ashe
The Simple Wild by K.A. Tucker (Honorable Mentions: The Bookish Life of Nina Hill by Abbi Waxman; Love Lettering by Kate Clayborn; Beach Read by Emily Henry; Twenties Girl by Sophie Kinsella)
The Switch by Beth O’Leary
The Wallflower Wager by Tessa Dare
This is sad, but I don’t have one.
Tie between The Widow of Rose House by Diana Biller and Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors by Sonali Dev
Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho
Ties That Tether by Jane Igharo
Two Rogues Make a Right by Cat Sebastian
What You Wish For by Katherine Center
Without You by Marley Valentine
Xeni by Rebekah Weatherspoon
You Deserve Each Other by Sarah Hogel
Zemindar by Valerie Fitzgerald