New Romance for December 2017

Posted: February 13, 2018

X = Holiday H = Historical (Regency, medieval…) C = Contemporary O = Multicultural I = Inspirational M = Mystery/Suspense F = Fantasy (dragons, mages, faeries) W = Western S = Supernatural/Paranormal (vampires, werebeasts, psychics) NA=New Adult

In paperback:

Someone to Wed by Mary Balogh (3, Westcott) H
Ready for Wild by Liora Blake (3, Grand Valley) C
Hard Wood by Lauren Blakely (6, Big Rock) C, E
The Right Kind of Rogue by Valerie Bowman (8, Playful Brides) H
The Dog Walker’s Diary by Kathryn Donahue C, M
The Scandalous Flirt by Olivia Drake (6, Cinderella Sisterhood) H
Third Son’s a Charm by Shana Galen (1, The Survivors) H
Between You and Me by Jennifer Gracen (4, The Harrisons) C, X
The Christmas Cowboy Hero by Donna Grant (1, Heart of Texas) C, W, X
Touch of Red by Laura Griffin (12, Tracers) C, M
Welcome to Wishing Bridge by Ruth Logan Herne (1, Wishing Bridge) C, I, X
Duke of Desire by Elizabeth Hoyt (12*, Maiden Lane) H, M
Hooking Up by Helena Hunting (2, Shacking Up) C, E
Wilde in Love by Eloisa James (1, The Wildes of Lindow Castle) H
Nauti Angel by Lora Leigh (4, Nauti Girls) C, M, E
The Bride Who Got Lucky by Janna MacGregor (2, Cavensham Heiresses) H
Sugarplum Way by Debbie Mason (4, Harmony Harbor) C, S, X
Winter Wishes by Fern Michaels, Susan Fox, Jules Bennett, and Leah Marie Brown
(1.5, Blue Moon Harbor) C, X (Pbk-Romance Winter)
(contains Christmas Kisses, Blue Moon Harbor Kisses, Second Chance Christmas, and Finding Colin)
Rough & Tumble by Rhenna Morgan (1, Haven Brotherhood (Men of Haven)) C, E
Wyoming Winter: A Small-Town Christmas Romance by Diana Palmer
(7, Wyoming Men; 17, Long Tall Texans) C, W, X
(contains Wyoming Winter and Christmas Cowboy)
The Engagement Plot by Krista Phillips C, I
Belle by Sarah Price (1, Amish Fairytale Series) C, I
The Scot’s Bride by Paula Quinn (2, Highland Heirs) H, M
Right Where We Belong by Brenda Novak (4, Silver Springs) C
The Texan Duke by Karen Ranney (3, Duke trilogy) H, M
The Red: An Erotic Fantasy by Tiffany Reisz C, E
Christmas in Icicle Falls by Sheila Roberts (11*, Life in Icicle Falls) C, X
Always Red by Isabelle Ronin (2, Chasing Red) C
The House Mate by Kendall Ryan (3, Roommates) C, E
The Soul Mate by Kendall Ryan (4, Roommates) C, E
Most of All You by Mia Sheridan C
A Daring Arrangement by Joanna Shupe (1, The Four Hundred) H
Acting on Impulse by Mia Sosa (1, Love on Cue) C, O
Laws of Attraction by Sarah Title (3, Librarians in Love) C, M
325 First Fights by E. L. Todd (2, First) C, E
Out of the Ordinary by Jen Turano (2, Apart from the Crowd) H, I
The Right Kind of Reckless by Heather Van Fleet (2, Reckless Hearts) C
The Road Home by Margaret Way C, M
Call to Redemption by Tawny Weber (3*, Team Poseidon) C, M
Christmastime Cowboy by Maisey Yates (13:4, Copper Ridge: The Donnellys and 0.5, Gold Valley) C, W, X
(contains Christmastime Cowboy and Cowboy Christmas Blues)

In LGBT Romance:
(Shelved with the paperback romances, with a rainbow-heart genre label. Call # begins with “LGBT.”)

Rank and File by L. A. Witt (4, Anchor Point) C, M/M, E

Other new titles of interest:

Breach of Containment by Elizabeth Bonesteel (3, Central Corps) SF, M (SF Bonesteel)
The Long Past & Other Stories by Ginn Hale F, O, W, F/F (Fantasy Hale)
The Austen Escape by Katherine Reay C, I (Fiction Reay)
The Goblins of Bellwater by Molly Ringle F, C (Fantasy Ringle)
The Tiger’s Daughter by K. Arsenault Rivera (1, Their Bright Ascendency) F, S, F/F, O (Fantasy Rivera)