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This week is all about the romance- it can be fave hate-to-love romances, insta-loves, slow burn- you name it. I decided to just go with ten favorite romances I've read recently (more or less), and since I prefer the slow burn variety they probably tend that way, although not all of them necessarily. So here are my picks.
Doran and Solara were a great hate-to-love couple, and as much as I couldn't stand Doran at first I was kinda rooting for him at the end. Nice job Melissa Landers!
Rosemary/ Sissix and Ashby/ Pei. I thought the first one was done so delicately, handled so well... you know what I mean if you've read it. And Ashby/ Pei I was just rooting for them.
Cath and Levi.
Alex and Ada.
Morgaine and Vanye.
Verity and Dominic are fun.
I'd be remiss if i didn't include Ellison and Anarchy Jones- or is it Hunter Tafft? Elly just can't make her mind up...
Sarah and Ethan.
Georgie and Wyatt.
I loved Solara and Doran's relationship because it just felt so realistic, the way it progressed!ReplyDelete
I agree! I'd like to see more of them in Starfall even though I know they're not the focus. The relationships in Long Way are pretty good for a space opera.Delete
The relationship in Long Way was great! And you really make me want to read Alex and Ada, I keep finding it in your posts! Hope you're having a great week.ReplyDelete
I hope you do! It's great.Delete
I need to read Starflight still. So many to catch up on. But I LOVE Fangirl! My Top TenReplyDelete
I liked Fangirl. And Starflight is awesome.Delete
I love the slow burn type of romance, so thanks for this list. I had only heard of one of these books before.ReplyDelete
I a lot this week too that I was unfamilar with. :)Delete
I'm a sap for a good romance, and all of these are new to me, so thank you!ReplyDelete
Oh I love Cath and Levi. Super cute. I really have to get to The Long Way. Great list!!ReplyDelete
Long Way definitely worth a read. And I loved Cath and Levi. :)Delete
I avoid romance wherever possible so I'm not likely to go looking at any of these! I did try the Seanan McGuire one and it was ok but I'm not a fan of the author's writing in general. Not sure why but just not my thing! Nice to see a non instaluv list though!ReplyDelete
If you like space and SF you might like A Long Way. It was really quite good.Delete
Ah I really need to read these books! Glad you enjoyed the romances :)ReplyDelete
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they're all good!!!Delete
I just bought Starflight last week. I'm excited to finally read it!ReplyDelete
Oh I hope you like it. I thought it was quite good.Delete
Cath and Levi are for sure one of my favorite romances out there! :)ReplyDelete
Yep, one of my faves too.Delete
I actually haven't read any of these, but I'm especially curious to read Starflight! Fabulous list :DReplyDelete
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starflight is good. And Long Way is fabulous!!Delete
Great list! I haven't read any of these either. I'm hoping to get to the Starflight series soon and I've also heard good things about Alex and Ada.ReplyDelete
I liked alex and Ada a lot.Delete
I can't believe I haven't read Starflight yet! I always like your lists, you always add unique books!ReplyDelete
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Fangirl was a favorite the year I read the book.ReplyDelete
Fangirl and The Deep End are both on my TBR. I have got to get to those this year! Great list as always!ReplyDelete
Oh The Deep end I push that as much as I can!Delete
I haven't yet read any of these, Greg, but they are all on my TBR list or wish list. You have such good taste! I tend to favor the slow burn romance too. Thanks for sharing!ReplyDelete
Thank you! And slow burn is the best.Delete
I've only read Fangirl Greg but I agree with you 100% I WILL read The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet ASAP though ;)ReplyDelete
Oh please do, I'd love to see what you think!Delete
I just bought the Alex + Ada collection! Can't wait to dive in. :DReplyDelete
Ooh I hope you like it!!Delete
I am really tempted to buy all of Alex + Ada, I have been seeing it everywhere recently and it looks soooooo good.ReplyDelete
Alex and Ada was quite good. Nice graphic novel.Delete
I haven't heard of Sanctuary Bay, I'm going to look it up now! Hope you enjoy Valentine's Day!ReplyDelete
I liked Sanctuary Bay a lot. It's a YA with a nice creepy SF vibe.Delete
I've only read starflight and fangirl from your list but I loved the romance in both of them, even though Doran was a jerk at the start! Great post!ReplyDelete
Doran was a jerk! Ha ha!Delete
I need to read some of these. I do agree with Fangirl though - loved Cath and Levi.ReplyDelete
Cath and Levi are such a great pair! :)ReplyDelete
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Solara and Doran are definitely my favorite couple that I've read recently! That romance was written so perfectly AND it's a bonus that it all happens amidst such a fun plot!ReplyDelete
I'm a slow burn fan myself and I love that you included The Deep End. I normally can't stand love triangles but I'm okay with this one and I can't make up my mind about Anarchy and Hunter either so I don't blame Ellison a bit!ReplyDelete
Slow burn romances are my favorite! I haven't read anything by Melissa Landers yet; Starflight sounds like a good place to start!ReplyDelete
Discount Armageddon! I so agree with that romance -- it's so well done!ReplyDelete
I just bought Starflight recently but haven't gotten a chance to read it yet. Now I'm even more excited! Fangirl is one of my favs too! I love Rainbow Rowell. Great list!ReplyDelete
I haven't read any of these books yet. But since I love romance novels I really like the sound of these books. Fangirl has been on my TBR list for a while.ReplyDelete
Cath and Levi are definitely favorites of mine. I also keep hearing good things about Starflight so may give that one a try as I do find the hate-to-love relationships pretty entertaining.ReplyDelete
I have not read ANY of these because I fail, BUT I just bought Starflight and The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet (thanks, tax return!) so I am excited about those, especially since the romances are so great! And I should probably read Fangirl soon. Because I may be the only person left who hasn't bwhaha. Great picks!ReplyDelete
I've heard really good things about Melissa's books (her earlier series specifically), but haven't read any of her books. Always, Rainbow's books are in the same category (heard a lot), so thanks for the reminder. :)ReplyDelete
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Even though Fangirl wasn't really for me, Levi was certainly a cutie.ReplyDelete
Rosemary and Sissix were such a delight to read about! Now you've got me super eager to read Starfall and A School for Unusual Girls, which both look awesome. :)ReplyDelete
I haven't read any of the ones that you've featured here, but Sanctuary Bay sounds intriguing!ReplyDelete
I love Fangirl!! I really should re-read it. I've heard great things about Starflight and The Long Way...sounds amazing. Great list, Greg!ReplyDelete
FAN GIRL!!! YES!!! I am a huge Rainbow Rowell Fan. I have met her 3 times. I was not a huge fan of the off shoot book Carry On. But I think I am in the minority there.ReplyDelete
A lot of books on here I've not heard of but I am completely with you on Cath and levi, I love them together. Also, Rosemary and Sissix and Ashby and Pei. I mean, the relationships in general in Long Way were great but the romantic ones were also really good. They were just different and weren't forced on you.ReplyDelete
I couldn't do this prompt because of my romance allergy. XDReplyDelete