Whether you’re bringing someone home to meet the family for the first time, snuggling up on the couch solo with hot coco, or spending time with your long-time partner, the holidays are the perfect time to wrap yourself in a blanket and get lost in a romance. These tales of love and lust are sure to warm you up on a cold winter’s day! So go ahead- check out one of our 7 best romances to warm you up this holiday season.
Sense and Sensuality by Alicia Quigley
“What happens when the immovable, sensible Caroline meets the irresistible, sensual Tristan? Will he ignite passion’s fires within her, giving her the release she needs?
Will she bring him the contentment and love he so deeply desires? And just what is Lady Manning up to this time?”
This Georgian Romance is sure to light some sensual sparks!
The Key to Her Heart by Catherine Herzog
“Patrick Rueschel is the boy Anna left back home when she ran away. He promises new life and love, but between her dark secrets in California and her father’s vow of revenge on The Rueschel family, Anna realizes there is no way for Patrick to be part of her life.
Yet as her life spirals deep into an abyss she doesn’t know how to escape, Patrick may be the only thing standing between her and complete destruction. Is his love strong enough to save her?
Or must she run away once more—and leave everything she loves behind?”
Follow Anna on an adventure of dark twists and turns- and the decision of a lifetime.
Dancing to an Irish Reel by Claire Fullerton
“When Hailey meets a famous Irish traditional musician named Liam Hennessey, a confusing relationship begins, which Hailey thinks may be the result of differing cultural nuances, for Liam is married to the music, and so unbalanced at the prospect of love, that he won’t come closer nor completely go away.
And so begins the push and pull of an attraction that Hailey struggles to decipher.
Thankfully, a handful of local friends come to her aid, and Hailey comes to love and understand a land and its people with more charm than she ever imagined.”
You’re sure to get lost in the cadence of this love story that harbors a deep musical passion.
Seaglass by Chris Bridges
“Maddie and Knox meet and embark on a sweet romance, but it’s not long before the issues that they’ve both buried rise to the surface and refuse to be ignored.
The baggage they carry is significant and they both must decide if they are brave enough to be truly honest about who they are and who they will become.”
Maddie and Knox are each on their own adventures of personal healing-but is the love of one another just the thing to do the trick?
A Soldier’s Promise by Angelica Kate
“Darby is the all-American girl that her fiancé left behind to serve on a covert military team. Engaged to be married that summer when he returned she is knee deep in getting her organic produce and therapeutic horse farm operation off the ground.
She is busy working toward her goals when the first letter is delivered by impersonal military personnel ending her dreams of the marriage she had planned since high school.
The next three envelopes will be from members of her fiancé’s team, all making good on a promise they made him.
One of those letters will bring the loner Ryker to her doorstep for one surprising month.”
Another tale of loss and redemption to inspire you during this snowy season- fall in love with the ways in which Darby and Ryker are able to help one another.
Buenos Dias Lucy London by Iza Macleod
“British girl Lucy has an unexpected time of her life in Buenos Aires meeting new friends from all over the world with whom she parties the night away while trying to learn Spanish by day.
It’s not all excitement though – while revelling in the foreign adventure, Lucy soon becomes mesmerised by her surroundings and a certain Porteño. Polo, Tango, asados and mate – Lucy samples all things Argentine, before briefly stopping at other international destinations on her way home.
Though Lucy feels very much at home back in England, she can’t completely let go of her time in Argentina and she needs to decide where – and with whom – her heart really belongs.”
Let yourself be enraptured in Lucy’s tale of love, passion- and finding a home away from away.
Keeper of the Stone by Lynn Wood
“A lovely Saxon lady. A fierce Norman knight. Can an innocent maid’s gentle surrender quench the fire raging in the heart of a brutal warrior knight?
Young, lovely Lady Rhiann of Saxony is captured by the brutal Norman invaders after the fall of her father’s estates and is taken to London at the command of the Norman Duke William who would be king.
By the king’s command she is wed to his loyal vassal, Nathan, who was awarded her father’s estates as a reward for his faithful service.”
This is the perfect romance to read after you finish binge watching Game of Thrones on the couch-exciting, lustful, and full of twists and turns.