Make Mine

Make Mine…Romance

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The romance novel, in its familiar form, is a celebration of falling in love.  Generally the lovers will encounter obstacles along the way, but in the end, the problems have been solved, the struggles overcome, and there is a happy and satisfying ending.  There are many subgenres to romance, including contemporary, historical, and romantic suspense.  No matter what kind of love you like to read about, there is an author or novel out there for your tastes.

If you enjoy stories of people falling in love, the following authors tend to write in the romance genre:

Victoria Alexander
Mary Balogh
Jo Beverley
Robyn Carr
Loretta Chase
Marion Chesney
Jennifer Crusie
Janet Dailey
Suzanne Enoch
Anne Gracie
Irene Hannon
Robin Lee Hatcher
Dee Henderson
Georgette Heyer
Eloisa James
Sherrilyn Kenyon
Sophie Kinsella
Mindy Klasky
Lisa Kleypas
Jayne Ann Krentz
Stephanie Laurens
Johanna Lindsey
Debbie Macomber
Susan Mallery
Linda Lael Miller
Victoria Christopher Murray
Tracie Peterson
Susan Elizabeth Phillips
Mary Jo Putney
Amanda Quick
Julia Quinn
Francis Ray
Sheila Roberts
LaVyrle Spencer
Danielle Steel
Kathleen Woodiwiss
Read-a-Likes

Read-a-Likes: Danielle Steel

If you like Danielle Steel’s heartwarming, fast-paced romantic tales with strong protagonists, try these authors:

Barbara Taylor Bradford
Diane Chamberlain
Jackie Collins
Barbara Delinsky
Eileen Goudge
Fern Michaels
Belva Plain
Luanne Rice
Nora Roberts
LaVyrle Spencer
Nancy Thayer

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Read-a-Likes

Read-a-Likes: Debbie Macomber

If you like Debbie Macomber’s contemporary romances and novels of women’s lives with  domestic settings and sympathetic heroines, try these authors:

Mary Kay Andrews
Donna Ball
Robyn Carr
Jennifer Chiaverini
Lori Copeland
Barbara Delinsky
Richard Paul Evans
Dorothy Garlock
Kristin Hannah
Jan Karon
Susan Mallery
Fern Michaels
LaVyrle Spencer
Susan Wiggs
Sherryl Woods

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