Book Recommendations

If you are new to the romance genre or are looking to try something new, here's a list of FANTASTIC books that will hopefully help you narrow down your search.
(* indicates my personal favorites)

Contemporary Romance

Firefighters of Station 5 - Jo Davis
Trial by Fire
Under Fire
Hidden Fire
Line of Fire
Ride the Fire


The Brown Siblings series - Lauren Dane
Laid Bare*
Coming Undone
Inside Out
Never Enough

Sinners on Tour series - Olivia Cunning
Backstage Pass
Rock Hard

Rough Riders series - Lorelei James
Long Hard Ride
Rode Hard, Put Up Wet
Cowgirl Up and Ride
Tied Up, Tied Down
Rouch, Raw, and Ready
Branded as Trouble
Strong, Silent Type (Wild Ride anthology)
Should Been a Cowboy
                             All Jacked Up
                             Raising Kane
                             Slow Ride
                             Cowgirls Don't Cry
                             Chasin' Eight
                             Cowboy Casanova
                             Kissin' Tell (May 2012)
                             Gone Country (November 2012)
                             Redneck Romeo (May 2013)

Magnus Pack series - Shelly Laurenston
Pack Challenge
Go Fetch!
Here Kitty, Kitty
Miss Congeniality (When He Was Bad anthology)

Paranormal Romance

The Black Dagger Brotherhood - J.R. Ward
Dark Lover*
Lover Eternal
Lover Awakened
Lover Revealed
Lover Unbound
Lover Enshrined
Lover Avenged
Lover Mine
                             Lover Unleashed
                             Lover Reborn (March 27, 2012)

Demonica series - Larissa Ione
Pleasure Unbound*
Desire Unchained
Passions Unleashed
Ecstasy Unveiled
Sin Undone

Night Huntress Series - Jeaniene Frost
Halfway to the Grave
One Foot in the Grave*
At Grave's End
Destined for an Early Grave
This Side of the Grave
One Grave at a Time

Immortals After Dark - Kresley Cole
A Hunger Like No Other
No Rest for the Wicked
Wicked Deeds on a Winter's Night
Dark Needs at Night's Edge
Dark Desires After Dusk
Kiss of a Demon King*
Deep Kiss of Winter
Pleasure of a Dark Prince
                             Demon From the Dark*
                             Dreams of a Dark Warrior
                             Lothaire (January 10, 2012)

Lords of the Underworld series - Gena Showalter
The Darkest Night
The Darkest Kiss
The Darkest Pleasure*
The Darkest Whisper
The Darkest Passion
The Darkest Lie
The Darkest Secret
The Darkest Surrender
                             The Darkest Seduction (February 21, 2012)

The Midnight Breed series - Lara Adrian
Kiss of Midnight
Kiss of Crimson
Midnight Awakening
Midnight Rising
Veil of Midnight*
Ashes of Midnight
Shades of Midnight
Taken by Midnight
                             Deeper Than Midnight
                             Darker After Midnight (January 24, 2011)

Dragon Kin series - G.A. Aiken
Dragon Actually*
About A Dragon*
What a Dragon Should Know
Last Dragon Standing
The Dragon Who Loved Me
How to Drive a Dragon Crazy (September 4, 2012)

Pride series - Shelly Laurenston
The Mane Event
The Beast in Him
The Mane Attraction
The Mane Squeeze
Beast Behaving Badly
Big Bad Beast
Bear Meets Girl (March 27, 2012)

Sci-fi/Futuristic Romance

The League series - Sherrilyn Kenyon
Born of Night*
Born of Fire
Born of Ice
Fire & Ice (In Other Worlds anthology)
Born of Shadows
Born of Silence (May 1, 2012)


The Iron Seas series - Meljean Brook
Here There Be Monsters (Burning Up anthology)
The Iron Duke
Heat of Steel

Urban Fantasy

Fever series - Karen Marie Moning

Young Adult

The Mortal Instrument series - Cassandra Clare
City of Bones
City of Ashes
City of Glass*
City of Fallen Angels
City of Lost Souls (May 8, 2012)
City of Heavenly Fire (September 1, 2013)

Vampire Academy series- Richelle Mead
Vampire Academy
Shadow Kiss
Blood Promise
Spirit Bound
Last Sacrifice

The Hunger Games series - Suzanne Collins
The Hunger Games
Catching Fire