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    There are so many reasons why we read romance. Whether it’s for the promise of a happily-ever-after or a scandalous pairing of two people from different worlds, we can’t stop reading after the final chapter. It’s an obsession that costs more than just time ...

    Which is why we’ve uncovered a slew of new books at an unbeatable price: FREE. From Mr. Darcy to the Rescue, a captivating Jane Austen spin-off, to the hilarious romantic comedy Hitched, there are tons of free love stories for your reading pleasure.

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    Buy The Shoes Come First: A Jennifer Cloud Novel at Amazon

    The Shoes Come First: A Jennifer Cloud Novel

    By Janet Leigh

    This is the first book in the Jennifer Cloud Series and is full of time travel, Scottish hunks, race car drivers, and adventure. When Jennifer Cloud receives a birthday gift from her aunt that transports her back to 16th century Scotland, a handsome Scottish man changes her life. But Jennifer soon runs into trouble while time traveling, and must risk everything to save someone dear to her.

    If you love travel books, historical fiction, and strong female protagonists, look no further! It is a lighthearted summer read that is filled with historical fantasy, time travel, suspense, and romance that will have you at the edge of your seat. The character and their vessels are hilarious, especially the shoe loving heroine who make the time traveling adventures exhilarating. Follow Jennifer as she travels through time—and love.

    The Shoes Come First: A Jennifer Cloud Novel

    By Janet Leigh

    Buy A Mail-Order Heart at Amazon

    A Mail-Order Heart

    By Janelle Daniels

    Clara Stewart had planned to marry her mail-order groom Ivan, but he dies before her arrival, leaving behind not only her, but eight other fiancées. Town Sheriff Sawyer Morrison had a quiet life, but when these nine women arrive, his once calm life turns chaotic. And when Clara, now the love of his life, is in trouble, he must choose between his tranquil past life or a future with her.

    This is another story with a strong female protagonist! Clara looks after the brides after they move into Ivan's house and make sure to maintain the peace within the various personalities. It is well written with a fantastic plot that contains suspense, surprises, and humor. A great read for fans of Western Romance as we follow Clara and Sawyer. Will they be drawn closer together or pushed further a part?

    A Mail-Order Heart

    By Janelle Daniels

    Buy An Unlikely Match (The Match Series Book 1) at Amazon

    An Unlikely Match (The Match Series Book 1)

    By Barbara Dunlop

    From USA Today bestselling author Barbara Dunlop comes a light-hearted contemporary romance about senior citizens who play cupid with the hearts of their grandkids. The match consists of 27-year-old Morgan Holbrook, the grandson of JW, a retired general, and 22-year-old Amelia Camden, the grandniece of Hannah, a bubbly, beautiful woman. Amelia is upbeat, fun, and artistic while Morgan is the proverbial "rocket scientist" with an athletic side. The senior matchmakers arrange to have Amelia and Morgan living in condos in the same building in order to get them together. Will there plan work? Will opposites attract or will it draw them away from each other?

    This would make a great addition to your New Adult category as it is funny and emotional as we follow Morgan and Amelia. The characters are mature, the hero and heroine are impressive throughout the story as they transcend their personas and discover more about themselves and each other. Because the book is written through multiple perspectives, the reader can connect deeply with the characters as they get to know each other better.


    An Unlikely Match (The Match Series Book 1)

    By Barbara Dunlop

    Buy Second Summer at Amazon

    Second Summer

    By Shirleen Davies

    Unlike his close friend Annie, a widow, Heath MacLaren of the powerful MacLaren Cattle Company has never been in love. Heath has witnessed love through the relationship between his younger brother, Jace, and his wife, Caroline. He wants what they share but can't seem the right person, the right companion. Annie has mourned her husband's death for more than two years but it might be time to come out of her shell and her home. The platonic friendship Annie and Heath share eventually blossoms into romance. In this friends-turned-lovers tale, the two must decide what they’re willing to risk for a love that can move mountains.

    This story tackles real romantic issues we face: losing a loved one and the lack of love. It's a story about second chances that might be worth the risk. Through Annie and Heath we live vicariously as they learn from their mistakes. You'll laugh, you'll cry so hold on tight and enjoy the ride! 

    Second Summer

    By Shirleen Davies

    Buy All I Want Is You at Amazon

    All I Want Is You

    By E. L. Todd

    Cayson’s biggest secret is the feelings he has for his best friend, Skye. Their friendship spans over twenty years; they grew up together, they bathed together, and they spent holidays together. But after a night of drinking, Skye drunkenly discusses the attraction neither of them has dared to speak of. Will Cayson get the love he hasn’t dared to even dream of? Or lose Skye forever? 

    The protagonists are both strong and independent while really caring for one another. The book does a great job of adding the family. The other characters were firmly developed and made an impact that left a lasting impression. Although part of a series, this would be great for those of you that don't really enjoy collection of books. The conclusion of this book can be treated as a standalone. 

    All I Want Is You

    By E. L. Todd

    Buy  All I Want for Christmas Is You  at Amazon

    All I Want for Christmas Is You

    By Lisa Mondello

    Six years ago, Lauren was shunned by her family for deciding to raise her baby alone. Now, Lauren and her young daughter Kristen have made a life together—but when Kristen asks Santa Claus to bring her a father, Lauren doesn’t know where to turn. Luckily, real estate mogul Kyle Preston knows a thing or two about delivering holiday spirit.

    Who doesn't love a good book set during the holiday season? The characters are well developed, each has their dark pasts that has only made them stronger and makes you root even harder for them. Romance and a little Christmas magic, what more could you ask for? So go ahead add it to your wishlist—the book, of course!

    All I Want for Christmas Is You

    By Lisa Mondello

    Buy  Romance Down Under at Amazon

    Romance Down Under

    By Tracey Alvarez

    Two books in one! Fall for In Too Deep, a sweeping story of second chance romance in an island setting. Piper Harland—New Zealand police officer and dive team member—left her home after the death of her father and let go of her one true love, Ryan "West" Westlake. He could never leave the island he grew up on but West never got over letting Piper go. Now Piper has returned home after nine years and they can't deny that the attraction is still there. Second chances don't happen often so West and Piper must make an important decision: stay the course or go into the unknown. 

    Then dive into Hide Your Heart, the story of a starlet desperate to escape fame, but whose handsome neighbor may have a different plan in mind. Bounty Bay native, Lauren Taylor, is ready to leave the spotlight for a quiet life with her family. Having an abusive ex-husband, Lauren isn't ready to trust anyone with her heart. All of that will change when her hot new neighbor, Nate, moves in.  It's hard to deny the passion between Lauren and Nate but can Lauren give love another chance?

    Romance Down Under

    By Tracey Alvarez

    Buy The Misadventures of Catie Bloom at Amazon

    The Misadventures of Catie Bloom

    By Brooke Stanton

    Catie Bloom has built her empire on pretending to be a domestic goddess, but she can’t keep her perfect image together anymore, and Catie’s sister Natalie is tired of living in her shadow. After years in the kitchen, Natalie is ready to follow her dreams of owning a restaurant. However, Catie needs Natalie's help with her little white lies and Natalie agrees. As the two chase their dreams, they stand to lose everything— particularly when two very handsome men threaten to take their hearts, too. Can they get through this victorious or will they end up losing everything?

    This is truly an fun read full with some priceless mishaps and a great story! If you want a story that will draw you in and keep you there from start to finish while maintaining the laughs throughout, this is your book. There are some unexpected twists and turns that add to the storyline and keep you on your toes. So, what are you waiting for?

    The Misadventures of Catie Bloom

    By Brooke Stanton

    Buy Professed  at Amazon

    Professed

    By Nicola Rendell

    During a masked ball at Yale, junior Naomi is dazzled by a masked suitor who sweeps her off her feet with a kiss, then whisks her away for a night of truly mind-blowing, acrobatic antics. But when the sun comes up and the masks come off, Naomi realizes that her masked paramour is none other than Dr. Benjamin Beck, a new member of the faculty and her College Master. The two try to deny their chemistry, but that’s easier said than done in this sizzling, smart, and oh-so-sexy standalone story.

    This is perfect for those you love the student/teacher dynamic. The book is written through alternating perspectives, allowing the reader to connect with the characters. It is super steamy and fun as you follow the ways they try to make their romance work. Why is it that the forbidden fruit is always the sweetest? 

    Professed

    By Nicola Rendell

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