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Whether you are looking for romantic stories of southern bells longing for lost lives or steamy, hot romance stories, PublicBookshelf has free online romance novels to meet your romance reading needs.

Today's romance novels are not your mother's romance novels. While some titles still center on lonely women longing for lost loves, today's authors are more likely to include career driven heroines or vampires searching for love in all the wrong places.

There are many types of romance novels - historical, erotic, paranormal, multicultural, inspirational, suspense, and contemporary romance. Each type typically follows the format of traditional romantic stories, but writers today can add their own personal twist and put the hero and heroine in any situation at any place and time.

While the core of any good romantic book is the budding relationship between two characters, don't be surprised if you find some awesome action sequences or side-splitting humor subplots. It is through these attention-grabbing scenes that the characters are allowed to grow and learn more about each other. After all, real life is more than romance, and books typically mirror real life in the most important aspects.

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  1. To Catch A Spinster
    To Catch A Spinster
    by Megan Bryce

    Rating: 4.1/5 (21 votes cast)

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    Book 1 of The Reluctant Bride Collection - Come back to a time when manners are everything and rules are made to never be broken. Come back to a time when men are in charge and women do what they are told... Yeah, that never happened.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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  2. Agent on the Run
    Agent on the Run
    by Guy Stanton III

    Rating: 4.1/5 (49 votes cast)

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    Book 5 - Agents for Good Series Kicked out! The agency is done with him all because of something beyond his control. Now what? Utah had a job and then he didn’t, but he actually still did. He just couldn’t tell anyone about it.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Romantic Suspense

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  3. Soldier Mine
    Soldier Mine
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.9/5 (190 votes cast)

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    Petr’s life changed overnight when an ambush killed his twin and left him wounded beyond repair as well. His heart aches to be with his buddies at war, and nothing seems soothe the hole inside him. Until he meets Claudia, a local waitress with a dark secret that threatens their chances at love.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  4. Ever After
    Ever After
    by Annie Jocoby

    Rating: 3.9/5 (963 votes cast)

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    #3 in Broken Series. Scotty is determined that she is going to bring down the evil Mr. Lucas. Prosecuting a wealthy man is never an easy task; however, Nick has a back-up plan that is risky and dangerous. Is it too late to get justice and closure? [Publisher's Note: Includes sexual content]

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  5. Saving Scotty
    Saving Scotty
    by Annie Jocoby

    Rating: 3.9/5 (1283 votes cast)

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    #2 in Broken Series. Scotty is sure that she was betrayed by Nick, so she wants nothing more to do with him. She is abducted by Mr. Lucas to an island far away from New York City and is horribly suffering. Can Nick find her before too much damage is done? [Publisher's Note: Includes sexual content]

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  6. The Underworld
    The Underworld
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.9/5 (315 votes cast)

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    Book IV in the Rhyn Eternal Series. Accompanied by the deceptive Dark One, Gabriel risks everything to find his mate and take his place as the deity Death. Time is running out, and Gabriel has one chance to make things right, even if it means letting go of the last part of him that’s human.

    Categories: Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  7. Darkyn's Mate
    Darkyn's Mate
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.9/5 (380 votes cast)

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    Book III in the Rhyn Eternal Series. Caught between Fate and the Dark One. Stuck in Hell, human-Deidre struggles to hold onto her hope that she can change the course of events that landed her as the mate of Darkyn, the Dark One.

    Categories: Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  8. Broken
    Broken
    by Annie Jocoby

    Rating: 3.8/5 (2417 votes cast)

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    #1 in Broken Series. Nick is a wealthy womanizer with no desire for an emotional connection. He meets Scotty, who is broken from traumatic experiences in foster care and homelessness. Can she overcome her trust issues and let Nick in? [Publisher's Note: Includes sexual content]

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance

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  9. Kiera's Home
    Kiera's Home
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.8/5 (35 votes cast)

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    Kiera accompanies A’Ran to the toxic surface of Anshan to assess whether or not she can help the damaged planet heal. When she returns, she is faced with a larger challenge that threatens her newfound life, one too terrible to reveal to A’Ran, who has placed his hope and that of his people in her.

    Categories: Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  10. Xander's Chance
    Xander's Chance
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.8/5 (997 votes cast)

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    Book I in the Damian Eternal Series. A continuation of the "War of Gods" saga. The most powerful vampire on the planet meets his match in Jessi, a woman immune to his magic - and his charm.

    Categories: Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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