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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. When You Were Young
    When You Were Young
    by P. J. Dilloway

    Rating: 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    Part IV of Children of Eternity series. As Samantha Young faces the most important decision of her life, an old adversary from her past appears. In order to stop this new threat, Samantha and her friends must finally realize the truth about who they were and how they came to Eternity.

    Categories: Romance, Romantic Suspense, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  2. Young Hearts
    Young Hearts
    by P. J. Dilloway

    Rating: 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    Part III of Children of Eternity series. Now a teenager, Samantha Young and her friends are forced to undertake a perilous journey from the island of Eternity to the mainland. Samantha hopes to finally learn who she is and where she came from, but what she discovers could destroy her.

    Categories: Romance, Romantic Suspense, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  3. Young Family
    Young Family
    by P. J. Dilloway

    Rating: 5.0/5 (1 vote cast)

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    Part II of Children of Eternity series. Five years after waking up on the island of Eternity with no memory of who she is or where she came from, Samantha yearns to leave the island and search for her family. Samantha finds a wrecked ship on the beach with a man who claims to be her uncle.

    Categories: Romance, Romantic Suspense, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  4. Damian's Immortal
    Damian's Immortal
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.7/5 (584 votes cast)

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    Book III in the War of Gods Series. Sequel to Damian's Assassin. In order to help the Guardians, Jule must find and kill the mysterious Magician before she reopens the gateway between the realms. Only the beautiful woman he discovers is nothing like what he expects. He chooses to protect her instead, even if it doing so means he defies the Watchers.

    Categories: Romance, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  5. Damian's Oracle
    Damian's Oracle
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.7/5 (1456 votes cast)

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    Book I in the War of Gods Series. Caught in the war between the White and Black Gods, Sofia and her rare gift bring victory to he who grabs her first. Her difficult transition from human to oracle forces her into a new world, where she struggles in her role as Damian's mate and to help a mysterious man who is supposed to be dead.

    Categories: Romance, SciFi & Horror, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  6. Damian's Assassin
    Damian's Assassin
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.7/5 (1103 votes cast)

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    Book II in the War of Gods Series. Sequel to Damian's Oracle. After thousands of years as the White God's right hand man and chief assassin, Dustin no longer believes in the human capacity for good, until he meets sweet, sunny Bianca, a Natural whose gift of healing will change not only his fate, but the fates of everyone around them

    Categories: Romance, SciFi & Horror, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  7. Kiera's Moon
    Kiera's Moon
    by Lizzy Ford

    Rating: 3.7/5 (1890 votes cast)

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    Book I in the Anshan Saga. Kiera's best friend drags her across the universe to find her a man, only the man she's destined to meet is a battle-hardened warrior living in exile. Calculating A'Ran is too cautious to be surprised by whatever life throws at him - until faced with the challenge of becoming a worthy partner.

    Categories: Romance, SciFi & Horror, Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

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  8. Courtship of the Recluse
    Courtship of the Recluse
    by Linda Louise Rigsbee

    Rating: 3.7/5 (2834 votes cast)

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    Cindy accepts a housekeeping job at a remote west Texas ranch. The stoic and reclusive rancher has offered her access to a horse and 3000 plus acres in her spare time. Eventually, respect and admiration for him spawns a much deeper emotion – one that gets out of control in fuzzy stages that blend into each other.

    Categories: Romance, Contemporary Romance, Western Romance

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  9. Pride and Prejudice
    Pride and Prejudice
    by Jane Austen

    Rating: 3.7/5 (1634 votes cast)

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    This is a 19th century England romantic story of the rebellious Elizabeth Bennet, a strong-willed young woman and Mr. Darcy, a mysterious and arrogant wealthy man. Her unwillingness to marry him threatens the future of her family. The book was first published in 1813.

    Categories: Romance, Other Fiction

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  10. Daddy Long Legs
    Daddy Long Legs
    by Jean Webster

    Rating: 3.7/5 (1284 votes cast)

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    From an orphanage to college, Jerusha, or Judy, Abbott hopes to continue her education, but has no funds. When an anonymous benefactor offers to finance her studies, Judy accepts. Her witty letters to this generous man may bring her closer to knowing his identity than she expects.

    Categories: Romance, Historical Romance

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