Latest Romance Book Releases – 10-20-2020

Good morning everyone!! Almost 60 new releases on today’s list so far, and I’m still working on it and adding more as I find ’em. If I missed any that you know of, let me know and I’ll add those too! 😀

BLURB JOLTS: Ten Thousand Stitches (I just love that title and the cover, and even more… the premise! “…life as a maid at Hartfield is so awful that she is willing to risk even her immortal soul for a chance at something better...”), Love Song: A Stage Dive Novella (Kylie Scott’s latest!! He’s a rock star looking for his second chance with his ex), Happily Letter After (Penelope Ward and Vi Keeland alert!! His little girl writes her a letter…) Your Hand in Mine (she’s finally on her own in a small town and then… “A chance encounter with a rude, tatted-up grump tips my world off its axis.” <– Yes please!! 😛 ) Sorrow by Tiffanie DeBartolo (He lost everything and he’s looking for redemption…) Rogue: A Romantic Suspense Novel (her ex left her and took everything, except for the Paris plane tickets so that’s where she ends up…)

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  5. Happily Letter After by Vi Keeland & Penelope Ward
  6. Shielding Aspen (Delta Team Two Book 3) by Susan Stoker
  7. Fatal Fraud: A Fatal Series Novel by Marie Force
  8. Descent (Steel Brothers Saga Book 15) by Helen Hardt
  9. Brandon (Anderson Billionaires Book 3) by Melody Anne
  10. Fires of Change (The Fire Blossom Saga Book 2) by Sarah Lark and Kate Northrop
  11. Christmas at the Island Hotel: A Novel by Jenny Colgan
  12. Snapped (Playbook, The Book 4) by Alexa Martin
  13. The Brightest Night (Origin Series Book 3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout
  14. Once We Were Here: A Novel by Christopher Cosmos


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  • Rocket Science by Emily Mayer <— GRIN INDUCING ALERT!! R. Renee is loving it!

R. Renee: I started Rocket Science by Emily Mayer on a whim last night and stayed up half the night reading. It’s adorable and swoony and grin inducing! LESLIE it has your name all over it! I was going to email you but YOU’RE HERE!


  1. The Brightest Night (Origin Series Book 3) by Jennifer L. Armentrout <— JENNIFER L. ARMENTROUT ALERT! “…Less than a year ago, Evelyn Dasher was a normal girl, living a safe, rather unremarkable life—a life that was a total lie. Now she’s learned the truth about who she was and what she is. Hidden within Zone 3, she knows that if she loses control of her dangerous abilities again, she not only puts everyone in the secret community at risk, but also the beautiful, deadly inhuman Luc. He will do anything to keep her safe. Lie. Barter. Beg. Kill…”
  2. Love’s Magic Touch (Falling in Love Forever Safe Book 5) by Claire Ashlynn
  3. Beguiled (The Fairest Maidens Book 2) by Jody Hedlund
  4. Dante: Dante’s Journey by Serena Simpson
  5. Ten Thousand Stitches (Regency Faerie Tales Book 2) by Olivia Atwater <— SHE’S IN LOVE WITH HIM… “…Euphemia Reeves has most inconveniently fallen in love with Mr Benedict Ashbrooke. Housemaids do not marry gentlemen, of course… but a faerie named Lord Blackthorn is only too eager to help Effie win Mr Benedict’s heart regardless. Effie knows what a terrible idea it is to accept help from one of the Fair Folk—but life as a maid at Hartfield is so awful that she is willing to risk even her immortal soul for a chance at something better...”
  6. Haunted Magic: A Colbana Files World Novella by J.C. Daniels and Shiloh Walker
  7. Bodyguard Wolf’s Baby: Wolf Shifter Romance (Paranormal True Mate Dating Agency Book 1) by Amelia Wilson
  8. Demonic Vampires (Supernatural Shifter Academy Book 3) by G. Bailey and Regan Rosewood <— “…After escaping the academy and the secrets they found out, Millie and her guys find themselves needing to make new alliances to survive in the human world. But trusting strangers has never been easy for Millie or her guys…”
  9. The God Next Door: An Alpha Demigod Paranormal Romance (Blood Heritage Book 2) by Ava Williams
  10. The Hour of Our Death by Scarlett Parrish
  11. Don’t Bite the Boy Next Door (The Bite Series Book 4) by Helen Allan


  • Sorrow by Tiffanie DeBartolo <— TIFFANIE DEBARTOLO ALERT!! Her latest just went LIVE EARLY!!!! SQUEEEE!! This one sounds poignant!! “…Joe Harper has backpedaled throughout his life. A once-promising guitar prodigy, he’s been living without direction since abandoning his musical dreams. Now into his thirties, having retreated from every opportunity he’s had to level up, he has lost his family, his best friend, and his own self-respect. But Joe finds an unlikely path to redemption when he starts working as a carpenter for the bohemian conceptual artist October Danko. The job returns him to his hometown, loaded with bittersweet reminders of his former life…”

Ana: Hi Maryse, I had an alert from Amazon that the new Stephanie di Bartolo is available now. Do you know whether it’s an m/m as the names are confusing. Thanks

Maryse: Hi Ana! I just read a few reviews and while the focus of the story is not romance, there is a love story there too, and it is between a man and a woman. I hope that helps!

  1. Love Song: A Stage Dive Novella by Kylie Scott <— KYLIE SCOTT ROCK STAR SECOND CHANCE ROMANCE ALERT!!! AND it can be read as a standalone. “…The new darling of rock n’ roll, Adam Dillon, is ready to show his ex-girlfriend, Jill Schwartz, what a mistake she made kicking him to the curb. So maybe he wasn’t the best of boyfriends. Writing great songs and climbing to the top of the charts isn’t easy. Only problem is, he’s fast finding out that success isn’t everything...”
  2. Shielding Aspen (Delta Team Two Book 3) by Susan Stoker
  3. Fatal Fraud: A Fatal Series Novel by Marie Force
  4. Six Hours Away: Return to Lighthouse Point (Charming Inn Book 6) by Kay Correll
  5. Descent (Steel Brothers Saga Book 15) by Helen Hardt
  6. Happily Letter After by Vi Keeland & Penelope Ward <— VI KEELAND & PENELOPE WARD ALERT!!! SINGLE FATHER & HIS LITTLE GIRL THAT SENDS HER A LETTER… “…once a year my employer fulfilled a few wishes for readers. Only that column didn’t start up again for months. So I fulfilled some of her wishes myself. It was harmless…so I thought. Until one day I took things too far. While anonymously granting yet another of Birdie’s wishes, I got a look at her father. Her devastatingly handsome, single dad father. I should have stopped playing fairy godmother then. I should have left well enough alone. But I just couldn’t help myself. I had a connection to this girl. One that had me acting irrationally. Like when I showed up on their doorstep…”
  7. I Have to Have Her by Sam Crescent
  8. Cottage on Gooseberry Bay: Thanksgiving Past by Kathi Daley
  9. Your Hand in Mine (Blackbird Series Book 2) by Lily Foster <— GRUMPY RUDE TATTED UP GUY ALERT... “…Out on my own for the first time in my life, I’m excited for the opportunities that lie beyond the border of the small town I’ve never been bold enough to leave. A chance encounter with a rude, tatted-up grump tips my world off its axis. I don’t usually judge based on first impressions, but I’ve judged Leo Hale, and I’ll soon come to realize that I’ve gotten him all wrong…”
  10. Only One Chance (Only One Series 2) by Natasha Madison
  11. Brandon (Anderson Billionaires Book 3) by Melody Anne
  12. Broken Shadows: Shadows Landing #5 by Kathleen Brooks
  13. FROST (The Trident Series Book 3) by Jaime Lewis
  14. Rogue: A Romantic Suspense Novel by Blair Babylon <— HE INTERVENED… “…My ex-boyfriend had stolen everything. Everything except a non-refundable plane ticket to Paris, which was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime where that deadbeat was supposed to propose at the top of the Eiffel Tower. So, I got on the plane without him. After all that, it was understandable that when I started drinking at the Buddha Bar, things got a little out of hand. Luckily, a man intervened...”
  15. Joyful Engagement (A Trinity Masters novella) by Mari Carr and Lila Dubois
  16. Dreaming of Her Secret Santa’s Kiss (Cowboy Mountain Christmas, Small Town Sweet Romance, Book 3) by Jessie Gussman
  17. Desperate Lies by Ella Miles
  18. Fires of Change (The Fire Blossom Saga Book 2) by Sarah Lark and Kate Northrop <— HISTORICAL FAMILY SAGA!! “…As tensions escalate between the warring Maori tribes and English settlers, Mara, Carol, and Linda struggle to overcome increasing hardships for themselves and for each other. Drawing on their strong will, resilience, and unbreakable bond, they’ll do anything to secure their future at Rata Station before it slips away forever…”
  19. Illusion (A Mendocino Village Novel Book 2) by Ginny L. Yttrup
  20. East End (Hear No Evil Trilogy Book 1) by Nana Malone
  21. Off the Record (Nashville Fury Series Book 1) by Chelle Sloan
  22. Brent: Alpha Security Romance (Goodman Brothers Book 3) by Sara Hazel and Katy Winters
  23. Exile: A Bad Boy Military Romance (Bad Boy Series Book 2) by Shani Greene-Dowdell <— SHE WILL BE TAKEN.. “…From celebrating with my friends to being snatched from my world. I had managed to escape one bad moment in my life only to be thrown in another by the same bad man who’d occupied a niche in my mind for far too long. The second I thought my destiny had arrived, life came full circle. I’ll be forced to deal with lingering emotions and questions. Paradise will become hell…”
  24. Jeopardy in High Heels (High Heels Mysteries Book 12) by Gemma Halliday and Catherine Bruns
  25. One Sweet Christmas by Marie Long
  26. In The Now by Jennifer Ann Shore
  27. The Princess & The Player (Royally Pitched Book 1) by J. Santiago <— MEET & GREET BETWEEN THE PRINCESS & THE SPORTS STAR!! “…It is supposed to be a staged meet-and-greet—not a tour, not a connection, not a kiss. Going off script for the first time in years, Ele relishes the adventure until a panic attack drives her away. She doesn’t get an opportunity to make amends until she is ordered to go to America as part of the delegation for the World Championship Cup. When her apology leads to more kisses, Tristan and Ele decide to mix royal and football business with pleasure. But the championship lasts only a month, and Ele’s future is waiting. Responsible to her country and family, Ele knows their affair must end..”
  28. A Match Made at Christmas (a Nantucket Love Story) by Courtney Walsh
  29. Raw & Vulnerable by Asha Everly <— THE SAFE GOOD GIRL LIBRARIAN & THE FORMER FELON!! “…she’s a librarian. A nice, normal librarian. Her sister calls her ‘terribly boring’. Minnie calls herself ‘safe’. That is, until a rough and tough character walks into her library, catching her eye. He’s not the sort of man she’d ever associate with. He’s certainly not the sort of man who would even look twice at her, a shy, thoughtful bookworm with deep emotional scars. He’s not a good guy. His prison tattoos say that much. Minnie isn’t going to fantasize about him. She’s certainly not going to get to know him.…”
  30. Kaden & Keegan (The Walkers of Coyote Ridge Book 9) by Nicole Edwards <— SHE’S TRYING TO AVOID THE TWIN BROTHERS… “...she has a plan: sign them up for the Fall Festival’s auction and let some lucky lady win a date with them. After all, it’s for a good cause. Plus, it ensures she doesn’t get pulled under their spell. She should’ve known even that wouldn’t be easy. When Kaden and Keegan have questions, Bristol reluctantly agrees to dinner to explain the details. That was her first mistake…
  31. Torn Apart: a New Adult Reverse Harem Romance (Torn and Bound Duet Book 1) by K Webster & Nikki Ash <— HE’S MADE ALL THE WRONG DECISIONS… “…I’ve spent the past three years in college terrorizing the dean, also known as my father. I’m everything he hates. Troublemaker. Slacker. Gay. But I’m only getting started. I’m about to make Dad really proud with my newest life choices… I fall for my best friend, Mia, who’s a freaking chick. I’m dying to make out with my enemy, dude bro Brayden. And best of all, I want to bone my new roomie, Drew, who happens to also be the school’s new hockey coach. Senior year’s great. I’m still the world’s worst human. I’ve made all the wrong decisions…”
  32. Deadly Past (Verona Bay Book 2) by Katie Reus
  33. Filthy Rich Revenge: A Filthy Rich Billionaires Book by Lynn Raye Harris
  34. Return Billionaire to Sender: A grumpy hero – opposites attract romantic comedy by Annika Martin <— THE BILLIONAIRE & THE FAKE LIFE COACH ALERT! “...I may be a shy, lowly mail carrier, but when my beloved apartment building is threatened by a mysterious and reclusive billionaire, I’m willing to push the envelope...”
  35. But I Need You (This Love Hurts Book 2) by W. Winters <— MUST BE READ IN ORDER!! “This is the second book in the This Love Hurts trilogy and This Love Hurts, book one, must be read first.”
  36. Grind (Powertools: The Original Crew Returns Book 3) by Jayne Rylon
  37. A Duke for Miss Townsbridge (The Townsbridges Book 4) by Sophie Barnes
  38. Ryder (Steele Shadows Investigations) by Amanda McKinney
  39. Sleigh Bells Ring A Best Friends/Second Chances Sweet Holiday Romance: A Magical Cowboy Christmas Romance by Jessica James <— CHRISTMAS ROMANCE ALERT!! “…Returning to her family’s Montana ranch after a ten-year absence, Jordyn Dunaway pitches in to help her Mother create the special holiday magic for which the family ranch is renowned. But when she discovers that her best friend growing up—the man she has never forgotten—is employed as a ranch hand, the holiday season turns into something she never imagined…”
  40. Bone Frog Bachelor (Bachelor Tower Series) by Sharon Hamilton
  41. Destined for Love (Medieval Runaway Wives Book 3) by Alexa Aston
  42. Roping the Cowboy Billionaire: A Chappell Brothers Novel (Bluegrass Ranch Book 2) by Emmy Eugene
  43. Snapped (Playbook, The Book 4) by Alexa Martin <— SHE’S THE NEW MANAGER OF HER FATHER’S FOOTBALL TEAM! “…A rocky initial meeting leads to more tension between Quinton and Elliot. But as her new job forces them to spend time together, Elliot realizes they may have more in common than she could’ve imagined. With her job and his integrity on the line, this is one coin toss that nobody can win...”
  44. Christmas at the Island Hotel: A Novel by Jenny Colgan
  45. A Duke for the Holidays by Jillian Eaton
  46. Cowboy’s Secret Baby (Cowboy Billionaire Secrets Book 2) by Monica Bolt
  47. Mail Order Bride: Juliana (Brides for the Samson Brothers Book 2) by Emily Woods
  48. Once We Were Here: A Novel by Christopher Cosmos <— HISTORICAL WARTIME!! “...they will leave their homes to bravely fight for their country. But before they go, Alexei asks Philia, the girl that he’s loved his entire life, to marry him, which sets into motion the events which will change the lives of these three and their family and friends forever, and begins an epic and unforgettable story of courage, survival, sacrifice, the strength of the human spirit, and of a love and friendship that will echo across time and generations…”

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