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RITA Awards (Romance)

Description: Bookshare is pleased to present RITA award winning romance since 2010. The annual RITA Award is the most prominent award given throughout the genre of romance fiction.


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Forget Tomorrow

by Pintip Dunn

Now a New York Times bestseller! Imagine a world where your destiny has already been decided. . . by your future self.

Date Added: 09/19/2017


Year: 2016

Category: Best First Book

Once and For All: An American Valor Novel

by Cheryl Etchison

The Rangers of the 1st/75th fight hard, train hard and play hard. They are physically strong and mentally tough, disciplined and courageous. But all their military training hasn't prepared them for falling in love.

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2017

Category: Best First Book

One Scream Away

by Kate Brady

"Kate Brady has made her mark with a taut, masterful debut of chilling suspense that grabs you by the throat and heart and won't let go. Riveting storytelling packed with unexpected twists and unforgettable characters.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2010

Category: Best First Book

Pieces of Sky

by Kaki Warner

Jessica Thornton is a long way from her native England. An author and milliner, she carries the weight of a scandalous secret-a horrible shame that has brought her to the West on a desperate search for the only family she can trust: her brother.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2011

Category: Best First Book

First Grave On The Right (Charley Davidson #1)

by Darynda Jones

First Grave on the Right is the smashing, award-winning debut novel that introduces Charley Davidson: part-time private investigator and full-time Grim Reaper. Charley sees dead people. That's right, she sees dead people.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Best First Book

The Haunting of Maddy Clare

by Simone St. James

Sarah Piper's lonely, threadbare existence changes when her temporary agency sends her to assist a ghost hunter.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2013

Category: Best First Book

The Sweet Spot

by Laura Drake

A Love as Big as Texas . . . Charla Rae Denny was the perfect wife with a perfect life, content to keep the home fires burning while her husband, JB, competed as a champion bull rider.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Best First Book

Run to You Book One: Deception So Deadly

by Clara Kensie

Previously published as the Run to You serial parts 1-3--Part I: First Sight; Part II: Second Glance; Part III: Third Charm.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Best First Book

A Not-So-Perfect Past

by Beth Andrews

Nina Carlson knows all about Dillon Ward. Knows he served time in prison. Knows nobody put out the welcome mat when he moved to Serenity Springs. But that doesn't stop her from renting him a place to live.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2010

Category: Contemporary Series

Doukakis's Apprentice

by Sarah Morgan

With her family business in crisis, Polly Prince does her best to keep calm and carry on. But hard work alone can't save her London company from a takeover by the infamously ruthless Damon Doukakis...

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Contemporary Series

The Soldier's Secret Daughter

by Cindy Dees

Dashing spy Jagger Holtz lived in a world of danger. Not even a sweet brown-eyed siren alone on New Year's Eve could be trusted, especially when he had to bring down her employer.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2010

Category: Contemporary Series-Suspense/Adventure

The Moon That Night

by Helen Brenna

Kate Dillon has never met a man worth his weight in packing peanuts. Maybe she's simply too stubborn, too independent and too much of everything men don't want. Just when she's decided that Mr.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2011

Category: Contemporary Series-Suspense/Adventure

Soldier's Last Stand

by Cindy Dees

Navy Commander Brady Hathaway is done with women. Since H. O. T. Watch is pretty much a 24/7 job, that leaves no time for female entanglements. Then he's appointed Eve Dupont's handler.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Contemporary Series-Suspense/Adventure

Too Good to Be True

by Kristan Higgins

How far would you go to get over a guy?When Grace Emerson's ex-fiancé starts dating her younger sister, extreme measures are called for. To keep everyone from obsessing about her love life, Grace announces that she's seeing someone.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2010

Category: Contemporary Single Title

Simply Irresistible

by Jill Shalvis

Maddie Moore's whole life needs a makeover. In one fell swoop, Maddie loses her boyfriend (her decision) and her job (another decision). But rather than drowning her sorrows in bags of potato chips, Maddie leaves L.A.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2011

Category: Contemporary Single Title

Boomerang Bride

by Fiona Lowe

Matilda Geoffrey risked it all for love. She left Australia to be with Barry-the man who had swept her off her virtual feet.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Contemporary Single Title

The Way Back Home

by Barbara Freethy

From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Barbara Freethy, an emotional, heartwarming contemporary romance set in a California river town, featuring a returned Marine and the woman he never forgot.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2013

Category: Contemporary Single Title

Crazy Thing Called Love

by Molly O'Keefe

In this poignant and deeply sensual new contemporary romance--perfect for readers of Susan Elizabeth Phillips and Rachel Gibson--Molly O'Keefe proves that lost loves don't have to stay lost forever.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Contemporary Single Title

For Real (A Spires Story)

by Alexis Hall

Laurence Dalziel is worn down and washed up, and for him, the BDSM scene is all played out. Six years on from his last relationship, he's pushing forty and tired of going through the motions of submission. Then he meets Toby Finch.

Date Added: 09/20/2017


Year: 2016

Category: Erotic Romance

Off the Clock

by Roni Loren

FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF THE LOVING ON THE EDGE NOVELS, THE FIRST IN A SENSUAL NEW SERIESOvertime has never felt so good...Marin Rush loves studying sex. Doing it? That's another story.

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2017

Category: Erotic Romance

Claim Me

by J. Kenner

For fans of Fifty Shades of Grey and Bared to You comes the second novel in the erotic, fast-paced trilogy that started with Release Me.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Erotic Romance

The Saint

by Tiffany Reisz

Before she became Manhattan's most famous dominatrix, Nora Sutherlin was merely a girl called Eleanor... Rebellious, green-eyed Eleanor never met a rule she didn't want to break.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Erotic Romance

Not Quite a Husband

by Sherry Thomas

Sherry Thomas is one of the hottest new voices in historical romance, garnering the highest praise from today's bestselling writers ("Entrancing." --Mary Balogh; "Ravishingly sinful, intelligent and addictive." --Eloisa James).

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2010

Category: Historical Romance

His at Night

by Sherry Thomas

From the most powerfully original historical romance author writing today (Lisa Kleypas) comes a lush, seductive new romance about a lord and lady who seem a perfect match--until they discover each other's secrets. Original.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2011

Category: Historical Romance

The Black Hawk

by Joanna Bourne

He is her enemy. He is her lover. He is her only hope. Someone is stalking French agent Justine DeCabrillac through London's gray streets.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Historical Romance


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