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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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Against the Tide

by Elizabeth Camden

2013 RITA Winner for Inspirational Romance2013 Christy Award Winner for Historical Romance2013 Daphne du Maurier Award Winner for Inspirational Romantic Mystery/Suspense After a childhood rampant with uncertainty, Lydia Pallas has carved out a

Date Added: 09/18/2017


Year: 2013

Category: Inspirational Romance

The Anatomical Shape of a Heart

by Jenn Bennett

Sparks fly when Beatrix Adams, seventeen, who strives to be a medical illustrator, meets Jack, one of San Francisco's most notorious graffiti artists, but even as Beatrix begins to uncover the secrets that have left Jack so wounded, her own family secrets threaten to tear them apart.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2016

Category: Young Adult Romance

Baby, It's You

by Jane Graves

"Irresistible. Jane Graves writes with charm, wit and heart!" --Carly Phillips, New York Times bestselling authorWith only the wedding dress on her back and her honeymoon luggage in the car, Kari Worthington is running away.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Long Contemporary 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

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

Boys Like You

by Juliana Stone

IF If I hadn't fallen asleep. If I hadn't gotten behind the wheel. If I hadn't made a mistake.For Monroe Blackwell, one small mistake has torn her family apart--leaving her empty and broken. There's a hole in her heart that nothing can fill.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Young Adult Romance

Brokedown Cowboy

by Maisey Yates

There are lines best friends shouldn't cross, but in Copper Ridge, Oregon, the temptation might be too much... If practice makes perfect, Connor Garrett should be world champion of being alone.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2016

Category: Long Contemporary Romance

Burning Up

by Virginia Kantra and Angela Knight and Nalini Singh and Meljean Brook

Bring these four authors together and it's sure to ignite a spark... Angela Knight pairs a vampire warrior and his seductive captor in a battle against demonic predators.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2011

Category: Romance Novella

Carolina Dreaming

by Virginia Kantra

When it comes to love, anything can happen on Dare Island--especially in this latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Virginia Kantra.

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2017

Category: Mid-Length Contemporary Romance

Christmas on Crimson Mountain

by Michelle Major

LOVE ON THE MOUNTAIN Peace and quiet-that's all Connor Pierce wanted from the rented cabin on Crimson Mountain. Yet the caretaker turned out to be lovely April Sanders-a total distraction. As were the two little girls she was caring for.

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2017

Category: Short Contemporary 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

Concealed in Death

by J. D. Robb

The incomparable J. D. Robb presents the latest moving and suspenseful novel in the #1 New York Times bestselling Eve Dallas series.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Romantic Suspense

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

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

Dragon Bound

by Thea Harrison

View our feature on Thea Harrison's Dragon Bound.Half-human and half-wyr, Pia Giovanni spent her life keeping a low profile among the wyrkind and avoiding the continuing conflict between them and their dark Fae enemies.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Paranormal Romance

A Duke to Remember

by Kelly Bowen

Love takes the stage . . . Elise deVries is not what she seems. By night, the actress captivates London theatergoers with her chameleon-like ability to slip inside her characters.

Date Added: 07/28/2017


Year: 2017

Category: Short Historical Romance

Enclave

by Ann Aguirre

In a post-apocalyptic future, fifteen-year-old Deuce, a loyal Huntress, brings back meat while avoiding the Freaks outside her enclave, but when she is partnered with the mysterious outsider, Fade, she begins to see that the strict ways of the elders may be wrong--and dangerous.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2012

Category: Young Adult Romance

Evernight

by Kristen Callihan

Once the night comes . . . Will Thorne is living a nightmare, his sanity slowly being drained away by a force he can't control. His talents have made him the perfect assassin for hire.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Paranormal Romance

The Farm

by Emily Mckay

Life was different in the Before: before vampires began devouring humans in a swarm across America; before the surviving young people were rounded up and quarantined.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2013

Category: Young Adult Romance

The Firebird

by Susanna Kearsley

New York Times Bestseller Two Women. One Mysterious Relic. Separated By Centuries. Nicola Marter was born with a gift so rare and dangerous, she kept it buried deep.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Paranormal Romance

The Firebird

by Susanna Kearsley

Whoever dares to seek the firebird may find the journey--and its ending-- unexpected. Nicola Marter was born with a gift. When she touches an object, she sometimes sees images, glimpses of those who have owned it before.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Paranormal Romance

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

Five Days in Skye

by Carla Laureano

Hospitality consultant Andrea Sullivan has one last chance to snag a high-profile client or she'll have to kiss her dreams of promotion good-bye.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2014

Category: Inspirational Romance

Flash Fire (A Navy Seal Romance)

by Dana Marton

When an American teenager disappears abroad, Clara Roberts, a by-the-book investigator on a secret mission, joins forces with Light Walker, an ex-SEAL turned lawless mercenary, to save her.

Date Added: 09/19/2017


Year: 2016

Category: Romantic Suspense

Fool Me Twice

by Meredith Duran

A LADY WITH A SECRET Running for her life, exhausted and out of options, Olivia Holladay wants nothing more than the chance to make a home for herself.

Date Added: 05/29/2017


Year: 2015

Category: Long Historical Romance


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