New Romance for May 2018

Posted: May 29, 2018

Romance Key
H = Historical (Regency, medieval…) C = Contemporary O = Multicultural I = Inspirational M = Mystery/Suspense F = Fantasy (dragons, mages, faeries) W = Western S = Supernatural/Paranormal (vampires, werebeasts, psychics) NA=New Adult * = Last title in series

In paperback:

The Demon Prince by Ann Aguirre (2, Ars Numina) C, E, F, S, SF
The Wolf Lord by Ann Aguirre (3, Ars Numina) C, E, F, S, SF
Rocky Mountain Devil by Vivian Arend (10, Six Pack Ranch) C, W, E
Rocky Mountain Home by Vivian Arend (11, Six Pack Ranch) C, W, E
Disturbing His Peace by Tessa Bailey (3, Academy) C
His to Claim by Shelly Bell (2, Forbidden Lovers) C, E, M
The Bride Takes a Groom by Lisa Berne (3, Penhallow Dynasty) H
More Than Love You by Shayla Black (3, More Than Words) C, E
Smoke and Sin by Shayla Black & Lexi Blake (4, Perfect Gentlemen) C, M, E (Pbk-Romance Black)
More or Less a Marchioness by Anna Bradley (1, Somerset Sisters) H
Combust by K. Bromberg (2, Everyday Heroes) C, E
You’ll Always Have Tara by Leah Marie Brown (2, Riches to Romance) C
Sit, Stay, Love by Debbie Burns (2, Rescue Me) C
Saving Hearts by Rebecca Crowley (3, Atlanta Skyline) C
Cowboy’s Redemption by B. J. Daniels (5, Cahill Ranch/Montana Cahills (Harlequin Intrigue)) C, W, M
Fearless in Texas by Kari Lynn Dell (4, Texas Rodeo) C, W
Total Bravery by Piper J. Drake (4, True Heroes) C, M
Marry in Scandal by Anne Gracie (2, Marriage of Convenience) H
Obsession by Helen Hardt (2, Steel Brothers Saga: Talon) C, M, W, E
Possession by Helen Hardt (3, Steel Brothers Saga: Talon) C, M, W, E
Strategic Seduction by Cheris Hodges C, E, O
Blue Ridge Sunrise by Denise Hunter (2, Blue Ridge) C, I
A Devil of a Duke by Madeline Hunter (2, Decadent Dukes Society) H
One Last Breath by Lisa Jackson & Nancy Bush C, M (Pbk-Romance Jackson)
Wrapped and Strapped by Lorelei James (7, Blacktop Cowboys) C, W, E
Take My Dare by J. Kenner (4, Stark International) C, E
(contains Take My Dare and Steal My Heart)
Tempt Me by J. Kenner (5, Stark International) C, E
A Wedding at Two Love Lane by Kieran Kramer (2, Two Love Lane) C
The Designs of Lord Randolph Cavanaugh by Stephanie Laurens (1, The Cavanaughs) H, M
A Match Made in Bed by Cathy Maxwell (2, The Spinster Heiresses) H
Guardian’s Bond by Rhenna Morgan (1, Ancient Ink) C, M, S, F
Tempted & Taken by Rhenna Morgan (4, Haven Brotherhood) C, E
Savor You by Kristen Proby (5, Fusion) C
Prince Charming by CD Reiss (2, Silicon Valley Royalty) C, E
Virgin Territory by Lia Riley (3, Hellions Angels) C
The Last King by Katee Robert (1, The Kings) C, M, E, O
Welcome to Moonlight Harbor by Sheila Roberts (1, Moonlight Harbor) C
Lady Rogue by Theresa Romain (3, Royal Rewards) H, M
Kiss the Sky by MK Schiller C, M, O
Chaser by Kylie Scott (3, Dive Bar) C, E
Don’t Call Me Cupcake by Tara Sheets (1, Holloway Girls) C, S
Hot Response by Shannon Stacey (4, Boston Fire) C
Lord Hunter’s Cinderella Heiress by Lara Temple (1, HH: Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies) H
Lord Ravenscar’s Inconvenient Betrothal by Lara Temple (2, HH: Wild Lords and Innocent Ladies) H
Eye Candy by Tijan, J. Daniels, Helena Hunting, Bella Jewel, Tara Sivec (7.5, Fallen Crest High; 5.5, Alabama Summer; 1.5, Shacking Up; 5, Holiday Family)) C, S, E (Pbk-Romance Eye)
(contains Fallen Crest Nightmare, So Much More, Getting Down, Unsafe Haven, and The Pumpkin Was Stuffed)
X-Ops Exposed by Paige Tyler (8, X-Ops) C, M, F, SF
Play for Keeps by Maggie Wells (2, Love Games) C, E

In LGBT Romance:
(Shelved with the paperback romances, with a rainbow-heart genre label. Call # begins with “LGBT.”)

Hearts like Hers by Melissa Brayden (2, Seven Shores) C, F/F
Her Hometown Girl by Lorelie Brown (3, Belladonna Ink) C, F/F
Going Overboard by L. A. Witt (5, Anchor Point) C, M/M, O

Other new titles of interest:

My Dear Hamilton by Stephanie Dray & Laura Kamoie H (Fiction Dray)
Heart of Malice by Lisa Edmonds F, M, R (Fantasy Edmonds)
Bingo Love by Tee Franklin with Jenn St. Onge H/C, F/F, O (GN Franklin)
Craving by Helen Hardt (1, Steel Brothers Saga: Talon) C, M, W, E (Fiction Hardt)
Love and Other Words by Christina Lauren C (Fiction Lauren)
Time Was by Ian McDonald A, SF, H, M, M/M (SF McDonald)
From Darkest Skies by Sam Peters (1, From Darkest Skies) SF, M (SF Peters)
My Boyfriend Is a Bear by Pamela Ribon with Cat Farris C, F (GN Ribon)
The Thief by J. R. Ward (16, Black Dagger Brotherhood) F, S, C (Fantasy Ward)
My Oxford Year by Julie Whelan C, NA (Fiction Whelan)