Romance readers look for stories that feature dynamic relationships between likeable characters and lead to exciting and satisfying endings. Optimistic romantics will enjoy these novels available to borrow from the Lititz Public Library.

HeartwishesHeartwishes by Jude Deveraux
A historian helps a family outwit an international thief on a quest to find a legendary stone that’s been missing for over one hundred years.

The Marriage Game by Fern Michaels
When a young newlywed discovers she’s the fourth in a line of her husband’s previous wives to find divorce papers waiting when she returned from her honeymoon, she plans revenge.

Silver Thaw by Catherine Anderson
A man who once renounced love finds himself willing to help a young woman in fear of her ex-husband.

It Must Be Your LoveIt Must Be Your Love by Bella Andre
Five years after their ill-fated, five-day romance, a successful Seattle realtor and a famous rock star meet again but wonder if their attraction is enough to last forever.

For Matrimonial Purposes by Kavita Daswani
At twenty-four, unmarried and with no prospects in sight, a young Indian woman pleads for permission to go to the US in search of a career.

Long, Hot Texas Summer by Carolyn Brown
When her daughter threatens to make the same mistakes she made fifteen years earlier, a woman breaks her vow to never return to the ranch and cowboy she left behind.

One Wish by Robin Carr
Starting a new life as a flower-shop owner, a former champion figure skater begins a no-strings-attached relationship with a high school teacher.

Waiting on YouWaiting On You by Kristan Higgins
Burned by love ten years ago, a woman has been more or less happy until a family emergency brings back the only man who’s ever been able to crack her defenses.

Dictatorship of the Dress by Jessica Topper
A woman lugging her mother’s fairytale wedding dress from New York to Hawaii is mistaken for the bride and bumped to first class where the crew thinks the man sitting next to her is the groom.

Three Weeks with Lady X by Eloisa James
A headstrong and independent woman helps the disreputable son of a duke create the gleaming and civilized façade he’ll need to attract a suitable wife.

This Heart of MineThis Heart of Mine by Brenda Novak
Unable to prove her innocence, a woman is sent to prison for running down a romantic rival and, having served her seventeen-year sentence, she plans to return home and get to know her son.

Love Arrives in Pieces by Betsy St. Amant
A former pageant queen, who takes on a project of renovating her hometown’s old theater, is surprised when the contractor turns out to be an old flame.

Luck Be a Lady by Meredith Duran
In 1866 London, an heiress struggles to regain the auction house that was her birthright and enlists the help of an infamous crime lord.

Obsession FallsObsession Falls by Christina Dodd
A woman who witnesses the death threat to a young boy sacrifices herself to distract the killers.

The Mistress of Tall Acre by Laura Frantz
In the aftermath of the American Revolution a destitute young woman agrees to a marriage of convenience.

Lost Heiress by Roseanna M. White
In 1910 England, a young heiress raised in the palace of Monaco travels to Yorkshire where an old family mystery threatens her life.

December 4, 2015