- Ashley, Jennifer Scandal and the Duchess – enjoyable
- Dare, Tessa The Scandalous, Dissolute, No-Good Mr. Wright – fantastic
- Dare, Tessa Beauty and the Blacksmith – fun, bring your willing suspension of disbelief
- Duran, Meredith Your Wicked Heart – such fun
- Grant, Cecilia A Christmas Gone Perfectly Wrong – very good
- Hoyt, Elizabeth The Ice Princess – nice version of a common trope
- Milan, Courtney A Kiss for Midwinter – CLASSIC as a novella and of the genre
- Bowen, Sarina Blonde Date – CLASSIC new adult, a perfect novella
- Richland, Anna His Road Home – contemporary, wounded soldier coming home
PARANORMAL Romance – Not my cup of tea, but it could help you determine if it is yours.
I also have a ruthlessly streamlined recommendations list: So You Want to Read a (Historical) Romance.