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Adult & contemporary romance

See below for a selection of the latest books from Adult & contemporary romance category. Presented with a red border are the Adult & contemporary romance books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Adult & contemporary romance books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Sleeping With The Enemy Revelations of the Night Before / Indebted to Moreno / an Enticing Debt to Pay (at His Service)

Sleeping With The Enemy Revelations of the Night Before / Indebted to Moreno / an Enticing Debt to Pay (at His Service)

Author: Lynn Raye Harris, Kate Walker, Annie West Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Keep one eye open... Valentina D'Angeli is pregnant. And the father is a man she shared one sensational night with after a masquerade ball. But it wasn't until she stole a peek under his mask that she discovered he was her brother's sworn enemy - Niccolo Gavretti! For Niccolo, there's only one solution to Valentina's bombshell - put a ring on her finger... * Spaniard Nairo Moreno took Rose Cavalliero's virginity before a misunderstanding led her to nearly destroy his life. Now designing his precious sister's wedding gown will cement Rose's career. But Nairo back and determined to collect the debt she owes him. * Ravenna Ruggiero has been stealing from wealthy investment trader Jonas Deveson, and he's going to make her pay! Despite her reasons Jonas blackmails her into working as his housekeeper to pay off her debt. But living under the same roof leads to unexpected temptation, and Jonas is no longer sure who is being punished!

His Forbidden Pregnant Princess

His Forbidden Pregnant Princess

Author: Maisey Yates Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

The King's irresistible seduction... ...leads to an inescapable royal consequence! As King Luca of San Gennaro prepares to take the throne, the last thing he needs is a scandal. Especially one of his own making! But his plan to select a husband for his stepsister Sophia backfires wildly, when their forbidden desire explodes passionately into life! However much they long for each other it must never happen again. Until Luca discovers that Sophia is pregnant with his heir...

Wearing The Greek Millionaire's Ring Wearing the Greek Millionaire's Ring / the Maverick's Wedding Wager (Montana Mavericks: Six Brides for Six Brother)

Wearing The Greek Millionaire's Ring Wearing the Greek Millionaire's Ring / the Maverick's Wedding Wager (Montana Mavericks: Six Brides for Six Brother)

Author: Jennifer Faye, Joanna Sims Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Wearing the Greek Millionaire's Ring by Jennifer Faye A convenient engagement... An inconvenient attraction! Widow Stasia Marinakos is learning to enjoy life again aboard a Mediterranean cruise, especially her chemistry with gorgeous Greek tycoon, Roberto Carrass - until she's mistaken for his fiancee! But what happens when their fake romance feels too real... And what will happen when the cruise ends? The Maverick's Wedding Wager by Joanna Sims A fake marriage... Or a very real love? To escape his father's matchmaking schemes, wealthy rancher Knox Crawford announces a whirlwind wedding to local Genevieve Lawrence. But his very real bride turns out to be more than he bargained for-especially when fake marriage leads to real love!

Sheikh's Royal Baby Revelation

Sheikh's Royal Baby Revelation

Author: Annie West Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Desert captives for one night Bound for ever by their unexpected baby When desert prince Ashraf is kidnapped alongside geologist Tori, he finds their desperation to escape a life-threatening situation leads to a moment of passionate oblivion. Rescued the next day, Ash has never been able to discover Tori's fate. Now he's finally found her... But in their time apart Tori has had his son! And Ash will stop at nothing to claim them both!

Turning Point

Turning Point

Author: Danielle Steel Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Turning Point is a highly-charged, gripping novel from the world's favourite storyteller about how suddenly life can change for all of us . . . In Danielle Steel's powerful novel, four San Francisco trauma doctors confront their greatest challenge yet. Bill Browning heads the trauma unit at San Francisco's busiest emergency room. With his ex-wife and daughters in London, he immerses himself in his work and lives for the little time he can spend with his children. A rising star at her teaching hospital, Stephanie Lawrence has two young sons, a frustrated stay-at-home husband, and not enough time for any of them. Harvard-educated Wendy Jones is a dedicated trauma doctor, trapped in a dead-end relationship with a married cardiac surgeon. And Tom Wylie's popularity with women rivals the superb medical skills he employs at his medical centre, but he refuses to let anyone get too close, determined to remain unattached forever. These exceptional doctors are chosen to work in Paris on a unique project with their counterparts in a mass-casualty training programme. But after an unspeakable act of violence, their temporary life becomes a stark turning point: a time to make hard choices - with consequences that will last a lifetime.

The Secret Cove in Croatia

The Secret Cove in Croatia

Author: Julie Caplin Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Grab your passport and sail away to Croatia for sunshine, idyllic islands and a will-they-won't-they romance you won't be able to put down! Don't miss the latest laugh out loud romance from bestselling author Julie Caplin!

Texas-Sized Scandal Texas-Sized Scandal (Texas Cattleman's Club: Houston) / Stranded and Seduced (Boone Brothers of Texas)

Texas-Sized Scandal Texas-Sized Scandal (Texas Cattleman's Club: Houston) / Stranded and Seduced (Boone Brothers of Texas)

Author: Katherine Garbera, Charlene Sands Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Texas-Sized Scandal By Katherine Garbera I have no self-control around you. Now they're the talk of Texas... Melinda Perry has always been the well-behaved twin-until Slade Bartelli. All Melinda knows is that his touch is hotter than fire... and now she's expecting his baby. A fake engagement might protect them from tabloid gossip. But will Melinda's reputation-and heart-be safe given Slade's dangerous past? Stranded and Seduced By Charlene Sands When he loses his memory... Should she pretend to be the woman he loves? When ex lovers Risk Boone and April Adams are stranded together at a remote lodge, there's no denying their still simmering attraction. But when Risk hits his head and wakes up thinking April's his fiancee... Will she tell him the truth...or go along for the ride?

His Cinderella's One-Night Heir

His Cinderella's One-Night Heir

Author: Lynne Graham Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

From the Italian's temporary temptation... ...to his pregnant Cinderella! Billionaire Dante Lucarelli's fake relationship with penniless waitress Belle Forrester is only supposed to last two weeks, to help clinch his latest business deal. But Dante has underestimated the all-consuming power of the attraction that sparks instantly between them. Now, one astounding night of seduction in Paris will change the course of their convenient arrangement for ever...

Postcards At Christmas Holiday Royale (the Bravo Royales) / Snowbound Bride-to-be (Christmas) / Sleigh Ride with the Rancher (Holiday Miracles)

Postcards At Christmas Holiday Royale (the Bravo Royales) / Snowbound Bride-to-be (Christmas) / Sleigh Ride with the Rancher (Holiday Miracles)

Author: Christine Rimmer, Cara Colter, Donna Alward Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Holiday Miracles Lucy Cordell has led a sheltered life and has absolutely zero experience with men - so she needs help. Who better than dashing Playboy Prince, Damien of Montedoro? He's always come to her rescue before. But as Damien teaches sweet and sexy Lucy the art of seduction ...who is going to protect him? * All Ryder Richardson wants to do is escape Christmas, and all the feelings it stirs up. But when fate lands him in a place with more Christmas spirit than the North Pole, and at the Inn of Emma White can he keep the armour around his heart intact? Or will Ryder come to believe in the Christmas spirit again . . . * A week before Christmas, city girl Hope McKinnon finds herself snowbound with rugged rancher Blake Nelson. Blake knows his ranch is the last place that Hope wants to be, but she is the first woman guarded Blake's wanted for a long time. Her visit may be temporary but he has one more night to convince her to stay....

Tempted By The Rock Star The Chase / Little Secret, Red Hot Scandal (LAS Vegas Nights) / in the Heat of the Spotlight (the Bryants: Powerful & Proud)

Tempted By The Rock Star The Chase / Little Secret, Red Hot Scandal (LAS Vegas Nights) / in the Heat of the Spotlight (the Bryants: Powerful & Proud)

Author: Betina Krahn, Cat Schield, Kate Hewitt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Music to her ears Marketing Manager Samantha Drexel has always loved Nick Stack...or, at least, she's loved his music. So when Sam meets the sexy songwriter, she's already halfway seduced. Soon business and pleasure become entangled and Sam must choose between the passion of her life or a chance at career success? * Mia Navarro has spent her entire life in her pop princess twin's shadow. But a brief affair with superstar singer Nate Tucker is about to change all that. Their one night together on tour has left her pregnant! Will her pregnancy news strike the wrong chord...or be music to Nate's ears? * CEO Luke Bryant needs a big star to launch his luxury department stores - everything hangs on its success. What he doesn't need is pop princess Aurelie Schmid's comeback gig! But Aurelie won't let any guy, no matter how gorgeous, get beneath her skin, even if he does get between her sheets...

A Bet With Benefits A Bet with Benefits (the Eden Empire) / Power Play (the Serenghetti Brothers)

A Bet With Benefits A Bet with Benefits (the Eden Empire) / Power Play (the Serenghetti Brothers)

Author: Karen Booth, Anna DePalo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

Texas-Sized Scandal By Katherine Garbera I have no self-control around you. Now they're the talk of Texas... Melinda Perry has always been the well-behaved twin-until Slade Bartelli. All Melinda knows is that his touch is hotter than fire... and now she's expecting his baby. A fake engagement might protect them from tabloid gossip. But will Melinda's reputation-and heart-be safe given Slade's dangerous past? Stranded and Seduced By Charlene Sands When he loses his memory... Should she pretend to be the woman he loves? When ex lovers Risk Boone and April Adams are stranded together at a remote lodge, there's no denying their still simmering attraction. But when Risk hits his head and wakes up thinking April's his fiancee... Will she tell him the truth...or go along for the ride?

The Cupid Effect

The Cupid Effect

Author: Dorothy Koomson Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 08/08/2019

There's something magical about Ceri D'Altroy... After departing London to follow her heart's desire to become a psychology lecturer, Ceri D'Altroy vows to leave her matchmaking ways behind her for good. Unfortunately, all she seems to do is inspire the new people she meets to change their lives. There's Ed, who's decided to declare his love to a woman who is way out of his league; Mel and Claudine, two long-term friends who are now tempted to start an illicit affair; and Gwen, the chain-smoking head of department who has a deep, dark secret she only wants to share with her new employee. No one who comes into contact with Ceri is ever the same again. Could this unsuspecting woman be a modern-day Cupid?