Books by: Romance


Twilight

Twilight

by Stephenie Meyer
3,774,023 voters
About three things I was absolutely positive.

First, Edward was a vampire.

Second, there was a part of him—and I didn't know how dominant that part might be—th...
The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

by F. Scott Fitzgerald
2,598,116 voters
THE GREAT GATSBY, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations o...
Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen
1,965,025 voters
“It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” So begins Pride and Prejudice, Jane Austen’s witty comedy of ...
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet

by William ShakespeareRobert Jackson
1,591,908 voters
In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a world of violence and generational conflict in which two young people fall in love and die because of that love. The story is rath...
Memoirs of a Geisha

Memoirs of a Geisha

by Arthur Golden
1,297,581 voters
A literary sensation and runaway bestseller, this brilliant debut novel presents with seamless authenticity and exquisite lyricism the true confessions of one of Japan's most celeb...
Little Women

Little Women

by Louisa May Alcott
1,231,893 voters
Following the lives of four sisters on a journey out of adolescence, Louisa May Alcott's Little Women explores the difficulties associated with gender roles in a Post-Civil War Ame...
New Moon

New Moon

by Stephenie Meyer
1,133,368 voters
There is an alternate cover edition for this ISBN13 here.

I knew we were both in mo...
City of Bones

City of Bones

by Cassandra Clare
1,120,215 voters
When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder― much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered...
Eclipse

Eclipse

by Stephenie Meyer
1,119,058 voters
As Seattle is ravaged by a string of mysterious killings and a malicious vampire continues her quest for revenge, Bella once again finds herself surrounded by danger. In the midst ...
Water for Elephants

Water for Elephants

by Sara Gruen
1,046,584 voters
Orphaned, penniless, Jacob Jankowski jumps a freight train in the dark, and in that instant, transforms his future.

By morning, he's landed a job with the Flying Squadron ...
The Notebook

The Notebook

by Nicholas Sparks
1,037,582 voters
Set amid the austere beauty of the North Carolina coast, The Notebook begins with the story of Noah Calhoun, a rural Southerner recently returned from the Second World War. Noah is...
Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights

by Emily BrontëRichard J. Dunn
868,198 voters
You can find the redesigned cover of this edition HERE.

Wuthering Height...
Gone with the Wind

Gone with the Wind

by Margaret Mitchell
856,709 voters
Gone with the Wind is a novel written by Margaret Mitchell, first published in 1936. The story is set in Clayton County, Georgia, and Atlanta during the American Civil War a...
Looking for Alaska

Looking for Alaska

by John Green
756,567 voters
Before. Miles “Pudge” Halter is done with his safe life at home. His whole life has been one big non-event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave ...
The Time Traveler's Wife

The Time Traveler's Wife

by Audrey Niffenegger
745,112 voters
The Time Traveler's Wife is the story of Clare, a beautiful art student, and Henry, an adventuresome librarian, who have known each other since Clare was six and Henry was...
Sense and Sensibility

Sense and Sensibility

by Jane AustenRos BallasterTony Tanner
725,385 voters
'The more I know of the world, the more am I convinced that I shall never see a man whom I can really love. I require so much!'

Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on...
Bridget Jones's Diary

Bridget Jones's Diary

by Helen Fielding
720,853 voters
Meet Bridget Jones—a 30-something Singleton who is certain she would have all the answers if she could:
a. lose 7 pounds
b. stop smoking
c. develop I...
The Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada

by Lauren Weisberger
653,635 voters
A delightfully dishy novel about the all-time most impossible boss in the history of impossible bosses.
Andrea Sachs, a small-town girl fresh out of college, lands the job “a ...
The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

by William Goldman
614,753 voters
What happens when the most beautiful girl in the world marries the handsomest prince of all time and he turns out to be...well...a lot less than the man of her dreams?

As ...
The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

by Alexandre DumasRobin Buss
544,914 voters
'On what slender threads do life and fortune hang.'

Thrown in prison for a crime he has not committed, Edmond Dantès is confined to the grim fortress of If. There he learn...
Les Misérables

Les Misérables

by Victor HugoNorman MacAfeeLee Fahnestock
503,994 voters
Introducing one of the most famous characters in literature, Jean Valjean—the noble peasant imprisoned for stealing a loaf of bread—Les Misérables ranks among the greatest novels o...
Outlander

Outlander

by Diana Gabaldon
496,079 voters
The year is 1945. Claire Randall, a former combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in on...
Anne of Green Gables

Anne of Green Gables

by L.M. Montgomery
486,941 voters
Everyone's favorite redhead, the spunky Anne Shirley, begins her adventures at Green Gables, a farm outside Avonlea, Prince Edward Island. When the freckled girl realizes that the ...
Girl with a Pearl Earring

Girl with a Pearl Earring

by Tracy Chevalier
454,921 voters
With precisely 35 canvases to his credit, the Dutch painter Johannes Vermeer represents one of the great enigmas of 17th-century art. The meager facts of his biography have been gl...
Emma

Emma

by Jane AustenFiona Stafford
447,076 voters
'I never have been in love; it is not my way, or my nature; and I do not think I ever shall.'

Beautiful, clever, rich - and single - Emma Woodhouse is perfectly con...
Dear John

Dear John

by Nicholas Sparks
431,385 voters
An angry rebel, John dropped out of school and enlisted in the Army, not knowing what else to do with his life--until he meets the girl of his dreams, Savannah. Their mutual attrac...
Dead Until Dark

Dead Until Dark

by Charlaine Harris
415,154 voters
Sookie Stackhouse is a small-time cocktail waitress in small-town Louisiana. She's quiet, keeps to herself, and doesn't get out much. Not because she's not pretty. She is. It's jus...
Something Borrowed

Something Borrowed

by Emily Giffin
396,033 voters
Something Borrowed tells the story of Rachel, a young attorney living and working in Manhattan.

Rachel has always been the consummate good girl—until her thirtieth...
One for the Money

One for the Money

by Janet Evanovich
383,284 voters
Pestered by her close New Jersey family, Stephanie Plum offers to catch high-school crush Joe Morelli, cop turned bail jumper, for her cousin Vinnie's company. She questions "worki...
The Other Boleyn Girl

The Other Boleyn Girl

by Philippa Gregory
375,782 voters
Two sisters competing for the greatest prize: The love of a king

When Mary Boleyn comes to court as an innocent girl of fourteen, she catches the eye of Henry VIII....
Persuasion

Persuasion

by Jane AustenDeidre Shauna LynchJames Kinsley
356,214 voters
Twenty-seven-year old Anne Elliot is Austen's most adult heroine. Eight years before the story proper begins, she is happily betrothed to a naval officer, Frederick Wentworth, but ...
Marked

Marked

by Kristin CastP.C. Cast
353,973 voters
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After a Vam...
Atonement

Atonement

by Ian McEwan
341,925 voters
Ian McEwan’s symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt and forgiveness provides all the satisfaction of a brilliant narrative and the provocation we have come to ...
Ella Enchanted

Ella Enchanted

by Gail Carson Levine
333,572 voters
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At birth, E...
A Midsummer Night's Dream

A Midsummer Night's Dream

by William ShakespearePaul WerstineCatherine BelseyBarbara A. Mowat
326,244 voters
Shakespeare's intertwined love polygons begin to get complicated from the start--Demetrius and Lysander both want Hermia but she only has eyes for Lysander. Bad news is, Hermia's f...
An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines

by John Green
302,798 voters
Katherine V thought boys were gross
Katherine X just wanted to be friends
Katherine XVIII dumped him in an e-mail
K-19 broke his heart

When it comes to relatio...
Can You Keep a Secret?

Can You Keep a Secret?

by Sophie Kinsella
270,422 voters
Meet Emma Corrigan, a young woman with a huge heart, an irrepressible spirit, and a few little secrets: Secrets from her boyfriend: I've always thought Connor looks a bit like Ken....
Like Water for Chocolate

Like Water for Chocolate

by Laura EsquivelCarol ChristensenThomas Christensen
260,596 voters
Earthy, magical, and utterly charming, this tale of family life in turn-of-the-century Mexico became a best-selling phenomenon with its winning blend of poignant romance and bitter...
P.S. I Love You

P.S. I Love You

by Cecelia Ahern
257,316 voters

A novel about holding on, letting go, and learning to love again.

Now in paperback, the endearing novel that captured readers' hearts and introduced a fresh new voice in w...

Good in Bed

Good in Bed

by Jennifer Weiner
245,705 voters

For twenty-eight years, things have been tripping along nicely for Cannie Shapiro. Sure, her mother has come charging out of the closet, and her father has long since dropped o...

Vampire Academy

Vampire Academy

by Richelle Mead
238,761 voters
ONLY A TRUE BEST FRIEND CAN PROTECT YOU FROM YOUR IMMORTAL ENEMIES…

Lissa Dragomir is a Moroi princess: a mortal vampire with a rare gift for harnessing the earth's magic....
Stargirl

Stargirl

by Jerry Spinelli
232,769 voters
Stargirl. From the day she arrives at quiet Mica High in a burst of color and sound, the hallways hum with the murmur of “Stargirl, Stargirl.” She captures Leo Borlock’ s heart wit...
Stardust

Stardust

by Neil Gaiman
229,911 voters
Young Tristran Thorn will do anything to win the cold heart of beautiful Victoria—even fetch her the star they watch fall from the night sky. But to do so, he must enter the unexpl...
Dark Lover

Dark Lover

by J.R. Ward
221,807 voters
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In the shado...
The Pact

The Pact

by Jodi Picoult
218,156 voters
For eighteen years the Hartes and the Golds have lived next door to each other, sharing everything from Chinese food to chicken pox to carpool duty-- they've grown so close it seem...
Where the Heart Is

Where the Heart Is

by Billie Letts
205,712 voters
Talk about unlucky sevens. An hour ago, seventeen-year-old, seven months pregnant Novalee Nation was heading for California with her boyfriend. Now she finds herself stranded at a ...
Betrayed

Betrayed

by Kristin CastP.C. Cast
203,770 voters
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Zoey, High ...
The Importance of Being Earnest

The Importance of Being Earnest

by Oscar Wilde
203,202 voters
Oscar Wilde's madcap farce about mistaken identities, secret engagements, and lovers entanglements still delights readers more than a century after its 1895 publication and premier...
Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey

by Jane AustenAlfred MacAdam
200,105 voters
Northanger Abbey is often referred to as Jane Austen's Gothic parody. Decrepit castles, locked rooms, mysterious chests, cryptic notes, and tyrannical fathers give the story...
Just Listen

Just Listen

by Sarah Dessen
198,761 voters
Last year, Annabel was "the girl who has everything" — at least that's the part she played in the television commercial for Kopf's Department Store.

This year, she's the g...
Mansfield Park

Mansfield Park

by Jane AustenClaire LamontKathryn SutherlandTony Tanner
198,379 voters
'We have all been more or less to blame ...
every one of us, excepting Fanny'


Taken from the poverty of her parents' home, Fanny Price is brought up with her ri...
The Undomestic Goddess

The Undomestic Goddess

by Sophie Kinsella
195,629 voters
Workaholic attorney Samantha Sweeting has just done the unthinkable. She’s made a mistake so huge, it’ll wreck any chance of a partnership.

Going into utter meltdown, she...
Dead to the World

Dead to the World

by Charlaine Harris
195,020 voters
Sookie Stackhouse is a cocktail waitress in Bon Temps, Louisiana. She has only a few close friends, because not everyone appreciates Sookie’s gift: she can read minds. That’s not e...
The Three Musketeers

The Three Musketeers

by Alexandre Dumas
191,241 voters
One of the most celebrated and popular historical romances ever written. The Three Musketeers tell the story of the early adventures of the young Gascon gentleman d'Artagnan and hi...
The Princess Diaries

The Princess Diaries

by Meg Cabot
189,108 voters
She's just a New York City girl living with her artist mom…

NEWS FLASH: Dad is prince of Genovia. (So that's why a limo meets her at the airport!)

DOWNER: Dad can...
Living Dead in Dallas

Living Dead in Dallas

by Charlaine Harris
188,650 voters
Cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse is having a streak of bad luck. First her co-worker is killed, and no one seems to care. Then she comes face to-face with a beastly creature tha...
Cold Mountain

Cold Mountain

by Charles Frazier
183,292 voters
Cold Mountain is a novel about a soldier’s perilous journey back to his beloved near the Civil War's end. At once a love story & a harrowing account of one man’s long walk h...
A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms

by Ernest Hemingway
182,208 voters
In 1918 Ernest Hemingway went to war, to the war to end all wars. He volunteered for ambulance service in Italy, was wounded, and twice decorated. Out of his experiences cam...
Message in a Bottle

Message in a Bottle

by Nicholas Sparks
181,911 voters
Thrown to the waves, and to fate, the bottle could have ended up anywhere. Instead, it is found just three weeks after it begins its journey. Theresa Osborne, divorced and the moth...
Club Dead

Club Dead

by Charlaine Harris
179,688 voters
Things between cocktail waitress Sookie and her vampire boyfriend Bill seem to be going excellently (apart from the small matter of him being undead) until he leaves town for a whi...
Norwegian Wood

Norwegian Wood

by Haruki MurakamiJay Rubin
177,118 voters
Toru, a quiet and preternaturally serious young college student in Tokyo, is devoted to Naoko, a beautiful and introspective young woman, but their mutual passion is marked by the ...
Rebecca

Rebecca

by Sally BeaumanDaphne du Maurier
176,813 voters
Last night I dreamt I went to Manderley again...

Working as a lady's companion, the heroine of Rebecca learns her place. Her future looks bleak until, on a t...
The Truth About Forever

The Truth About Forever

by Sarah Dessen
175,568 voters
There are alternate cover editions for this ISBN here and ...
The Clan of the Cave Bear

The Clan of the Cave Bear

by Jean M. Auel
173,918 voters
This novel of awesome beauty and power is a moving saga about people, relationships, and the boundaries of love. Through Jean M. Auel's magnificent storytelling we are taken back t...
Much Ado About Nothing

Much Ado About Nothing

by William ShakespearePaul WerstineGail Kern PasterBarbara A. MowatRobert Jackson
173,172 voters
The action is set in Sicily, where Don Pedro, Prince of Aragon, has recently defeated his half-brother, the bastard Don John, in a military engagement. Apparently reconciled, they ...
Dragonfly in Amber

Dragonfly in Amber

by Diana Gabaldon
172,334 voters
 
With her now-classic novel Outlander, Diana Gabaldon introduced two unforgettable characters—Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser—delighting readers with a story ...
A Great and Terrible Beauty

A Great and Terrible Beauty

by Libba Bray
170,827 voters
A Victorian boarding school story, a Gothic mansion mystery, a gossipy romp about a clique of girlfriends, and a dark other-worldly fantasy—jumble them all together and you have th...
Something Blue

Something Blue

by Emily Giffin
169,493 voters
Following the smash-hit Something Borrowed comes story of betrayal, redemption, and forgiveness
 
Darcy Rhone has always been able to rely on a few things: Her beaut...
Dead as a Doornail

Dead as a Doornail

by Charlaine Harris
168,085 voters
Small-town cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has had more than her share of experience with the supernatural—but now it’s really hitting close to home. When Sookie sees her broth...
Tess of the D'Urbervilles

Tess of the D'Urbervilles

by Thomas HardyMargaret R. HigonnetTim Dolin
166,002 voters
When Tess Durbeyfield is driven by family poverty to claim kinship with the wealthy D'Urbervilles and seek a portion of their family fortune, meeting her 'cousin' Alec proves to be...
In Her Shoes

In Her Shoes

by Jennifer Weiner
164,950 voters
Rose Feller is thirty; a successful lawyer with high hopes of a relationship with Jim, Mr Not-Quite-Right, a senior partner in her firm. The last thing she needs is her messed-up, ...
Definitely Dead

Definitely Dead

by Charlaine Harris
161,610 voters
Since Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has so few living relatives, she hates to lose one - even her cousin Hadley, undead consort of the vampire Queen of Louisiana. H...
All Together Dead

All Together Dead

by Charlaine Harris
161,356 voters
Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse has her hands full dealing with every sort of undead and paranormal creature imaginable. And after being betrayed by her longtime vamp...
The Prince of Tides

The Prince of Tides

by Pat Conroy
156,850 voters
PAT CONROY has created a huge, brash thunderstorm of a novel, stinging with honesty and resounding with drama. Spanning forty years, this is the story of turbulent Tom Wingo, his g...
It's Kind of a Funny Story

It's Kind of a Funny Story

by Ned Vizzini
155,524 voters
Ambitious New York City teenager Craig Gilner is determined to succeed at life - which means getting into the right high school to get into the right job. But once Craig aces his w...
Redeeming Love

Redeeming Love

by Francine Rivers
153,998 voters
California's gold country, 1850. A time when men sold their souls for a bag of gold and women sold their bodies for a place to sleep.

Angel expects nothing from men but be...
Voyager

Voyager

by Diana Gabaldon
151,441 voters
From the author of the breathtaking bestsellers Outlander and Dragonfly in Amber, the extraordinary saga continues.

Their passionate encounter happened long ago by ...

This Lullaby

This Lullaby

by Sarah Dessen
149,208 voters
There is an alternate cover edition for this ISBN13 here.

When it comes to re...
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You

I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You

by Ally Carter
148,015 voters
Cammie Morgan is a student at the Gallagher Academy for Exceptional Young Women, a fairly typical all-girls school-that is, if every school taught advanced martial arts in PE and t...
Beastly

Beastly

by Alex Flinn
147,763 voters
I am a beast.

A beast. Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new creature who walks upright—a creature with fangs and claws and hair springing from every p...
The Rescue

The Rescue

by Nicholas Sparks
139,624 voters
When confronted by raging fires or deadly accidents, volunteer fireman Taylor McAden feels compelled to take terrifying risks to save lives. But there is one leap of faith Taylor c...
The Phantom of the Opera

The Phantom of the Opera

by Gaston LerouxAlexander Teixeira de Mattos
136,548 voters
First published in French as a serial in 1909, "The Phantom of the Opera" is a riveting story that revolves around the young, Swedish Christine Daaé. Her father, a famous musician,...
Sabriel

Sabriel

by Garth Nix
135,125 voters
Sent to a boarding school in Ancelstierre as a young child, Sabriel has had little experience with the random power of Free Magic or the Dead who refuse to stay dead in the Old Kin...
The Guardian

The Guardian

by Nicholas Sparks
134,346 voters
Julie Barenson's young husband left her two unexpected gifts before he died: a Great Dane puppy named Singer and the promise that he would always be watching over her. Now, four ye...
Lover Eternal

Lover Eternal

by J.R. Ward
134,284 voters
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there's a deadly turf war raging between vampires and their slayers. There exists a secret band of brothers like no other-six ...
High Fidelity

High Fidelity

by Nick Hornby
133,146 voters
Do you know your desert-island, all-time, top five most memorable split-ups?

Rob does. He keeps a list, in fact. But Laura isn't on it - even though she's just become his ...
Lover Awakened

Lover Awakened

by J.R. Ward
132,622 voters
In the shadows of the night in Caldwell, New York, there’s a deadly war raging between vampires and their slayers. And there exists a secret band of brothers like no other - six...
Wicked Lovely

Wicked Lovely

by Melissa Marr
129,920 voters
Rule #3: Don't stare at invisible faeries.
Aislinn has always seen faeries. Powerful and dangerous, they walk hidden in the mortal world. Aislinn fears their cruelty - e...
Nights in Rodanthe

Nights in Rodanthe

by Nicholas Sparks
127,715 voters
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicholas Sparks comes a tender story of hope and joy; of sacrifice and forgiveness -- a moving reminder that love is possible at any a...
Moon Called

Moon Called

by Patricia Briggs
125,763 voters
Mercedes "Mercy" Thompson is a talented Volkswagen mechanic living in the Tri-Cities area of Washington. She also happens to be a walker, a magical being with the power to shift in...
The Taming of the Shrew

The Taming of the Shrew

by William Shakespeare
124,505 voters
Renowned as Shakespeare's most boisterous comedy, The Taming of the Shrew is the tale of two young men, the hopeful Lucentio and the worldly Petruchio, and the two sisters they mee...
The Constant Princess

The Constant Princess

by Philippa Gregory
123,237 voters
"I am Catalina, Princess of Spain, daughter of the two greatest monarchs the world has ever known...and I will be Queen of England."

Thus, bestselling author Philippa Greg...
Baby Proof

Baby Proof

by Emily Giffin
122,256 voters
From the author of the smash hits Something Borrowed and Something Blue comes a novel that explores the question: is there ever a deal-breaker when it comes to true l...
Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas

Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas

by James Patterson
120,122 voters
Release Date: July 28, 2003
Katie Wilkinson has finally found the perfect man - but one day he suddenly disappears, leaving behind only a diary written by a new mother named S...
Drums of Autumn

Drums of Autumn

by Diana Gabaldon
119,774 voters
In this breathtaking novel—rich in history and adventure—The New York Times bestselling author Diana Gabaldon continues the story of Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser that beg...
The Wedding

The Wedding

by Nicholas Sparks
116,656 voters
After thirty years of marriage, Wilson Lewis, son-in-law of Allie and Noah Calhoun (of The Notebook), is forced to admit that the romance has gone out of his marriage. Desperate to...
Fruits Basket, Vol. 1

Fruits Basket, Vol. 1

by Alethea NibleyNatsuki TakayaAthena Nibley
115,144 voters
A family with an ancient curse...

And the girl who will change their lives forever...

Tohru Honda was an orphan with no place to go until the mysterious Sohma fam...
A Bend in the Road

A Bend in the Road

by Nicholas Sparks
115,111 voters
Miles Ryan's life seemed to end the day his wife was killed in a hit-and-run accident two years ago. Missy had been his first love, and Miles fervently believes she will be his las...
Two for the Dough

Two for the Dough

by Janet Evanovich
114,302 voters
This one's double the fun!

Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum is still learning the ropes at her cousin Vinnie's bail bond office, so when she sets out on the trail of Kenny Man...
The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing

The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing

by Melissa Bank
111,704 voters
Hailed by critics as the debut of a major literary voice, The Girls' Guide to Hunting and Fishing dazzled and delighted readers and topped bestseller lists nationwide. Now, ...