Friday, February 11, 2011

Romance Book Scene Best of 2010 Awards

The following list are best of what Romance Book Scene Review in 2010. 
Over the year approximately 400 books were reviewed and listed on this site. 

And the winners are...

Contemporary/Mainstream Books
Instant Temptation  1st PlaceInstant Temptation by Jill Shalvis

Leave Me Breathless2nd PlaceLeave Me Breathless by HelenKay Dimon

Burning Up (Hqn)3rd PlaceBurning Up by Susan Anderson

Honorable Mention
Secrets of the Lotus by Michelle Flye
A Time of Love By Barbara Cameron
Something Worth Fighting For by Lena Matthews

Short Stories Romance
Do Over1st PlaceDo Over by Mari Carr

A Taste Of Haven2nd Place A Taste of Haven by Sierra Summers

Picture This3rd PlacePicture This by Cate Masters

Honorable mentionArctic Shift by Lissa Matthews

Anthologies Romance
Nauti and Wild1st PlaceNauti and Wild by Lora Leigh and Jaci Burton

Burning Up (Berkley Sensation)2nd PlaceBurning Up by Angela Knight, Nalini Singh, Virginia Kantra and Melijean Brooke

Summer Brides: The Borrowed Bride\A Bridge to Dreams\Sister of the Bride3rd Place Summer Brides by Susan Wiggs, Sherryl Woods, Susan Mallery

Cowboy/Western Romance
Falling Fast1st PlaceFalling Fast by Cerise DeLand
Eagle's Redemption2nd PlaceEagle's Redemption by Cindy Spencer Pape
Diablo (The Texans)3rd Place Diablo by Georgina Gentry

Vampire Romance
Lover Mine. J.R. Ward (Black Dagger Brotherhood Series)1st Place Lover Mine by J.R. Ward

Vampires Not Invited: A Night Tracker Novel2nd Place Vampires Not Invited Cheyenne McCray

Real Vampires Hate Their Thighs (Glory St. Claire, Book 5)3rd PlaceVampires Hate Their Thighs by Gerry Bartlett

Fantasy Romance
Last Dragon Standing1st PlaceLast Dragon Standing by G.A. Aiken

This Side of Heaven2nd Place This Side of Heaven by Fallon Blake

Cast in Chaos (Chronicles of Elantra, Book 6)3rd Place Cast In Chaos by Michelle Sagara

Romantic Suspense
Nauti Deceptions1st PlaceNauti Deceptions by Lora Leigh

Dirty Sexy Murder2nd Place Dirty Sexy Murder by Cathleen Ross

Breaking Daylight3rd PlaceBreaking Daylight by M.J. Fredrick

Honorable mention
Moving Target by Rosalie Stanton
Preja Vu by Alanna Coca
Undercover Housewife by J.J. Keller

Erotic Romance
Undercover Lover: Take Me, Lover, Book 21st PlaceUndercover Lover by Charlene Teglia

Kissing Cowboy: Men of S.W.A.T.2nd Place Kissing Cowboy by J C Wilder

All Lit Up: Pleasure Inn, Book 33rd Place All Lit Up by Cathryn Fox
Paranormal Romance
Rapture Untamed (Feral Warriors)1st Place Rapture Untamed by Pamela Palmer

Hunter's Need (The Hunters)2nd Place Hunter's Need by Shiloh Walker

Lion's Heat (Breeds)3rd PlaceLion's Heat by Lora Leigh

Honorable mention
Storm Warnings by Toni Anderson
What a Demon Wants by Kathy Love
Dirty Sexy Murder by Cathleen Ross
Historical Romance
Ten Things I Love About You1st Place Ten Things I Love About You by Julia Quinn

A Kiss at Midnight2nd Place A Kiss at Midnight by Eloisa James

Wicked Intentions (Maiden Lane)3rd PlaceWicked Intentions by Elizabeth Hoyt

LGBT Romance
Jacob's Ladder (St. Nacho's)1st Place Jacob's Ladder by Z.A. Maxfield

2nd Place — Hayashi's Hero by Marie Hart

Saving Noah3rd PlaceSaving Noah by Carol Lynne and Cash Cole

Honorable mention —
Devlin and Garrick by Cameron Dane
Scarred by Carol Lynne

Series Romance
1st Place — The Breeds by Lora Leigh

2nd Place — The Feral Warriors by Pamela Palmer

3rd Place — Wulf's Den (also, Roxie's Protectors) by Marisa Chenery

Werewolf/Shapeshifter Romance
Born To Be Wild1st Place Born to be Wild By Christine Warren

Beast Behaving Badly2nd PlaceBeast Behaving Badly by Shelly Laurenston

Coyote Gorgeous3rd Place Coyote Gorgeous by Vijaya Schartz

Steampunk Romance
Scoundrel:1st Place Scoundrel by Zoe Archer

2nd Place Clockworks and Corsets by Regina Riley

The Iron Duke (A Novel of the Iron Seas)3rd Place — The Iron Duke by Meljean Brook

Reissue Romance
Carnal Innocence1st PlaceCarnal Innocence by Nora Roberts

Dust to Dust2nd PlaceDust to Dust by Tami Hoag

Midnight Sons Volume 3: Falling for Him\Ending in Marriage\Midnight Sons and Daughters3rd PlaceMidnight Sons, Vol. 3 Falling for Him / Ending in Marriage / Midnight Sons and Daughters by Debbie Macomber

Love Inspired Books
His Holiday Bride (Granger Family Ranch Series #3) (Love Inspired #589)1st PlaceHis Holiday Bride by Jillian Hart  

Hometown Princess (Love Inspired)2nd Place
Hometown Princess by Lenora Worth

Treasure Creek Dad (Alaskan Bride Rush Series, Book 2) (Love Inspired #578)3rd PlaceTreasure Creek Dad by Terri Reed

Best Authors Review For 2010

1st Place — Pamela Palmer

2nd Place — Shelly Laurenston

3rd Place — Lora Leigh

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the honorable mention for STORM WARNING :) I never thought of it as a paranormal--duh, me :)


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