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BARE ESSENTIALS

BARE ESSENTIALS Voluptuous Woman, Book 1

by Brenda Jackson | Read by Ron Butler

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Ron Butler narrates a romance novella set in Orlando, the first in the Voluptuous Woman duology. After a well-publicized breakup just weeks before her wedding, Dominique has been hesitant to date again; however, the handsome man she sees on her morning runs has her reconsidering. A failed marriage has Jordan vowing never to date another lawyer--until he learns that the... Read More

BITTERSWEET MELODY

BITTERSWEET MELODY Bittersweet Symphony Duet, Book 2.5

by Kate Stewart | Read by Joe Arden, Maxine Mitchell

Podium | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Escape to Mexico with narrators Maxine Mitchell and Joe Arden as they portray married couple Natalie and Easton, who are on a second-anniversary honeymoon. Natalie is hoping to reignite the flame in their marriage with a special intimate addition. However, they will have to overcome their past to create the future they promised each other in their wedding vows. Arden's and... Read More

THE BREAKUP TOUR

THE BREAKUP TOUR

by Emily Wibberley, Austin Siegemund-Broka | Read by Dan Bittner, Brittany Pressley

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrators Brittany Pressley and Dan Bittner take listeners on tour in this second-chance rock-star romance. Riley Wynn went from singer-songwriter to superstar overnight because of her music, all themed around her infamous breakups. Her ex-husband thinks her latest hit is about him when in reality it's about her college boyfriend, Max Harcourt, whom she enlists to go on tour... Read More

THE BRIGHT SPOT

THE BRIGHT SPOT Sunrise Cove, Book 5

by Jill Shalvis | Read by Andi Arndt

Harper Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Andi Arndt provides the narration for the romance between Luna Wright and Jameson Hayes. Luna manages Apple Ridge Farm. When the farm's owner dies, Hayes arrives to help bring the struggling operation back into the black. Making it easy to follow the story, Arndt provides unique voices for the large cast of characters ranging from Luna's grandmother to a baby goat named "Damn... Read More

CAPTURING HOPE

CAPTURING HOPE Heroines of WWII

by Angela K. Couch | Read by Natasha Soudek

Oasis Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

In 1939, David Reid, an American photographer who is half Jewish, meets Nadia, the daughter of a Polish baron, during the invasion of Poland by the Nazis. Her father asks David to take Nadia to safety in England. Natasha Soudek creates a sense of urgency for these characters with clipped German and Polish accents that drop listeners into this historical period. Natasha and... Read More

THE CHRISTMAS ORPHANS CLUB

THE CHRISTMAS ORPHANS CLUB

by Becca Freeman | Read by André Santana, Brittany Pressley

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

André Santana and Brittany Pressley deliver a steady performance that highlights two men and two women who navigate a friendship over 10 years. When Hannah and Finn meet while alone at college over Christmas break, the two form a strong friendship and develop Christmas traditions that continue while they live in New York City. Over the decade of the story, two more friends join... Read More

A DEMON'S GUIDE TO WOOING A WITCH

A DEMON'S GUIDE TO WOOING A WITCH Glimmer Falls Series, Book 2

Earphones Award Winner

by Sarah Hawley | Read by Helen Laser

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Helen Laser returns for another fun performance of the Glimmer Falls series. In this sequel, Astaroth, a bargainer demon who is one of nine members of the high council, is sent to Earth. Unfortunately for him, the first person he meets is the powerful witch Calladia, who becomes his enemy a mere few hours before he develops amnesia. But with Moloth on both their trails,... Read More

A DISH BEST SERVED HOT

A DISH BEST SERVED HOT Vega Family Love Stories, Book 2

by Natalie Cana | Read by Valentina Ortiz

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

This audiobook features ex-soldier Saint Vega, who wants to protect his family, and Lola León, a social justice warrior who is determined to save her neighborhood community center. Valentina Ortiz's narration skillfully immerses listeners in this story, smoothly capturing the spirit of its culturally rich neighborhoods. Her vocal artistry brings the characters to life, vividly... Read More

DON'T WANT YOU LIKE A BEST FRIEND

DON'T WANT YOU LIKE A BEST FRIEND Mischief & Matchmaking, Book 1

by Emma R. Alban | Read by Mary Jane Wells, Morag Sims

Harper Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Two debutantes scheme to bring their parents together, only to stumble into love themselves in a romp of an audiobook. It's 1857, and London's season is about to begin. Mary Jane Wells portrays Beth, who must find a suitable match so that she and her widowed mother have a place to live. Wells's voice is unsteady as Beth tries to make her way in society but warms when she meets... Read More

THE FAKE MATE

THE FAKE MATE

by Lana Ferguson | Read by Samantha Summers, Joe Arden

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Samantha Summers and Joe Arden combine their talents to share the romance between shape-shifting doctors Mackenzie Carter and Noah Taylor. Noah has never disclosed his status as an Alpha. When someone reports him to the hospital board, he turns to Mackenzie to pose as his fake mate. Mackenzie has a fun-loving personality, and Summers brings that out with a lightness in her... Read More

THE FEARLESS ONE

THE FEARLESS ONE Osborn Brothers, Book 2

by Lori Foster | Read by Wayne Mitchell

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Wayne Mitchell ensures that sparks fly as romance develops between Jedidiah Stephens and Memphis Osborn. When Memphis buys a campground in the Colorado Rockies, Jedidiah shows up to work as a "handyman." But what she really wants is to find out the truth about the fire that killed her family--and she's already discovered it's got something to do with that campground. When... Read More

FINDING MR. PURRFECT

FINDING MR. PURRFECT

by Gary Codi | Read by Henriette Zoutomou

Hachette Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Henriette Zoutomou entices the listener into this story of frenemies who conduct a fake romance. Charity Simmons is a baker and part owner of a cat café; Will Schwartz is a marketing executive. Charity needs a boyfriend in order to stop her parents from trying to match her up with men they deem "appropriate." She turns to Will for help. Zoutomou provides Charity's... Read More

FLY WITH ME

FLY WITH ME

by Andie Burke | Read by Chelsea Stephens

Macmillan Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Chelsea Stephens fully embraces the complexities that result from dragging emotional baggage into a new relationship in this queer rom-com. Olive Murphy's life confirms Murphy's Law: What CAN go wrong WILL go wrong. But when she meets a captivating pilot named Stella after saving a man's life on her first-ever flight, Olive gets a new lease on her once fearful life. To win... Read More

FOR NEVER & ALWAYS

FOR NEVER & ALWAYS

by Helena Greer | Read by Mara Wilson, Emil Benjamin

Hachette Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Mara Wilson and Emil Benjamin narrate a second-chance romance. Hannah Rosenstein and Levi Matthews were each other's first love and first heartbreak. After five years apart, can they rekindle their relationship? Wilson captures Hannah's anxieties over her job, her life, her relationship with Levi--anxiety about everything, really--but never lets it overwhelm Hannah as a person.... Read More

FOUR STEPS TO THE PERFECT REVENGE

FOUR STEPS TO THE PERFECT REVENGE

by Lilian Monroe | Read by James Babson, Amy Hutchins

Brilliance Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

James Babson and Amy Hutchins are the perfect pair for this flirtatious rom-com. Ellie's reputation on small Fernley Island is damaged after her cheating ex-fiancé, Jason, sways public opinion in his favor. Ellie uses the island's odd jobs app to hire the local mechanic to assist in her plan to take Jason down for his many misdeeds. When the mechanic sends his nephew, Hugh,... Read More

THE GENTLEMAN'S GAMBIT

THE GENTLEMAN'S GAMBIT A League of Extraordinary Women, Book 4

by Evie Dunmore | Read by Elizabeth Jasicki

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Elizabeth Jasicki narrates with upper-class accents that set the tone for this delightful Regency romance. Catriona Campbell juggles her responsibilities as a socialite, suffragist, writer, and her progressive father's only heir to a struggling estate in Scotland. Would it be proper for Catriona to pursue her father's new young colleague, Elias Khoury, and what will she do when... Read More

HAPPILY EVER ALASKA

HAPPILY EVER ALASKA Sweet Home, Alaska, Book 3

Earphones Award Winner

by Patience Griffin | Read by Kirsten Potter

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Kirsten Potter provides an amusing performance of this small-town romance. Lolly has run from every relationship in her life but only regrets leaving her high school boyfriend, Shaun, in the way that she did. Now that he's back in Sweet Home, Alaska, every neighbor in the community is divided between keeping them apart or getting them together. The romance and awkward... Read More

HOW YOU GET THE GIRL

HOW YOU GET THE GIRL

by Anita Kelly | Read by Lindsey Dorcus, Gail Shalan

Hachette Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Lindsey Dorcus and Gail Shalan's wonderfully matched dual narration gives a satisfying emotional fullness to this warmhearted contemporary romance set on the sneaker-streaked hardwood courts of Tennessee. When former professional basketball player Elle Cochrane takes in her cousin's daughter, Vanessa, it draws her reluctantly back into the basketball world. Recognizing the... Read More

THE IMPROBABLE MEET-CUTE

THE IMPROBABLE MEET-CUTE

by Christina Lauren, Abby Jimenez, Sally Thorne, Jasmine Guillory, Ashley Poston, Sariah Wilson | Read by Marli Watson, Andrew Gibson, Andi Arndt, Zachary Webber, Bailey Carr, Aure Nash, Amy McFadden, Jesse Vilinsky

Brilliance Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

These six funny, tender, and romantic stories, full of promising beginnings and well-developed characters, are performed by eight talented narrators. Christina Lauren's meet-cute is a strong start to the collection. A high schooler accidentally emails another student instead of a teacher and begins a correspondence tradition on Valentine's Day. Marli Watson and Andrew Gibson... Read More

JUST ONE TEASE

JUST ONE TEASE The Kingston Family, Book 9

by Carly Phillips | Read by Jason Clarke, Samantha Cook

Blackstone Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrators Jason Clarke and Samantha Cook team up to breathe life into the romance between Hadley Stevens and Zach Dare. Years ago, Hadley was supposed to be Zach's date for the prom when she and her family were whisked away into the Federal Witness Protection Program. Now her father is in trouble again, and Hadley turns to Zach for help. Cook reveals Hadley's trepidation about... Read More

LAST CALL AT THE LOCAL

LAST CALL AT THE LOCAL Love, Lists & Fancy Ships, Book 3

by Sarah Grunder Ruiz | Read by Gary Furlong, Karissa Vacker

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Karissa Vacker and Gary Furlong delight listeners in this opposites-attract romance set in Ireland. Raine Hart decides to dump her life in Boston and travel around Europe, playing her music anywhere she can. However, her ADHD creates challenges, and she finds herself stuck at the Local, a quaint Irish pub. There, she meets owner Jack Dunne and unknowingly insults him about ways... Read More

LOVE DRIVEN OUT OF THE LINEAR

LOVE DRIVEN OUT OF THE LINEAR

by Albert Barron | Read by Lief Livingston, Susan Hanfield

Punch Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Lief Livingston and Susan Hanfield take listeners through the gamut of emotions surrounding reincarnation and eternal life in this metaphysical romance novel. From the moment Ben and Emma meet, their otherworldly connection is undeniable. Livingston's delivery of narrative and his portrayals of the other male characters show his superb range. His pitch expertly switches from an... Read More

LOVE GRUDGE

LOVE GRUDGE Angels & Devils MC, Book 1

by Chantal Fernando | Read by Jeffrey Kafer, Marnye Young

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Jeffrey Kafer and Marnye Young narrate the first title in the Angels & Devils MC romance series, inspired by ROMEO AND JULIET. Two generations ago, a love triangle caused a split in the Devils MC, forming the Angels. Romeo is descended from the Devils, and Julianna is descended from the Angels. Insta-love between the two creates a ticking time bomb just as both clubs'... Read More

LOVE REDESIGNED

LOVE REDESIGNED Lakefront Billionaires, Book 1

by Lauren Asher | Read by Noah B. Perez, Vanessa Vasquez

Lauren Asher | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrators Noah B. Perez and Vanessa Vasquez delight listeners as they bring two childhood friends-turned-rivals to life in this contemporary small-town romance. Recovering from a broken engagement, Dahlia Muñoz returns home to heal, vowing to stay away from her childhood rival, billionaire Julian Lopez--that is, until Julian makes her an irresistible offer to renovate a... Read More

MAGIC

MAGIC The Rainbow Chasers, Book 4

by Tami Hoag | Read by Erin Bennett

Brilliance Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Erin Bennett draws the listener into the relationship between Rachel Lindquist and parapsychologist Bryan Hennessy. After years of being estranged from her mother, Rachel returns home to find her mother suffering from Alzheimer's. Bryan is living in her home as he searches for a ghost. Bennett aptly portrays Addie's frustration with her memory loss and her hostility toward... Read More

THE MAID'S PREGNANCY BOMBSHELL

THE MAID'S PREGNANCY BOMBSHELL Cinderella Sisters for Billionaires, Book 2

by Lynne Graham | Read by Melanie Crawley

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Melanie Crawley breathes life into the story of maid Alana Davison and Greek tycoon Ares Sarvis. Ares needs a wife in order to fulfill the terms of his estranged grandmother's will. Alana overhears him discussing his situation and volunteers herself as his bride. Ares had a horrible childhood and has cut himself off emotionally. Crawley gives him a stiffness that... Read More

THE MIS-ARRANGEMENT OF SANA SAEED

THE MIS-ARRANGEMENT OF SANA SAEED

by Noreen Mughees | Read by Shawn K. Jain, Deepa Samuel

Tantor Media | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Shawn K. Jain and Deepa Samuel are dual narrators of this rom-com with a woman in a hijab at the center. They trade between them the chapters that make up this humorous, charming contemporary novel of manners. Sana Saeed must find a suitor that pleases her mother or lose the chance to be her younger autistic brother's guardian. With the seemingly hopeless search losing steam,... Read More

THE NIGHT ISLAND

THE NIGHT ISLAND The Lost Night Files, Book 2

by Jayne Ann Krentz | Read by Eva Kaminsky

Recorded Books | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Eva Kaminsky portrays three women who spent a night together and awoke with psychic abilities they hadn't had before. Now one of them, Phoebe, has gone missing. Talia March and Luke Rand join forces to find her and to uncover the mysteries of that lost night. They track Phoebe to a remote retreat on Night Island, where they encounter the night gardener, whom Kaminsky... Read More

ON THE WAY TO US

ON THE WAY TO US

by Carolyn Brown | Read by Abigail Reno

Dreamscape | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

This performance by Abigail Reno will charm fans of small-town romances. Her narration offers two stories and is a great fit for this slower-paced novella. In one story, Mercy spends her summer serving a church in West Texas, where she meets a rugged cantina owner named Hunter. In the other story, Jasmine finds solace in a mysterious drifter named Flint. While the dynamics in... Read More

RAIDERS OF THE LOST HEART

RAIDERS OF THE LOST HEART

by Jo Segura | Read by Frankie Corzo

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Journey deep into the Mexican jungle with narrator Frankie Corzo as she brings to life two rival archaeologists. Dr. Socorro "Corrie" Mejía thinks she has landed the archeology dig of a lifetime when she is invited to search for the long-lost remains of an ancient warrior of the Aztec empire--who may just be her ancestor. However, in order to be successful she must team up with... Read More

READY OR NOT

READY OR NOT

by Cara Bastone | Read by Alex Finke

Random House Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Alex Finke narrates a hilarious and heartwarming friends-to-lovers romance set in Brooklyn. Eve Hatch is content with life in her cozy city apartment close to her childhood best friend, Willa, after moving away from her family in the Midwest. However, an unplanned pregnancy from a one-night stand shakes up her life. She takes a closer look at all her current relationships,... Read More

RED STRING THEORY

RED STRING THEORY

by Lauren Kung Jessen | Read by Yu-Li Alice Shen, Andrew Grace

Hachette Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Yu-Li Alice Shen and Andrew Grace deliver this believable romance with a duet-style narration. Rooney, an artist, is enraptured with Chinese red string lore, the belief that love is tied to fate. Jack is a NASA engineer visiting New York. A chance encounter at a Lantern Festival party leads to a fabulous night that ends with a wrong number exchange. Several months later, the... Read More

A RIVER OF GOLDEN BONES

A RIVER OF GOLDEN BONES The Golden Court, Book 1

by A.K. Mulford | Read by Vico Ortiz

Harper Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Twins Calla and Briar arrive at the wolves' court, with narrator Vico Ortiz providing Calla's first-person narration. In a slower, expressive voice, Ortiz describes Calla's responses to the dreadful challenges there. Calla discovers childhood friend Prince Grae is their fated wolf mate and watches Briar be cursed by a sorceress and kidnapped. Calla emerges as an underdog whose... Read More

SECOND CHANCES IN NEW PORT STEPHEN

SECOND CHANCES IN NEW PORT STEPHEN

by TJ Alexander | Read by Aden Hakimi, Feodor Chin

Simon & Schuster Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Aden Hakimi and Feodor Chin narrate this heartfelt second-chance romance about two 40-something men in small-town Florida. Hakimi portrays Eli, a trans man who returns to his much-disliked hometown for Christmas after a career implosion. While his pacing is sometimes a bit forced, he captures Eli's biting humor, resigned anger, and cautious bubbling hope. Chin shines as Nick,... Read More

SIMPLY THE BEST

SIMPLY THE BEST Chicago Stars, Book 10

by Susan Elizabeth Phillips | Read by Nicole Poole

Harper Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Nicole Poole delights listeners in this quirky and heartfelt strangers-to-lovers romance set in Chicago. Pro sports agent Brett Rivers should never have had a drunken one-night stand with his most important client's sister. Rory Garrett is in quite a mess herself as she tries to keep her dreams of being a chocolatier afloat. Now the two must work together to find... Read More

SING ANYWAY

SING ANYWAY A Moonlighters Novella: Book 1

by Anita Kelly | Read by Aven Shore, Yvonne Roberts

Tantor Media | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

In this sweet and sexy queer romance, Sam, a history professor, and fat-positive Lily, an amateur seamstress, meet at their favorite karaoke bar. Aven Shore and Yvonne Roberts perform from Sam's and Lily's perspectives. Their empathetic performances embrace the insecurities that follow their first exhilarating evening together. Sam's vulnerability about their nonbinary gender... Read More

THE TAKEDOWN

THE TAKEDOWN

by Lily Chu | Read by Phillipa Soo

Audible, Inc. | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Phillipa Soo, who narrated Lily Chu's first two books, delights listeners for the third time with this fun contemporary romance layered with social commentary. Dee Kwan is a constant people pleaser who is hired as a diversity consultant at a toxic Toronto fashion company. There, she encounters in real life her top online gaming competitor, Teddy. The two biracial Asian... Read More

TECHNICALLY YOURS

TECHNICALLY YOURS

by Denise Williams | Read by January LaVoy, Joe Arden

Penguin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

January LaVoy and Joe Arden delightfully entertain listeners with this second-chance romance. Pearl Harris has had to be careful with her heart ever since she walked away from dreamy Cord Matthews. Now, seven years later, fate has brought them back together. Pearl has landed a job as acting director of a nonprofit organization she is passionate about, and Cord is the newest... Read More

THIS SPELLS LOVE

THIS SPELLS LOVE

by Kate Robb | Read by Khaya Fraites

Random House Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Khaya Fraites enchants listeners with this charming friends-to-lovers romance. Recently dumped by her long-term boyfriend, Gemma decides to drown her sorrows in one too many margaritas with her family and her best friend, Dax. Persuaded to perform a love-cleansing spell, Gemma is swept away to an alternate reality where she gets a taste of what life could be like if... Read More

THE TOY KING

THE TOY KING Toy Runners, Book 2

by Adriana Herrera | Read by Gomez Pugh, Lola James

Dreamscape | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

This fantasy romance narrated by Gomez Pugh and Lola James features Valente Correa, a Magi who delivers toys for the House of Correa. When he's assigned to escort his brother's intended bride, Kessina Macias, through the Andes, their journey takes an unforeseen and passionate turn. Pugh's narration captures Val's complexity, deftly conveying his brooding nature and intense... Read More

WHEN GRUMPY MET SUNSHINE

WHEN GRUMPY MET SUNSHINE

by Charlotte Stein | Read by Emily Spowage

Macmillan Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Emily Spowage performs this sizzling contemporary romance with a light touch. Gruff former professional football star Alfie is urged by his agent to write his memoir. Curvy, cheerful Mabel applies to be his ghostwriter. When the two are seen together, they're mistaken for a couple. To hide the real nature of their relationship, they pretend to be dating. Spowage brings out the... Read More

WOMEN OF GOOD FORTUNE

WOMEN OF GOOD FORTUNE

by Sophie Wan | Read by Catherine Ho

Harlequin Audio | Unabridged
Romantic Fiction

Narrator Catherine Ho portrays three Shanghai friends who represent the struggles and limitations women face in contemporary Chinese society. Jane has always been told she's ugly and is stuck in a marriage to the one person who proposed to her, hardworking Rina is overlooked for promotions due to sexism and wants to freeze her eggs, and people-pleaser Lulu feels obligated to... Read More

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