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Turn Up the Heat Because We Are Talking Romance

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We are back with another romance episode! Our first romance episode back in February still remains our most popular episode and we decided to bring the genre back for another time. This time, Jill is joined by Liz, Meghan, and Emma as they discuss their favorite romance novels. For this episode we broke the titles down by heat level:

Room Temperature Titles (0:00-19:29)

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen

Once and For All by Sarah Dessen

Lily and the Octopus by Steven Rowley

A Study in Scarlet Women by Sherry Thomas

Going Solo by Zoe Sugg

Love Overdue by Pamela Morsi

Lovestruck Librarians series by Olivia Dade

Attachments by Rainbow Rowell

The Winters Family series by Crystal Hubbard

The Bollywood Bride by Sonali Dev

Simmer Titles (19:30-32:57)

Spindle Cove series by Tessa Dare

Duchess of Love series by Sally MacKenzie

Naked series by Sally MacKenzie

This Earl is On Fire by Vivienne Lorret

The Debutante is Mine by Vivienne

When A Marquess Loves a Woman by Vivienne Lorrett

Natural Born Charmer by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

Iron and Velvet by Alexis Hall

When Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James

The Seduction Diaries series by Jennifer McQuiston

Full Boil Titles (32:58-48:00)

Breathless trilogy by Maya Banks

Rocky Mountain Heat by Vivian Arend

Knitting in the City series by Penny Reid

Winston Brothers series by Penny Reid

The Hooker and the Hermit by L.H. Cosway and Penny Reid

Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James

Redemption Series by Sarah Castille

Her True Match by Paige Tyler

I Give You My Body by Diana Gabaldon

Books We Are Looking Forward to Reading (48:00-End)

A Promise of Fire by Amanda Bouchet

Lost Lord Series by Mary Jo Putney

Once a Soldier by Mary Jo Putney

The Wild Seasons series by Christina Lauren

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