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"Full Bodied Sites"

  • Romance Reader
    Thousands of lengthy reviews, browse by author or sub-genre. "Eagerly Awaited" section lists forthcoming titles. Loads of author interviews, author addresses, and a fun Author Freebies section that tells how to get bookmarks, newsletters, book plates, magnets... all sorts of fun stuff from your favorite romance authors.
  • Romantic Times
    Reviews, authors, pseudonyms, book covers (!), discussion groups, writers research topics, and much, much more.
  • Amazon : Romance Books
    Bestsellers, titles by genre, awards lists and more.

Books in MVLS Libraries

  • MVLS/SALS Catalog
    Connect to your library catalog and select your library.
    Select Keywords in Subjects search and try these subjects:
    Love Stories, Historical Romance, Romance Fiction, Gothics, Romantic Thriller.
  • Limit by date: When you search, select a date to get books from a particular year.
  • Request a title: To reserve a book, click on the "Place Request" link of a specific book. A library card and pin number (last 4 digits of your phone number) are needed.

Reviews, Forthcoming, Reading Lists, Awards

  • All About Romance : Reviews
    Over 3,000 reviews. New reviews, archived reviews, favorite picks. All with "sensuality ratings"! Scroll to bottom of the page.
  • Romance : Reviews
    Book Browser reviews from 1996 to date. Short, to-the-point reviews.
  • Romance : Forthcoming Titles
    Publication information and reviews when available- check list on left. From Book Browser.
  • Romance : Lists
    Series & Sequels, awards, time periods, locations, and romance categories from Book Browser.
  • Romantic Times : Themes
    Dozens of themed books lists. Each includes a description of the theme and a discussion of the appeal of that theme. Lists of recommended books are divided by sub-genres and time periods.




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Booktalk: Updated: November 18, 2010