What’s your favourite? Top picks 2013 chick lit, ‘lurve’, historical and hot

image-medium (3)Remember if it’s not here, it hasn’t been rated 5 star this year by our readers in Leeds. Top picks in Chick Lit, ‘Lurve’, Historical and Hot.Hope it helps with some author/title suggestions.


  1. The Vincent Brothers by Abbi Glines
  2. Never too far by Abbi Glines
  3. Knight’s Game by CC Gibbs
  4. Eighty Days White by Vina Jackson
  5. Fifty Shades of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

Chick Lit

  1. Calling Mrs Christmas by Carole Matthews
  2. Starry Night by Debbie Macomber
  3. Puppy Love by Frauke Scheunemann
  4. Love and Sleepless Nights by Nick Spalding
  5. Love from both sides by Nick Spalding
  6. Is this Love by Sue Moorcroft
  7. Recipe for Love by Katie Fforde
  8. The love of a lifetime by Mary Fitzgerald
  9. Good Husband Material by Trisha Ashley
  10. Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
  11. Save the Date by Allie Spence
  12. Two for Joy by Helen Chandler
  13. Yours Truly by Kirsty Greenwood
  14. Me and Mr. Jones by Lucy Diamond
  15. From what I remember – Stacy Kramer
  16. Getting over Garett Delaney by Abby MacDonald


  1. Until the end of time by Danielle Steel
  2. The edge of never by J A RedmerskI
  3. The Affair by Gill Paul
  4. An Unforgettable Lady by J R Ward
  5. The Paradise Guesthouse by Ellen Sussmann


  1. The Arrangement by Mary Balogh
  2. Sir Philip’s folly by M C Beaton
  3. Duke of Midnight by Elizabeth Hoyt
  4. The Lady most Willing by Julia Quinn
  5. The World is a Wedding by Wendy Jones
  6. Lord of Darkness by Elizabeth Hoyt
  7. The Miser of Mayfair by M C Beaton
  8. I’ll get by by Janet Woods
  9. Letters from Skye by Jessica Brockmole


Top 10 ‘Mills and Boon’ romances 2013

image-medium (1)Rated by Leeds Libraries users – here’s the top 10 Mills and Boon type romances for 2013 and there’s a couple of Christmassy ones in the list

  1. Bride under the mistletoe by Jessica Hart
  2. Christmas miracle by Caroline Anderson
  3. A reputation for revenge – Jennie Lucas
  4. Bartering her innocence by Trish Morey
  5. Sold to the enemy by Sarah Morgan
  6. Resisting the new doc in town by Lucy Clark
  7. The consequences of that night by Jennie Lucas
  8. The sinful art of revenge by Maya Blake
  9. No longer forbidden by Dani Collins
  10. The heart of Devin McCade by Nora Roberts


Paranormal romance top picks rated by our readers


#Paranormalromance is a great combination of out-of-this-world and down-to-earth. One of the biggest-selling subgenres in the science fiction and fantasy world, it’s a catchall term applied to everything from vampy erotica to space opera!

Here’s our top 11 based on readers’ rating 2013

  1. Leopard’s prey by Christine Feehan —  top pick!
  2. Wild Invitation by Nalini Singh
  3. Frost burned by Patricia Briggs
  4. Beauty Awakened by Gena Showalter
  5. Everbound by Brodi Ashton
  6. Deception Cove by Jayne Castle
  7. Fourth grave beneath my feet by Darynda Jones
  8. Tempest reborn by Nicole Peeler
  9. Rapture by J R Ward
  10. Dark Storm by Christine Feehan
  11. Edge of Dawn by Lara Adrian