Any kind of romance is nice to read!
Anya Bast Elementals series! I read Witch Fire and was like, hey, romance isn't bad like I thought it was! ;DDee @ Dee's Reads
Those are on my TBR list!
Paranormal Romance is my fave! Julie N. firstname.lastname@example.org
I got started reading paranormal romance when I read Maggie Shayne's Twilight Memories. I got hooked on hot & streamy romance when I read Lora's Leigh's Harmony' Way. Thanks for sharing the hop and your giveaway. evamillien at gmail dot com
Love Lora Leigh! Especially her NAuti Boys series!
I can't remember the first romance I read, but I know I am hooked! Thanks for the giveaway!-Cali W.
I like all paranormal romances
Paranormal romance got me loving romance in general.
I don't remember the title of the book, but it was one of those cheap Mira novels. It was about a rich girl who as a ugly duckling teenager had a crush on this bit older, good-looking neighbour guy, but when he came after a few years to visit her parents, she overheard him making fun of her to somebody, because he thought she still looked ugly. Which of course made her want to get back at him, so she decided to humiliate him by making him fall in love with her and then probably dump him, so somehow she got hired by him to work at his home, and of course he fell in love with this beautiful girl, except that she fell in love with him too. After some drama, I think it ended happily with them getting together. I'd really like to remember what book that was, as I'd really love to reread it.
After searching the net, I think I've found the title! I can't believe it, after so many years of wondering:) I'm 99% sure it was "Maid to Measure" by Roberta Leigh.
So glad you came back with a title! Your description had me wanting to read it!
Great hop! I started with Harlequin novels and I still revisit them. They were mostly romantic suspense. I love them for a nice, predictable but usually exciting and hot read!
I used to love the Harlequins! But the Presents collection became to formula for me. Love the steamy Blaze collection!
Historical romances set in the 19th century are my favorite reads. Thanks for the giveaway. Love these hops!
I love a good Regency read! Stephanie Laurens and Lisa Kleypas are favs there!
I started reading romance when I was just a kid. The first was a Lavyrle Spencer book. I don't remember which one because I devoured them all.
I used to read my mom's old romance books, and from there, I found paranormal and erotic romance. I have been "hooked" since I was little.
Nice blog! Thanks for the invite.
I love paranormal, but I read just about every genre.
I was hooked into romance as soon as I read my first YA romance book. Though, honestly, I don't remember which book that was. I do remember which book got me into adult romance: Pretty Persuasion. It isn't even my favorite romance now, but I still remember it because it got me hooked into the genre :)
I am sure if I went back and read some of those early romance reads I would probably think less of them. But at the time I loved them!
I love awkward romances. Its fun! :)
OMG! I'm 50 and you expect me to remember the first one?!? I know it wasn't one of hers, but in junior high (keep in mind it was the 70's and I was 12ish) I was a big fan of Barbara Cartland.
LOL!! Anne, I changed my question after seeing your comment! I thought if I am honest I would be hard pressed to name the book that started it all, too!
I honest couldn't tell you a book...it was back when they posted short stories in the magazines my mom bought...from there I was hooked.
It was a Jude Devereaux, but honestly I sped through her entire collection in about a week and I cannot recall which one I started with. :)email@example.com
Oh, I remember reading hers in high school and loving them!
nora roberts :) firstname.lastname@example.org
Love her! Both romance and Suspense!
The Outlaw Hearts by Rebecca Brandewyne
books that got me hooked on the genre: Sookie Stackhouse series by Charlaine Harris and the Night Huntress series by Jeaniene Frost Book Savvy Babe
So, another Paranormal Gal!
I don't remember the first one that got me hooked but I'm a huge book lover :)
I started with some HQNs, but didn't find out how much I enjoyed contemporary romances until reading Meg Cabot
Eden Winters' DIVERSION is probably what got me hooked on m/m!vitajex(at)aol(Dot)com
I don't remember it's been a long time! Linky Redheaded Bookworm
Lauren Dane is the one that got me hooked.
Charade by Sandra Brown for all of her novels and for adult romance. Or maybe you could count Barbara Cartland, because it might be the very first romance book I read. :))Lisa Kleypas for Historical Romances, Debbie Macomber and Diana Palmer for Harlequins, Shiloh Walker for Eroticas (well, the light one since I'm a vanilla person. :D
I can`t remember my first. But I have been a dabbler for a couple of years, but am now getting into it more as I am a little older. : )Thanks for the chance to win !email@example.com
First is was Janelle Taylor's Historical Romances that got me hooked into the genre then Sherrilyn Kenyon sealed it for me Paranormal wise.Rafflecopter Name Dawna Newman
Sandra Brown and then Lisa Kleypas :)
I was hooked on Paranormal Romances/Crime... Thanks for the awesome hop.. love them so much fun!vals_hemi at yahoo dot comValerie Rhodes
Kristen Ashley's Motorcycle Man got me completely hooked to alpha-male heroes and of course romance in general! Thank you for the firstname.lastname@example.org
My first was Diana Gabaldon, then after a 15 year hiatus, I discovered Lorelei James. She really got my juices going and got me hooked.Mel bournmelissa at hotmail dot com
I can't even remember. I've been reading Laurell K Hamilton forever, Diana Gabaldon like the lady above me, Nora Roberts, I found my grandma's stash of the sexier harlequins when I was 12 or so. LOL Thanks! heather1974 at gmail dot com
J.D Robbs Naked in Death was the first PNRish book I read and it had me hooked. I fell in love with Roarke.
Sherilyn Kenyon, Keri Author, and Laurell K Hamilton are who I got started with
Laurell K Hamilton.. got me going!!erikalrhodes at gmail dot comErika R
The Sookie Stackhouse series by Charlaine Harris
Anne Rice started my obsession with vampires and all creatures of the night :)Thanks for the giveaway!
I honestly love Nicholas Sparks. He writes beautiful love stories.Thanks for the giveaway! =)JJs2468@aol.com
Jude Devereaux :DLinky follower: pinkflower
Probably Colleen Hoover!
Maggie Shayne and her Wings in the Night started my PNR obsession.
The Sookie Stackhouse series. I remember when I was 13 sneaking around to read them when my parents were home LOLLinky: Danielle Bateman
Gena Showalter got me hooked on paranormal romance!Janhvijustjanhvi at gmail dot com
Kathleen E. Woodiwiss got me hooked on romance. :D I love all her books and I may have bought all of them. ^_^Thanks so much for the giveaway!!!!!
I have not stopped reading ever since reading 50 Shades of Gray last year......mmalavec(at)med(dot)umich(dot)edu
The True Blood Series
It was Maggie Shayne, many years ago.eg kaufman
It was the very first pack book by Shelly Laurenston, Pack Challenge that got me hooked on paranormal romances. I started out reading the Harlequin romances waaaaaay back in the day when I was a teenager and graduated to authors like Kathleen Woodiweis and Rosemary Rodgers who were considered very risque back then. Now I love the erotic paranormal romances best. Thanks for being part of the hop and for the chance to win. <^_^>reneebennett35 (at) yahoo (dot) com
For YA, it was Sarah Dessen. And for more grown-up romance, Easy by Tammara Webber :)
Nina Whyle got me hooked on chick-lit, a genre I didn't use to read :-)Renata Sbralifeamongbooks[at]gmail[dot]com
But romance I started enjoyed when reading a brazilian author, Erico Veríssimo.
any romance books which has great story and steamy..i like them :)my fave so far is AMANDA QUICK...thx u so much..
thx u for this giveaway :)linky : nurmawati djuhawan-nurma-chiko_jubilee at yahoo dot com
The author who got me hooked on romance is the first one I ever read: Margaret Mitchell's Gone With the Wind. Then, after I had "discovered" romance through that book, I went on to Kathleen Woodiwiss and Rosemary Rodgers. email@example.com
Vampire romances got me hooked! Thanks for the giveaway!
When I was younger, I devoured Judith McNaught's novels.
Many including Margaret Mitchell and Emily Giffin.
I began reading romance a very long time ago and then stopped because it became dull for me at about age 15 or so; I don't remember what author really "hooked" me on it at the time. I began reading romance "related" books when I got hooked on the paranormal genre. Romance seemed to be a part of the story, so I kind of backed into romance, to get my paranormal fix. Now, I like it, though I still prefer there to be another component to the story, such as a mystery, etc. Straight romance still isn't my thing (erotica is a bit different, I must say...I've just discovered it, and I like reading it for its own sake). firstname.lastname@example.org
The 50 shades series
The League series by Sherrilyn Kenyon.
What author hooked me into this Genre... Hmm the more erotic types I would have to say Megan Hart
The Brennan Sisters series by Jane Porter, I love it! Thank you :)
Danielle Steel got me hooked on romance.
Nora Roberts.Thanks for the chance to win!
Elizabeth Lowell for romance & Christine Feehan for paranormal romance.bituin76 at hotmail dot com
Abbi Glinesbn100candg at hotmail dot com
I started out reading Harlequin super romances. I still like their Blaze and Desire books for a quick read but I prefer less predictable stories. kumquat8 at hotmail dot com
Marian Keyes. Thanks for the giveaway!by.evie at yahoo dot com dot br
Eloisa James and Lyndsay Sands.Thanks for the amazing giveaway!elizabeth @ bookattict . com
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer got me hooked on paranormal romance.
Twilight by Stephenie Meyer got me hooked on paranormal romance (and romance in general) and Lisa Kleypas in Historical romance.
J.R. Ward's Black Dagger Brotherhood series is what got me absolutely hooked on Paranormal Romance. LOVE it :) Mariesongbird1613 at yahoo dot com
Sandra Brown and Julie Garwood got me hooked on romancethebigbluewall77(at)gmail(dot)com
I would say Julia Quinn and Johanna Lindsey's books got me hooked on historical romance. I remember reading a book from the Bridgerton series and one from the Malory novels and that was it. I had to find the rest of them STAT!ahui89 at hotmail dot com
thanks :Dparanormal romance ;D
men in uniform romances are currently my fav... K. Ashely's fault :D paranormal romances... J.R. Ward's Black Dagger Brotherhood is THE paranormal series for me.
Sherrilyn Kenyon's Fantasy Lover got me hooked on the romance genre!!!
Hmm... Jennifer Armentrout, possibly?Brynna
Georgette Heyer got me hooked many years ago.jmcgaugh (at) semo (dot) edu
Paranormal romance Dark Hunter series by Sherrilyn KenyonThanks for the great giveaway!bhometchko(at)hotmail(dot)com
I think what got me hooked on the Romance genre was Sherrilyn Kenyon and Stephanie Meyer.That was the start of my love for PNR! Thank you for the wonderful giveaway. trb0917 at gmail dot com
I love paranormal romance the authors that got me hooked are Christine Feehan and Sherrilyn Kenyon.jmesparza821 at gmail dot com
I read a lot of Stephen King and Dean Koontz growing up. My first romance was The Thorn Birds when I was about 15 and I have been hooked since
Jayne Ann Krentz got me hooked on the whole romance genre and Jennifer L Armentrout on the YA/NA genre. Thanks for the giveaway!
been so long ago i can't remember - regnod(at)yahoo(d0t)com
Diana Palmer got me hooked on romance books.sstrode at scrtc dot com
Probably Libba Bray, I would love it if she wrote adult romance!
Paranormal romance is my favorite it started with Vampire academy by Richelle Mead. Thank you for the great giveaway!
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