10 Best Fantasy Romance Books That Will Make You Believe In The Magic Of Love
Romantic Fantasy books are epic love stories that have happy endings. Romantic Fantasy genre combines enchanting stories with romance, magic and adventure. Here are 10 best Fantasy Romance books that will make you believe in the magic of love.
10 Best Fantasy Romance Books That Will Make You Believe In The Magic Of Love:
- The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
- The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec
- A Heart Of Blood And Ashes by Milla Vane
- The Absinthe Earl by Sharon Lynn Fisher
- House Of Earth And Blood by Sarah J. Mass
- Thorn by Anna Burke
- Witchmark by C.L Polk
- Promise Of Darkness by Bec McMaster
- A Court Of Thorns And Roses by Sarah J. Mass
- Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
In 1886, a mysterious travelling circus called Le Cirque des Rêves becomes an international sensation. The circus is open only at night, and it is constructed completely in black and white. It charms everyone, who wanders its paths and warms themselves at its bonfire. The circus has acrobats, fortune-tellers and contortionists. However, Le Cirque des Rêves is unlike any other conventional circus. Some black and white striped canvas tents contain clouds, some ice but all the tents are unique experiences full of awe-inspiring amazements.
The circus seems almost to cast a spell over its appreciators, who call themselves ‘les rêveurs’ – the dreamers. The story is not just about the circus, story is about the tangled relationship between two young magicians, Celia, the enchanter’s daughter, and Marco, the sorcerer’s apprentice. Two are in a fierce duel and have been trained since childhood for this purpose by their erratic instructors. In this game only one can be left standing, and the circus is the stage for a battle of imagination and will. However, Celia and Marco fall headfirst into love that makes the lights flicker and the room grow warm whenever they so much as brush hands. Night Circus is one of the best Fantasy Romance books.
The Witch’s Heart by Genevieve Gornichec
The Witch’s Heart is the story of a banished witch who falls in love with the legendary trickster Loki. This is another book in the list of best Fantasy Romance books that will make you believe in the magic of love. This bestselling debut novel reimagines the Norse mythology. The story of Angrboda begins where most witches’ stories end that is, with a burning. It is a punishment from Odin because Angrboda refuses to provide him with knowledge of the future. The fire leaves her injured and powerless. She flees into a remote forest.
There she is found by a man who reveals himself to be Loki. Soon her initial distrust of him transforms into love. She gives birth to three unusual children, each has a secret destiny. Angrboda wants to raise her children at the edge of the world, safely hidden from Odin’s. However, as Angrboda slowly recovers her powers, she learns that her joyous life is in danger. She asks the help of Skadi, a fierce huntress with whom she shares a growing bond. Angrboda has to choose whether she’ll accept the fate that she’s foreseen for her beloved family or will she remake their future. The Witch’s Heart is a story of love, loss, and hope.
A Heart Of Blood And Ashes by Milla Vane
A Heart Of Blood and Ashes by Milla Vane is the first book in the series, A Gathering Of Dragons. A Gathering Of Dragons is a fantasy romance series with two city-states fighting for power. In ‘A Heart of Blood and Ashes’ a generation has past when the western realms were in endless war. Then the Destroyer came and from the blood and ashes he left behind, an alliance was formed between the barbarian riders of Parsathe and the walled kingdoms of the south. The alliance is all that stands against the return of an ancient evil. However, then the barbarian king and queen are killed in an act of betrayal.
Maddek is forbidden by the alliance council to kill the corrupt king responsible for his parents’ murders, but he still vows to avenge his parents’ death even if it costs him the Parsathean crown. When he learns that it was the king’s daughter who induced his parents’ deaths, he is determined to make her pay. When Maddek captures the King’s daughter, Yvenne, she is not what he expected. She is the last in a line of legendary warrior-queens. She is small and weak, but the sharpest weapons she wields are her mind and her tongue. Yvenne proposes marriage to Maddek so that they can unite in their goals and claim their thrones because her determination for vengeance against her father is greater than Maddek’s.
The Absinthe Earl by Sharon Lynn Fisher
The Absinthe Earl by Sharon Lynn Fisher is the first book in the series ‘The Faery Rehistory’. This Book is about Miss Ada Quicksilver. She is a student of London’s Lovelace Academy for Promising Young Women, and she is spending her holiday in Ireland to pursue her anthropological study of fairies. In Dublin she visits absinthe bars to investigate a supposed association between the bittersweet spirit and fairy sightings. One night, in an absinthe bar a handsome Irishman approaches her, introducing himself as Edward Donoghue. Edward takes absinthe to reduce his sleepwalking, and Ada is eager to hear whether he has experience with fairies.
She learns that he’s the Earl of Meath, and that he is going visit a mysterious ruin at Newgrange on the orders of his cousin, the beautiful but half-mad Queen Isolde. When Edward learns about Ada’s area of study, he invites her to accompany him. She accepts his invitation, and they arrive in Newgrange in time for the winter solstice. That night, the secret of Edward’s is revealed. Edward is a lord in two worlds and he can no longer conceal his shadow self. Their blossoming friendship slowly turns into kindling passion and as they discover a door that has been sealed for centuries, they are thrown into a war that will change Ireland forever.
House Of Earth And Blood by Sarah J. Mass
House Of Earth and Blood by Sarah J. Mass is part of the Crescent City series. It is the story of half-Fae and half-human Bryce Quinlan. Bryce had the perfect life, she worked hard all day and partied all night. That was until a demon murdered her closest friends. After the incident she is left wounded, and alone. The accused is put behind bars but the crimes still continue and soon Bryce finds herself at the heart of the investigation. She is ready do whatever it takes to avenge her friends’ deaths.
Hunt Athalar is a notorious Fallen angel who is now enslaved by Archangels he once tried to overthrow. He has one purpose, that is to assassinate his boss’s enemies, no questions asked. When a demon starts wreaking havoc in the city, Hunt is offered an irresistible deal. to help Bryce find the murderer, he will get his freedom. Bryce and Hunt investigate Crescent City’s underbelly and they discover a dark power that endangers everything and everyone. House Of Earth And Blood by Sarah J. Mass is also one of the 10 best fantasy romance books.
Thorn by Anna Burke
Thorn by Anna Burke begins on a cold day in winter, as Rowan’s father returns from a doomed hunting trip carrying a single, white rose. The rose is followed by the Huntress. She is tall, cruel, and beautiful. The Huntress takes Rowan back with her to a mountain populated by the creatures of the hunt. Rowan, who once dismissed the villagers for their superstitions, finds herself at the heart of a curse.
Rowan is torn between her family loyalties, her guilty relief at escaping her engagement to Avery Lockland, and her complicated feelings for the Huntress. She has to find a way to break the curse before it destroys everything she loves. The only problem is that, if she finds a way to lift the curse, she will have to return to the life she left behind. For Rowan the only thing more unendurable than an endless winter is a lifetime of springs without the Huntress.
Witchmark by C.L Polk
Witchmark by C.L Polk is the first book in the series, ‘The KIngston Cycle’. In Witchmark, when Miles Singer was born he was marked for suffering by magic, doomed either to be enslaved to his family’s interest or to be committed to a witches’ asylum. To escape his destiny Miles goes to war and comes home a different man. However, he is still not able to leave his past behind. Miles fakes his own death and reinvents himself as a doctor at a cash-strapped veterans’ hospital, but he still is not able to hide what he truly is. One day, a fatally poisoned patient exposes Miles’ healing gift and his witchmark. When his patient is killed, Miles has to risk his anonymity and freedom to investigate his patient’s murder.
Promise Of Darkness by Bec McMaster
Promise Of Darkness by Bec McMaster is part of the Dark Court Rising series. It is the book 1, in the series. In Promise of Darkness, there is a realm ruled by magic. The realm has a merciless Queen of Thorns, Queen Adaia, she is determined to destroy her enemy, the cursed Prince of Evernight. There is war impending between the enemies, and so the prince forces Queen Adaia to uphold an ancient treaty.
The treaty requires her to send one of her daughters to his court as a political hostage for three months. The queen claims that it is the perfect opportunity for Princess Iskvien to end the war before it even starts. When the Princess is sent to the court of Prince of Evernight, she uncovers secrets about the prince and his court, and soon she begins to question her mother’s motives. Promise Of Darkness by Bec McMaster is one among the Best Fantasy Romance Books.
A Court Of Thorns And Roses by Sarah J. Mass
A Court of Thorns And Roses is part of a series by Sarah J. Mass. A Court of Thorns and Roses is about a nineteen-year-old huntress named Feyre, who kills a wolf in the woods. A beast-like creature arrives to demand requital for it from Feyre. She is dragged to a dangerous magical land, she only knew about from legends. Feyre finds out that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin. Tamlin is one of the lethal, immortal faeries who once ruled their world. As Feyre stays on his estate, her initial feelings for Tamlin change from hatred to desire that she ignores every lie and warning she has been told about the beautiful but dangerous world of the Fae. As an ancient wicked shadow grows over the faerie lands, Feyre has to find a way to stop it or it could be the doom of Tamlin’s world.
Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller
Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller is about Alessandra, who is tired of being ignored. So she made a plan to gain power. First woo the Shadow King, then marry him and kill him and take his kingdom for herself. No one really knows the extent of the newly crowned Shadow King’s power. Some people say he can command the shadows that are around him to do his bidding. Others say that the shadows speak to him and whisper the thoughts of his enemies.
Nevertheless, Alessandra knows what she deserves, and she’s going to do everything within her power to get what she deserves. However, Alessandra is not the only one trying to kill the king. As various attempts to kill the king are made by others, Alessandra finds herself trying to keep him alive long enough for him to make her his queen, all the while struggling not to fall in love.