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Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate List

Here is a list of the best Romance Fantasy books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!

1. Fairy-Struck (The Twilight Court) (2015)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListI’m an Extinguisher; a psychic soldier charged with protecting our world from them—the Fey. Long ago, there was a war between our kind and we nearly destroyed the world with it. Now, we have a truce in place to prevent that from happening again. Both sides enforce the truce; we have the Extinguishers and they have the Wild Hunt. Humans don’t remember the truce anymore; they don’t remember the Fey anymore. A fact that the Fey use to their advantage. I hate that. After they killed my mother, I even started to hate them. But that hatred doesn’t seem to matter when I look at him. Fairy hunter. Deadly….
Author(s): Amy Sumida

2. Memory’s Wake (Memory’s Wake Trilogy) (2011)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListI don't know who I am.I don't know what I am.All I know is that I'm being  and this world is .Memory feels out of place in this strange, Victorian fairyland. With her mind wiped clean, finding her way back to a home she can't remember won't be easy. Chased by a dragon, wanted by the king and stalked by a handsome wildman, Memory must find out who she is before she is found by those who want her dead. Memory's stolen past holds dangerous secrets. Will she survive long enough to discover them, or will the secrets themselves destroy her?…
Author(s): Selina Fenech, S.A. Fenech

3. Soulbound (The Return of the Elves) (Volume 1) (2016)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListA deathbed promise Arlyn's quest is simple: Find her father and let him know her mother is dead. After all, Arlyn had promised her mother she'd go. The problem? Her father's people are myths and legends, and he doesn't even live on Earth. But despite a long journey through the mysterious mists of the Veil, finding him turns out to be the easy part. A dream long-buried After five hundred years, Kai has given up on finding his soulbonded. So when he stumbles across Arlyn after returning from his latest mission and recognizes her as his mate, Kai starts their bond in haste. But he never could have imagined that his…
Author(s): Bethany Adams

4. The Cursed Key: A New Adult Urban Fantasy Romance Novel (2019)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListAnother team beat free-spirited archaeologist Olivia Perez to the dig of a lifetime, and now she’s left with the choice to wait for scraps or brave a dangerous, dusty tomb in hopes of finding other priceless artifacts. Her reward? A mysterious key she has no idea is cursed. Soon, Olivia realizes she’s brought home more than just an ancient rarity.Malevolent visions begin to plague her. Unnerved by what they reveal, she casts away the key…unknowingly placing it into the waiting hands of a dark mage bent on destruction. Only when a shifter agent from the Paranormal…
Author(s): Miranda Brock, Rebecca Hamilton

5. Dragon Pact: Blood Dragon Book 1 (2019)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListSarah Rennelle is a teacher who longs for nothing more than summer to return and her crazy roommate to find some sanity. Unfortunately, one wrong step into an alley and she becomes an eye-witness to a terrible crime. The episode leads her to a chance meeting with a handsome man who has his own terrible secret. Even with his mysterious demeanor she finds herself drawn to him, and more than for his good looks.Adam Grayson is a creature like no other. He’s neither vampire nor dragon, but a strange combination of the two. He wants only to survive in his dark world, but a young woman…
Author(s): Mac Flynn

6. Bound by a Dragon (The Dragon Archives) (2016)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListKeira loves her rustic village life, but she doesn't love the man her overbearing mother expects her to marry. But that is of little consequence to her neighbors, especially as two newcomers have stirred up excitement in the village.The first new arrival is Aaron Drake, handsome and charming, and intent on pursuing Keira, which stirs up trouble with her mother and soon-to-be-betrothed.As for the other new arrival, who wants a fire-breathing dragon living in their backyard?But both Aaron and the dragon have secrets they would prefer to remain hidden from the villagers….
Author(s): Linda K. Hopkins

7. Aurora’s Angel: A dark fantasy romance (2019)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListA broken-winged angel trying to get home. Her escort a nocturnal huntress with a bloody past. It will be a dangerous journey – monsters are everywhere and the truly dangerous ones hide in plain sight. Alone since her father’s brutal murder, Aurora has spent years hunting his killers. Battle-weary she’s ready to start over where no one knows who or what she is – she just has one last mission. Everything is going to plan until she discovers the beautiful winged girl caged underground. Her decision to rescue Evie and to help her get home safely, despite avians being infamous for…
Author(s): Emily Noon

8. Shadow Walker: A Slow-Burn Paranormal Romance (Bloody Hearts) (2018)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListI’m Alana Mitchell, and for my twentieth birthday, I got a brand-new magical destiny instead of the laptop I was saving for.I’m a witch. I have powers I can’t control, enemies I know nothing about and a legacy I can’t begin to grasp.There’s a whole shadow-world out there waiting to swallow me whole, a world I didn’t even know existed until I used my powers and unleashed hell upon my naïve self.I always figured that the first time I’d move in with a man, it’d be my boyfriend, not a bloodthirsty demon with a storm of secrets and his brother, but they’re the…
Author(s): Anya J Cosgrove

9. Piece of Dragon: A Fantasy Romance (Haret Chronicles: Qilin) (2018)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListFor years, my odd ability to manipulate others kept me one step ahead of the Underbelly Circus – a place nobody like me lives through.Everything goes to hell when a gorgeous stranger dies right in front of me, resurrects himself as a dragon, and begs me to follow him straight into the Underbelly beast.He claims I’m the lost Qilin Queen – a magical freaking unicorn.I can smell the truth in his words, and he’s desperate. How can I help him, if he works for my greatest enemy?The answer comes barreling into my world when his brothers-in-arms find me, too – lion shifter, mage,…
Author(s): Laurel Chase

10. Vampire Mage: A Clutch Mistress Book 1 (2017)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListMy name is Sora. I was born into this world to a highly respected Mage family. All was well as a child; most children receive their magic at puberty… I was not that fortunate. Shunned by my family, I was cast out on my twenty-first birthday—a failure and disappointment to those who were supposed to love me. Left on my own in Seattle with no friends or money, I made my way through low-paying jobs down the coast to Southern California. Fate finally smiled upon me in San Diego, where I scored a serving position at a diner. One night after my shift, I decided to walk…
Author(s): Janelle Peel

11. The Flame and the Arrow (The Annika Brisby Series) (Volume 1) (2010)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate List“Don’t do it, Annika,” he taunted. His eyes were no longer bright and charming but dark and intense, yet they still twinkled. He was tempting, but was he harmful? Aspiring rock star Annika Brisby thinks she knows where her life is going until she steps through a broken portal that leaves her stranded in a realm of fairies, vampires, and other mythical beings. Unable to return until it’s repaired, she’s rescued by wood nymphs who believe her sudden arrival is no accident. After being taken in by a prominent family of elves, Annika finds herself struggling to resist the seductive spell of their youngest son, Talvi. Equal parts arrogant and…
Author(s): Emigh Cannaday, Fiona Jayde

12. Caught By the Dragon: Maiden to the Dragon #1 (2018)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListMiriam Cait seeks love, or rather, her friend seeks it for her. Her friend’s latest date suggestion is refused on account of his dark eyes. There’s something not quite right with them, and Miriam soon finds out why when he comes knocking on her door, and knocking her out.Miriam wakes up from the confrontation with more than just a headache. Shackles cover her ankles and wrists, and she’s on her way to being auctioned off to a bunch of self-proclaimed dragon lords. It all seems too fantastic to be real, but as the evidence starts mounting against sanity Miriam realizes she may be in deeper trouble than she thought….
Author(s): Mac Flynn

13. Gray Wolf Mate: League of Gallize Shifters (Volume 1) (2017)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate List       "GRAY WOLF MATE is a truly ground-breaking paranormal romance. Ms. Love is a writer who can conceive an innovative idea, and then cleverly bring it to life for readers to enjoy." Always Reviewing     Shifters came out to the public eight years ago and, since then, the world has never been the same for many.    Tess Janver and Cole Cavanaugh fell deeply in love in college … then he disappeared without a word. She feared the worst, or thought she had. After seven years, he returns as a beefed up version of his former self. That's not the only thing…
Author(s): Dianna Love

14. Academy For The Fallen: Year One (TRIALS OF THE DAMNED) (2019)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListAfter falling in battle, Lilith, known as Queen Merciless to foe and friend alike, expects to wake up in the toasty halls of hell —not the depths of the Underworld as a candidate for entry into the Academy for the Fallen.Confused, she assumes it’s either a misunderstanding or someone’s idea of a joke. Forced to prove her strength with three challenging tests, Lilith is determined to dominate, showing she has no need for more schooling.She’s no damsel needing protection or rescue.Stuck with a former angel on the outs with God, a hellhound with a dangerous secret, and a trickster shapeshifter posing as the previous King of the…
Author(s): Avery Song

15. The Vine Witch (2019)

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate ListFor centuries, the vineyards at Château Renard have depended on the talent of their vine witches, whose spells help create the world-renowned wine of the Chanceaux Valley. Then the skill of divining harvests fell into ruin when sorcière Elena Boureanu was blindsided by a curse. Now, after breaking the spell that confined her to the shallows of a marshland and weakened her magic, Elena is struggling to return to her former life. And the vineyard she was destined to inherit is now in the possession of a handsome stranger.Vigneron Jean-Paul Martel naively favors science over…
Author(s): Luanne G. Smith

Best Romance Fantasy Books: The Ultimate List

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some romance fantasy books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The Danger of Romance: Truth, Fantasy, and Arthurian Fictions

Author(s): Karen Sullivan
Publisher: University of Chicago Press, Year: 2018, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2366587

To Weave a Web of Magic: Four Stories of Fantasy and Exquisite Romance

Author(s): Claire Delacroix, Lynn Kurland, Patricia A. McKillip, Sharon Shinn
Publisher: Berkley Trade, Year: 2004, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 387613

Empire of Magic: medieval romance and the politics of cultural fantasy

Author(s): Geraldine Heng
Publisher: , Year: 2003, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 444829

Please note that this booklist is not definite. Some books are really record-breakers according to USA Today, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant resources you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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