Spring Romance Reading Challenge

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Finally, the winter blues are out of the way! Happy spring equinox!

Are you up for a little reading challenge for the new season? I am! Here is the Spring Romance Reading Challenge!

Down below, you’ll find book hints. The books are listed only to present the ideas of the kind of book to read (but you’re free to read them too as part of the challenge).

You must read:

1. A book set in the spring

Once Every Spring by [Michaels, Janell]Spring Training (Bad Boys Of Summer Book 3) by [Winters, KB]A Spring Deception (Seasons Book 2) by [Michaels, Jess]


2. A book associated with spring break

Beyond Me: Sex on the Beach by [Probst, Jennifer]Spring Break (Break Series Book 3) by [Smoke, Lucy]A Night to Forget (A Night to Forget Series, #1) (Emma's Story) by [Wood, Jessica]


3. A book set in a popular spring break location: Cancun, Miami, Bahamas, Puerto Rico, Jamaica, Las Vegas, or Hawaii.

Married in Vegas: A Bad Boy Romance by [Angel, Claire]Hawaiian Guardian by [Sheets, Courtney]Conquered in Cancun: In Cancun Novella 1.5 by [Cooper, KaLyn]


4. An author born in March

Slightly Married (Bedwyn Saga Book 1) by [Balogh, Mary]Love Only Once (Malory-Anderson Family Book 1) by [Lindsey, Johanna]

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5. An author born in April

The Deep End: The Honey Series by [Ashley, Kristen]

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6. An author born in May

A Kingdom of Dreams (The Westmoreland Dynasty Saga Book 2) by [McNaught, Judith]Some Girls Bite (Chicagoland Vampires Book 1) by [Neill, Chloe]Moonshadow (Moonshadow Book 1) by [Harrison, Thea]

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7. A book with flowers somewhere on the cover

Daisy Crown (THE FLOWERS Book 1) by [Lark, Olivia]Amongst The Wildflowers (Fleurs d'Amour Book 3) by [Rose, Amali]Winning Violet (Flower Girls Book 1) by [Lower, Becky]


8. A book with “spring” in the title

Spring Fling (A Virgin May December Romance) by [Younger, Lila]Beauty in Spring by [Wilde, Kati]A Stormy Spring: A Ludlow Hall Romance by [MacKenzie, CC]


9. A book with “flowers” or “flower” in the title

His Flower Queen (Queen Quartette Book 1) by [Hart, Lena]The Falcon and the Flower (Medieval Plantagenet Trilogy Book 1) by [Henley, Virginia]Flower in the Desert by [Parker, Lavender]


10. A paranormal romance featuring a fox shapeshifter

Fox Blood (Moon Marked Book 3) by [Easterling, Aimee]Fondant Fox: A Kinship Cove Fun & Flirty Romance (Mates & Macarons Book 4) by [Leigh, Ellis]Fur Fox's Sake (Shifters Undercover Book 2) by [Taiden, Milly]


11. A paranormal romance featuring a bear shapeshifter

Bared to the Bear (Paranormal Shapeshifter Romance) (Bears of Grayslake) by [Kyle, Celia]Babysitter Bear (Bear Creek Protectors Book 3) by [Raines, Harmony]Feral Passion (Love in Bear Creek) (BBW Paranormal Shape Shifter Romance) by [Keller, Nicole]


12. A paranormal romance featuring a deer shapeshifter

A Deer Surprise (Wildcat Hills Pride Book 2) by [Kay, Liza]Sex on the Hoof (Law and Supernatural Order Book 1) by [Violet, Silvia]Wanted by the Lion (Colorado Shifters Book 1) by [Strassel, Kristen]


13. A contemporary romance set on a cruise

River Cruise Undercover: A Romantic Travel Adventure by [Leigh, Anna]Take Me Now - A Contemporary Romance (Love and Passion on Cruises Book 2) by [d'Este, Nelly]


14. A book with “blossom” or “blossoms” in the title

Blossoms of The Heart by [Gray, Khardine]Keeping Blossom by [Steele, C.M.]


15. A book written by an author with “March” as their surname

Deliberately Bound by [March, Ava]Richer Than Sin by [March, Meghan]


16. A book written by an author named “April”

Marry Me - a novella: (McIntyre Security Bodyguard Series - Book 9) by [Wilson, April]The Outlaw's Bride: A Bad Boy Motorcycle Club Romance (Skullbreakers MC Book 1) by [Lust, April]The Untamed Duke (The Taming Series Book 2) by [Moran, April]


17. A book by an author with May in their name

Lost Petal: A Dark Romance by [May, Linnea]My Soul to Keep by [May, Jackie]A Nerdy Holiday: A novella (Some Girls Do It Book 5) by [Sage, May]


18. A book with “garden” or “gardens” in the title

Garden of Shadows (Dark Gardens Series Book 1) by [Platt, Meara, Publishing, Dragonblade]


19. A book with “bunny” in the title

Badge Bunny (Romance in Rehoboth Book 4) by [Montgomery, K.L.]Chasing His Bunny: A Wolf-Shifter Fated Mate Romance (Big Bad Bunnies Book 1) by [Angel, Golden]The Easter Bunny's Bear by [Chant, Zoe]


20. A book associated with the pagan holiday Beltane

Beltane Fires: A Pagan Holiday Romance (The Pagans Book 1) by [Bishop, Erzabet]Beltane Bliss (Pagan Pleasures Book 1) by [Rose, Lilliana]The Beltane Witch (Cloudburst, Colorado Book 2) by [Muir, Siobhan]


21. A book with “bloom” in the title

The Blood and The Bloom (Men of Blood Book 1) by [Winchester, Rosamund, Publishing, Dragonblade]


22. A book released in March

In a Badger Way (The Honey Badger Chronicles Book 2) by [Laurenston, Shelly]The Prophecy (Daughters of the Morrigan Book 1) by [Croft, Nina]StormWolfe: Sons of de Wolfe (de Wolfe Pack Book 13) by [Le Veque, Kathryn]


  • In a Badger Way (The Honey Badgers Chronicles #2) by Shelly Laurenston (March 26)
  • The Prophecy (Daughters of Morrigan #1) by Nina Croft (March 25)
  • StormWolfe (de Wolfe Pack #13) by Kathryn Le Veque (March 21)

23. A book released in April

Dakota SEAL (Dakota Hearts Book 13) by [Mondello, Lisa]Owen (The Lost Breed MC Book 9) by [Parker, Ali, Parker, Weston]Pierce (The K9 Files Book 2) by [Mayer, Dale]


  • Dakota Seal (Dakota Hearts #13) by Lisa Mondello (April 18)
  • Owen (Lost Breed MC #9) by Ali & Weston Parker (April 12)
  • Pierce (K9 Files #2) by Dale Meyer (April 9)

24. A book released in May

Carrie and the Dastardly Dragons: A Paranormal Romance (Fated Alpha Book 9) by [Mason, Ava]One Night of Passion (Wicked Dukes Club Book 3) by [Ridley, Erica]Then Came You: A Laws of Attraction Novel by [Meader, Kate]


25. A book with “green” in the title

Being Green (Cyborg Sizzle Book 5) by [Sax, Cynthia]Bobby Green (Johnnies Book 5) by [Lane, Amy]Not So Little Green Man (Scifi Alien Romance) (Celestial Mates) by [Kyle, Celia]


26. A book with a pink cover

Desert Rogues: The Bride Who Said No by [Mallery, Susan]How to Love a Pink Demon (Demon Series Book 3) by [Story, Sherrod]Mr. Impossible (Carsington Family Series Book 2) by [Chase, Loretta]


27. A book with a purple cover

Not Just Another Romance Novel by [Suzanne, Lisa]A Time To Forgive: The MacNicol Clan Through Time Book 4 by [Linden, Tricia]


28. A book with a green cover

In Bed with a Rogue (Rival Rogues Book 2) by [Grace, Samantha]Jungle Freakn' Bride (Freakn' Shifters Book 5) by [Langlais, Eve]The Prince and I (The Oxenburg Princes Book 2) by [Hawkins, Karen]


29. A book with a yellow cover

Blame It on the Duke: The Disgraceful Dukes by [Bell, Lenora]Ride A Cowboy: BWWM Romance Novel by [Jasper, Jamila]Simply Insatiable (The House of Pleasure Book 5) by [Pearce, Kate]


30. A book with “butterfly” or “butterflies” in the title

Bulletproof Butterfly by [Brooks, Anna]Butterfly by [Harvey, Kathryn, Wood , Barbara]Chasing Butterflies by [Laine, Terri E.]


Let me know which books you’ve read throughout the spring season! See you then! 😉

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