All About Romance is holding a poll for the top 100 romances.
The poll is open until October 31. I just submitted my list and it was harder
than I thought it would be. I probably disqualified myself by adding atypical (but romantic) titles. Plus I added two manga titles.

This is only a sample of my list and I’ve divided it into categories instead of the original rankings.

Classic Romance:
Emma by Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
Ramona by Helen Jackson Hunt
Scarlet Pimpernel by Emmuska Orczy

Period Romance:
Minerva by Marion Chesney
Talisman Ring by Georgette Heyer
Convenient Marriage by Georgette Heyer
Ladies of Missalonghi by Colleen McCullough
To See Your Face Again by Eugenia Price

Fantasy Romance:

Knight of a Trillion Stars by Dara Joy
Aphrodite’s Secret by Julie Kenner
Sex and the Single Vampire by Katie Macalister
Wishes Come True by Kathleen Nance
Jewels of the Sun by Nora Roberts

Contemporary Romance:
Welcome to Temptation by Jennifer Crusie
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier
Crimson Roses by Grace Livingston Hill
Grand Passion by Jayne Anne Krentz
Henrietta’s Own Castle by Betty Neels

Young Adult:
Mara, Daughter of the Nile by Eloise Jarvis McGraw

Beauty by Robin McKinley
Blood and Chocolate by Annette Curtis Klause
Behold Your Queen by Gladys Malvern
Old Fashioned Girl by Louisa May Alcott

Non Genre:
Caravan by Dorothy Gilman

Archangel by Sharon Shinn
Possession by A. S. Byatt
Practical Magic by Alice Hoffman
Thrones, Dominions by Dorothy Sayers & Jill Paton Walsh

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