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Are you looking for great recommendations from a few of the best Black Authors in Romance? Well, look no further!
Farrah Rochan is a USA Today bestselling author that is known for her relatable writing style that captures you from the start and bridges characters that will make you feel right at home. She is the author of several series (The Holmes Brothers, Bayou Dreams and more) and is known from the recent success of her book The Boyfriend Project.
Have you really read romance by Black authors if you haven’t read Beverly Jenkins? Through the novels Rebel, Forbidden, and Vivid you will understand why she is considered one of the mothers of swoon-worthy, toe tingling, heart pulling historical romance. Beverly has a way of setting the scene and writing characters that you will not be able to stop thinking about. Her latest release Wild Rain is the perfect novel that will captivate you as she takes you on a journey that is set on the brink of the Civil War.
Kennedy Ryan is a jewel in the romance community known for her multicultural contemporary romance and women’s fiction novels. Through the novel series: The Grip Trilogy, All the King’s Men, and Hoops we are met with stories that display an honest perception of relatable characters who are destined in their journey to find their own happily ever after.
Christina C. Jones
Christina C. Jones is a brilliant Indie romance author who knows how to bring the steam. Through her novels and novellas we find various themes that quickly grabs your attention and leave you dying to know what is going to happen next. If you are looking for stories that represent the ultimate Black love experience, check out these series: High Stakes, Equilibrium Series, or her latest The Roses.
Eric Jerome Dickey
The romance community was hit hard with the passing of Eric Jerome Dickey who is one of the greatest Black male bestselling romance and contemporary writers today. Through his writing we are met with uncanny situations, drama, and sometimes mystery. Eric Jerome Dickey has authored 15 novels, and in his latest The Business of Lovers you will be swept away through this story starring brothers Brick and Dwayne who are not looking for love or an entanglement but find themselves in situations where fate has other plans.