Top Rated Paranormal Romance Books To Make You Wonder

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Romance can include almost every type of sub-genre. But have you ever dived into beyond-reality love stories?? Welcome to the world of paranormal romance. This genre highlights speculative worlds. It can include shapeshifters, aliens, extraterrestrials, cyborgs, and robots.

Paranormal romances are one of the fastest-growing genres in romance. Technological and scientific discoveries have paved the path for these tales. They fall under the fantasy umbrella. These delightful novels are filled with magic, spells, and psychic powers.

Let us look at some of the best paranormal romance books available. They’ll be sure to leave you wonderstruck.

1. The League of Gentlewomen Witches by India Holton

The second book of the Dangerous Damsels series, The League of Gentlewomen Witches, takes readers on a romantic journey filled with witchcraft and passion.

Charlotte is on a mission to secure the long-lost amulet of Black Beryl from the wrong hands.

That is until she comes across gorgeous pirate Alex O’Riley. Together, they scheme to steal the amulet. However, they need to watch out for wandering hands, or they might just steal each other’s hearts.

Rated with 4.24 stars on Goodreads, this witchy tale is a spellbinding read.

2. Lead Me Astray by Sondi Warner

Lead Me Astray is a paranormal romance with a queer relationship at the center. The story follows the ghost Aurie, who seeks help from a genderqueer Myxis while in the Overlay City. Werewolf detective, Zyr, keeps them safe.

As they work to solve a murder, intimacy brewers between the companions. Will their ménage à trois survive in this adventurous tale? With 4.16 stars, the book is applauded for its representation of the LGBTQ community.

3. When He’s Sinful by Suzzane Wright

The third book of the Olympus Pride series, When He’s Sinful, introduces a new couple into the shapeshifter romance collection. The story follows Aspen and Camden, childhood friends too afraid to take the plunge.

Complications arise when another shapeshifter comes in to claim Aspen as his true mate. But how will Camden take this ridiculous advancement? A one-night stand might work… or not.

The book has a 4.24-star rating on Goodreads. The series is a beloved collection worth the read!

4. Evernight Unleashed by Carrie Ann Ryan

After a witchy paranormal series, Carrie Ann Ryan follows a magical town and the smart witches tasked to protect it. Rowen Ravenwood is determined to stop Oriel, a dark necromancer, from abusing the town’s magical core. Enter Ash Christopher, anxious to help.

But she and him have a broken-hearted history. Still, the town needs their help. Can their love help them save it?

With a strong 4.61 average rating, this and the previous books in the series are one of the best paranormal romance books for otherworldly readers.

5. Psycho Shifters by Jasmine Mas

In the first book of the Cruel Alphaverse series, Jasmine Mas tells the story of Sadie, a bullied and tortured orphan who discovers she is the first Alpha. She is sent to train with others like her. And they all despise Sadie.

As the threat of war looms overhead, all the Alphas prepare to fight. And despite the hate that Jax, Archer, and Cobra have towards Sadie, they can’t keep ignoring the obsession they feel.

This book is a slow burn high in spice. With a 4.40 rating, it’s worth a read.

While this genre might not be everyone’s cup of tea, it sure is becoming one of the most beloved sub-genres of romance.

We hope you enjoy these paranormal romance books!