RITA Best Paranormal Romance

Romance novels in which the future, a fantasy world or paranormal happenings are an integral part of the plot.

Judging guidelines: In this category, a futuristic, fantasy, or paranormal element is blended with the love story, which is the main focus of the novel, and the ending is emotionally satisfying and optimistic.

 

2010 selection

Kiss of a Demon King

RITA Best Paranormal Romance 2010

by Kresley Cole

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Kresley Cole comes a spellbinding standalone novel set in the Immortals After Dark universe: the story of a demon king trapped by an enchantress for her wanton purposes—and...


2009 selection

Seducing Mr. Darcy

RITA Best Paranormal Romance 2009

by Gwyn Cready

In the second hilarious and sexy novel from author Gwyn Cready, a divorcée suffering from "carnal deprivation" has a racy one-night stand with one of literature's most irresistible heroes -- and learns that...


2007 selection

A Hunger Like No Other

RITA Best Paranormal Romance 2007

by Kresley Cole

In New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Kresley Cole’s sizzling series, a fierce werewolf and a bewitching vampire become unlikely soul mates whose passion will test the boundaries of life and death....