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Think the romance genre is all about pirates and bodice-ripping? Writer’s Relief urges you to think again. Romance writers are smashing genre barriers to invent surprising new ways to tell age-old stories about falling in love. Here are a few of the latest—and totally unexpected— genre mash-ups in the world of romance books:
- Amish vampire romance
- NASCAR romance
- Mermaid/merman romance
- Paranormal pregnancy romance
- Click here to see more unusual romance genres, with examples
Question: What was the most unusual genre mash-up book you’ve read?