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You Won’t Believe These Romance Novel Niche Genres | Writer’s Relief


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:

  1. Amish vampire romance
  2. NASCAR romance
  3. Mermaid/merman romance
  4. Paranormal pregnancy romance
  5. Click here to see more unusual romance genres, with examples


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