8 Romance Novels for Women Over 50 That Are Too Good to Put Down

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8 Romance Novels for Women Over 50 That'll Have Them Saying "More, Please!"

Romance novels are always fun to read.

Whether they have sexy characters or heartfelt love stories, they are easily digestible. But have you noticed there might be a lack of older characters? Sure, it's fun to read a few stories about younger protagonists but how about a more diverse age range?!

We wanted to learn more about romance novels for women over 50 and we found some great options. Some plots are a little less cliched and some have characters that are older than forty years old! Regardless, we all should be enjoying a wide range of romance novels for every age! And after reading the following eight romance novels for women over fifty, we bet you'll be asking for more recommendations!


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1. Dating for Decades

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Cassie Noble loves her IT job and not much else. Her support group gives her some meaning until Keith, the local electrician, joins said club. He's charming and everyone thinks he's hysterical, everyone but Cassie. That is until she needs Keith's help with some electrical problems in her office. He softens her and she starts seeing a new, romantic side to Keith. When her mom calls her back into a world she wish she could forget, Cassie and Keith's relationship is in serious jeopardy.

2. Choose Me

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Read it as a standalone novel or part of the Silver Fox romance series, but whatever you do, you're going to love Choose Me. Eve Corcoran is dumped. Her husband left her for a younger woman but she's dealing with it better than she imagined. She loves her newfound independence so much so she's remodeling her house. And what does that mean? A hunky contractor, the father of her daughter's best friend, Rick Best comes into her life. He never thought he'd love again after the death of his wife but now Eve has his attention. The only problem is, he wants more but is Eve ready to let go of her newly found independence?

3. A Promise of Fireflies

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Ryleigh Collins thought she'd have a nice weekend away from her ex-husband. She escapes to a Rocky Mountain resort but when a snow storm hits, she's left to confront secrets she never wanted to understand. A mysterious journal, a reclusive but sexy hotel owner, Logan Cavanaugh, and a snow storm rock Ryleigh's world, but will she be able to choose one over the other? You'll have to read to find out!

4. The Will

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Josephine lived a life of luxury, exploring the world in disguise while keeping herself distant from everyone but her trusty grandmother, Lydia Malone. And while Josephine was galavanting around the world, retired boxer, Jake Spear lived in the same town as Lydia and would make poor decisions on how and to whom he shared his love. Both Josephine and Jake shared a love for Lydia, and she adored them back so much so she gave them everything before leaving them forever.

5. Wild Rose

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For women who want to be represented in romance novels Wild Rose might be your favorite book on this list! You'll enjoy this book in The Late Bloomers series. Rose doesn't know what to do with herself when her nineteen-year-old daughter leaves for college, she loses a woman who was her mother figure, and her best friend is moving to New York City. The single mom will have no one to take care of for the first time in a very long time. Her daughter finds a summer job in Lake Como, Italy working for the handsome Mateo Romero. When Rose hears about it she jumps on the first flight to Italy as she can't let her daughter make the same mistake she did. But when she gets there she's pleasantly surprised by Mateo and might end up staying longer than she anticipated...

6. Sun-Kissed

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Anne Winters was known as the Ice Queen. She's a self-made billionaire, no one has walked all over her, ever. She's been a divorced-single mom for as long as she can remember. Her son is her life and her only friend is the man who lives next to their vacation house. Mark Corey is also a billionaire. His daughters have left him alone when they chased boys to Paris and he's been married to his company since becoming a widow. He enjoys his friendship with his neighbor, Anne Winters. They've known each other for twenty years but is this the year they graduate from friends to lovers?

7. Fast Women

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Nell has been blindsided; her husband wants a divorce. She's in a fog and needs to get out of it, fast. Her friend gets her a job at a detective agency, something that'll pay the bills and get her out of the house. Gabe McKenna has been dumped...again...by his ex-wife. He's wasting time on one silly case and his business partner wants out. The only thing getting him to the office is his new secretary. Nell and Gabe might be falling in love but when murders surround them, their love might be more dangerous than they anticipated.

8. Anyone But You

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Nina Askew is feeling free. Turning forty means she's free from her ex and the life they lived together. She's free to do what she wants and she wants... a puppy. Instead, she gets a smelly middle-aged dog, Fred. But Fred is a good boy because he helps her meet her gorgeous neighbor, Alex. He might be a decade younger than Nina but the single E.R. doctor has her attention and she's definitely ready for a new puppy now.

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