Are you under the spell of hot fae and want more? We've scoured the realm of faerie (*wink*) to put together our list of 22 Fae Fantasy Books with Romance in the genres of romantic fantasy, fantasy romance, and reverse harem fantasy.
I'll be frank: alpha heroes don't do it for me. Believe me, I get the appeal. But the overly confident, domineering "save the day" type who doesn't fully consider the heroine's thoughts and feelings typically won't win me over. A good beta hero is definitely appealing — he partners with the heroine and raises up … Continue reading Catharine Glen: The Dark and Dangerous Delta
Fat women in fantasy. Where the heck are they? Diversity is the current buzzword of the writing community, and more than ever, we are seeing such variety in our heroes and heroines, especially within fantasy fiction. However, one population seems to be lacking representation: plus-sized characters. Body positivity is important, especially for plus-sized individuals. In … Continue reading Wren Murphy: Body Positivity and Plus-Size Representation in Fantasy
Have you heard of reverse harem fantasy? If not, you've missed some great books! But don't worry, Romantic Fantasy Shelf has you covered with the 11 Must-Read Reverse Harem Fantasy Books to get you started on this hot subgenre niche. @CatharineGlen has some awesome picks from Alex Lidell, Auryn Hadley, Kristen Banet, Tate James, Raven Kennedy, and more!
You love a good romance. We all do, that’s why we’re here! When two characters fall in love and overcome adversity: nothing better! Sometimes there’s another love interest, and the infamous triangle emerges: who will she choose? But now you’re looking for something more. Something new and different. Enter reverse harem (RH) or #WhyChoose, a … Continue reading Catharine Glen: 5 Books To Read To Jump Into Reverse Harem Fantasy Romance
Catharine Glen reveals the Eastern origins of the reverse harem genre, explains the difference with the Western style, and details the pleasures to be found in RH fantasy.