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This was a hard one to narrow down! I ended up just picking the 5 star reads that stood out the most to me over the past three years.
1. Across a Star-Swept Sea by Diana Peterfreund
A fabulous science fiction retelling of The Scarlet Pimpernel with a female protagonist!
2. The Countess Conspiracy by Courtney Milan
A heartbreaking, but still inspiring look at the Victorian scientific community and the women who tried to break into it.
3. Heart of Obsidian by Nalini Singh
The mysterious Ghost is finally revealed and the Psy-Changeling world takes a huge step forward.
4. A Lady By Midnight by Tessa Dare
A woman with a past connects with a seemingly cold-hearted militia commander.
5. Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
A look at one girl's first year of college as she navigates without her twin sister and dealing with her own fictional obsession.
6. Kiss of Steel by Bec McMaster
The first in a series about a gritty, steampunk version of London that involves vampires and werewolves.
7. Innocent in Death by JD Robb
Eve Dallas has to solve the murder of a beloved teacher and deal with a woman from her husband's past who seems to want him back.
8. Evernight by Kristen Callihan
A metal elemental tries to save the sanity of the demon she was forced to experiment on earlier in the series.
9. Chained By Night by Larissa Ione
A vampire leader must go through rigorous tests with his betrothed's sister.
10. Magic Bleeds by Ilona Andrews
A mercenary must deal with a deadly threat to her city while balancing a romance with a werelion.