There’s nothing wrong with a good ol’ “trashy” romance novel. Starting back in middle school with V.C. Andrews’ Dawn series all the way through Fifty Shades of Grey, I’ve read my fair share. But while eye candy’s got its time and place, sometimes a reader wants something sexy and well-written. Here are some of our favorite books that turn up the heat but don’t lose anything in the quality department.
Shelf curated by Alexandra Gekas. Image credit: shutterstock.com/Falcona