Romantic suspense is one of the hottest genres people are raving about. The overlapping of romance, action, drama, danger, and mystery makes romantic suspense novels loved by many readers of all ages. The irresistible stories will keep you from putting down the book even for a minute. Numerous books in the market blend romance and suspense effortlessly. This genre quickly took flight, and there’s no plan of touching down soon. Below are sizzling romantic suspense novels to include in your to-read list. 

Cold & Deadly by Toni Anderson

Published in 2019, Cold & Deadly is one of the many romantic suspense books of Toni Anderson. This book will keep you on the edge of your seat until the end. Completely get engrossed with the story of FBI Crisis Negotiator Dominic Sheridan and headstrong rookie agent Ava Kansas. Sheridan is a loyal and committed agent who is adept at dealing with high-stake situations. But can he handle the stubborn and hell-bent in the pursuit of justice rookie agent Kansas. Despite their differences, they make good partners. The slow-building of chemistry between the two characters as they work together to find a murderer. Complications from left to right are stopping them from this forbidden attraction; however, will they be able to pull away from together? Fasten your seatbelts as the overlap of romantic tension and mystery does not slow down until the end. 

Cross Her Heart by Melinda Leigh

Melinda Leigh’s Cross Her Heart is a violent family history that repeats itself story, overlapped with suspense and romance. Have your heart-racing with this action-packed book with a gripping mystery that will hook you ’till the very end. Bree Taggart and Matt Flynn work together to uncover the secrets behind the death of her sister, Erin. But, is the truth the only thing they discover? Or, will they find love in each other’s embrace. As the investigation unfolds, it has become dangerous and unsafe for her life. Once you start reading, there’s no putting down this romantic mystery with plenty of suspense and tension. 

Jasmine: A Woman Of Color by Monique Boyd

Self-published author Monique Boyd’s debut novel, Jasmine A Woman Of Color, will leave you breathless and panting for more. From a vengeful widow turned into another woman all because of love. Jasmine Moore’s life turned upside down after losing her husband and finding out about his affairs. All the while, she was a loyal wife, and now she wants revenge. What she did not expect was a new found love for Dr. Jason. Will sparks fly and be happy again? Or, will she hold this grudge and take action? Be at the edge of your seat as Jasmine races to find the person trying to kill her. Follow Jasmine as she uncovers the threat to her life and solves the mystery to keep her children safe and find the love truly meant for her. Expect a story filled with plot twists, deceit, and passion that romantic suspense fans love and enjoy. Jasmine: A Woman of Color is a refreshing romantic read that will make you want more. 

Truth, Lies, and Second Dates by MaryJanice Davidson

MaryJanice Davidson’s Truth, Lies, and Second Dates is not your ordinary sweet, contemporary romance novel. It also contains suspense, action, and drama. Captain Ava Capp has been flying for a decade, and she wants to leave it all behind. She decided to go back to Minnesota to live a good life, but fate has another thing planned for her. Everything went sideways when M.E. Dr. Tom Baker came into the picture. A man who knows about the past Capp ran away from. Can they stop this growing attraction? Or, will they allow sparks to fly? Laugh and fall in love with Ava and Tom’s story in Truth, Lies, and Second Dates

Dream Chaser by Kristen Ashley

Steamy and jaw-dropping Dream Chaser by Kristen Ashley will make you addicted to the slow-burn romance and crimes that surround the two characters. Dream Chaser is the second book of Ashley’s Dream Team series. Relish in the dash of sweetness and suspense in the story of Ryn Jansen and Boone Sadler. Dubious Ryn is not interested in taking risks on Boone and vows to stay as far away from this man. But when Boone confronted her on the crimes her loved ones committed, she must put her trust in this man— the man she wants and the man she can’t allow herself to have. How can Ryn stay away from when fate and their irresistible connection disagrees with her? Will their love prosper despite all the danger? Will they have a future together when their romance is in danger of more than heartbreak? Be entertained with the tough love of this alpha male and sassy female in Dream Chaser