Audiobooks to Get You in the Mood for Valentine’s Day

Single? In a relationship? It’s complicated? No matter your relationship status, getting curled up with a good book will give you those warm fuzzy feelings. Whether you love clean romance or the spicier stuff, historical love stories or the romantic thrillers, we’ve got you covered.

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Contemporary Romance

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Confessions of a Secret Admirer: A Valentine’s Day Anthology, by Candis Terry, Jennifer Ryan, & Jennifer Seasons, narrated by Andi Arndt, Johanna Parker, & Xe Sands

This sweet anthology, with short stories by three romance favorites, is perfect for the season. The stories will have you smiling, giggling, and blushing and searching for more by these authors and narrators (don’t worry, there’s plenty!).

Erotic Romance

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Watch Me, by Shayla Black (writing as Shelley Bradley), narrated by Sasha Dunbrooke

Watch Me packs a lot of punch into just four hours. Shayla Black’s trademark steam won’t keep you waiting, but the stories mystery will keep you guessing until the quickie’s exciting climax.

Fantasy Romance

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Fire of Stars and Dragons, by Melissa A. Petreshock, narrated by Casey Holloway, Daniel Thomas May, and Kevin Stillwell

If you like a little extra fantasy in your fantasies, Fire of Stars and Dragons has got it all. Dragons, Demi-gods, and Vampires, a strong female lead, and plenty of sexy scenes. The three narrators fit their roles perfectly.

Clean Romance

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Welcome to Last Chance, by Hope Ramsay, narrated by Kristin Kalbli

Sometimes you need romance that is all swoon, no steam. Hope Ramsay’s Last Chance series is about love in a small Southern town between church goers. Kristin Kalbi’s clear narration brings the characters to life.

Young Adult Romance

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The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight, by Jennifer E. Smith, narrated by Casey Holloway

Jennifer E. Smith novels bring up all the first love feelings you need in a young adult romance. It’s a sweet, quick book with major cinematic value. Casey Holloway’s narration is sweet and sincere.

Historical Romance

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The Knave of Hearts, by Elizabeth Boyle, narrated by Susan Duerden

Contemporary romance is lovely, but sometimes what you want is some regency in your romance. The Knave of Hearts is the fifth in a series, but works just fine as a standalone. Download and start swooning.

Romantic Suspense

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Keep Me Safe, by Maya Banks, narrated by Jeffrey Kafer

Suspenseful romance can get your heart pounding in more ways than one. Keep Me Safe is a suspenseful thriller with a touch of paranormal and plenty of romance.

Let us know in the comments what you’re reading this weekend! All of our Romance Audiobooks are on sale, so download a few to keep you entertained.

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Audiobooks about Love

Happy Valentine’s Day! No matter how you are spending today, just know, ListenUp loves you.

Today we want to showcase some of our favorite audiobooks about love. No matter what kind of love (or anti-love) you are in the mood for, we’ve got you covered.

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Damn Love, by Jasmine-Beach Ferrara, narrated by Courtney Patterson and a Full Cast. 

This is a book about love in all it’s different forms – romantic, familial, platonic, straight, gay – all love. The stories of connected characters are heart-breaking and heart-warming. There’s a story in here for everyone.

Rebecca, by Daphne Du Marier, narrated by Anna Massey. 

If you are in the mood for a classic, pick up this novel, first published in 1938. Rebecca is a gothic tale that includes a a rags-to-riches love story with a creepy mansion and a mysterious dead first wife.This rich novel reads like a fairy tale.

Sin Brothers series, by Rebecca Zanetti, narrated by Karen White.

Blind Faith is the 3rd book in the Sin Brothers series, which is a little paranormal, a little suspense, a little intrigue, and a lot of romance and passion. If youa re in the mood for an exciting romance listen, this is the series for you.

Searching for Grace Kelly, by Michael Callahan, narrated by Kristin Kalbli.

Searching for Grace Kelly is not strictly romance. This story follows the lives of three young women living in New York’s glamorous Barbizon Hotel. It is filled with personal discover, love, and heartbreak.

Beautifully Broken series, by Courtney Cole, narrated by Shannon Gunn

Sometimes what you need is a romance novel about a super-rich bad boy with a dark past. The Beautifully Broken series will fulfill that need wonderfully.

 Why We Broke Up, by Daniel Handler, narrated by Khristine Hvam. 

Why We Broke Up is a break-up letter. It’s in first person and it’s a bit of stream of consciousness and it feels very, very real. If you are looking for emotional catharsis, this is the audiobook for you.

What are you listening to this Valentine’s Day? Do you have any favorites you’d like us to add to our list? Let us know in the comments!