Royalty – one of our lovers is descended from royalty (or nobility); this trope includes sheikhs, princes, etc.

Christmas at the Castle by Melissa McClone

A royal wedding. A meddlesome mother. An unexpected union.

A European getaway during the Christmas holiday is exactly what veterinarian Katrina “Kat” Parsons needs. She can’t wait to be a bridesmaid in her childhood friend’s royal wedding, but she hopes to steer clear of the bride’s arrogant older brother.

A Cinderella Story

? New Review! Katarina MacTaggart never dreamed of falling in love with a prince, after an awful childhood she has a plan-finish her masters and help kids like her. On Christmas vacation in Monterra, with her best friend she gets hurt on the ski slopes and Prince Nico saves her.

The Queen of All That Dies

The world is at war. There is only a dictator/king, no other governments. Accept of his rule or you part of the resistance. Serenity is a survivor. She’s my favorite type of lady. BADASS. She has been raised as a child of this war.