Shelf Love

012. The Obsession by Nora Roberts with Lucy Score

Short Description

Lucy Score, indie publishing extraordinaire, pulls back the curtain on how she’s innovating and thriving as a romance novelist and we discuss The Obsession by Nora Roberts (queen of romance). The Obsession is a romantic suspense novel, and we discuss being a survivor and not a victim, the true crime craze (murderinos unite!), home renovations, and the family you choose.


contemporary romance, romance novel discussion

Show Notes

Content Warning: The book we discuss features a serial killer and rapist. We also discuss sexual assault.

Lucy while recording this episode (shot by Mr. Lucy):

We read:

  • The Obsession by Nora Roberts (2016)
    (CW: on-page descriptions of sexual violence)

Lucy’s books that are mentioned:

  • The Worst Best Man
  • The Christmas Fix
  • Mr. Fixer Upper
  • Moonshine Kiss (pining)
  • The Price of Scandal (Bluewater Billionaires)
  • Newest (out Jan. 2020) - ...Listen to hear the title!

Books mentioned:

  • The Bride by Julie Garwood
  • Bluewater Billionaires series:
    • The Price of Scandal by Lucy Score
    • The Mogul and the Muscle by Claire Kingsley
    • Wild Open Hearts by Kathryn Nolan
    • Crazy for Loving You by Pippa Grant
  • JD Robb In Death Series
  • Chanel Miller - Know My Name

Other mentions:

Trope Town: artists

  • Strictly Professional - Katherine Nolan
  • Reckless (Book 1: Renegades) - Skye Jordan
  • Chesapeake Blue - Nora Roberts
  • Flashed - Zoe Castile
  • Pacific Blue - Kristina Luckey
  • Serving Pleasure - Alisha Rai
  • Beard in Mind - Penny Reid


Kelly Reynolds (Boobies & Noobies), Denise Williams, Hannah is a Palindrome, Fiona West