Explore the best love stories and romance books
On the official profile for the Romance community on Wattpad, you can...

  • Discover the best romance novels and young adult books in our reading lists-from New Adult to historical romance novels and everything in between

  • Get inspired by writing prompts and take part in contests for romance writers and readers

  • Check out our Heartbeats story for romance news and updates, like opportunities to be featured on cosmopolitan.com or to win a publishing deal with Harlequin

  • Read the best short love stories in our Love Bites collection

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The Romance Team

Current Challenge

Stay tuned for our next contest!

Romance Ambassadors

Have you met our Romance Ambassadors? They take care of our romance community!


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Romance Contest Ideas

A few of you have asked where you can share an idea you have for a Romance contest! To share an idea with us, please fill out this form

Submissions to Reading Lists and Love Bites

To submit a story to one of our Reading Lists or our Love Bites collection, please fill out SUBMISSION FORM

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Hello Open Novella Contest enthusiasts. Check out the Top Winners and their entries!Congratulations to the winners!https://www.wattpad.com/story/127429378
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