Meet 5 Unbeatable Harlequin Heroines
by Karen Green
Beauty, brains, courage and personality—these five Harlequin heroines have it all. There’s no damsel in distress here, though the capacity these women have for vulnerability as well as strength just makes them more relatable as leading ladies. From paranormal agents to working moms, take a look at some of the protagonists leading the charge for modern women in contemporary romance.
Meet Lexi Carmichael in the Lexi Carmichael Mystery series by Julie Moffett.
Lexi Carmichael, is a cyberintelligence and computer expert dedicated to solving some of the world’s most complicated crimes. If only solving her personal and romantic dilemmas were as simple.
Meet Kam in the Djinn Haven series by R.L. Naquin.
Kam is a Hidden Government chaser who must use her magic and her keen intelligence to ferret out souls that have escaped their true fate. Kam knows what she’s doing, but keeping her ex-fiancé and apprentice safe while battling a host of paranormal beings can be tricky.
Meet Kellen Adams in the Cape Charade series by Christina Dodd.
Tough, capable Kellen Adams is recovering from a horrific injury that took her memory, taking care of her young daughter on her own—and trying to figure out what exactly happened that led to those two circumstances. And she has to figure it out before the people that tried to kill her come back to finish the job.
Meet Claire Britten in the South Shores series by Karen Harper.
Claire Britten is not afraid to get her hands dirty—literally and figuratively. As a forensic psychologist, her job leads her into some tough situations, but her keen instinct, logic and expertise see her through. Too bad questions of romance were never as easy to solve.
Meet Rowan Summerwaite in the Goddess with a Blade series by Lauren Dane.
Rowan Summerwaite is a highly trained Hunter who channels an ancient Goddess and is on a mission to bring any Vampire who violates their age-old treaty, to justice. And she does it all while trying to have some semblance of a personal life, too.