Lucy Score is a contemporary romance author from Pennsylvania, celebrated for her engaging and relatable stories. She has captivated readers with best-selling titles such as “Pretend You’re Mine”, “Rock Bottom Girl”, and “By a Thread”. Lucy’s writing, marked by humor and heartfelt emotions, vividly portrays the complexities of life and love, creating a strong connection with her readers. Her well-crafted characters and realistic plots have earned her a steadfast readership and recognition in the romance genre. Lucy is committed to delivering stories that not only entertain but also resonate deeply with readers, solidifying her position as a cherished author in the hearts of romance enthusiasts.
See also: Emily Henry Books in Order.
Lucy Score Books in Order
Knockemout book series
Blue Moon Series
- No More Secrets (2016)
- Fall Into Temptation (2016)
- The Last Second Chance (2016)
- Not Part of the Plan (2017)
- Holding On to Chaos (2017)
- The Fine Art of Faking It (2018)
- Where It All Began (2018)
- The Mistletoe Kisser (2020)
- Third Time’s the Charm (2020)
Riley Thorn Series
- Riley Thorn and the Dead Guy Next Door (2020)
- Riley Thorn and the Corpse in the Closet (2021)
- Riley Thorn and the Blast from the Past (2022)
Bootleg Springs Series
- Whiskey Chaser (2018)
- Sidecar Crush (2018)
- Moonshine Kiss (2018)
- Bourbon Bliss (2019)
- Gin Fling (2019)
- Highball Rush (2019)
Sinner and Saint Series
Hope Falls Universe Series
- Undercover Love (2015)
- The Worst Best Man (2018)
- Rock Bottom Girl (2019)
- By a Thread (2020)
- Forever Never (2021)
- Maggie Moves On (2022)
- “The Hating Game” by Sally Thorne – A witty and charming romantic comedy that will keep you hooked until the very end.
- “The Rosie Project” by Graeme Simsion – A heartwarming and hilarious story about an eccentric professor’s quest to find love.
- “The Kiss Quotient” by Helen Hoang – A steamy and unconventional romance between a brilliant mathematician and an escort that challenges societal norms.
See also: Ana Huang Books in Order.
Most Recommended Books
- Protecting What’s Mine (Benevolence, #3) (4.39 Goodreads score)
- Rock Bottom Girl (4.31 Goodreads score)
- Things We Never Got Over (Knockemout book series, #1) (4.22 Goodreads score)
- Things We Hide from the Light (Knockemout book series, #2) (4.15 Goodreads score)
- The Worst Best Man (4.15 Goodreads score)
Lucy Score has an upcoming release titled “Things We Left Behind,” scheduled to be published on September 5, 2023.
Things We Never Got Over
In "Things We Never Got Over" Naomi Witt escapes from her picture-perfect wedding and finds herself in Knockemout, Virginia. She goes there to help her estranged twin sister, Tina, but ends up being left with her 11-year-old niece. With no job, no plan, and no home, Naomi is stuck in town with a lot of extra responsibility. Local barber Knox, who prefers a simple life, decides to help Naomi out. However, as their lives become more intertwined, they realize that things may not go according to plan.
Things We Hide from the Light
Police Chief Nash Morgan is known for being a good guy and his attractive rear end. However, after being shot, he is faced with a criminal on the loose and a town that doesn't take the law seriously. The last thing he needs is his new neighbor, Lina Solavita, who is determined to leave as soon as she gets what she wants. Despite her intentions, Lina finds herself getting involved in small-town life and developing feelings for Nash. However, when Nash discovers Lina's secret, their friendship turns into a heated rivalry, even though their attraction to each other remains strong.
Things We Left Behind
In "Things We Left Behind" Lucian Rollins is determined to overcome his abusive past and build his empire. However, he finds himself drawn to Sloane Walton, a small-town librarian with whom he shares a dark secret. Despite their mutual dislike, their arguments turn into something more, igniting a passionate desire. But while Sloane wants to start a family, Lucian is resistant. As they navigate their complicated relationship, Lucian realizes he will do whatever it takes to protect Sloane, no matter the consequences.
Pretend You’re Mine
"Pretend You're Mine" is a romance novel about Luke Garrison, a strong and broody member of the National Guard. Luke is not interested in finding love, but when the beautiful Harper enters his life, he sees her as the perfect fake girlfriend to keep his family off his back. However, as they spend more time together, Luke finds himself falling for Harper and wanting to protect her. Their pretend relationship soon turns into something more, but both Luke and Harper have secrets they can't reveal.
Finally Mine is a story about Gloria, who has recently escaped a toxic relationship and is now focused on rediscovering herself. She meets Aldo Moretta, a charming hometown hero who is about to deploy for six months. They share a passionate kiss before he leaves, but their journey to a happily ever after takes an unexpected turn when Aldo's deployment is cut short by an injury. Gloria must now step up and be the hero for both of them.
Protecting What’s Mine
Protecting What's Mine is a romance novel that tells the story of Fire Chief Lincoln Reed and flight trauma surgeon Mackenzie O'Neil. Lincoln is known for his bravery both in the fire department and in his personal life. Mackenzie, on the other hand, is struggling with burnout and is looking for a fresh start in a small town. When they become neighbors, a harmless fling between them quickly turns into something more. However, as Mackenzie's past catches up with her, they must confront their scars and decide if they can be each other's heroes.
No More Secrets
"No More Secrets" is a heartwarming story about Carter Pierce, a farmer who just wants a peaceful life on his family farm. However, his plans are disrupted when a city journalist named Summer Lentz arrives to interview him. Summer is curious and persistent, and she quickly gets under Carter's skin. Despite his initial desire to scare her away, Carter finds himself drawn to Summer and her secrets. As their relationship develops, they must navigate the meddling of nosy neighbors and the matchmaking efforts of the Beautification Committee. Will they find their happily ever after, or will it all end in disaster?
Fall Into Temptation
In "Fall Into Temptation" Beckett Pierce, the most eligible bachelor in a small town in upstate New York, is not interested in romance after a disastrous relationship. However, when Gianna Decker, a woman with two kids and a lot on her plate, enters his life, things get complicated. Despite their attraction, getting involved with Beckett seems like a recipe for disaster, especially when their families and the nosy townspeople of Blue Moon get involved.
The Last Second Chance
"The Last Second Chance" is a romance novel about Joey Greer, a horse raiser who has held a grudge against her high school sweetheart, Jackson Pierce, for eight years. When Jax returns to their small town, he is determined to win Joey back, but she is determined to ignore him. However, as Jax tries to make amends, Joey finds it harder to resist his charms. With the interference of the Beautification Committee, Jax and Joey's relationship is put to the test, leading to a decision that will either reconcile their past or keep them apart forever.
Not Part of the Plan
Not Part of the Plan is a captivating romance novel about photographer Nikolai Vulkov and brewery manager Emma Merrill. Despite their initial differences, they find themselves drawn to each other. However, both have their own reasons for avoiding relationships. As they navigate their feelings, they must also contend with the meddling of the local Beautification Committee. Will they be able to resist their attraction and remain friends, or will they give in to their desires?
“Holding On to Chaos”
"Holding On to Chaos" follows Eva Merrill, a troubled woman trying to escape her past. She finds herself in a small town with a nosy sheriff named Donovan Cardona, who seems to have a knack for uncovering secrets. Despite their initial awkward encounters, Donovan becomes increasingly interested in Eva. However, as he delves deeper into her mysterious past, the town becomes engulfed in chaos. Will Donovan be able to save Eva from her past and restore order to the town?
The Fine Art of Faking It
"The Fine Art of Faking It" is a story set in the small town of Blue Moon. Innkeeper Eden has a successful business and a close-knit group of friends, but her peaceful life is disrupted by her childhood crush, Davis, who lives next door. Davis is busy running his family winery and has no time for romance or dealing with Eden. However, when a matchmaking scheme goes wrong, Eden and Davis team up to prove that love and war are not always fair.
Where it all Began
John Pierce has big plans for a rundown piece of land, envisioning a farm and a future for himself. However, his nosy neighbors have other ideas and he ends up with Phoebe, a grad student who was supposed to be a man. Phoebe is determined to finish her thesis and secure her future, but John's stubbornness and aversion to her presence make it difficult. As they navigate their differences, both John and Phoebe must confront their own desires and find a way to coexist.
The Mistletoe Kisser
"The Mistletoe Kisser" is a heartwarming and humorous story about Ryan Sosa, a grumpy former accountant who finds himself in a quirky town to help his great-uncle. With unexpected surprises and a sheep named Stan, Ryan must work with Dr. Sammy Ames, a local veterinarian, to save a farm and overcome their differences. As the Winter Solstice approaches, they may just find love under the mistletoe.
Third Time’s the Charm
In "Third Time's the Charm" readers are taken back to the charming small town of Blue Moon during the pandemic. The story revolves around Deputy Layla and Guidance Counselor Huck, who find themselves unexpectedly stuck together. Layla is facing eviction for rescuing too many pets, while Huck receives surprising news that was intended for someone else.
Riley Thorn and the Dead Guy Next Door
Riley Thorn and the Dead Guy Next Door is a book about a woman named Riley Thorn who just wants a nice, normal life. However, her life is far from normal. She is divorced, broke, and living with a group of elderly roommates. Her tarot card-dealing mom believes that Riley's hallucinations are actually clairvoyant visions. Just when things couldn't get worse, a private investigator shows up at her door looking for a neighbor who has been murdered. Nick Santiago, the investigator, is a rebel who prefers variety in his relationships. He volunteers to find out who the killer is when Riley becomes a suspect. Together, they must solve the mystery, avoid a detective with a grudge, and deal with a stranger who claims to be there to help Riley with her psychic abilities. They must do all of this before the killer realizes that Riley is a loose end that needs to be eliminated.
Riley Thorn and the Corpse in the Closet
"Riley Thorn and the Corpse in the Closet" is a thrilling summer mystery. Riley, a reluctant psychic, and her handsome boyfriend, Nick, a private investigator, find themselves caught up in a series of murders. As they navigate their own personal challenges, including disapproving family members and a tricky missing person case, they must also uncover the truth behind the well-dressed corpse found in a closet. With the body count rising and a warning from the killer, Riley and Nick must solve the murders before Riley becomes the next victim.
Riley Thorn and the Blast from the Past
Riley Thorn and the Blast from the Past is a thrilling book about Riley and her boyfriend, a private investigator. They have just moved into their new home and are relieved that there haven't been any dead bodies found there. However, their luck may not be as good as they think. While Riley is busy fixing up their new place and dealing with nosy neighbors, her psychic abilities suddenly go haywire after she is kidnapped. To make matters worse, they receive a warning from some dangerous individuals. Will Riley and her boyfriend be able to solve the case and avoid getting hurt?
"Whiskey Chaser" is a story about Scarlett, a spirited and independent woman who is not interested in love. When she takes it upon herself to help her neighbor, Devlin, who is going through a rough patch, sparks fly between them. As they navigate their growing feelings, they find themselves entangled in a scandal that requires their combined strength to overcome.
Sidecar Crush is a story about Leah Mae Larkin, a former model and reality TV star, who returns to her hometown of Bootleg Springs to escape a scandal. She reconnects with her childhood best friend, Jameson Bodine, who is a talented artist and a fun-loving guy. As they spend time together, they realize that their friendship is turning into something more. However, they also have to deal with family troubles and a mysterious cold case.
"Moonshine Kiss" is a heartwarming small-town romance novel. Cassidy Tucker, a deputy in a small town, has always longed for a loving partner. However, her crush on Bowie Bodine, who sees her as a sister, has left her feeling discouraged about love. As Cassidy becomes engrossed in a cold case investigation, her friendship with Bowie is put to the test. Bowie, determined to keep his promise to Cassidy's little sister, struggles to keep his distance from her. But when a passionate kiss changes everything, their relationship takes an unexpected turn. Will Cassidy and Bowie find a way to be together despite the obstacles in their path?
"Bourbon Bliss" is a romance novel set in a small West Virginia town. June Tucker, a quirky and logical woman, finds it difficult to understand people. However, when she meets George Thompson, a former football player seeking solace in the town's healing waters, she is captivated by his charm and honesty. As they navigate a local missing persons case together, their relationship blossoms into a real-life romance. However, June's insecurities about intimacy and George's personal crisis threaten to drive them apart. Will they be able to overcome their obstacles and find true happiness together?
In "Gin Fling" personal trainer Jonah Bodine finds himself in a small town in West Virginia, where he discovers he has half-siblings he never knew about. As he tries to uncover the truth about his father's involvement in a cold case disappearance, the town becomes overly interested in his love life. Jonah's plans for a peaceful summer are disrupted when his sister forces him to share a cottage with Shelby Thompson, a charming and funny nerd. Despite their initial arrangement for a casual fling, Jonah is drawn to Shelby. However, both of them have secrets that could jeopardize their relationship as they unravel a dangerous mystery.
Highball Rush is a story about Gibson Bodine, a rugged and independent man who prefers to keep to himself. He finds solace in playing his guitar and singing in a small bar, even though the songs remind him of what he can never have. However, when a video of his performance goes viral, Gibson's life takes an unexpected turn. Amidst family drama and personal secrets, he meets Callie Kendall, who changes everything for him.
Mr. Fixer Upper
In "Mr. Fixer Upper" Paige, a no-nonsense field producer, finds herself constantly at odds with Gannon, a sexy home renovation reality star. Despite their differences, they are forced to work together on a project, which leads to unexpected sparks between them. However, Paige is wary of getting involved with someone she works with, especially someone as charming as Gannon. As their relationship grows, they must navigate the challenges of their profession and their own personal insecurities. But when trust is broken, they both realize the mistake they made in letting each other go.
The Christmas Fix
"The Christmas Fix" is a holiday romance about Cat King, a home renovation expert and reality TV star, who arrives in Merry, Connecticut to save the town's Christmas festival. However, she faces resistance from Noah Yates, the grumpy town manager and single dad. Despite their constant bickering, there is an undeniable attraction between them. Will they be able to put aside their differences and work together to create a Christmas miracle, or will their fighting land them on the naughty list?
Crossing the Line
Crossing the Line is a love story that follows the rule-bound Xavier Saint, a private security expert tired of protecting self-destructive celebrities. When he meets Waverly Sinner, a second-generation screen goddess trapped in a life she never wanted, Xavier is determined to help her escape. As their battle of wills heats up, they must also face a new threat from someone who has been obsessively watching Waverly for years. Can Xavier protect her from danger, or will his feelings for her put them both at risk?
Breaking the Rules
In "Breaking the Rules" Xavier is haunted by his past mistake that almost cost Waverly her life. Despite five years passing, he can't forget her. Waverly, now a successful movie star, has moved on and is focused on her career. However, when her life takes a turn for the worse, she needs Xavier's help. Although she is reluctant to trust him again, she can't deny the memories of their passionate past.
Undercover Love is a thrilling romance novel that follows Ashley, a regular girl who finds herself caught in a web of betrayal and revenge. After discovering her fiancé's infidelity, Ashley is approached by the attractive security expert, Jason Baine, who needs her help in taking down her ex and his mistress. As Ashley gets deeper into the world of corporate espionage, she realizes that her life is in danger. Will she be able to navigate this dangerous situation and find love along the way?
Heart of Hope
"Heart of Hope" is a captivating romance novel that tells the story of a woman who falls for a professional hockey player, only to be left heartbroken when he disappears. Fueled by anger and betrayal, she vows to make him regret his actions if he ever returns. As she navigates her sister's upcoming Christmas wedding, she finds solace in the distraction it provides. Will she ever be able to forgive him?
The Worst Best Man
"The Worst Best Man" is a captivating romance novel that tells the story of Franchesca, the Maid of Honor, who is determined to ensure her best friend's wedding goes smoothly. However, she faces a major obstacle in the form of Aiden, the arrogant and wealthy Best Man. Despite their initial clashes, Franchesca is determined to stand up to him and protect her friend's special day. As the two spend more time together, they find themselves drawn to each other, even though Aiden is known for his aversion to commitment. Will Franchesca be able to resist his charm, or will she become his unexpected weakness?
The Price Of Scandal
"The Price Of Scandal" is a romance novel that follows the story of Emily Stanton, whose perfect life takes a turn for the worse. With a brother seeking financial help, a distant father, and a mother who wants her to settle down with a wealthy man, Emily's life is far from ideal. Things get even more complicated when a misunderstanding with the police is caught by the paparazzi, putting her billion-dollar deal at risk. In the midst of it all, Derek Price, a charming man who specializes in fixing the reputations of the rich and famous, enters her life. Derek is willing to break the rules to help Emily, and their connection becomes more than just professional. However, if they can't overcome the obstacles in their way, they may lose more than they bargained for.
Rock Bottom Girl
"Rock Bottom Girl" is a heartwarming and humorous story about Marley, a 38-year-old woman who finds herself back in her hometown after being downsized, broke, and dumped. Returning to Culpepper, Marley takes on a temporary teaching position and is determined to turn around the losing girls soccer team. With the help of Jake Weston, a former bad boy turned good, Marley embarks on a fake relationship that brings unexpected pleasure. As they navigate their arrangement, Marley wonders if rock bottom can lead to a happily ever after.
By a Thread
"By a Thread" is a captivating romance novel that follows the story of Dominic and Ally. Dominic, a second-generation jerk, finds himself drawn to Ally, a feisty and intriguing woman who starts working in his office. Despite their constant arguments, Dominic can't help but be fascinated by Ally's personality and is determined to uncover the secret behind her multiple jobs. As their relationship develops, both Dominic and Ally must confront their own demons and decide if they are willing to take a chance on love.
"Forever Never" is a heartwarming story about Brick Callan, a loyal and protective man who has always had feelings for the same woman. Despite their complicated history, Brick is determined to uncover the secret behind Remi Ford's return to Mackinac Island. As they navigate their past and present, they must confront their feelings and the dangers that come with it.
Maggie Moves On
"Maggie Moves On" is a captivating romance novel about Maggie Nichols, a popular house-flipping expert and YouTube star. When Maggie arrives in the small town of Kinship, Idaho to restore a Victorian mansion, she encounters Silas Wright, a laid-back landscaper who is determined to win her over. Despite Maggie's initial resistance, their summer together becomes increasingly passionate, causing Maggie to question her carefully planned life. With the project coming to an end, Maggie must decide whether to stay or continue her career of moving on.