Summer is the perfect time to kick back and relax with a good book, and what better way to do so than with a romance novel? Whether you’re lounging by the pool, spending a lazy afternoon in the park, or simply enjoying the air conditioning indoors, there’s nothing like getting lost in a romantic story. So, without further ado, here are some of the best romance books to read this summer:
The Hating Game by Sally Thorne
If you’re in the mood for a enemies-to-lovers story, “The Hating Game” is the perfect choice. Lucy and Joshua are coworkers who can’t stand each other, but things take a surprising turn when they’re both up for the same promotion. As they compete for the job, they begin to see each other in a new light.
Beach Read by Emily Henry
This book is a perfect summer read, as it takes place in a small beach town. Augustus and January are both writers who are struggling with writer’s block, and they decide to swap genres and help each other out. As they work together, they begin to develop feelings for each other.
The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang
This book is a refreshing take on the romance genre, as the main character, Stella, has autism. She hires an escort, Michael, to help her learn how to be better at sex, but they end up falling in love in the process.
The Unhoneymooners by Christina Lauren
Olive and Ethan are forced to go on their siblings’ honeymoon together, even though they can’t stand each other. However, things take a turn when they both get food poisoning and are the only two people on the island who aren’t sick. As they spend time together, they begin to see each other in a new light.
Red, White & Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston
If you’re in the mood for a royal romance, this is the book for you. Alex is the First Son of the United States, and Henry is the Prince of Wales. When they’re forced to pretend to be best friends for the media, they begin to develop feelings for each other. This book is a fun, lighthearted read that will leave you feeling happy.
So there you have it – some of the best romance books to read this summer. Whether you’re in the mood for an enemies-to-lovers story, a beach read, or a royal romance, there’s something on this list for everyone. So grab a book, find a comfy spot, and get lost in a romantic story this summer!