Looking for a way to unwind after a long day or week? Why not dive into the world of romance novels? With their captivating storylines, rich character development, and satisfying happy endings, romance novels are the perfect escape into a world of love and passion. From historical romances to contemporary love stories, there’s a romance novel for everyone. So, here are some of the top romance novels to help you relax and unwind.
“Maybe in Another Life” by Taylor Jenkins Reid
Hannah Martin, 29, returns to her hometown of Los Angeles and goes out with her best friend and high school boyfriend. She faces a decision whether to leave with her friend or her ex-boyfriend, which leads to different storylines exploring the effects of each decision. The book raises questions about fate, true love, and soul mates, as Hannah believes she has found her soulmate in both alternate realities.
“That Secret Crush” by Meghan Quinn
Meghan Quinn’s latest novel in the Getting Lucky series follows the story of a man who has always had a crush on his best friend Eric’s twin sister, Eve. After a falling-out with Eric, he finds himself back in Port Snow without direction, but with Eve still there. As old feelings resurface, they are forced to confront their attraction to each other and learn that the line between friendship and love may not be so clear-cut.
“Feisty” (The Do-Over Series) by Julia Kent
Our heroine ventures into the world of dating apps, and soon finds herself on her first-ever blind date thanks to her two annoying best friends. Only the date isn’t so blind after all. None other than Chris “Fletch” Fletcher is the one who approaches her table, reporting for their date. The trouble is… not only does she know Chris, but the two had an altercation in the seventh grade. She’s been branded as ‘feisty’ ever since and has never forgiven him for it.
“I’ve Got Your Number” by Sophie Kinsella
Poppy has lost her engagement ring, which has been in Magnus’s family for three generations, on the same day his parents are coming. As she panics in the hotel lobby, she finds an abandoned phone in a trash can and decides to use it to leave her contact number. However, the phone belongs to businessman Sam Roxton, who wants it back and is unhappy with Poppy’s snooping. They begin to upend each other’s lives through emails and texts, and Poppy realizes she’s in for a big surprise.
“You Deserve Each Other” by Sarah Hogle
A romantic comedy debut about Naomi and Nicholas, who are engaged and seemingly perfect for each other but secretly unhappy. They engage in a battle of pranks and sabotage, but as their wedding approaches, they find themselves having fun with each other and their true feelings emerge.
These five novels are just a few of the countless options available to readers, but they will surely transport you to a world of love and passion. So, pour yourself a glass of wine, curl up with one of these novels, and let yourself be swept away by the power of romance.