If you’re a fan of the romance genre, you know how much of a thrill it is to experience the first blush of love. That intense feeling of butterflies in your stomach, the racing heartbeat, and the passion that seems to consume your every thought – it’s what makes the genre so popular.
In recent years, the New Adult sub-genre has emerged as a popular choice for readers who crave stories about the tumultuous first stages of adulthood. Here are some of the most emotional new adult romance books that are guaranteed to make you feel all the feels.
“Me Before You” by Jojo Moyes
This novel tells the story of Louisa Clark, a young woman who takes a job as a caregiver for a quadriplegic man named Will Traynor. Despite their different backgrounds, they find themselves falling in love. This book is a rollercoaster of emotions that will leave you both heartbroken and uplifted.
“The Fault in Our Stars” by John Green
This book follows the story of Hazel and Gus, two teenagers who meet at a cancer support group. Despite their terminal illnesses, they fall deeply in love. This book is a tearjerker that will make you appreciate the fragility of life and the power of love.
“The Kiss Quotient” by Helen Hoang
This novel features a refreshing and unique perspective on romance. It tells the story of Stella Lane, a successful mathematician with Asperger’s Syndrome, who hires a male escort to teach her about intimacy. As they spend time together, they find themselves falling in love. This book is both heartwarming and steamy.
“Eleanor & Park” by Rainbow Rowell
Set in the 1980s, this novel follows the story of two misfit teenagers, Eleanor and Park, who fall in love on the school bus. They face numerous obstacles, including abusive home lives and social stigma, but their love endures. This book is a beautiful and poignant exploration of first love and the power it holds.
“A Court of Mist and Fury” by Sarah J. Maas
This fantasy romance novel is the second in the “A Court of Thorns and Roses” series. It follows the story of Feyre, a human who falls in love with Tamlin, a High Fae. But when she is forced to undergo a series of trials, she begins to question her love for Tamlin and finds herself drawn to another Fae, Rhysand. This book is a gripping tale of love, loyalty, and sacrifice.
New adult romance books offer a unique perspective on the first stages of adulthood, with all of its emotional highs and lows. These books will make you laugh, cry, and swoon with their heartfelt portrayals of love. Whether you’re a die-hard romance fan or a newcomer to the genre, these emotional new adult romance books are definitely worth reading.
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