Do you love romance novels? Light beach reads or even just a fun romcom? Here's the post for you! Here are just a few romance novels being released this year.
Love Her or Love Her by Tessa Bailey
New York Times bestselling author Tessa Bailey returns with a unique, sexy romantic comedy about a young married couple whose rocky relationship needs a serious renovation.
Release Date: January 14th, 2020
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Marriage on Madison Avenue by Lauren Layne
Audrey and Clarke have been (just) best friends since their childhood. That's why when Clarke appeases his persistent matchmaking mother by saying he's engaged to Audrey, it doesn't seem like that big of a deal—until things get complicated. This is Layne's third novel in the The Central Park Pact series.
Release Date: January 28th, 2020
Wild at Heart by K.A. Tucker
Calla & Jonah's journey continues in this sequel to The Simple Wild, from internationally bestselling author K.A. Tucker
Release Date: March 3rd, 2020
The Honey-Don't List by Christina Lauren
The Unhoneymooners author brings us The Honey-Don't List, which follows Carey and James as they fight to keep their high profile boss's relationship from falling apart. But as the two attempt to keep one couple together, they find comfort in each other.
Release Date: March 24th, 2020
Personal note: I've read this one already. It's better than Twice in a Blue Moon but not as good as The Unhoneymooners
The Happy Ever After Playlist by Abby Jimenez
Two years after losing her fiancé, Sloan Monroe still can't seem to get her life back on track. But one trouble-making pup with a "take me home" look in his eyes is about to change everything. With her new pet by her side, Sloan finally starts to feel more like herself. Then, after weeks of unanswered texts, Tucker's owner reaches out. He's a musician on tour in Australia. And bottom line: He wants Tucker back.
Release Date: April 14th, 2020
The Heart Principle by Helen Hoang
Hoang's third steamy novel in the Kiss Quotient series tells the story of Quan Diep, the new CEO of an up-and-coming retail business. With his elevated status, he's bombarded with unwanted attention from "rich girls"—particularly one named Camilla. However, it's her sister Anna who catches his eye...though she has secret motives of her own.
Release Date: May 7th, 2020
Beach Read by Emily Henry
January and Augustus are total opposites. He's an acclaimed literary fiction writer, she's a bestselling romance novelist. Two things they have in common? They have writer's block and they're beach house neighbors for the summer. In an effort to get out of their respective ruts, they challenge each other to write something out of their comfort zones—and may or may not fall for one another in the process.
Release Date: May 19th, 2020
Conventionally Yours by Annabeth Albert
When these mortal enemies are stuck together on a cross-country road trip to the biggest fan convention of their lives, their infamous rivalry takes a backseat as an unexpected connection is forged. Yet each has a reason why they have to win the upcoming Odyssey gaming tournament and neither is willing to let emotion get in the way—even if it means giving up their one chance at something truly magical.
Release Date: June 2nd, 2020
The Marriage Game by Sarah Desai
Layla's parents are first-generation Indian immigrants who maintain their traditional beliefs when it comes to arranged marriage. Her father secretly signs her up for a series of dates through an online match-making service, which is how Layla meets Sam—the guy who's supposed to be her chaperone, but turns out to be so much more
Release Date: June 9th, 2020
Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall
Wanted: One (fake) boyfriend
Practically perfect in every way
Luc O'Donnell is tangentially--and reluctantly--famous. His rock star parents split when he was young, and the father he's never met spent the next twenty years cruising in and out of rehab. Now that his dad's making a comeback, Luc's back in the public eye, and one compromising photo is enough to ruin everything.
Release Date: July 1st, 2020
Which of these are you looking forward to the most?
Are you a big fan of romance tropes? Want to check out another reading challenge? Try the Romance Reading Challenge! One romance trope for each letter of the alphabet but we've given you plenty of choices for each letter. Some of the books I've listed above would help you get some checked off the challenge!
Big thanks to milfordacademy for the banner and she's one of the mods for the challenge! And shout out to simplyxkate for helping out and joining our little team.
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Mods, fixed the images!