It’s that time of year again—Summer Reading! Are you looking for new and romantic books to read this summer? Well, we’ve got your back. Here is the list of the five most anticipated romance books this season that you should consider adding to your summer 2022 reading list.
5 Most Anticipated Summer 2022 Romance Books (Part 1)
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Those Summer Nights
Those Summer Nights by Laura Silverman is coming out on June 7, 2022. The story is about a girl named Hannah, who has just recovered from a soccer injury that changed her life completely and shattered her dream. She starts a summer job at Bonanza, a local entertainment center, to get her mind off the past events and she messed up life.
But things take an unexpected turn when Hannah meets Brie, her ex-best friend, and Ethan, her brother’s best friend, who work at Bonanza. Will Hannah be able to find herself and start a new life when her past life is standing right in front of her? To find out, get the book coming out this summer!
The Hotel Nantucket
Elin Hilderbrand authors The Hotel Nantucket. The story revolves around Lizbet Keaton, who broke up with her longtime boyfriend. She is excited about a new start at the Gilded Age Hotel. This summer, she desperately plans to impress the rich owner and the popular social media influencer staying at the Gilded Age Hotel.
The hotel has hidden the pasts of the staff, with the ghost of a former chambermaid haunting the halls. Now, Lizbet has to maintain the hotel’s reputation and balance her love life.
Book a stay at The Hotel Nantucket when it releases June 14, 2022
The Epic Story of Every Living Thing
The Epic Story of Every Living Thing will be released on September 13, 2022. It is written by Deb Caletti, an award-winning author for her book “Honey, Baby, Sweetheart.” The story is about a teen girl named Harper Proulx, who travels to Hawaii to find her anonymous sperm donor father. When Harper gets a chance to connect with her half-sibling through social media, it leads her to discover some secrets about her sperm donor father, and she is left startled.
Harper, along with her newly found half-sibling, discovers a charismatic deep-sea diver obsessed with solving the mystery of a fragile shipwreck that has sunk to the bottom of the ocean. Will Harper be able to get the answers she came looking for?
Wishtress, set in a fantasy, is the story of Myrthe, a 17-year-old born with the magical power to turn her tears into wishes. It is both a blessing and a curse. She didn’t ask to be the wishtress, but she can use her tears to make wishes come true. A curse is placed on her when one of the granted wishes goes wrong.
The next tear she shed would be her last and end her life. To free herself from the curse, she needs to travel to the Well and not shed a single drop of tears during her journey. The king has appointed Bastiaan to find the wishtress, Myrthe, and bring her to him. Bastiaan also has a magical power to stop time with the snap of his fingers.
Bastiaan befriends Myrthe by promising to help and take her to the Well. But in reality, he is going to bring her before the king. What happens when their friendship is tested and gets stronger in the ways they never imagined?
Wistress releases September 13 2022.
American Royalty, a novel by Tracey Livsey, will release on June 28. It is the story of a hip-hop rapper named Danielle Duchess Nelson and a royal, Prince Jameson, also a brilliant professor. Duchess wants to become the richest woman in the hip-hop industry, but she has to save her career after a viral incident.
Prince James likes to stay away from the spotlight and prefers an easy life, but he has some huge responsibilities given to him by the Queen herself. At the suggestion of his students, Jameson hires Danielle Duchess to perform at the tribute concert held in honor of the Queen’s late husband.
Later, he finds out that Duchess is a popular rapper, not what he expected for the event. As soon as they lay eyes on each other, a firestorm of attraction starts in their hearts, increasing the spotlight’s glare. Will Prince Jameson and Duchess be a fairytale romance, or will they be a palatial disaster?
Stay tuned for the 2nd part of our most anticipated summer 2022 romance books, coming soon!
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