We can never get enough romance novels—and we just love the anticipation of some sultry new reads. This August, we're excited for romantic reads from bestselling authors like Helena Hunting, Sabrina Jeffries, Stephenie Meyer (!) and more. Whether you love vampire romance novels, steamy historical fiction or even a good old fashioned enemies-to-lovers romance, the new romance books coming in August have everything you're looking for.
Who Wants to Marry a Duke
Release Date: August 25
Miss Olivia Norley and Marlowe Drake, the Duke of Thornstock, kissed once before. It resulted in quite a bit of blackmail, and the Duke hasn't forgotten. And though his half-brother hired Miss Norley to help solve a troubling family mystery with her chemistry skills, the Duke will be keeping a very close eye on her...
The Wedding Date Disaster
Release date: August 25
Hadley Donovan was already dreading going to her sister's wedding, but thought she could at least count on her best friend to be there for all the family activities. Until his evil twin brother shows up in his place. Will Holt is the worst, and much too confident—and good-looking—for his own good. She knows they'll be bickering for the whole weekend...but didn't expect that bickering to turn into something else.
Kiss My Cupcake
Release date: August 11
Blaire Calloway has the perfect recipe for success—cocktails and cupcakes. Her shop launch was meticulously planned, but she had no idea that Ronan Knight would be opening an old school sports bar next door on the very same day. At first, the two begin to one-up one another in their battle for customers, ignoring their chemistry in the name of business. But when an even bigger business threatens to run them both out of town, they need to call a truce and work together...very closely.
Release date: August 18
The third book in the popular Royal Hearts Academy series, this is the story of Bianca. The books are filled with drama, a touch of angst, and boys who are bad to the bone...you've been warned.
Release date: August 4
We can hardly believe it's here: 15 years after Twilight was first published and caused a veritable sensation in the world of teen romance novels, Stephenie Meyer is giving us a new version of the iconic vampire story. This time it's from Edward's point of view, and we couldn't be more excited.
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