Best Books to Read by the Pool: New Adult Romance

07 Jun 2016

It’s finally that time of year again— the weather is getting hotter and local pools are starting to open for the summer season. While it’s fun to swim and cool down in the water, it’s also nice to relax and lie down by the pool side. If you’re a fan of the latter, you may need something to read while you relax. For fans of new adult romance, we’ve found the best books to read by the pool so you don’t have to! If you’re more interested in a fun mystery to read, check out our Best Books to Read by the Pool: Cozy Mysteries!

Best Books to Read by the Pool: New Adult Romance

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The Prince & The Player: Dirty Cinderella

Tia Louise

Release Date: May 17, 2016

Grand Duke Reginald Winchester has been exiled from his kingdom, and he isn’t too happy about it. He finds himself at a gambling resort in Miami, and he crosses paths with Zee Wilder and her sister while there. He gets Zee to help him with his plan to humiliate the person who caused him so much pain. In return for their help, Zee and her sister will get a place on Easy Street. Both girls find themselves falling for members of this royal family, which may get in the way of the grand plan.

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Shut Out

Kelly Jamieson

Release Date: June 7, 2016

Only one season ago, Jacob Flass was set to go to the NHL. But after a frightful night that ruined his future, he’s forced to go to Bayard College to study and play hockey. He’s supposed to be on his best behavior here, but he can’t help but flirt with Skylar Lynwood. Skylar thinks that he’s out of her league, but she still can’t resist him. If she risks everything for Jacob, will she be able to get him to open up, or will he shut her out?

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Tracy Wolff

Release Date: June 7, 2016

Ian Sharpe is a crime novelist, and his life is focused on writing about serial killers. While researching a new story, he comes across a popular Hollywood actress who has an extrememly dark secret. Veronica Romero knows that men lust after her, and she thinks that she can control Ian just as well as every other man she’s encountered. But he somehow makes her feel safer than anyone ever could, and she begins to open up to him about her secrets.

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Engaging the Bachelor

Cathryn Fox

Release Date: June 6, 2016

Gemma Carr has a reputation of being a bad girl, but it’s been a while since she’s been with anyone. Carson Reynolds is a hot doctor from Southhampton, and she knows that she shouldn’t involve herself in his life. They knew each other in the past, but it’s been a long time since they had any contact with one another. When Carson proposes a fake engagement that might save Gemma’s reputation, will she accept?

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Love Me To Death


Release Date: February 10, 2016

Brennan Cole is a player, and all of his relationships are “no-strings attached.” He just doesn’t want the commitment. When he’s suddenly down on his luck and low on cash, he signs up for an acting job that could break his rules about commitment. Neddie Waters is terminally ill, and her mother desperately wants her daughter is to find love before her sickness gets too bad. To fulfill her mother’s wishes, Neddie hires Brennan to play her lover and vows that she won’t ACTUALLY fall for him. But sometimes, things don’t go as you planned…

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Sarah Pannenberg