Books to Read if You Like Renée Carlino

12 Aug 2016

If you want an author who can really bring romance stories to life, then you want to read a book by Renée Carlino. Her novels are the perfect combination of heart-warming, witty, and emotional, so make sure you keep a box of tissues handy. Last year, she captured the hearts of many with her bestseller Before We Were Strangers. Her newest book, Swear on This Life, was just released on August 9th! If you already read it in one sitting and you’re looking for a new book to read, check out our recommendations for books to read if you like Renée Carlino.

Books to Read if You Like Renée Carlino


The Proverbial Mr. Universe

Maria La Serra

Release Date: June 13, 2016

When Olivia Montiano catches her fiancé cheating on her, her whole world comes crumbling down. Now she has to question the path in life that she chose, and she has no idea what direction she’s headed. All of a sudden, she starts to find letters addressed to her in random places. These letters are from Nick Montgomery, a washed up artist who develops a sudden attraction for Olivia. When they finally meet, they quickly begin a new relationship, but Nick is keeping a secret from Olivia that might ruin everything.

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So Much More

Kim Holden

Release Date: March 29, 2016

Sometimes, love is strange and unexpected. When Seamus meets Miranda, he falls for her fast and hard. She was the perfect person he’s always dreamed of meeting, but sometimes your dreams aren’t as perfect as you think. When reality finally hits, will Seamus’s love for Miranda be as true as it was in the beginning?

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It Ends with Us

Colleen Hoover

Release Date: August 2, 2016

Lily has worked hard to improve her life, and now everything seems too good to be true. She graduated from college and started her own business, and all that’s left is to find the perfect man to live life by her side. When she meets gorgeous neurosurgeon Ryle Kincaid, she thinks that he might be “the one.” Suddenly, thoughts of her first love Atlas Corrigan come rushing back to her head, and she’s not sure what to do. When he reappears in Lily’s life, she questions everything that she once thought was perfect.

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Mia Sheridan

Release Date: June 18, 2016

It’s been years since Lydia De Havilland has seen Brogan Ramsay, and he is nothing like she remembers. Lydia broke Brogan’s heart all those years ago, and he can’t let that memory go. When he comes back to town to get revenge on her family, he expects her to be the same girl who broke his heart into little pieces. But when he sees Lydia as the woman that she’s become, she takes his breath away. Will Brogan be able to forgive Lydia for her past mistakes?

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Ahren Sanders

Release Date: March 30, 2016

From the moment Finn Black saw Presley Chambers, he was in love. She’s beautiful, sassy, and the best thing that’s ever happened to him. Presley lived a pretty safe life until she met Finn, but he convinced her to take a chance on love. He promised her the world, but somewhere along the line her trust was tested. Presley must be willing to take a leap of faith if she wants to get her happily-ever-after.

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Lex Martin

Release Date: April 26, 2016

After suffering a massive loss, Brady is left to raise his niece on his own. He has no idea how to raise a child, so he is grateful when family friend Katherine steps in to help. While they take care of the baby, Brady and Katherine spend their nights together trying to forget the heartache that they’ve endured. But Katherine is keeping a secret from Brady about the night of his family’s death, and he may hate her if he finds out what happened.

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