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Essential Romance Books for Your Fall Reading List

Get that first-crush feeling with these stories. Get lost in new fiction and well-loved favorites that will leave you swooning.

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    Just Like You Book Cover Picture
    Just Like You Book Cover Picture

    Just Like You

    by Nick Hornby

    Just Like You is a brilliantly observed, tender, but also brutally funny new novel that gets to the heart of what it means to fall surprisingly and headlong in love with the best possible person—someone you didn’t see coming.
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    Just Like You Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $17.00

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    Always, in December Book Cover Picture

    Always, in December

    by Emily Stone

    Every December, Josie posts a letter from her home in London to the parents she lost on Christmas night many years ago. But this year, her annual trip to the postbox is knocked off course by a bicycle collision with Max, a handsome stranger—a stranger who will change the course of Josie’s life. A devastating, romantic, life-affirming story, Always, in December will stay with readers long after they’ve finished the last page.
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    Always, in December Book Cover Picture

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    Ghosts Book Cover Picture

    Ghosts

    by Dolly Alderton

    A smart, sexy, laugh-out-loud romantic comedy about ex-boyfriends, imperfect parents, friends with kids, and a man who disappears the moment he says “I love you.”
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    Ghosts Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $27.00

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    The Sweetest Remedy Book Cover Picture
    The Sweetest Remedy Book Cover Picture

    The Sweetest Remedy

    by Jane Igharo

    When a woman travels to Nigeria to attend the funeral of the father she never knew, she meets her extravagant family for the first time, a new and inspiring love interest, and discovers parts of herself she didn’t know were missing.
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    The Sweetest Remedy Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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    No Journey Too Far Book Cover Picture
    No Journey Too Far Book Cover Picture

    No Journey Too Far

    by Carrie Turansky

    A family long divided, a mysterious trunk, and a desperate journey across the ocean—all in the name of love. The epic saga of the McAlisters continues in this riveting sequel to No Ocean Too Wide.
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    No Journey Too Far Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $15.00

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    Payback's a Witch Book Cover Picture
    Payback's a Witch Book Cover Picture

    Payback’s a Witch

    by Lana Harper

    Emmy Harlow is a witch but not a very powerful one—in part because she hasn’t been home to the magical town of Thistle Grove in years. But when a spellcasting tournament approaches, the pull of tradition is strong enough to bring Emmy back. On her first night home, Emmy runs into Talia and Linden, both fresh off a bad breakup with the same man who was secretly dating them both. Talia and Linden want revenge. Only one question stands: Is Emmy in?
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    Payback's a Witch Book Cover Picture

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    The Mismatch

    by Sara Jafari

    Moving between modern-day London and revolutionary Iran, The Mismatch is a gorgeously written coming-of-age story that follows a young woman as she finds love in a most unexpected place, and a path in life amid two different cultures.
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    The Mismatch Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $17.00

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    Love and Other Thought Experiments Book Cover Picture
    Love and Other Thought Experiments Book Cover Picture

    Love and Other Thought Experiments

    by Sophie Ward

    This impressive debut novel is a uniquely imaginative sequence of ten interconnecting episodes—each from a different character’s perspective—inspired by some of the best-known thought experiments in philosophy. Together they form a sparkling philosophical tale of love lost and found across the universe.
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    Love and Other Thought Experiments Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.95

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    Portrait of a Scotsman Book Cover Picture
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    Portrait of a Scotsman

    by Evie Dunmore

    Going toe-to-toe with a brooding Scotsman is rather bold for a respectable suffragist, but when he happens to be one’s unexpected husband, what else is an unwilling bride to do?
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    Portrait of a Scotsman Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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    Dear Santa Book Cover Picture
    Dear Santa Book Cover Picture

    Dear Santa

    by Debbie Macomber

    A special holiday wish list brings about hope, love, and second chances in this nostalgic novel from the queen of Christmas stories, bestselling author Debbie Macomber.
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    Dear Santa Book Cover Picture

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    The Love Hypothesis Book Cover Picture
    The Love Hypothesis Book Cover Picture

    The Love Hypothesis

    by Ali Hazelwood

    When a fake relationship between scientists meets the irresistible force of attraction, it throws one woman’s carefully calculated theories on love into chaos. She discovers that the only thing more complicated than a hypothesis on love is putting her own heart under the microscope.
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    The Love Hypothesis Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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