20 Best Books Like Norwegian Wood (Romantic Coming-of-Age)

20 Best Books Like Norwegian Wood (Romantic Coming-of-Age)

Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto, Japan, in 1949. He wrote his first novel, Hear the Wind Sing, which won the Gunzou Literature Prize, in 1979. Norwegian Wood, published in 1987 and dubbed “a masterly novel” by The New York Times Book Review, follows Toru, a Japanese man who looks back on his college days … Read more

20 Best Books Like Ice Planet Barbarians (Alien Romance)

20 Best Books Like Ice Planet Barbarians (Alien Romance)

A Soul to Keep by Opal Reyne  The first in a trilogy of character-driven paranormal romances, A Soul to Keep is a seductive, slow-burn read that you won’t want to put down.  Protagonist Reia has been shunned by the people of her village, and she is now faced with an impossible choice — be thrown … Read more

Romance Meets Historical Fantasy: The 20 Best Books Like Outlander

Romance Meets Historical Fantasy: The 20 Best Books Like Outlander

With time travel, an irresistible setting, and sweeping romance, Outlander has become a worldwide phenomenon known for its strong characters and breathtaking romance between main character Claire Beauchamp–also endearingly known as Sassenach–and Highlander Jaime Fraser.  About Outlander by Diana Gabaldon The basic premise of the first novel is this: Claire Beauchamp, a recently married nurse … Read more

New Adult Romance: 20 Must-Read Books Like Heart Bones

New Adult Romance: 20 Must-Read Books Like Heart Bones

When you read a Colleen Hoover novel, you know you are in for an intense, emotional ride that will tug at your heartstrings. Her romance books stay with you long after you’re done reading, and the only regret you may have is finishing the final chapter.  Her new adult romance book Heart Bones is no … Read more