New Romance Books 2021 – Most Anticipated


new romance books 2021

Who’s looking forward to all of the new romance books 2021? I know I am. Find out my most-anticipated new romance books 2021?

I am so excited about 2021!!!


Because 2020 has not been my year. I spent the first half of 2020 trying to find my love of books again. I am so happy to report that my love for books, romance books, in particular, has come back full force. Who doesn’t love a good love story?

Let’s not forget, the pandemic, the presidential election, living through a few hurricanes in here Florida. It’s been a crazy, unforgettable year.

I’ve learned so much about myself in 2020 and I look forward to so many new experiences in 2021. Another this I am ridiculously excited about is for all of the new romance books in 2021.

If you didn’t know, I have a habit of stalking publishers and authors websites for all the exciting new romance books for 2021. This obsession has led me to so many upcoming romance book releases. Today, I want to take a deeper look at some of my favorite authors who have books being published in 2021.

Fingers crossed that you find a few you are interested in. I do my very best to find authors with pretty good reputations in the romance books category.

Quite a few of these authors have made their way onto the New York Times bestseller list more than once too.

As of now, here are my most-anticipated romance books to read in 2021. I’ve added their release dates so you can add them to your free digital reading planner. I’d love to hear what yours are!

Check out all the upcoming books.

New Romance Books 2021 – Upcoming Releases

new romance books 2021

Much Ado About You by Samantha Young

Release date – February 2, 2021. At thirty-three-years old Evangeline Starling’s life in Chicago is missing that special something. And when she’s passed over for a promotion at work, Evie realizes she needs to make a change. Some time away to regain perspective might be just the thing. In a burst of impulsivity, she plans a holiday in a quaint English village. Read More→

new romance books 2021

First Comes Like by Alisha Rai

Release date – February 16, 2021. Here’s anothor awesome book from bestselling author, Alisha Rai. Beauty expert and influencer Jia Ahmed has her eye on the prize: conquering the internet today, the entire makeup industry tomorrow, and finally, finally proving herself to her big opinionated family. She has little time for love, and even less time for the men in her private messages—until the day a certain international superstar slides into her DMs, and she falls hard and fast. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Honey Girl by Morgan Rogers

Release date – February 23, 2021. With her newly completed PhD in astronomy in hand, twenty-eight-year-old Grace Porter goes on a girls’ trip to Vegas to celebrate. She’s a straight A, work-through-the-summer certified high achiever. She is not the kind of person who goes to Vegas and gets drunkenly married to a woman whose name she doesn’t know…until she does exactly that. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Accidentally Engaged by Farah Heron

Release date – March 2, 2021. When it comes to bread, Reena Manji knows exactly what she’s doing. She treats her sourdough starters like (somewhat unruly) children. But when it comes to Reena’s actual family — and their constant meddling in her life-well, that recipe always ends in disaster. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Act Your Age, Eve Brown by Talia Hibbert

Release date – March 9, 2021. Eve Brown is a certified hot mess. No matter how hard she strives to do right, her life always goes horribly wrong. So she’s given up trying. But when her personal brand of chaos ruins an expensive wedding (someone had to liberate those poor doves), her parents draw the line. It’s time for Eve to grow up and prove herself—even though she’s not entirely sure how. Read More→

new romance books 2021
new romance books 2021

Most Anticipated New Romance Book 2021

Life’s Too Short by Abby Jimenez

Release date – April 6, 2021. When Vanessa Price quit her job to pursue her dream of traveling the globe, she wasn’t expecting to gain millions of YouTube followers who shared her joy of seizing every moment. For her, living each day to its fullest isn’t just a motto. Her mother and sister never saw the age of 30, and Vanessa doesn’t want to take anything for granted. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Twice Shy Sarah Hogle

Release date – April 6, 2021. Maybell Parrish has always been a dreamer. But living with her head in the clouds has always felt preferable to dealing with reality, whether it’s managing her panic attacks, navigating the wild world of dating apps, or getting her coworkers to show her a little respect. So when Maybell inherits a stately old Tennessee manor from her eccentric Great Aunt Violet. Read More→

new romance books 2021

The Intimacy Experiment by Rosie Danan

Release date – April 6, 2021. Naomi Grant has built her life around going against the grain. After the sex-positive start-up she cofounded becomes an international sensation, she wants to extend her educational platform to live lecturing. Unfortunately, despite her long list of qualifications, higher ed won’t hire her. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Anywhere For You by Abbie Greaves

Released date April 6, 2021. The straphangers of Ealing Broadway station are familiar with Mary O’Connor, the woman who appears every day to watch the droves of busy commuters. But Mary never asks anything from anyone. She only holds out a sign bearing a heartrending message: Come Home Jim. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Second First Impressions by Sally Thorne

Released date – April 13, 2021. Ruthie Midona has worked the front desk at the Providence Luxury Retirement Villa for six years, dedicating her entire adult life to caring for the Villa’s residents, maintaining the property (with an assist from DIY YouTube tutorials), and guarding the endangered tortoises that live in the Villa’s gardens. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Little Pieced of Me by Alison Hammer

Release date – April 13, 2021. When Paige Meyer gets an email from a DNA testing website announcing that her father is a man she never met, she is convinced there must be a mistake. But as she digs deeper into her mother’s past and her own feelings of being the odd child out growing up, Paige begins to question everything she thought she knew. Could this be why Paige never felt like she fit in her family, and why her mother always seemed to keep her at an arm’s length? Read More→

So many new releases!

new romance books 2021

People We Meet on Vacation by Emily Henry

Release date – May 11, 2021. Poppy and Alex. Alex and Poppy. They have nothing in common. She’s a wild child; he wears khakis. She has insatiable wanderlust; he prefers to stay home with a book. And somehow, ever since a fateful car share home from college many years ago, they are the very best of friends. For most of the year they live far apart—she’s in New York City, and he’s in their small hometown—but every summer, for a decade, they have taken one glorious week of vacation together. Read More→

2021 book releases

Malibu Rising by Taylor Jenkins Reid

Release date – May 25, 2021. Malibu: August 1983. It’s the day of Nina Riva’s annual end-of-summer party, and anticipation is at a fever pitch. Everyone wants to be around the famous Rivas: Nina, the talented surfer and supermodel; brothers Jay and Hud, one a championship surfer, the other a renowned photographer; and their adored baby sister, Kit. Together the siblings are a source of fascination in Malibu and the world over—especially as the offspring of the legendary singer Mick Riva. Read More→

new romance books 2021

Too Good to be Real by Melonie Johnson

Release date – July 6, 2021. In her trade paperback debut, Melonie Johnson brings her signature humor, sexy romance, and strong female friendships in this hilarious romantic comedy about finding perfectly imperfect love, Too Good to Be Real. She plans to prove there’s a dozen reasons why life isn’t like a romantic comedy, only to discover the one reason it is… Read More→

2021 book releases

The Heart Principle by Helen Hoang

Release date – August 17, 2021. To most people, Quan Diep is nothing but a surly-looking, underachieving playboy. The problem is he’s not any of those things. And now that he’s the CEO of an up-and-coming retail business, he’s suddenly a “catch,” and the rich girls who never used to pay any attention to him are looking at him in a new way—especially Camilla, the girl who brushed him off many years ago. Read More→

new romance books releases 2021

I’d love to know what new romance books in 2021 you’re looking forward to!


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Hey there! I'm Danielle! I just a girl who loves books. I love books so much that I talk about the stories like they are real. Who knows? Maybe, they are real to me. I do love the book world, it's way better than reality. . .sometimes. . .because. . .I'm also a proud mama bear, wife, and mother!

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