Books like 'A Walk to Remember'

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  • A Forever Family by Sandi Lynn

    A Forever Family by Sandi Lynn

    Rated: 4.47 of 5 stars
    · 18 ratings
    From the New York Times, USA Today & Wall Street Journal Bestselling Series, the Black family has returned. It all started one night when a selfless woman helped a drunken stranger get home safely from a club. Little did they both know that after that one night, their lives would change forever...
  • Coming Attractions by Robin Jones Gunn

    Coming Attractions by Robin Jones Gunn

    Rated: 4.46 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Are you serious? As graduation approaches, Katie Weldon is pretty sure she s ready for the word engaged to describe her relationship with Rick. But Eli seems to always be right there when she needs support. Rick is everything Katie s ever dreamed of, offering her stability and love. Eli, on the other hand, brings adventure, spontaneity, and a wild love for God...
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  • Endless Possibility by Emma Scott

    Endless Possibility by Emma Scott

    Rated: 4.46 of 5 stars
    · 17 ratings
    Noah Lake describes his arduous journey across Europe, learning to cope with his blindness, and his life now with the one woman who never gave up on him...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  young adult  contemporary
  • Enchant by Rachel Van Dyken

    Enchant by Rachel Van Dyken

    Rated: 4.39 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    Stand Alone Prequel to the Eagle Elite Series In the mafia...only the strong survive. Joyce loves Luca. Luca loves Joyce. Frank loves his family and will do anything to protect it, even if it means taking away his brothers reason for existing. Falling, only takes one step, one movement of the chess piece, and in Joyce's fall she took more than just one heart with her...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  young adult  contemporary  mafia
  • Brothers by L.A. Casey

    Brothers by L.A. Casey

    Rated: 4.80 of 5 stars
    · 5 ratings
    Loyalty. Respect. Wit. Aggression. Heart. Each word describes the Slater brothers and how they were moulded into the men they are today … but what did it take to get them where they are? Pain. Disregard. Fear. Anger. Love. Peeling back each layer to find the brothers’ core means looking at their past to see how they got their future...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  contemporary  young adult
  • ラストゲーム 1 by Shinobu Amano, 天乃 忍

    ラストゲーム 1 by Shinobu Amano, 天乃 忍

    Rated: 4.36 of 5 stars
    · 22 ratings
    He's rich, he's smart, girls gather around him all the time, and he has always gotten first place on his exams... well, until Kujou transferred in his primary school class...
  • Home of Our Hearts by Robin Jones Gunn

    Home of Our Hearts by Robin Jones Gunn

    Rated: 4.39 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    Christy and Todd are looking forward to being part of two important weddings. Christy would never think of missing Katie's big day, even though she's getting married in Kenya. Todd has been waiting his whole life to stand up as the best man for his dad's wedding...
  • On a Whim by Robin Jones Gunn

    On a Whim by Robin Jones Gunn

    Rated: 4.35 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Ever since high school, Katie Weldon has wondered what it would be like to be Rick Doyle's girlfriend. As a college senior she's about to find out. In the swirl of Katie's upgraded dating life, she receives an unexplained bouquet, an unexpected call from her mother, an unprecedented girls' night out with Christy, and an unhappy moment when her beloved car, Baby Hummer, takes its last wheeze...
  • Last Game 01 by Shinobu Amano

    Last Game 01 by Shinobu Amano

    Rated: 4.35 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    He's rich, he's smart, girls gather around him all the time, and he has always gotten first place on his exams... well, until Kujou transferred in his primary school class...
  • Paradise Kiss, Vol. 4 by Ai Yazawa

    Paradise Kiss, Vol. 4 by Ai Yazawa

    Rated: 4.35 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    When Yukari is asked to be the runway model for the clothing label Paradise Kiss, her life is turned upside down as she juggles college and career...
  • Paradise Kiss, Vol. 3 by Ai Yazawa

    Paradise Kiss, Vol. 3 by Ai Yazawa

    Rated: 4.35 of 5 stars
    · 19 ratings
    When Yukari is asked to be the runway model for the clothing label Paradise Kiss, her life is turned upside down as she juggles college and career...
  • The Complete Jessica Darling Series: Sloppy Firsts, Second Helpings, Charmed Thirds, Fourth Comings, Perfect Fifths by Megan McCafferty

    The Complete Jessica Darling Series: Sloppy Firsts, Second Helpings, Charmed Thirds, Fourth Comings, Perfect Fifths by Megan McCafferty

    Rated: 4.44 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    Growing Up Can Be Perfect in Its Imperfection  The Jessica Darling series chronicles one young woman’s coming-of-age in the first decade of the 21st century. Over five books and ten years, Jessica Darling fumbles her way into adulthood...
  • A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

    A Walk to Remember by Nicholas Sparks

    Rated: 4.20 of 5 stars
    · 49 ratings
    A high school rebel and a minister's daughter find strength in each other in this star-crossed tale of "young but everlasting love" (Chicago Sun-Times).There was a time when the world was sweeter....when the women in Beaufort, North Carolina, wore dresses, and the men donned hats...
  • Pieces Of You: Pieces Duet Book 1 by Jay McLean

    Pieces Of You: Pieces Duet Book 1 by Jay McLean

    Rated: 4.39 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    They could’ve been perfect.In another time. Another world.Where his wasn’t falling apart.And hers wasn’t already in pieces. -High school senior Holden Eastwood only has one fear in life: growing up.He spends his days unmotivated, moving from one game to the next, searching for his next challenge...
  • Eden High: Book 5 by Jordan Silver

    Eden High: Book 5 by Jordan Silver

    Rated: 4.29 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    Sian might have seen something she shouldn't have. How will she deal with her suspicions and who can she share them with? If what she suspects gets out, it can destroy a lot of lives, but she's tired of spending so much time on her arch enemy...
  • The End of the World by Amy Matayo

    The End of the World by Amy Matayo

    Rated: 4.50 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    A desperate boy. A damaged girl. And a dark house filled with secrets.For Cameron Tate, being shuffled from foster home to foster home is just a normal way of life. Until the year he turns fourteen. That’s when he’s sent to the home of seventeen-year-old Shaye McCormick—a fellow foster kid counting the days until she’s released from the system.For good reason...
  • Say I Love You, Vol. 1 by Kanae Hazuki

    Say I Love You, Vol. 1 by Kanae Hazuki

    Rated: 4.24 of 5 stars
    · 27 ratings
    FRIENDSHIP? FORGET IT! Mei Tachibana has no friends-and she doesn't need them! Ever since her "friends" betrayed her in elementary school, she's sworn off friendship entirely. All it leads to is betrayal and heartbreak, and she's well enough on her own...
    Categorized as:
    high-school  m-f  young adult  contemporary  humor
  • Mulberry Hollow by Denise Hunter

    Mulberry Hollow by Denise Hunter

    Rated: 4.44 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Contractor Wes Mathews is nearly finished hiking the Appalachian Trail in honor of his recently deceased best friend when he falls terribly ill. He stumbles into the nearest town and soon finds himself indebted to the beautiful young doctor who owns the clinic...
  • Claimed by Laura Pavlov

    Claimed by Laura Pavlov

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    𝑵𝒂𝒔𝒉𝒗𝒊𝒍𝒍𝒆’𝒔 𝒉𝒐𝒕𝒕𝒆𝒔𝒕 𝒄𝒐𝒖𝒏𝒕𝒓𝒚 𝒎𝒖𝒔𝒊𝒄 𝒔𝒕𝒂𝒓. 𝑾𝒆𝒅𝒅𝒊𝒏𝒈 𝒑𝒍𝒂𝒏𝒏𝒆𝒓 𝒆𝒙𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒐𝒓𝒅𝒊𝒏𝒂𝒊𝒓𝒆. 𝑯𝒊𝒈𝒉 𝒔𝒄𝒉𝒐𝒐𝒍 𝒔𝒘𝒆𝒆𝒕𝒉𝒆𝒂𝒓𝒕𝒔 𝒐𝒏𝒆 𝒅𝒂𝒚 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒄𝒐𝒎𝒑𝒍𝒆𝒕𝒆 𝒔𝒕𝒓𝒂𝒏𝒈𝒆𝒓𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒏𝒆𝒙𝒕. 𝑯𝒆’𝒔 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒐𝒏𝒍𝒚 𝒃𝒐𝒚 𝑰’𝒗𝒆 𝒆𝒗𝒆𝒓 𝒍𝒐𝒗𝒆𝒅 𝒂𝒏𝒅 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒎𝒂𝒏 𝑰’𝒎 𝒅𝒆𝒕𝒆𝒓𝒎𝒊𝒏𝒆𝒅 𝒕𝒐 𝒇𝒐𝒓𝒈𝒆𝒕...
  • Sunset Lullaby by Robin Jones Gunn

    Sunset Lullaby by Robin Jones Gunn

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Sunset Lullaby is Book #3 in the Christy & Todd:The Baby Years Series. These the much loved characters from the modern classic Christy Miller Series have come alive to millions of readers over the last two decades...
  • Eden High: Book 4 by Jordan Silver

    Eden High: Book 4 by Jordan Silver

    Rated: 4.26 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    Now that he has staked his claim Jace and Sian are the new 'It' couple and there's love in the air , not only for these two lovebirds, but their friends seem to have been bitten by the bug...
  • Low Over High by J.A. DeRouen

    Low Over High by J.A. DeRouen

    Rated: 4.31 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    I fancy myself a purveyor of truth, a sifter of lies, a cutter of bullshit. It’s not a gift, but rather, all skill, honed to a razor’s edge after one too many trips down the rabbit hole. Some may dismiss my talent as misplaced and misguided cynicism, but they’d be wrong. Cliches about hope and faith in mankind are concocted unicorn farts, an effort to keep the dreamers dreaming...
  • Curvy Girls Can't Date Best Friends by Kelsie Stelting

    Curvy Girls Can't Date Best Friends by Kelsie Stelting

    Rated: 4.31 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    It was all fake dating and games until my heart got involved...I wanted to have the best summer ever. To have my first kiss and finally get my brother’s best friend to notice me.So I talked my best friend Carson into helping.He’d do anything for me, and I’d do the same for him. But somewhere between fake dating and pretending to fall in love with him, I fell for real...
  • Happily Ever Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

    Happily Ever Amish by Shelley Shepard Gray

    Rated: 4.41 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Combining the appeal of a small-town Amish setting and favorite romance tropes, New York Times bestselling author Shelley Shepard Gray—one of the most beloved voices in inspirational romance—presents the first in a heart-warming new series perfect for fans of Beverly Lewis, Suzanne Woods Fisher, Charlotte Hubbard...
  • Dare to Dream by S.B. Alexander

    Dare to Dream by S.B. Alexander

    Rated: 4.30 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    He'll do anything to protect his love, even if it means trading his life for hers... Bad boy Kade Maxwell knows the pain of loss. His sister's death tore his family apart. His life seemed destined down a nightmarish path until he met Lacey Robinson, a light that cuts though his darkness. Despite her own tragedy, her beauty, determination, and dedication makes him believe he can dream again...
  • Before Ryan Was Mine by Kahlen Aymes

    Before Ryan Was Mine by Kahlen Aymes

    Rated: 4.40 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    When Ryan Matthews meets Julia Abbott for the first time at Stanford University, he immediately knows she will change his life.  They have an instant, unbreakable connection that goes beyond partying and palpable attraction...
  • Indian Summer: Boulder Series Book 1 by Eve L. Mitchell

    Indian Summer: Boulder Series Book 1 by Eve L. Mitchell

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    You’d think the universe would toss me a break after the year I’d had.I made a plan, one that would give me a fresh start in a new town where no one knew me. It should have been simple, but nothing is ever as easy as it should be when starting over.New town, new school, and a new life. It sounded easy enough, or I’d thought it had.It wasn’t...
  • Curvy Girls Can't Date Bullies by Kelsie Stelting

    Curvy Girls Can't Date Bullies by Kelsie Stelting

    Rated: 4.28 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    He bullied my sister. Now it’s his turn to pay.Ryker is the top of the Emerson Academy food chain, and he uses his power to remind everyone of just how powerless they are.Until now.When I see him picking on the most innocent girl in school for her weight, I snap. Ignoring him is no longer enough. No, my friends and I are going to make him pay...
  • Tarnished Crown: A Dark Bully Romance by Caitlyn Dare

    Tarnished Crown: A Dark Bully Romance by Caitlyn Dare

    Rated: 4.50 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Waking up the morning after the night before, Bexley soon realizes his life will never be the same.He’s Electi now.One of them.Everything that Mia despises.She says she’s done, that his betrayal is too much of a burden to bear, but Bexley refuses to let her go.When Mia wakes up the morning after the night before, she realizes she has two choices: accept her fate or fight.She’s stronger now...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  contemporary  young adult
  • Someone Else's Valentine: A Romance by Brooke St. James

    Someone Else's Valentine: A Romance by Brooke St. James

    Rated: 4.50 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    I was heartbroken and oblivious the first time I met Warren Manning. I wasn’t a fan of country music, so I had no idea who he was.We had a brief but heartfelt conversation, and Warren left my life as quickly as he entered it. A few months later I discovered just how famous he was. It was cool that I had met him once, but I figured I would never see him again.Thankfully, Warren had other plans...
  • Runaways by Nicole Dykes

    Runaways by Nicole Dykes

    Rated: 4.43 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Runaways . . .You’ve heard about kids running away, but do we ever truly know why they run?Rae and Law had no choice. Forced to run when life let them down, when it was either leave or be subjected to an unimaginable fate.Can they survive?Two young people, completely alone on the streets with nothing but each other.This is their story...
  • Arabian Nights by Simone Shirazi

    Arabian Nights by Simone Shirazi

    Rated: 4.43 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Blair Bakhtiar always wanted to be royalty. Zayn al-Haydar wanted to be anything but. When one fateful summer brings them together, the two discover that maybe it's not that much better on the other side... but the journey there is always full of surprises, with love being the biggest surprise of them all. [Book #2 in the Fairytale Series, but can be read as a standalone...
  • As Time Goes By by Melody Carlson

    As Time Goes By by Melody Carlson

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    In 1942 San Francisco, war has touched every part of the Mulligans’ lives. With their brother killed at Pearl Harbor, their father recovering from tuberculosis, and their eldest sister a nurse in the Army, those at home are left to keep on, wondering if it’s possible to thrive…or only to survive...
  • Blue Horizons by Kathryn Andrews

    Blue Horizons by Kathryn Andrews

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Will Ashton Music is my motivation. I’ve always believed that, because of it, I would be somebody. Somebody to someone, and something to myself. At age four, I picked up my grandfather’s acoustic guitar and, up until three weeks ago, I’ve never put it down. From a single chord to a full arrangement, music fed my soul. I craved it with every fiber of my being, but now, I just don’t know...
  • Dreams of Us by Brooke St. James

    Dreams of Us by Brooke St. James

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Bailey Black was a former college athlete who was now enjoying the beginnings of a successful career in Chicago. Some aspects of her life hadn't turned out the way she planned, but she had slowly come to accept that. She thought she was content with her current lifestyle...
  • My One Regret by Brooke St. James

    My One Regret by Brooke St. James

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Wynn Martin had an opportunity to move to Austin and fulfill her dreams as a musician. Although it meant she'd have to drop out of school and leave her friends and family behind, she felt like it was the right decision. She also trusted that her new boyfriend would help make it a smooth transition. But sometimes change comes hard and swift and leaves you feeling blindsided...
  • Live Me by Celeste Grande

    Live Me by Celeste Grande

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 9 ratings
    Broken… Shattered… Evangelina Ricci is trapped in a world that’s a never-ending nightmare, a constant ache in which consumes her every breath. Unable to bear the torture any longer, she does the one thing she can to take back control. Run...
  • Crew Princess by Tijan

    Crew Princess by Tijan

    Rated: 4.19 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 3 of 5
    Open door [?] · 18 ratings
    Being crew is walking between two worlds. One world is normal: Prom. Parties. College. Those are the concerns they worry about. In our world, we deal with other situations. Cops. Drugs. Brawling. That’s a typical day for us...
  • Say Car For Me – Bonus Brian POV Scene by Kelly Oram

    Say Car For Me – Bonus Brian POV Scene by Kelly Oram

    Rated: 4.29 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    For those of you who missed the party over the weekend, don't worry, you can still check out the new bonus material. Because I felt like you guys needed 29 new pages from the mind of Brian Oliver, here's the infamous scene where Brian and Ella first come face to face, told from Brian's perspective...
  • Forever Sheltered by Deanna Roy

    Forever Sheltered by Deanna Roy

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Tina would rather sew up her girl parts with dental floss than go on a second date with a man. She's been dumped enough to know not to get attached. But when Dr. Darion Marks comes into her art therapy room to ask a favor for a special patient, Tina recognizes the haunted look he buries beneath his stoic professionalism...
  • Can't Let Go by Michelle Lynn

    Can't Let Go by Michelle Lynn

    Rated: 4.21 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Dex is many things, a college senior, the bassist for The Invisibles, a son, a friend, everything but a boyfriend. Everybody knows him as the shallow guy who’s up for a good time anytime. People rarely take the time to see the loyal guy lying just beneath the happy-go-lucky façade. There are parts of Dex’s life he keeps hidden. Ones he believes no one would understand...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  contemporary  young adult  college
  • Gabriel: Meeting Sang #5 - The Academy Ghost Bird Series by C.L. Stone

    Gabriel: Meeting Sang #5 - The Academy Ghost Bird Series by C.L. Stone

    Rated: 4.23 of 5 stars
    · 11 ratings
    The Academy: Ghost Bird series in a different look at the very beginning. Read Introductions with a whole new perspective--the boys'. Despite having eight great friends thanks to The Academy, what Gabriel Coleman really wants is a connection with someone special. However, he’s never had much luck with girls. He doesn't have the sleek looks, wealth, or charm like his friends...
  • Where You See Yourself by Claire Forrest

    Where You See Yourself by Claire Forrest

    Rated: 4.24 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Where You See Yourself combines an unforgettable coming-of-age tale, a swoon-worthy romance, and much-needed disability representation in this story about a girl who's determined to follow her dreams...
  • Art for the Anarchist (The Rejected) by Jaycee Wolfe

    Art for the Anarchist (The Rejected) by Jaycee Wolfe

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Dean:Another day in this godforsaken town, another painful reminder that we don’t fit in. People only see what they want to see and turn a blind eye to the rougher things in life. Rougher things like my brothers and me. Living the life I have, you come to realize just how weak and careless people can be. That’s why I prefer to stick to myself and my brothers...
  • Varsity Tiebreaker by Ginger Scott

    Varsity Tiebreaker by Ginger Scott

    Rated: 4.29 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Abby Cortez is a girl with goals, on the verge of turning eighteen and on the brink of stardom. Falling in love isn't just something she doesn't have time for, it's something she doesn't really believe in. Her rule? Date but never, ever fall.Tory "Salvatore" D'Angelo loves falling in love...just not for real...
    Categorized as:
    new adult  m-f  sports  contemporary  young adult
  • Rebelling With the Bad Boy by Sarah Sutton

    Rebelling With the Bad Boy by Sarah Sutton

    Rated: 4.29 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Trusting the bad boy… What could go wrong?It’s on my birthday that I realize the past sixteen years of my life haven't really been mine.From my outfits to my hairstyles and even to my love life, my parents have control over all of it. And instead of fighting, I live by my mantra: keep my head down and keep my mouth shut.Until I’m paired with Brentwood High’s resident bad boy, Hudson Bishop...
  • Don't Say a Word by Amber Lynn Natusch

    Don't Say a Word by Amber Lynn Natusch

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Kylene Danners’s ex-FBI agent father is in prison for murder and she’s hell-bent on getting him out. But trying to investigate in the small town where a defensive lineman is a hero no matter who he tries to kill and the girl who gets him locked up is public enemy number one is dangerous. Dark secrets are everywhere in Jasperville—the kind Ky can’t walk away from...
  • Love, Unscripted by Denise Hunter

    Love, Unscripted by Denise Hunter

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    The perfect boyfriend only exists on paper…doesn’t he?Fresh off the heels of a bad breakup, Chloe Anderson poured her heart into penning the perfect boyfriend—and the result was an off-the-charts debut beach read that resonated with women worldwide. Now, Chloe’s scripted hero is headed for Hollywood, with her book destined to become a major motion picture...
  • The Southern Nights Series by M. Never

    The Southern Nights Series by M. Never

    Rated: 4.14 of 5 stars
    · 11 ratings
    Kamdyn Ellis is the man. Mr. All-Star athlete and resident bad boy. #7 quarterback on the field, and #1 player off. Every guy at school wants to be him, and every girl at school wants to date him. Well, except Laney Summers that is. The sassy city girl is the only one immune to Kam’s clear blue eyes and arsenal of southern charm...
  • Scattered Colors by Jessica Prince, Becky Johnson

    Scattered Colors by Jessica Prince, Becky Johnson

    Rated: 4.20 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    The use of the phrase life is hard has become so diluted, so overstated through the years that when someone hears it the words go in one ear and out the other. The impact is no longer there. The meaning, the importance of that phrase no longer holds any water with those it's spoken to. Freya Linden's life became hard at the age of seventeen, the summer before her senior year of high school...
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