Best Lesbian Romance Novels to Read Right Now

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Are you looking for outstanding lesbian novels and books? Lesbian literature are more widely available than ever. Growing out of old tropes and finding their way into a variety of marketable genres.

A more diverse and intersectional representation is now part of the genre.

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1. The One Woman by Laura May

Julie, a graphic artist, is the main character in the sapphic romance The One Woman by Laura May writer. Los Angeles, Barcelona, Tel Aviv, and Kyiv are just a few of the cities where the action takes place. We regrettably don't have a lot of information regarding Julie's past or how she met Mark. That is, until she meets Ann. Ann enjoys surfing a lot and is an avid IT community member.

It is obvious that Julie fell for her. There is a real spark when their history and present meet in Barcelona. When tragedy strikes, Julie will be forced to decide between her devotion to Mark and her love for Ann. Can long-distance real love endure? Discover more in this love story by Laura May author.

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2. Delilah Green Doesn't Care by Ashley Herring Blake

Delilah Green vowed she would never return to Bright Falls because there is nothing there for her to do but relive her lonely childhood. She currently lives in New York, where her photography business is really taking off and where her bed is never empty. She is perfectly content with the fact that each night a different woman is involved.

Delilah finds herself back in Bright Falls when her estranged stepsister uses guilt and a sizable payment to coerce her into taking photos of her wedding. When she encounters Claire Sutherland, one of Astrid's smug closest friends, she changes her mind and decides that perhaps there is still time for some fun (and a little payback).

Claire relies on a predictable existence because she raised her kid largely on her own, dealt with her unreliable ex, and managed a bookstore. Additionally, Delilah Green initially comes as an unpleasant surprise. Even though they have known each other for years, they don't really know one another, so when Delilah discovers exactly which buttons to push, Claire feels uneasy. Claire isn't sure she has the fortitude to resist Delilah's charms when they are compelled to be together during the numerous wedding preparations. And to make matters worse, she is beginning to question whether she should.

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3. Mistakes Were Made by Meryl Wilsner

Cassie Klein doesn't intend to hook up when she visits an off-campus bar to avoid her school's Family Weekend; it simply occurs. What should be a simple, amazing one-night stand develops into buying a drink for a stranger. The hot, older woman Cassie slept with is her friend's mom, and the next morning her buddy drags her along to meet her.

Erin Bennett went to Family Weekend not to have a one-night stand with a college senior but to spend more time with her kid. She should be excused for not knowing Cassie was a student when they first met. The following morning, Erin's daughter invites Cassie to breakfast, which only makes matters worse.And despite Erin's better judgment—how could sleeping with your daughter's friend not be bad?—she and Cassie get along just as well throughout the day as they did during the previous evening.

What was supposed to be a one-time fling turns out to be tough to ignore, and Cassie and Erin soon find themselves sneaking about. The worst part is that they begin to realize that what they have is serious. But is it worth the price to be open about their love?

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4. Count Your Lucky Stars by Alexandria Bellefleur

Relationships aren't Margot Cooper's thing. She gave it a shot, but it backfired on her, so she'll stick to quick hookups, thank you very much. But now that her entire crew has found "the one," she is starting to feel like a second-class citizen. Fate (the merciless b*tch) then steps in. Margot meets Olivia Grant—her childhood friend, first love, first—well, everything—while viewing a wedding venue with her engaged friends. Even though it has been ten years, Margot's cold, lifeless heart still thumps when they meet eyes.

Olivia has to be dreaming. Her life hasn't gone exactly as she had hoped in the ten years since she last saw Margot. She has been married... and divorced—at the age of almost thirty. But a position as a wedding coordinator in Seattle offers her a new beginning and the ability to pursue her aspirations. She never in a million years imagined that her best new client would be the one who escaped.

Because Margot is a Very Good Person, after a string of terrible events leaves Olivia without a place to stay, she offers up her spare room. Obviously. It has nothing to do with the fact that Margot can still feel the heat between them or that Olivia is as stunning as ever. As they spend more time together, Margot begins to doubt her no-strings attitude. Olivia is everything she's ever desired, but the one time Margot let her in, everything went horribly wrong. Will the past be repeated?

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5. The Lady's Guide to Celestial Mechanics by Olivia Waite

Lucy Muchelney wishes she was somewhere else as she observes her former lover's wedding. She doesn't know where to go until she comes upon a letter from the Countess of Moth asking for help translating a ground-breaking French astronomy work. She expected to find a challenge when she arrived at the Countess' London residence, not a stunning woman.

Once her late husband's scientific legacy is realized, Catherine St. Day anticipates a tranquil widowhood. Instead, she is attracted by the young woman who shows up at her door and begs to be permitted to finish the work, and she decides to let Lucy stay. She had planned to hand off the translation and wash her hands of the project.

As Lucy works to decipher the challenging French language throughout the day, she spends the evenings falling in love with Catherine. But the bonds that tie them could be severed by sabotage and ancient scars. Can Lucy and Catherine maintain their relationship or do they have to accept their fate as star-crossed lovers?

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6. No Rings Attached by Rachel Lacey

Lia Harris is fed up with being the outcast. Her strict family has never completely let her in, and now that all of her roommates have found love, she is beginning to feel like a third wheel in her own apartment. Lia gives indications about a girlfriend she doesn't have since she is tired of her mother's frequent interference in her romantic life. But she needs to find a date to save face as her brother's wedding in London draws near. When Lia asks her best friend Rosie for assistance, Rosie responds by sending over the charming, stunning Grace Poston.

Grace enjoys socializing while masking her fears with a cheerful smile. She recently relocated to London, giving her a chance for a much-needed fresh start. Grace has experienced more heartbreak than she should have, therefore she isn't seeking for love and despises weddings. But friendships are different, so she unwillingly agrees to pretend to be Lia's devoted girlfriend throughout the wedding festivities for Rosie's sake.

Grace and Lia are ready for a strange weekend, replete with nosy relatives and a single-bed guest room. It turns out that they get along remarkably well. Before they realize it, the fake chemistry feels all too real. But was their wedding weekend just a show or was it the prelude to a lasting love?

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7. One Last Stop by Casey McQuiston

August, a pessimistic 23-year-old, is meant to be proven correct that magic and romantic movies don't exist by moving to New York City.

Then, though, she encounters this stunning girl on the train.

Jane. Amazing, endearing, enigmatic, and impossible Jane. With her angular features, swoopy hair, and gentle smile, Jane.

August's crush on a fellow commuter turns into the highlight of her day, but she quickly realizes there is one major issue: Jane has been transported back to the 1970s, and August will need to use all of the things she wanted to leave in the past to assist Jane. It might be time to start having some faith after all.

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