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Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Romance & relationships stories (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Throw Like a Girl

Throw Like a Girl

Author: Sarah Henning Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 11/02/2021

When softball star Liv Rodinsky throws one ill-advised punch during the most important game of the year, she loses her scholarship to her fancy private school and is forced to leave all her friends behind. With no other options, Liv must to transfer to the town's public school, Northland, where she'll have to convince their coach she deserves a spot on the softball team, all while facing both her ex and the teammates of the girl she punched... every. single. day. Enter Grey, the injured star quarterback with perfect hair and an even more perfect plan: if Liv joins the football team as his temporary replacement, he'll make sure she gets a spot on the softball team in the Spring. But it will take a lot for her new school to accept a former enemy as one of their own, and behind that charming smile, Grey is grappling with problems of his own. With well-drawn characters and a charming quarterback love interest who's got brains as well as brawn, Throw Like a Girl will have readers swooning from the very first page.

Love, Creekwood

Love, Creekwood

Author: Becky Albertalli Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/01/2021

A gorgeously romantic new novella set in the world of Becky Albertalli's bestselling and beloved Simonverse novels: Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, The Upside of Unrequited, and Leah on the Offbeat. It's been more than a year since Simon and Blue turned their anonymous online flirtation into an IRL relationship, and just a few months since Abby and Leah's unforgettable night at senior prom. Now the Creekwood High crew are first years at different colleges, navigating friendship and romance the way their story began - on email. The beloved, award-winning novel, SIMON VS THE HOMO SAPIENS AGENDA is now a major motion picture starring 13 Reasons Why's Katherine Langford and Everything, Everything's Nick Robinson. Praise for Becky Albertalli's SIMONverse novels: 'Worthy of Fault in Our Stars-level obsession.' Entertainment Weekly 'I love you, SIMON. I LOVE YOU! And I love this fresh, funny, live-out-loud book. Jennifer Niven, bestselling author of All the Bright Places, on Simon vs 'I have such a crush on this book! Not only is this one a must read, but it's a must re-read.' Julie Murphy, New York Times bestselling author of Dumplin' 'Heart-fluttering, honest, and hilarious. I can't stop hugging this book.' Stephanie Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Anna and the French Kiss

Love is for Losers

Love is for Losers

Author: Wibke Brueggemann Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/01/2021

A laugh out loud look at first love, loss and trying to avoid the girl of your dreams. What a stupid expression that is in the first place: To fall in love. Like you fall into a ditch or something. Maybe people need to look where they're going. As far as Phoebe Davis is concerned, love is to be avoided at all costs. Why would you spend your life worrying about something that turns you into a complete moron? If her best friend Polly is anything to go by, the first sniff of a relationship makes you forget about your friends (like, hello?), get completely obsessed with sex (yawn) and bang on constantly about a person who definitely isn't as great as you think they are. So Phoebe isn't going to fall in love, ever. But then she meets Emma . . . Love is for Losers by Wibke Brueggemann is a hilarious, life-affirming novel about all the big stuff: love, sex, death, family, heartbreak, kittens . . . and kisses that turn the whole world upside down.

The Beach House

The Beach House

Author: Beth Reekles Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/01/2021

Want to know what happened to Elle and Noah straight after the smash-hit Netflix film The Kissing Booth? Elle Evans always spends a perfect summer full of sun, sea and plenty of flirting at Lee and Noah's beach house. And she can't wait to hit the beach, even if this year, things are a little different... Elle is now officially dating hotter-than-hot Noah - it's amazing, and Elle's never been happier. But Noah's leaving for Harvard at the end of the summer - and what will happen to them then? Meanwhile Lee's new girlfriend, Rachel, is joining them for the summer. Elle and Lee have always been BFFs, but can everything stay the same with Rachel on the scene - and with Elle now dating Lee's big brother? Can Elle have one last perfect summer with her two favourite boys?

Get a Clue

Get a Clue

Author: Tiffany Schmidt Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 19/01/2021

The game's afoot in the next book of the Bookish Boyfriends series-this time starring Huck and Winston! After Ms. Gregoire assigns the works of Sherlock Holmes in English class, a mystery deepens at Reginald R. Hero High. Huck and Win-Curtis's younger brother-team up to solve the case . . . and while the sleuths gather clues, another swoon-worthy romance blooms in the school halls. Perfect for younger readers of YA or older readers of middle grade, this squeaky-clean series is sure to charm any reader who's ever had a book boyfriend of their own.

The Autism Relationships Handbook

The Autism Relationships Handbook

Author: Joe Biel, Faith G. Harper Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/01/2021

The Autism Relationships Workbook

The Autism Relationships Workbook

Author: Joe Biel, Faith G. Harper Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 12/01/2021

The Accidental Bad Girl

The Accidental Bad Girl

Author: Maxine Kaplan Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 05/01/2021

After getting caught hooking up with her best friend's ex on the last day of junior year, Kendall starts senior year friendless and ostracized. She plans to keep her head down until she graduates. But after discovering her online identity has been hacked and she's being framed for stealing from a dealer, Kendall is drawn into a tenuous partnership with the mastermind of a drug ring lurking in the shadows of her Brooklyn private school. If she wants to repair her tattered reputation and save her neck, she'll have to decide who she really is-and own it. The longer she plays the role of bad girl, the more she becomes her new reputation. Friends and enemies, detectives and drug dealers-no one is who they appear to be. Least of all Kendall.

The Quantum Weirdness of the Almost-Kiss

The Quantum Weirdness of the Almost-Kiss

Author: Amy Parks Format: Hardback Release Date: 05/01/2021

A debut YA rom-com about smart girls, love-struck boys, and quantum theory Seventeen-year-old Evie Beckham has always been too occupied with her love of math and frequent battles with anxiety to want to date. Besides, she's always found the idea of kissing to be kind of weird. But by senior year, thanks to therapy and her friends, she's feeling braver than before. Maybe even brave enough to enter the national math and physics competition or flirt back with the new boy. Meanwhile, Evie's best friend, Caleb Covic, has always been a little in love with her. So he's horrified when he is forced to witness Evie's meet-cute with the new guy. Desperate, Caleb uses an online forum to capture Evie's interest-and it goes a little too well. Now Evie wonders how she went from avoiding romance to having to choose between two-or is it three?-boys.

The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel

The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel

Author: Moe Bonneau Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/01/2021

Ours is an age-old tale of two betties, apple-Jacks forever, when suddenly one goes ace gorgeous and then naturally, massive popular. Said popular betty ditches other, unsaid, unpopular betty for superhit cool crowd. Girls don't speak again for four years until a chance meeting reunites them . . . What do you do when Ms. Ancient History comes waltzing back into your life? If you're Lu Butler, dodging sweet but clueless boys while secretly crushing hard on girls, you fall. Intimate and raw, The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel is a story about friends, family, old habits you can't quite shake, and first love you never saw coming. Bursting with undeniable swagger and neo-beat slang, Moe Bonneau's stunning debut has a language and rhythm all its own.

Fake it Till You Break it

Fake it Till You Break it

Author: Jenn P. Nguyen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/01/2021

Mia and Jake have known each other their whole lives. They've endured summer vacations, Sunday brunches, even dentist visits together. Their mothers, who are best friends, are convinced that Mia and Jake would be the perfect couple, even though they can't stand to be in the same room together. After Mia's mom turns away yet another cute boy, Mia and Jake decide they've had enough. Together, they hatch a plan to get their moms off their backs. Permanently. All they have to do is pretend to date and then stage the worst breakup of all time - and then they'll be free. It's the perfect plan - except that it turns out maybe Mia and Jake don't hate each other as much as they once thought . . .

Stay With Me

Stay With Me

Author: Jessica Cunsolo Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/12/2020

The gripping sequel to hit Wattpad novel She's With Me. A page-turning high school teen romance, friendship story - and revenge thriller. Amelia Collins was determined to get her head down and finish her senior year without incident, keeping her dramatic past a secret from everyone. Then she - literally - bumped into the school's hottest bad boy, Aiden Parker and neither could deny the intensity of the spark between them. They now both know each other's deepest secrets, and despite everything she knows to be sensible, Amelia finds herself falling in love . . . It should be the perfect Winter Break. Amelia and Aiden are official, she has a group of friends to vacation with, and for now the past seems burried. But Amelia could never be so lucky. She soon finds out her mother is keeping secrets of her own and finds herself caught in a rivalry between Aiden and his gorgeous best friend, Mason. Then the truth about Aiden's biological father comes out, and Amelia learns more about the man who's been chasing her all these years. And there's one big secret still to come out: she's leaving town to start again - again - in just a month's time . . . Book two in the popular Wattpad 'With Me' series.