Anything you can imagine under the sun, you will find a book on that! So, how do you find the best books that can make you feel good about reading? This is where this guide comes into the picture! We have curated an assortment of the best books of 2024 just for you.
Are you looking for the perfect witty but touching rom-com to add to your summer reading list? Well, look no further than “Things We Never Got Over,” by author Lucy Score. Main characters Knox and Naomi go through hardships and heartache in this book, set in rural Virginia, where all there is to do is drink, fight, and drink again. Read how Knox, with a tough, aloof exterior, gets tied up in a complicated situation trying to help Naomi take care of her niece who was left behind by Naomi’s evil sister.
A beautiful, tragic story of overcoming trauma and building trust, this book will undoubtedly pull at your heartstrings more than once. With wisdom and humor spilling out of the pages, this book tops the list as the best overall.
Written by best-selling author Frank Herbert almost 60 years ago, “Dune” is now a major motion picture featuring some of the top cast, including Timothee Chalamet, Jason Momoa, and Zendaya among others. The genre is a combination of science fiction and mythology, which opens it up to a wider audience.
It is a mythical fictional novel that recounts the story of a young man who has inherited the burden of a great destiny of protecting his people and family, and for which he must travel to the universe’s most dangerous planet.
Lifestyle guru Timothy Ferris has structured this as a four-step guide to creating a lavish post-retirement lifestyle that everyone always dreams of! The guidelines are based on the author’s personal experiences where he went from earning $40,000 annually to $40,000 monthly and reducing the work time from 80 hours to four hours per week. He talks about the shortcuts that can help you do that as well!
If you want to escape the rat race, make a six-figure income, and travel the world in luxury, this book is the blueprint for that! The author, Tim Ferris, writes about simple life hacks that can free up your time and get more work done so you can be on track to living your dream life!
This is the first option out of eight in the series of Slough House that has gained traction in the past few years. “Slow Horses” is a thrilling spy novel that recounts the story of a team of MI5 agents that have tarnished their reputation by screwing up their job and are on the mission to redeem themselves at any cost.
The heart of this book is really the characters, which the author has brought to life successfully through his powerful storytelling abilities. You can live the story through them to experience the thrill.
“The Lies I Tell” by author Julie Clark is a twisted psychological thriller novel that will keep you on your toes as you read about two women, Meg and Kat, whose lives intertwine in a quest for justice for past wrongdoings. One has a mysterious past full of aliases, fake jobs, and no truth to anything she says. The other is looking to expose the woman who ruined her life.
As the con artist and the journalist grow closer, they are confronted with the visions they see versus the reality they face. This novel is sure to be smart, mind-bending, and satiate any desire you have for a juicy cat-and-mouse thriller on a stormy summer afternoon.
“The Book Woman’s Daughter” is the acclaimed sequel to “The Book Woman of Troublesome Creek,” about a no-nonsense librarian who treks around the Kentucky mountains in a tale of the discovery of independence, female empowerment, and overcoming prejudice. The sequel follows similar themes and covers her daughter, Honey Lovett, whose parents become imprisoned and who realizes she must fight to stay free and pave her own way, no matter who tries to stop her.
This book is a beautiful and authentic story that centers on strong women fighting to be heard in a world of powerful men, all in the backdrop of stunning Appalachia. Check this one out if you’re a fan of western novels about women who prevail in the worst circumstances.
If you’re looking for a steamy billionaire romance novel to top off your summer reading list, look no further than “Terms and Conditions.” Billionaire future CEO Declan and beautiful, bubbly Iris agree to secure an inheritance by getting married and settling down in a seemingly perfect plan, but what they don’t expect is falling in love for real. Will the set rules and boundaries be enough to stand between what’s building inside both of them?
“Terms and Conditions” is short but intriguing enough to be the ultimate page-turner on your next vacation. It’s part of a larger series about billionaire brothers that you could enjoy if you take a chance on this book.
The sequel to “Boyfriend Material,” “Husband Material” follows main characters Luc and Oliver as they continue their complicated relationship and try to bring it to a new level while fighting insecurities and social pressures. Everyone around them is getting married, and Luc feels he needs to hurry and propose to Oliver. You will laugh, cry, and love both of them as you enjoy this book as a quick bathtime read.
If you’re a fan of rom-coms, this book will be perfect for you! The drama, the personal development of both Luc and Oliver, and the humor are enough to keep you hooked for all 400 pages.