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A summer spent together years past, an old childhood friend never seen after graduation, a steamy one night stand; second chance romance serves those who question “what if”, and it does that so well – and often quite emotionally.

Explore some of our fave recommendations below!


  • Meet Me at the Lake - Carley Fortune

    Fern spent 24 unforgettable hours with the aggravatingly attractive Will – experiencing an undeniable connection, making a pact for meet up again one year later. Only, Fern was left waiting alone. Will did show up, but nine years too late…

  • Seven Days in June - Tia Williams

    When Shane and Eva meet at a literary event, sparks fly. 15 years earlier, teenage Eva and Shane spent one crazy week, falling madly in love – only to not see each other again at that week’s end. Told in split narrative, we learn about their connection, their past, and the fact they’ve been writing about each other in each of their books throughout the years.

  • Funny You Should Ask - Elissa Sussman

    A restless young journalist with big dreams interviews a Hollywood heartthrob – the article changing her life and propelling her career forward. Ten years later, they reunite for a second interview, and Chani wants to know if those seventy-two hours they spent together were as memorable to Gabe as they were to her.

  • Final Offer - Lauren Asher

    ALANA Falling in love with Callahan Kane was a mistake. He told me so before destroying my heart and our friendship six summers ago. When he promised never to come back, I foolishly believed him. But then Cal showed up again, intending to sell his grandfather's lake house. The biggest flaw in his plan? My name is on the deed.

  • Before I Let Go - Kennedy Ryan

    Yasmen wasn't prepared for how her life fell apart, but she's finally starting to find joy again. She and Josiah have found a new rhythm: co-parenting their two kids and running a thriving business together. Yet, like magnets, they're always drawn back to each other, and now they're beginning to wonder if they're truly ready to let go of everything they once had.

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