Have you read all the Heartstopper books and watched all of season one on Netflix? Well, now you need more adorable reads to fill that void in your heart! Here are a few perfect next books to pick up after binging all of Heartstopper.
9 Books to Read if You’ve Fallen in Love with Heartstopper
1. The Sky Blues by Robbie Couch
Sky’s small town turns absolutely claustrophobic when his secret promposal plans get leaked to the entire school. His friends band together to fight back and, in the process, Sky might just find love in the most unexpected of places.
2. The Lucky List by Rachael Lippincott
Emily just broke up with her boyfriend and did not plan to spend her summer with Blake, the swoony new girl in town. But when they find a summer bucket list from Emily’s deceased mother, the two pair up to make one unforgettable summer. If you love the sweet romance between Tara & Darcy, you’ll love Emily and Blake.
3. So This is Ever After by F.T. Lukens
This funny, subversive fantasy is about what happens after the chosen one wins the kingdom and has to get married to keep it…and to stay alive. Arek and his rag-tag group of quest companions remind me of the amazing friend dynamics in Heartstopper. There’s also so much angst here with inconvenience of crushing on your best friend and not knowing if he likes you back!
4. Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz
If you’re looking for another sweet friendship-to-romance that might break your heart along the way, you need to meet Ari & Dante! This absolute classic of a novel will grab your heart and not let go. And you can get more of Ari & Dante in the sequel, Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World.
5. Autoboyography by Christina Lauren
Tanner knows Charlie’s agony of crushing on a straight boy. But as Tanner’s friendship with his crush, Sebastian, deepens, they discover an unforgettable romantic bond that will be tested by their Mormon community.
6. The Lost Book of the White by Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu
If you’re looking for an absolute romp (while fighting demons), this is the book for you. It also features the world’s best friend group (fighting demons together. In Shanghai). What more could you want?
7. A Complicated Love Story Set in Space by Shaun David Hutchinson
This gripping, romantic, and wildly surprising novel is about two boys lost in space trying to find their way home—while falling in love. Why is love so complicated?!
8. When We Were Magic by Sarah Gailey
Keeping your magic a secret is hard. Being in love with your best friend is harder. This dark, witchy comedy about four friends whose magic goes wildly awry is sure to make you laugh and make you cry. This one is for all the Tao, Elle, and Isaac lovers!
9. Beetle & the Hollowbones by Aliza Layne
If you’re looking for another adorable graphic novel full of friendship, this is the book for you! Beetle & the Hollowbones features a young goblin trying to save her best friend from a haunted mall. I dare you not to fall in love with Beetle and Blob Ghost!