Relaxation, sunshine, and of course a good book are all necessities of summer. Want to make your heart beat faster? Some of the best recent thrillers and mysteries on the market will do the trick.

Despite regular rumors to the contrary, the rom-com is still alive and well. If you're a reader, you know that no matter how cringe and cheesy the plot is, you like a good romance novel. Nowhere is this more clear than in romance literature, where rom-coms, both current and historical, often top bestseller lists. We can see why people have fallen in love with these books: they're a lot of fun. Here are 9 of the most popular spring romance books, all of them are full of rom-com laughter and feelings.

It's honestly such a pity for me to have discovered the potential of African literature so late. Coming back to the modern world, here are some books that are definitely on my TBR(to be read) list that I want to share with you