What Order Should I Read Ali Hazelwood Books

Give yourself a literary treat and immerse yourself in Ali Hazelwood's back catalogue of books! With her captivating stories of romance and humour, Hazelwood's books promise exciting adventures alongside characters you'll instantly adore.

Yet, with her ever-expanding collection, choosing where to embark on your reading journey can pose quite a conundrum.
So, snuggle up with your cosiest blanket and your favourite brew because, in this blog post, we will guide you through the perfect order to read Ali Hazelwood’s books.

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What Order To Read Ali Hazelwood Books


Love Hypothesis

This collection of novellas offers a unique blend of academia and love, exploring the intriguing dynamics of budding relationships within an academic setting. Hazelwood's clever storytelling, relatable characters, and witty dialogue make these novellas an engaging and thought-provoking read. Reading this series sets the stage for a deep appreciation of Hazelwood's talent in crafting intellectually stimulating and emotionally resonant love stories, making it an essential starting point for her series of books.


1. The Love Hypothesis (2021)

Why we love it:

- The novel is full of laugh-out-loud moments, as well as more tender and emotional scenes that will leave you feeling warm and fuzzy inside.
- It's the perfect read for all those hopeless romantics out there.

The Love Hypothesis by Ali Hazelwood is a must-read. This novel is a heartwarming modern romance following Olive Smith, a brilliant yet socially awkward physicist, as she embarks on a fake relationship with Adam Carlsen, a charming and popular professor. It explores the nuances of love, vulnerability, and the unexpected feelings that can develop when you least expect it. This read has everything that is great about Ali Hazelwood’s writing in one book.


 2.  Love on the Brain (2022)

Why we love it:

- This enemies-to-lovers story is full of trials and tribulations as well as all the brilliant romance we know and love from Hazelwood.
- It's another perfect comfort read after a long day.

Love on the Brain by Ali Hazelwood is the perfect next step in her series. Bee, a passionate neuroengineer, has all she could want with her new job, but when an old friend/enemy, Levi, comes back into the picture, it sends her neurons flying. With Bee second-guessing everything, will she and Levi rekindle, or will they remain at a galaxy distance apart to avoid trouble? To fully appreciate the depth of their connection with these cherished characters, Love on the Brain is a must for your next Hazelwood read.


3. Love, Theoretically (2023)

Why we love it:

- This Hazelwood novella is funny and heartfelt all in one.
- The characters in Love, Theoretically, are beautifully crafted, each with their own distinct personalities that we know you will also fall in love with. 

When rival physicists clash in a whirlwind of academic disputes and fake dating antics. Elsie Hannaway, a theoretical physicist and part-time fake girlfriend, finds her worlds colliding when she encounters Jack Smith, the infuriatingly handsome experimental physicist who stands in the way of her dream job at MIT. In this novella, you can expect a battle of wits, unexpected attraction, and a chance for Elsie to put her theories on love to the test; what more could you want from a juicy romance?


Loathe To Love You 

This collection of novellas by Hazelwood follows the stories of Mara, Sadie and Hannah. Though they study in different fields, their opinions and experiences of love mean they can all agree when it comes to love and science; opposites always attract, and rivals might always surprise you.


4. Under One Roof (2022)

Why we love it:

- It is an awkward and perfectly relatable story of romance.
- The characters offer adorable, funny and touching moments to make you fall in love with their story even more.

Under One Roof by Ali Hazelwood is a compelling continuation of her literary journey. This story is a delightful addition to her series; it follows Olive Smith and Adam Carlsen's journey as they navigate their relationship while sharing a house with quirky fellow academics. Hazelwood's sharp wit and endearing characters continue to shine, providing readers with moments of laughter and heartwarming connection. Reading Under One Roof after The Love Hypothesis allows you to deepen your bond with these characters, relish in their adventures, and appreciate Hazelwood's signature blend of intellectual intrigue and romance.


5. Stuck with You (2022)

Why we love it:

- This story is short, sweet and simple, with just the right amount of angst.
- The chemistry between the two main characters is fantastic, and the buildup of their romance is even better.

Stuck with You by Ali Hazelwood is a delightful novella that calls readers to rejoin the lovable duo, Olive Smith and Adam Carlsen. It's a charming addition to Hazelwood's series, providing an intimate look into their evolving relationship as they face new challenges together. Reading this book next is a must, as it allows fans to continue their journey with these endearing characters and experience the growth and depth of their love, all while revelling in Ali Hazelwood's engaging storytelling.


6. Below Zero (2022)

Why we love it:

- Hazelwood manages to fit in some great character development as well as some fun twists and turns.
- This change of scenery from Hazelwood's usual novellas had us all gripped and wanting more.

Below Zero by Ali Hazelwood is an essential continuation of her captivating series, inviting readers to further explore the enchanting world she has crafted. When Hannah finds herself stranded in a remote location in the Arctic, the only person willing to help her is potentially her least favourite person but the star of her dreams. The question is, why is Ian helping her, and why, despite her hatred for him, does Hannah’s heart skip a beat when she sees him? Hazelwood's sharp wit and poignant storytelling in this next novella will make you fall in love with Hazelwood’s books even more.

Love romance books and looking for some inspiration? Check out our post on what order to read Colleen Hoover's books.


Individual Novellas


Check & Mate (2023)

Why we love it:

- This book has funny, sad, and heartfelt moments that will make you go deep into the Hazelwood world.
- Another Hazelwood story that has it all, drama, romance, sass and, of course, chess!

A story of love and chess. After Mallory Greenleaf falls out of love with the game, she moves on to put her focus on her family and 9-5 job to keep things afloat. But what she didn’t account for is not only beating a champion chess player at his own game in a spontaneous match, but the romantic gambits she would be playing after with said handsome chess player. This next must-read novella on the Hazelwood list is perfect for the romantics and those who love the typical Hazelwood drama. You don’t need to like chess to be completely enthralled by this book!


Bride (coming 2024)

Why we love it:

- This is a book you’ll be obsessing over and want to read over and over.
- This is a new direction for Hazelwood that you will definitely want to follow.

You’ll want to get your teeth into this Hazelwood book with a thrilling romance between a Vampire Bride and an Alfa Werewolf. Alliances must be made between the Vampires and Werewolves to ensure peace among the communities, but trust between them has always been fragile. But Misery Lark knows what she needs to do. However, will a deep romance with a Werewolf mend or break those bridges? When released in February 2024, this book will be the ideal next read in the Hazelwood collection, with all the drama and then some and plenty of plot twists to keep those pages turning. 



Sit back and enjoy your next instalments of Ali Hazelwood books that will have you fully immersed from start to finish. If you’re after some juicy romance novellas to get your heart racing with all the drama you can get your hands on, then this list has got you covered. 

If you’re looking for more romance recommendations, then take a look at our blog post on What To Read After It Ends With Us by Colleen Hoover, which has the perfect collection of romance novels. 


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