The Kissing Booth Series by Beth Reekles

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The Kissing Booth is a teen rom-com series written by Beth Reeks (but you may also know it as a TV movie series on Netflix).

Reading the Kissing Booth Series in Order

The publication order for the Kissing Booth novels is the same as the chronological order. In fact, it’s just a trilogy, but there are short stories to complete it.

Kissing Booth Books in Publication Order

The Kissing Booth (2012)
– The Kissing Booth: Noah’s Story
The Beach House (2019)
The Kissing Booth 2: Going the Distance (2020)
The Kissing Booth: Road Trip!: World Book Day 2020 (2020)
The Kissing Booth 3: One Last Time (2021)

The Kissing Booth Trilogy

The Story of Kissing Booth

Meet Rochelle “Elle” Evans: pretty, popular—and never been kissed. Meet Noah Flynn: badass, volatile—and a total player.

When Elle decides to run a kissing booth at her school’s Spring Carnival, she locks lips with Noah, and her life is turned upside down. Her head says to keep away, but her heart wants to draw closer. This romance seems far from a fairy tale.

Is Elle headed for heartbreak or will she get her happily ever after?

More about the Kissing Booth series

Does the Kissing Booth series need to be read in order?

Yes, the Kissing Booth series chronicles the lives of multiple characters and their relationships that evolve from one book to the other. It’s clearly recommended to read them in order to fully appreciate the story.

How many books are there in the Kissing Booth series?

The Kissing Booth series is really just a trilogy. You can just read the main novels, or read some or all of the short stories.

Where can I find the Kissing Booth’s short stories?

The Beach House and The Kissing Booth: Road Trip!: World Book Day 2020 are available on paperbacks, but also on Amazon Kindle.

Noah’s Story is a special one-shot retelling of Elle and Noah’s first kiss, from Noah’s point of view that was published on Wattpad to celebrate ten years since Beth Reekles began writing The Kissing Booth.

Has the Kissing Booth books series ended?

Yes, The Kissing Booth 3: One Last Time is the third and final book in the series. There is not a Kissing Booth 4 novel in the pipeline.

Is there an adaptation of the Kissing Booth book series?

Yes, there is an adaptation of the Kissing Booth novels. The streaming service Netflix produced three movies starring Joey King as Shelly “Elle” Evans, Jacob Elordi as Noah Flynn, Joel Courtney as Lee Flynn, but also Stephen Jennings, Carson White, Molly Ringwald, Morné Visse, Meganne Young, Taylor Zakhar Perez, and Maisie Richardson-Sellers.

The Kissing Booth 3 on Netflix

About the author of the Kissing Booth series

Who is Beth Reekles?

Beth Reekles is a Welsh author of young adult fiction (and now a Physics graduate from Exeter University) who started writing as a teenager, publishing The Kissing Booth chapter by chapter on the story-sharing site Wattpad.

After winning the Wattpad 2011 prize for Most Popular Teen Fiction at 17, she received a three-book contract from Penguin Random House.

Reekles worked as a B2B IT Service Manager for an energy company up until October 2021 when she left her job to become a full-time writer.

What has she written beyond the Kissing Booth series?

The Kissing Booth is the only book series written by Beth Reekles, but not her only book as she published standalone novels, including recently her first adult novel Love, Locked Down (2022), but also It Won’t be Christmas Without You (2019), Rolling Dice (2013), and Faking It (2022).