Despite the odds against them from an embarrassing meet-awkward at a mutual friend’s Halloween party, Carter and Evie immediately hit it off. What could have been a beautiful, blossoming romance turns into an all-out war of sabotage. Everyone knows that all’s fair in love and war. Even the realization that they’re both high-powered agents at competing firms in Hollywood isn’t enough to squash the fire.
Dating You / Hating You #ad - . Carter and evie are both thirtysomething professionals—so why can’t they act like it? can carter stop trying to please everyone and see how their mutual boss is really playing the game? Can Evie put aside her competitive nature long enough to figure out what she really wants in life? Can their actor clients just be something close to human? Whether these two Hollywood love/hatebirds get the storybook Hollywood ending, or just a dramedy of epic proportions, you get to enjoy Christina Lauren’s heartfelt, hilarious story of romance in the modern world.
RoomiesGallery Books #ad - Lacking the nerve to actually talk to the gorgeous stranger, fate steps in one night in the form of a drunken attacker. Seeing that her uncle needs Calvin as much as Calvin needs him, a wild idea takes hold of her. When the tryout goes better than even holland could have imagined, Calvin is set for a great entry into Broadway—until his reason for disappearing earlier becomes clear: he’s in the country illegally, his student visa having expired years ago.
From subway to Broadway to happily ever after. As their relationship evolves and calvin becomes the darling of Broadway—in the middle of the theatrics and the acting-not-acting—will Holland and Calvin to realize that they both stopped pretending a long time ago? Impulsively, she marries the Irishman, her infatuation a secret only to him.
Roomies #ad - Calvin mcloughlin rescues her, but quickly disappears when the police start asking questions. For months holland bakker has invented excuses to descend into the subway station near her apartment, drawn to the captivating music performed by her street musician crush. Using the only resource she has to pay the brilliant musician back, Holland gets Calvin an audition with her uncle, Broadway’s hottest musical director.
Modern love in all its thrill, hilarity, and uncertainty has never been so compulsively readable as in New York Times bestselling author Christina Lauren’s Roomies.
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Hazel camille bradford knows she’s a lot to take—and frankly, most men aren’t up to the challenge. She’s a good soul in search of honest fun. Not that Josh and Hazel date. Josh im has known hazel since college, where her zany playfulness proved completely incompatible with his mellow restraint. If her army of pets and thrill for the absurd don’t send them running, her lack of filter means she’ll say exactly the wrong thing in a delicate moment.
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As adults, they have become strangers to one another until their chance reunion. But when she runs into elliot petropoulos—the first and only love of her life—the careful bubble she’s constructed begins to dissolve. Although their memories are obscured by the agony of what happened that night so many years ago, Elliot will come to understand the truth behind Macy’s decade-long silence, and will have to overcome the past and himself to revive her faith in the possibility of an all-consuming love.
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A uc santa barbara professor, she’s a female-serial-killer expert who’s quick with a deflection joke and terrible at getting personal. Perfect for fans of roxanne and she’s the Man, hijinks, Christina Lauren’s latest romantic comedy is full of mistaken identities, and a classic love story with a modern twist.
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Soon, millie will have to face her worst fear—intimacy—or risk losing her best friend, forever. Soon “catherine” and Reid strike up a digital pen-pal-ship.
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Fourteen years later, tate, now an up-and-coming actress, only thinks about her first love every once in a blue moon. So when it became clear her trust was misplaced, her world shattered for good. Forced to confront the man who betrayed her, tate must ask herself if it’s possible to do the wrong thing for the right reason… and whether “once in a lifetime” can come around twice.
From the new york times bestselling author of the unhoneymooners and the “delectable, moving” Entertainment Weekly My Favorite Half-Night Stand comes a modern love story about what happens when your first love reenters your life when you least expect it…Sam Brandis was Tate Jones’s first: Her first love.
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During a whirlwind two-week vacation abroad, Sam and Tate fell for each other in only the way that first loves do: sharing all of their hopes, dreams, and deepest secrets along the way.
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I loved every word. When three besties meet three hot guys in Vegas anything can—and does—happen. Book one of the new york times bestselling Wild Seasons series from the author of the Beautiful Bastard series. One-night stands are supposed to be with someone convenient, or wickedly persuasive, or regrettable.
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Olive torres is used to being the unlucky twin: from inexplicable mishaps to a recent layoff, her life seems to be almost comically jinxed. She even managed to finance her entire wedding by winning a slew of contests. After all, ten days of bliss is worth having to assume the role of loving newlyweds, right? But the weird thing is.
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Unfortunately for olive, the only thing worse than constant bad luck is having to spend the wedding day with the best man and her nemesis, Ethan Thomas.
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Despite their rowdy hookups, Harlow and Finn don’t even like each other. Which would explain why their marriage lasted only twelve hours. She lives by the Want-something-done? Do-it-yourself mantra.
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Lola and oliver like to congratulate themselves on having the good sense not to consummate their drunken Las Vegas marriage. He knows what he wants with her now…and it’s far outside the friend zone. After all, she’s not the kind of girl who likes all that attention, but maybe she’s the kind who’ll eventually like him.
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And sometimes a dark wild night in Vegas isn’t just the end of a day, but the beginning of a bright new life…. So why ruin a good thing?even as geek girls fawn over him, Oliver can’t get his mind off what he didn’t do with Lola when he had the chance. More at home in her studio than in baring herself to people, Lola’s instinctive comfort around Oliver nearly seems too good to be true.
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For two people ambivalent about dating and love, they sure get naked around each other an awful lot. With london he wants more. Sure, he’s a total player, but the Why not—it’s only one night is a persistent voice in her ear. Every relationship involves two people…plus their pasts. But when a wave knocks her for a loop one morning, then Luke Sutter’s flirtatious smile knocks her for another that evening, she veers slightly off course…and into his path.
Wicked Sexy Liar Wild Seasons Book 4 #ad - . Everything’s going great and according to the non-plan. But after an amazing time with london, he realizes that he hasn’t been moving on from a devastating heartbreak so much as he’s been drifting to wherever—and whomever—the current takes him. For his part, luke’s been on hookup autopilot for so long that he rarely ever pauses to consider what he’s doing.
London hughes is very content to surf daily, hang out with her group of friends, tend bar, and slowly orient herself in the years after college.