Tag Archives: Contemporary

Eleanor & Park | Rainbow Rowell

Set over the course of one school year, this is the story of two star-crossed sixteen-year-olds—smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try.  Continue reading Eleanor & Park | Rainbow Rowell

The House Mate | Kendall Ryan

Max Alexander is nearing thirty-five. He’s built a successful company, and he’s conquered the professional world, but he’s never been lucky in love. Focusing so much time on his business and raising his daughter, adulting has come at the expense of his personal life.
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The Play Mate | Kendall Ryan

His best friend’s little sister is all grown up … and ready to playin a whole new way. Smith Hamilton has it all—he’s smart, good-looking and loaded. But he remembers a time when he had nothing and no one, so he’s not about to mess up, especially with his best friend’s little sister.
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The Room Mate | Kendall Ryan

I’m holding strong until the third night of our new arrangement when we get drunk and he confesses his biggest secret of all: he’s cursed when it comes to sex. Apparently he’s a god in bed, and women instantly fall in love with him.
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Beautiful Ruins | Jess Walter

“This is what happens when you live in dreams, he thought: you dream this and you dream that and you sleep right through your life.” 

The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an apparition: a tall, thin woman, a vision in white, approaching him on a boat. She is an actress, he soon learns, an American starlet, and she is dying.
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The Upside of Falling Down | Rebekah Crane

They tell her she’s the lone survivor of a plane crash. They tell her she’s lucky to be alive. But she doesn’t feel lucky. She feels…lost. The Upside of Falling Down is an ARC which is expected to be published on January 30, 2018. Thank you Skyscape and Two Lions for providing me with this new read! Continue reading The Upside of Falling Down | Rebekah Crane

The Wedding Date | Jasmine Guillory

A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in a fun and flirty debut novel. The Wedding Date is an ARC which is expected to be published on January 30, 2018. Thank you Berkley Publishing Group for providing me with this new read! Continue reading The Wedding Date | Jasmine Guillory

As You Wish | Chelsea Sedoti

What if you could ask for anything- and get it? As You Wish is an ARC which is expected to be published on January 1, 2018. Thank you Sourcebooks Fire for providing me with this new read! Continue reading As You Wish | Chelsea Sedoti