A secret marriage, lies about affairs. Sizzle factor: SPF 50 . Even sex on the day of the divorce party" usA TodayThe second novel from Laura Dave, the acclaimed author of Eight Hundred Grapes and Hello Sunshine.
The First Husband: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - But when nick comes home from a meeting with his therapist aka "futures counselor" and announces that he's taking a break from their relationship so he can pursue a woman from his past, the place Annie had come to call home is shattered. Her third novel is packed with humor, empathy, and psychological insight about the power of love and home.
Within three months, griffin is Annie's husband and Annie finds herself trying to restart her life in rural Massachusetts. A wry observer of modern love, Laura Dave "steers clear of easy answers to explore the romantic choices we make" USA Today. She visits the world's most interesting places for her syndicated travel column and she's happily cohabiting with her movie director boyfriend Nick in Los Angeles.
The First Husband: A Novel #ad - Reeling, annie stumbles into her neighborhood bar and finds Griffin-a grounded, charming chef who seems to be everything Annie didn't know she was looking for. A savvy, page-turning novel about a woman torn between her husband and the man she thought she'd marry. Annie adams is days away from her thirty-second birthday and thinks she has finally found some happiness.
London Is the Best City in AmericaPenguin Books #ad - She has spent the last three years in a fishing town in Rhode Island and, she doesn’t particularly want to answer the questions she is sure to face about her ex-fiance, her questionable career choices, having little to show for it, her unknown future. Along the way, emmy discovers some undeniable truths about what she wants from her own life; and she begins to realize that perhaps her own happy ending is not as far away as it seems.
It isn’t only Josh who has some lessons to learn. The first novel from the acclaimed author of Eight Hundred Grapes and Hello SunshineEmmy Everett is reluctantly heading home to New York for her brother Josh’s wedding. But she is still shocked when her typically resolute brother josh confesses he is having doubts about his imminent marriage – and he asks Emmy the hardest question of all: what do I do now? With seventy-two hours until the wedding, Emmy embarks with Josh on a road trip to help him find a mystery woman, and to answer some long overdue questions about who he wants to spend his life with.
Hello, Sunshine: A NovelSimon & Schuster #ad - Sunshine is living the dream—she’s a culinary star with millions of fans, a line of #1 bestselling cookbooks, and a devoted husband happy to support her every endeavor. When sunshine’s secrets are revealed, her fall from grace is catastrophic. She’s forced to return to the childhood home—and the estranged sister—she’s tried hard to forget.
A delightfully addictive page-turner” WMagazine. Com that takes place in a world where celebrity is a careful construct, Hello, Sunshine is “wickedly funny and gorgeously entertaining…there is no chance you won’t consume this golden summer read in one sitting” Redbook. Com. Best books of summer selection by people, Redbook, PureWow, Domino Magazine, PopSugar, Elle, US Weekly, InStyle.
Hello, Sunshine: A Novel #ad - Com, WMagazine. Com, HarpersBazaar. Com, SouthernLiving. Com, and tallahassee democrat epicurious best foodie reads selection library reads pick “a clever beach bag must-have” People from Laura Dave—the author of the “addictive” Us Weekly and critically acclaimed bestseller Eight Hundred Grapes—“a smart, Arizona Republic, fun read about trying to live an authentic life in the age of social media overload” PopSugar.
Sunshine mackenzie has it all…until her secrets come to light. But what sunshine does amid the ashes of her own destruction may well save her life. Sunshine mackenzie has it all…until she gets hacked.
Eight Hundred Grapes: A NovelSimon & Schuster #ad - Better yet, it’s the eve of the last harvest—the best time of the growing season, and Georgia knows she’ll find solace—and distraction—in the familiar rituals. Georgia craves the company of those who know her best, and whom she truly knows. It seems her fiancé isn’t the only one who’s been keeping secrets… Eight Hundred Grapes is a story about the messy realities of family, the strength and weaknesses of romantic love, and the importance of finding a place to call home.
But when georgia arrives home, nothing is at all familiar. You won’t be able to put this “addictive” Us Weekly novel down. Heralded as “impossible to put down” elle, and us weekly, good housekeeping, elle, funny, wine, and named a Best Book of the Summer by Glamour, Marie Claire, Cosmopolitan, family, Eight Hundred Grapes is a heartbreaking, marriage, and deeply evocative novel about love, and the treacherous terrain in which they all intersect.
Eight Hundred Grapes: A Novel #ad - There are secrets you share, bride-to-be, you discovered it? georgia ford, had kept a life-changing secret from you? And what if, and secrets you hide… What if your beloved fiancé, from Los Angeles to Sonoma, he of the crinkly smile and irresistible British accent, just a week before your dream wedding, to her safe haven: her family, hops in her car and drives through the night, and the acclaimed family winery.
This winning tale will both satisfy on a literary level and encourage oenophiles to pour themselves a glass of a recent vintage to enjoy while reading; it’s a tasty treat for wine lovers and teetotalers alike” Publishers Weekly. Her parents, the family business, her brothers, are all unrecognizable.
Chore Whore: Adventures of a Celebrity Personal AssistantHarperCollins e-books #ad - She's sick to death of handling elaborate extortion deals, and having to whip up intimate dinners on no notice for spoiled stars, washing groupies' dirty underwear, each with his or her own bizarre dietary demands. All in the name of working as a celebrity personal assistant. And now her ten-year-old son is starting to exhibit some disturbing signs of Tinseltown weirdness.
A chore whore!after twenty years of working thanklessly for a dozen high-powered Hollywood hotshots, Corki Brown has had enough. It's time to get out, but escape won't be easy. I have been used, screamed at, blamed, shamed, abused, lied to, and cheated on, and ridiculed. I've been scammed and damned, my reputation dissed, had my ass kissed, and my face spat on.
The IntermissionBerkley #ad - Can a marriage experiment go too far for two people who once thought they had it all figured out? A hellogiggles best new releasea popsugar best book of julya bookbub editor's picka shereads best Book of SummerA GoodReads Buzzy New ReleaseA Mind Body Green Best Book of JulyA PureWow Best Beach Read of Summer 2018"An effortless page-turner, almost a movie treatment more than a novel.
. Intelligent commercial fiction. The wall street journalafter five years of marriage, Cass Coyne has lost some of her boundless confidence. Her husband sees their ups and downs as normal challenges in a healthy relationship, but Cass lies awake at night wondering what you do when you need a break from your marriage?It comes as a shock to Jonathan when Cass persuades him to try a marital "intermission": a six-month separation during which they'll decide if the comfortable life they've built together is still the one they both want.
The Intermission #ad - Six months apart from their beloved dog is a different story, so they agree to meet once a month for a custody exchange. Time apart on opposite coasts makes the Coynes realize their problems may lie deeper than sweaty gym socks left on the bed and an empty container of milk put back in the fridge.
The Perfect Manhattan: A NovelBroadway Books #ad - As sizzling as a see-and-be-seen night on the town, as lip-smacking as a flawless cosmo, The Perfect Manhattan serves up a dishy tale of bartending among the beautiful people—and provides the ultimate summer cocktail. Meet cassie ellis—a young college graduate with the world on a string, a yen for screenwriting, and a need for fast cash to pay off her student loans.
. But as the summer progresses, and she finds herself surrounded by playboys, and Paris Hilton clones in strappy stilettos, spoiled rich kids, moguls, she soon wonders if playing the ersatz socialite—while actually trying to make a living—is more than she bargained for. Drawn from the authors’ own experiences as bartenders in the thick of New York’s party scene, romance, The Perfect Manhattan is a perfect mix of sparkling social satire, and scandal that provides a fast-paced, comedy, enormously entertaining look inside the life on the chichi side of the tracks.
The Perfect Manhattan: A Novel #ad - Never mind that she doesn’t know single-malt whiskey from Jack Daniel’s: she’s eager to learn. Eager to avoid the lucrative snooze-fest of a reliable consulting job, she shocks everyone she knows by opting for a sexier, more flexible job: mixing drinks. And under the tutelage of a sexy soho bar owner, fielding bad pick-up lines, she’s soon cranking out three-olive martinis with the city’s glitterati fifteen-deep at the bar—all while angling for tips, and trying to keep up with the other bartenders who party as hard as their stylish clientele.
When cassie accepts a summer gig bartending in the Hamptons, New York’s most elite summer destination, she finds herself catapulted into a whirlwind of dazzling celebrity and over-the-top wealth unlike anything she’s ever seen. Life behind the velvet rope is hard to resist, especially when she finds herself falling for a Hamptons hottie named James.
The Woman Who Stole My Life: A NovelPenguin Books #ad - Mannix taylor, has compiled and self-published a memoir about her illness. Until one day she is struck by a serious illness, landing her in the hospital for months. After recovering, Stella finds out that her neurologist, Dr. When her dream life is threatened, stella sweeney is just “an ordinary woman living an ordinary life with her husband and two teenage kids, will she rally to reclaim love and happiness?In her own words, ” working for her sister in their neighborhood beauty salon.
A funny new novel from international bestselling author Marian Keyes about Irish beautician Stella Sweeney who falls ill, falls in love, then falls into a glamorous new life in New York City. Her discovery comes when she spots a photo of the finished copy in an American tabloid—and it’s in the hands of the vice president’s wife! As her relationship with Dr.
The Woman Who Stole My Life: A Novel #ad - . Taylor gets more complicated, stella struggles to figure out who she was before her illness, who she is now, and who she wants to be while relocating to New York City to pursue a career as a newly minted self-help memoirist. Funny, and honest, fast-paced, keyes’s latest novel is full of her trademark charm and wisdom and is sure to delight her many fans.
FallingBerkley #ad - The new york times bestselling author of the beach House, Jemima J, and Summer Secrets presents a novel about the pleasure and meaning of finding a home—and family—where you least expect them. But the cutthroat world of finance and relentless pursuit of more began to take its toll. They become friends, and slowly much more, as Emma finds herself feeling at home in a way she never has before.
When emma montague left the strict confines of upper-crust British life for New York, she felt sure it would make her happy. But just as they start to imagine a life together as a family, fate intervenes in the most shocking of ways. On the move again, connecticut, Emma settles in the picturesque waterfront town of Westport, a world apart from both England and Manhattan.
Falling #ad - . It is here that she begins to confront what it is she really wants from her life. In a novel of changing seasons, and selfless love, shifting lives, a story unfolds—of one woman’s far-reaching journey to discover who she is truly meant to be. For the first time, emma has to stay and fight for what she loves, for the truth she has discovered about herself, or risk losing it all.
This wasn’t the life she wanted either.
The Boyfriend Tune-Up: The hilarious feel good romantic comedy about best friends and happy ever aftersNotting Hill Press #ad - And sarah can’t be bothered tottering around in painful shoes for another pointless date. Staying home is easier, if a bit lonely sometimes. I adored it cover to cover. 5 stars mrs mommy Booknerd"Fresh, funny and brilliant. Heat magazine"the book ticks the box for numerous things i personally look for in an entertaining romantic comedy novel such as great characters, several interesting storylines, a comfortable and well-paced writing style, and of course a lovely dose of romance!" 5 Stars Spoonful of Happy Endings"Well-written and an easy read.
Daily mail, the uk's largest newspaper"Michele's writing is so engaging and witty. Sophie kinsella, #1 new York Times bestseller"Feisty bursts of humor light the pages. Lovereading"a brilliant, fun and hugely enjoyable book about friendships and relationships. Novelicious"fraught and fun, this is a wonderful rollercoaster of a read.
The Boyfriend Tune-Up: The hilarious feel good romantic comedy about best friends and happy ever afters #ad - Author tracy bloom"Gorman's writing is warm, witty and wonderful. Matt dunn, shortlisted for the romantic Novel of the Year Award and the Melissa Nathan Award for Comedy Romance"An undeniable sense of fun on every page. Nick spalding, top 10 ebook bestseller worldwide"A fun, sassy writer who always makes me smile.
Carole matthews, usa today, new York Times and Sunday Times Top 5 Bestseller. Besides, her family circumstances don’t leave a lot of free time.