Wish You Were Here: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - Their serendipitous meeting on the street turns into a whirlwind one-night stand that has Charlotte feeling enchanted by Adam’s spontaneity and joy for life. Months later, a new relationship with seth, a charming baseball player, is turning into something more meaningful, but Charlotte’s still having trouble moving past her one enthralling night with Adam.

Then she collides—literally—with Adam, an intriguing, handsome, and mysterious painter. Faced with the decision to write a new story with seth or finish the one started with Adam, bringing a lifetime’s worth of pain, Charlotte embarks on a life-altering journey, one that takes her across the world and back again, joy, and wisdom.

Wish You Were Here: A Novel #ad - Usa today bestseller * cosmopolitan september 2017 pick * goodreads best romance of august 2017 * Hello Giggles “17 Books We Can’t Wait to Read” *Charlotte has spent her twenties adrift, searching for a spark to jump-start her life and give her a sense of purpose. There’s promise in both his words and actions, Adam’s tune changes, but in the harsh light of morning, leaving Charlotte to wonder if her notorious bad luck with men is really just her own bad judgment.

. Why? when she searches for answers, she finds the situation with Adam is far more complicated than she ever imagined. She’s had as many jobs as she’s had bad relationships, and now she’s feeling especially lost in her less-than-glamorous gig at a pie-and-fry joint in Los Angeles, where the uniforms are bad and the tips are even worse.


Nowhere but Here: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - But the week ends with a heartbreaking journey back to Chicago that sends Kate reeling, wondering what went wrong in those four perfect days. But after the woman who raised her passed away, leaving her lost and alone, she fell into a rut—and never got out. A year ago, she had a handsome boyfriend and a budding career as a reporter at a popular Chicago newspaper.

A jaded chicago reporter in her twenties unexpectedly finds love in Napa Valley when she’s assigned to spend a week with a famously reclusive genius in this rich and deeply satisfying contemporary romance by the USA TODAY bestselling author of Sweet Thing. Kate corbin has lost her spark. After alienating R.

Nowhere but Here: A Novel #ad - J. Her only saving grace is jamie, a charming vineyard hand who shows her the beauty of wine country—and stirs her aching heart. Now she’s stuck writing fluff pieces about lipstick and wine, and feeling trapped in a relationship that’s going nowhere. Trusting that the hungry, ace reporter is buried somewhere deep inside, Kate’s boss and mentor gives her the opportunity to jump-start her career.

J. Kate jumps at the chance, but the trip begins in disaster, both personally and professionally. Lawson, a famously reclusive tech genius who disappeared years ago but recently reemerged as the owner of a well-respected Napa Valley winery.


Sweet Thing: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - Uprooting herself from ann arbor to new york City, Mia takes over her father’s café, a treasured neighbor­hood institution that plays host to undiscovered musicians and artists. When her father unexpectedly dies, she decides to pick up the threads of his life while she figures out her own. She’s denied herself the thrilling and unpredictable life of a musician, gorgeous, a sweet, and charming guitar­ist, but a chance encounter with Will, offers her a glimpse of what could be.

A usa today bestselling contemporary romance about the complexities of love and self-discovery in the early post-college years. Mia kelly thinks she has it all figured out. She’s an ivy league graduate, a classically trained pianist, and the beloved daughter of a sensible mother and offbeat father. When will becomes her friend and then her roommate, she does everything in her power to suppress her passions—for him, for music—but her father’s legacy slowly opens her heart to the possibility of something more.

Sweet Thing: A Novel #ad - . Yet mia has been stalling since graduation, torn between putting her business degree to use and exploring music, her true love.


Before We Were Strangers: A Love Story

Atria Books #ad - You said my name; I saw it on your lips. We lived on nothing but the excitement of finding ourselves through music you were obsessed with Jeff Buckley, photography I couldn’t stop taking pictures of you, hanging out in Washington Square Park, and all the weird things we did to make money. I like to think it was more.

Again. After seeing you, all of the youthful feelings and memories came flooding back to me, and now I’ve spent the better part of a month wondering what your life is like. Yet, somehow, it all fell apart. I didn’t know it was you until it was too late, and then you were gone. I learned more about myself that year than any other.

Before We Were Strangers: A Love Story #ad - We lost touch the summer after graduation when I went to South America to work for National Geographic. I tried to will the train to stop, just so I could say hello. You were rocking back on your heels, balancing on that thick yellow line that runs along the subway platform, waiting for the F train. You called us fast friends.

A part of me still wonders if i pushed you too hard after the wedding… I didn’t see you again until a month ago. From the usa today bestselling author of sweet thing and nowhere But Here comes a love story about a Craigslist “missed connection” post that gives two people a second chance at love fifteen years after they were separated in New York City.

To the green-eyed lovebird: we met fifteen years ago, almost to the day, when I moved my stuff into the NYU dorm room next to yours at Senior House.


After the Rain: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - From the usa today bestselling author of sweet Thing and Nowhere But Here comes a deeply emotional contemporary romance about the second chances waiting beyond the shattered dreams of youth. When eighteen-year-old avelina belo meets a charismatic cowboy the summer before her senior year of high school, she doesn’t know that accepting his invitation to dinner will lead to a whirlwind marriage three months later and an exciting new life on a Montana ranch.

When a routine surgery ends in disaster, derailing his career, he’s confronted with the hard truth: there’s no one waiting for him at home, no one to help him pick up the pieces. Regrouping on his uncle’s montana ranch, Nate meets Avelina, a beautiful but mysterious young woman who keeps to herself and barely speaks a word.

After the Rain: A Novel #ad - She also doesn’t know that, in a few short years, fate will send everything crashing down around her. A thousand miles away and fresh out of medical school, Nate Meyers is poised to become UCLA’s next superstar heart surgeon. But can they trust each other enough to put everything on the line? His laser focus is the key to his success, but it’s also his greatest liability.

As he discovers the details of her devastating past, Avelina teaches him more about matters of the heart than he ever knew before.


Blind Kiss: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - Now, fourteen years later, both of their lives are about to radically change—and it’s his turn to decide what will become of their once-in-a-lifetime connection. The kiss was soulful. She never expected the kiss to change her life forever and introduce her to Gavin: tattooed, gorgeous, and spontaneous enough to ask her out seconds after the blindfolds came off.

And it was all for a free gift card. After The Kiss. Before The Decision. Earth-shattering. From the national bestselling author of before We Were Strangers, Swear on this Life, and Wish You Were Here comes a powerful story of two people who spend years denying their scientifically proven chemistry. Penny spends her afternoons sitting outside a sandwich shop, surrounded by ghosts.

Blind Kiss: A Novel #ad - Asked to participate in a psych study that posed the question, “Can you have sexual chemistry without knowing what the other person looks like?” Penny agreed to be blindfolded, make polite conversation with a total stranger, and kiss him. Now she’s a suburban housewife, dreading the moment her son departs for MIT, leaving her with an impeccably decorated McMansion and a failing marriage.

She had her chance at wild, stars-in-her-eyes happiness, but that was a lifetime ago. Magical. Fourteen years ago, this shop was her childhood dance studio—and she was a dancer on the rise.


Swear on This Life: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - Colby, ” but is she prepared to learn the truth behind the fiction? The only way she can put her mind at ease is to find and confront “J. Booklist, top 10 women’s fiction of 2016 Goodreads Best Romance of August Redbook. Com’s “20 books by women you must readthis fall” popsugar’s “21 fiction reads to add to your fall reading list” bustle’s “11 new romance books perfect for summer beach reading” brit+co’s “16 Must-Read Adult Books Out in August” Sunset magazine’s “Bookmark this: Your ultimate summer reading list” From USA TODAY bestselling author Renée Carlino Before We Were Strangers, a warm and witty novel about a struggling writer who must come to grips with her past, present, and future after she discovers that she’s the inspiration for a pseudonymously published bestselling novel.

When a bestselling debut novel from mysterious author J. Colby” must be jase: the best friend and first love she hasn’t seen in over a decade. That’s because the novel is patterned on Emiline’s own dark and desperate childhood, which means that “J. Yet from the very first page, emiline is entranced by the story of Emerson and Jackson, two childhood best friends who fall in love and dream of a better life beyond the long dirt road that winds through their impoverished town in rural Ohio.

Swear on This Life: A Novel #ad - As an adjunct writing instructor at uc san Diego with her own stalled literary career and a bumpy long-term relationship, Emiline isn’t thrilled to celebrate the accomplishments of a young and gifted writer. Far from being flattered that he wrote the novel from her perspective, Emiline is furious that he co-opted her painful past and took some dramatic creative liberties with the ending.

Colby becomes the literary event of the year, Emiline reads it reluctantly.


Sweet Little Thing: A Novella Sweet Thing Book 2

#ad - They quickly learn that things don't always go according to plan. It seems things couldn’t get any better for this talented couple when life decides to throw them a sweet little curve ball. Sometimes happily ever after is one giant leap of faith away. With the help of good music, and one eccentric old lady, good friends, they overcome a few of life’s little bumps to find the sweetest thing of all.

Watch this duo grow in more ways than one in SWEET Little THING. Ever wonder what happened after the final pages of sweet Thing? From his candid and sometimes neurotic point of view, Will tells all in this musical and sexy follow-up novella to Renée Carlino’s USA Today Bestseller. Life is pure bliss for Mia and Will.

Sweet Little Thing: A Novella Sweet Thing Book 2 #ad - They have a puppy, a loft in Brooklyn, and a new music studio on the rise.


The Last Post: A Novel

Atria Books #ad - Even though micah may be everything she could wish for, she wonders if she deserves to find happiness again. But she was different: pragmatic, regimented, devoted to her career and to supporting Cameron from the sidelines of his death-defying feats. Leaving her anonymous gifts and notes, trying to recreate the sense of adventure she once shared with her late husband, Micah finds a new passion watching Laya come out of the darkness.

But for laya, letting another man in still feels like a betrayal to her late husband. He doesn’t know what he’s looking for, only that there is someone out there who can bring energy and spirit to the humdrum of his life. She begins posting on his Facebook page, reminiscing about their life together, and imagining new adventures for the two of them.

He was the complete opposite of her, ready and willing to dive off a cliff-face, or parachute across a canyon—and Laya loved him for it. And laya finds a new joy in the experiences Micah has created for her. When micah discovers laya’s tragic and bizarre Facebook posts, he’s determined to show Laya her life is still worth living.

The Last Post: A Novel #ad - See you on the other side. Laya marston’s husband, a daredevil enthusiast, Cameron, always said this before heading off on his next adventure. Micah evans, a young and handsome architect at Laya’s father’s firm, his friendships, is also stuck––paralyzed by the banal details of his career, and his love life.


Lucian Divine

#ad - His sudden presence in her life is both good—he’s brilliant, witty, and warm—and bad—he’s brilliant, warm, witty, and hot as —-. He’s taken up drinking and he’s brazenly inserted himself into Evey’s life, going against the greatest cosmic law ever created. For evey, the rules are simple: You are not allowed to hook up with your guardian angel.

She’s in her mid-twenties, struggling with the dating scene in San Francisco. Seriously. Nothing seems to be working out, and she’s starting to think that she’ll live out her days in her crummy apartment with her overbearing roommate, Brooklyn. It’s absurd, but sometimes Evey longs for a guardian angel to show up and save the day.

Lucian Divine #ad - And then he does. But sometimes fulfilling your destiny requires a leap of faith, a confrontation with God. Yes, god as in God. His name is lucian and he’s a guardian angel, been on the job for two thousand years. But as perfect as Lucian seems, he’s got problems of his own. From usa today bestselling author, renée carlino, comes a totally unique and different love story that’s sure to make you question what’s really out there…or who.

My guardian angel is a drunk.


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