What it is about
January finds out that her dad had a mistress at his funeral. Her dad left the beach house he shared with her mistress to January. She goes to stay there so she can sell the house. There she meets Augustus, her neighbour and college rival. They decide to swap genres to get over their writers’ block.
POV- January’s first person
Funny parts- some
Sad parts- some
Love triangle- no
Super insecure character- no
Trigger warning- none
Realistic scale- 3/5
Pick this up if
You want a cute book that also deals with some difficult topics. You like a hate to love romance with angst. You like a grumpy but lovable hero. You like it when characters go on not-date-dates. You like a slow burn romance. You like damaged main characters.
Don’t pick this up if
You don’t like it when the romance is the secondary plot in the book. You don’t like it when romances try to be literary fiction. You don’t like it when characters act younger than they actually are.
Audiobook- 10h 13m
Narrators- Julia Whelan
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