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The wedding party. #3 / Jasmine Guillory.

Guillory, Jasmine, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 0 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

2 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Breckenridge Public Library GUI (Text) 33500013094719 New Checked out 09/05/2019
Detroit Lakes Public Library GUI (Text) 33500013094727 New Checked out 08/29/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984802194
  • ISBN: 1984802194
  • Physical Description: viii, 337 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Jove, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes reader's discussion guide questions.
Summary, etc.: "The next charming romance by The New York Times bestselling author of The Proposal. Maddie and Theo have two things in common: 1. Alexa is their best friend 2. They hate each other. After an "oops, we made a mistake" night together, neither one can stop thinking about the other. With Alexa's wedding rapidly approaching, Maddie and Theo both share bridal party responsibilities that require more interaction with each other than they're comfortable with. Underneath the sharp barbs they toss at each other is a simmering attraction that won't fade. It builds until they find themselves sneaking off together to release some tension when Alexa isn't looking. But as with any engagement with a nemesis, there are unspoken rules that must be abided by. First and foremost, don't fall in love"-- Provided by publisher.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 May #2
    Maddie Forest would do anything for her best friend, Alexa, even if it means helping uptight Theo Stephens plan Alexa's wedding. Theo is the press secretary for the mayor of Berkeley, so he knows that looks and demeanor convey a message; but Maddie, with her sexy dresses and her take-no-crap attitude, is a bit much for him. Then a ride home turns into an impromptu dance party, which turns into a very hot night. They agree that, even though they don't like each other, they can keep sleeping together—in secret. The problem is, hiding out involves a lot of intimate time on their couches, and they accidentally get to appreciate each other. Guillory (The Wedding Date, 2018) does such a good job conveying the electricity between the pair that, when the requisite conflict arises, it is overcome pretty easily. Still, this enemies-to-lovers story includes genuinely touching moments as Maddie and Theo learn some hard truths about themselves as they (spoiler!) fall in love. As always with Guillory, relationships with side characters round out this hilarious, satisfying romantic comedy.HIGH-DEMAND BACKSTORY: Guillory's romantic comedies have earned the adoration of everyone from Reese Witherspoon to Roxane Gay, and this one should reach the same wide readership. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Jasmine Guillory is a lawyer, a graduate of Wellesley College and Stanford Law School, and a Bay Area native who lives in Oakland, California. She has been published in The Toast and The Hairpin, has towering stacks of books in her living room, a cake for every occasion, and upwards of fifty lipsticks. She is The New York Times bestselling author of The Wedding Date and The Proposal. Visit her online at jasmineguillory.com and twitter.com/thebestjasmine.

Subject: Wedding attendants > Fiction.
Marriage customs and rites > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
Weddings > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Fiction.
FICTION > Romance > Contemporary.
FICTION > Contemporary Women.
Genre: Romance fiction.
Romance fiction.
Love stories.

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