Category: Romantic Comedy

By Amanda Stauffer

After extreme, dead-end relationships, serial monogamist Alison unearths herself burdened, lonely, and significantly out of contact with the realm of recent relationship. Refusing to wallow, she indicators up for a well-liked courting app and resolves to stay open-minded and confident as she explores the recent York urban singles' scene. With the clicking of a button, her adventures commence: On one date, she's dumped ahead of the 1st kiss; on one other, she dons complete HAZMAT equipment; she meets a tattooed people singer became funding banker, an secret agent who tracks unlawful unique animals, and dozens of different colourful, beautiful personalities.

Giving them each one her signature "pants speech"—her pants are not coming off except she has a true reference to someone—she desperately desires to push previous the awkward small-talk part to discover real love, yet discovering "the one" is commencing to consider most unlikely. that's, until eventually she meets Luke, who's refined, humorous, and never to say, sizzling. Alison reveals herself falling for Luke more durable than any man she's dated and at last letting her partitions down, yet will he stick round or flow directly to his subsequent match?

Match Made in Manhattan is a fast paced, modern tale in regards to the struggles of courting within the electronic age. Replete with on-line profiles, witty discussion, and a super-supportive staff of woman buddies, this all-too-real and relatable debut novel may have readers guffawing, crying, and rooting for Alison all of the approach to the end.

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By Margery Sharp

A younger girl learns approximately painting—and more—in Nineteen Forties Paris during this “outrageously humorous” novel by way of the New York Times–bestselling writer of The Eye of Love (Newark night News).

 Eighteen-year-old Martha is blessed with the possibility of a life-time: an all-expenses-paid journey to Paris to review the place many of the world’s maximum painters lived and labored. regardless of her single-minded pursuit of creativity, she draws an admirer within the urban of sunshine. It isn’t a debonair Frenchman who seduces her, yet a homesick British financial institution clerk who bargains her the entire creature comforts of domestic. And while an unforeseen trouble arises, Martha bargains with the results in her ordinary good, autonomous fashion.
 
Witty, smooth, and richly evocative of past due Nineteen Forties Paris, Martha in Paris is a beguiling portrait of the artist as a tender lady as she learns the proof of life.



 

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By Ina Snart

Die Workaholikerin Hannah, geschwächt durch ihre Erkältung, vergnügt sich eines Abends mit Chatten anstatt sich ihrer nächsten Kundenpräsentation zu widmen. Dabei lernt sie einen Franzosen kennen, der sie gleich am ersten Abend begeistert und in kürzester Zeit dazu bringt, ihr Leben neu zu gestalten. Wenn nur seine dreijährige Tochter, ihr Chamäleon und Hannah's beste Freundin nicht wären...
Noch dazu wird sie an einen kleinen Ort im Norden Deutschlands versetzt, wo das Chaos erst recht anfängt.

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By Meg Rosoff,Brigitte Jakobeit

Jonathan Trefoil ist Werbetexter einer angesagten New Yorker Agentur, bewohnt ein schönes condo in zentraler Lage und hat eine hübsche Freundin. Das perfekte Leben. Doch Jonathan ist unglücklich: Seinen task empfindet er als verlogen, für seine Wohnung hat er keinen Mietvertrag, und seine Freundin möchte eigentlich mit jemand zusammen sein, der noch eine Spur reicher, organisierter und witziger ist als er. Nur bei Dante und Sissy findet Jonathan Verständnis – weiß allerdings nie, ob die beiden Hunde, die vorübergehend bei ihm wohnen, sich nicht nur über ihn lustig machen. Armer Jonathan: Er fühlt sich immer so ein bisschen wie im falschen movie. Doch Rettung naht. Und zwar in Gestalt einer ebenso netten wie patenten Tierärztin …

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By Daniel Glattauer

El autor que conquistó a cuatro millones de lectores con los angeles inolvidable historia romántica Contra el viento del norte regresa, con su inteligencia y humor habituales, al tema que más le apasiona: las difíciles relaciones de pareja.

Joana y Valentin se encuentran en plena challenge matrimonial; no se soportan y se pelean sin cesar. En un intento por romper esa destructiva dinámica y recobrar l. a. armonía perdida de sus primeros años de convivencia, deciden acudir a una terapia de parejas. Pero en cuanto cruzan l. a. puerta de los angeles consulta comienzan de nuevo sus disputas sin sentido y cada uno procura manipular al terapeuta para que no vea más que los defectos del otro. Este les propone sin éxito varios ejercicios para restablecer el diálogo entre ellos. Agotados por l. a. sesión, deciden hacer una pausa, tras los angeles cual el médico regresa turbado y, con aire ausente, sugiere a l. a. pareja los angeles posibilidad de separarse...

Es entonces cuando l. a. dinámica del diálogo cambia por completo.

Reseñas:
«Glattauer sorprende con esta obra que explora l. a. dinámica de las relaciones de pareja de una manera entretenida y realista. Un diálogo de ficción, con un trasfondo muy actual, que juega hábilmente con los estereotipos y no cae en lugares comunes.»
Literaturkritik.de

«Una animada comedia llena de sorpresas que llega directamente al corazón.»
Neue Post

«Este libro de Glattauer es un éxito. Sorprende con esta breve pieza teatral protagonizada por tres convincentes personajes.»
Bücher Rezensionen

«Daniel Glattauer ha escrito una obra unique llena de diálogos ingeniosos y giros interesantes.»
Deutschlandfunk

«Daniel Glattauer demuestra ser un maestro describiendo las relaciones humanas al representar los finos matices presentes en l. a. selva de nuestros sentimientos.»
Hanser Literaturverlage

«El placer de l. a. lectura está garantizado. ¡No podemos dejar de recomendar el nuevo libro de Daniel Glattauer!»
Vienna Online

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By Kristan Higgins

Une comédie romantique piquante et pleine de charme

Quand elle débarque pour deux mois à Manningsport, l. a. petite ville des Finger Lakes où vit toute sa famille, religion Holland a dans l. a. poche une liste ambitieuse de projets :
- rénover l. a. vieille grange du domaine familial de Blue Heron
- faire en sorte que l. a. ville oublie, enfin, que son ex-fiancé l’a larguée devant l’autel le jour de leur mariage en faisant son popping out (un second particulièrement bien choisi, non ?)
- trouver une nouvelle compagne à son père, lequel pourrait bien vouloir se remarier avec une femme cupide et d’un absolu mauvais goût (pour elle, le comble du stylish est de porter une gown à imprimé léopard)
- régler ses comptes avec Levi Cooper, le copain ô combien attentionné qui a tout fait pour que son ex-fiancé clame son homosexualité devant l. a. moitié de los angeles ville…
Car pour religion, une selected est sûre : rien, ni le sex-appeal affolant de Levi ni ses magnifiques yeux verts, ne viendra altérer l. a. colère que suscite en elle celui qui, trois ans plus tôt, a fichu sa vie en l’air.

A propos de l’auteur :
Depuis l. a. ebook de son leading livre, Kristan Higgins a vu ses romans classés sur les listes de best-sellers de USA Today et du New York Times. De grands magazines américains l’ont élue « meilleur roman de l’année » à plusieurs reprises. Auteur de comédies piquantes et pleines de charme, elle possède le don infrequent de savoir faire (vraiment) rire autant que d’émouvoir (aux larmes).

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By Kylie Jane Asmus

The Friday evening Debrief is a romantic comedy that follows Kylie McManus as she leaves her domestic city of Mount Isa to take a role in Townsville.
Alone in a brand new city, 27-year-old Kylie struggles to discover herself and the existence she so desperately desires. Hitting all-time low, she comes to a decision to show undesirable events into confident ones. She additionally joins a activity - Outrigging.
One Friday evening Kylie invitations a few of her teammates again to her flat for beverages and to debrief approximately their weeks. This turns into The Friday evening Debrief (The FND). The Friday evening Debriefers speak about the highs and lows in their week and obtain open and sincere suggestions to aid them in the course of their crisis/conundrum.
Outgrowing Kylie’s flat, The FND evolves right into a cabaret-style chat convey with Kylie’s homosexual buddy and co-host Hayden turning out to be a gorgeous cross-dressing starlet.
Kylie has a knack for purchasing herself into embarrassing and hilarious events, that are shared along with her new pals. As she celebrates confident alterations in her buddies’ lives, there's nonetheless whatever lacking in her personal. Dare she think in her personal chuffed ever after?
But simply while Kylie appears like having all of it, she may well lose everything.

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By Christina Miano

Hollywood gemstones is the 1st individual experience of Mia Roman. She is unmarried, in her overdue twenties and searching out love. The ebook opens with Mia discovering her residence thoroughly wiped clean out via her boyfriend, who has stolen such a lot of her assets and deserted her. Her gem adorning company comprises her with Hollywood and he or she meets and falls in love with a film famous person named Joe Barrick, and so starts off her Notting Hill style trip with him, the paparazzi, and the tabloids. Mia's top acquaintances, Dee and Charlie, play a wide half in aiding her to get via it. there's a detailed humor find out if Mia and Joe can determine their San Francisco to la lengthy distance courting and likewise occasionally humiliatingly undesirable press. Her self-discovery and existence classes are either snigger out loud humorous and tearful at times.

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By Kate Sweeney

Roz Maguire and equipment Weston. No humans might be extra in love or extra idiotic. After eighteen years of affection, laughter, arguing, and the entire leisure that lifestyles threw at them, they by no means inspiration retirement stands out as the factor that drove them aside.
And now, years later, Roz and gear haven’t visible or spoken to one another and Kit’s mom, Helen, has had sufficient in their stubbornness. And whilst a meddling ex-mother-in-law has had adequate, there’s just one outcome—total and hilarious mayhem.
Through menopause, skydiving, and chasing their adolescence, Helen Weston has came upon a fashion get those older fools again jointly. Heaven aid every person involved.

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By Anne Tenino,E.J. Russell

The Bluewater Bay tales might be loved in any order — bounce in at any place you'll like!

Thirty-seven-year-old Nate Albano’s moment dating ever ended 3 years in the past, and because he’s grace — grey asexual — he doesn’t expect beating the chances to discover a 3rd. nonetheless, he’s acquired his puppy, his leisure pursuits, and his task as a unique results technician on Wolf’s touchdown, so he can’t whinge — much.

Seth Larson, umpteenth iteration Bluewater Bay, is the fundamental good-time man, content material with tending bar and being his grandmother’s handyman. The evening they meet, Seth’s searching for a few leisure intercourse to flee relatives drama. yet for Nate, romantic appeal comes earlier than sexual allure, so whereas Seth thinks they’re hooking up, Nate simply desires to speak . . . genealogy?

Dude. Seriously?

So they claim a “just buddies” truce. Then Seth asks for Nate’s aid investigating a sinister Larson relations mystery, and their emotions commence edging manner past platonic. yet Nate might want greater than Seth may give him, and Seth will not be in a position to go away his good-time photo in the back of. until they could have the ability to merge carefree with dedication, they can fail to spot real love —
the easiest time of all.

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Word count number: 95,000; web page count number: 358

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