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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick“There is so much to relate to and throughout the novel, there is a sharp feminist edge. Loved this one, and you will too.”—New York Times bestselling author Roxane GayThe New York Times bestselling author of The Wedding Date serves up a novel about what happens when a public proposal doesn't turn into a happy ending, thanks to a woman who knows exactly how to make one on her own...When someone asks you to spend your life with him, it shouldn't come as a surprise—or happen in front of 45,000 people.When freelance writer Nikole Paterson goes to a Dodgers game with her actor boyfriend, his man bun, and his bros, the last thing she expects is a scoreboard proposal. Saying no isn't the hard part—they've only been dating for five months, and he can’t even spell her name correctly. The hard part is having to face a stadium full of disappointed fans...At the game with his sister, Carlos Ibarra comes to Nik’s rescue and rushes her away from a camera crew. He’s even there for her when the video goes viral and Nik’s social media blows up—in a bad way. Nik knows that in the wilds of LA, a handsome doctor like Carlos can't be looking for anything serious, so she embarks on an epic rebound with him, filled with food, fun, and fantastic sex. But when their glorified hookups start breaking the rules, one of them has to be smart enough to put on the brakes...
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"An easy, fun vacation read or something. I could tell where it was all going, but still was fun and I like Jasmine Guillory"
"Cute easy read! Read it while on a beach vacation and it hit the spot. Love that it incorporated the characters from the first book, but could have been stand alone. "
"This was a quick, very fun and funny read. I loved Carlos in book one, The Wedding Date, so I was excited to see he was the star of the show this time around. His and Nikole’s relationship was so fun to watch develop. I also really liked Nikole, her friends, and all of the cupcakes involved. Now I want cupcakes."
"Cute quick read. Predictable story line, but fun book! "