Happy Release Day & Review!! Asking for a Friend by Lauren Blakely

See My Review Below!!!

 

 

ASKING FOR A FRIEND by Lauren Blakely
Release Date: December 16th

 

ASKING FOR A FRIEND is HERE! Readers are saying this is Lauren Blakely’s best rom-com to date!! Devour this yummy office romance with a You’ve Got Mail vibe today!!

 

AVAILABLE NOW!!
✦Amazon ➜ https://amzn.to/3898Qni
✦Apple ➜ https://blkly.pub/AppleAsking
✦Kobo ➜ https://blkly.pub/KoboAsking
✦BN ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingNook
✦Google ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingGoogle
✦Paperback ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingPB
✦Audible➜ http://blkly.pub/AudibleAsking

 

 

ASKING FOR A FRIEND is HERE! Readers are saying this is Lauren Blakely’s best rom-com to date!! Devour this yummy office romance with a You’ve Got Mail vibe today!!

 

AVAILABLE NOW!
✦Amazon ➜ https://amzn.to/3898Qni
✦Apple ➜ https://blkly.pub/AppleAsking
✦Kobo ➜ https://blkly.pub/KoboAsking
✦BN ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingNook
✦Google ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingGoogle
✦Paperback ➜ https://blkly.pub/AskingPB
✦Audible➜ http://blkly.pub/AudibleAsking

 

 

Add to Goodreads:
https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/47180668-asking-for-a-friend

 

 

Blurb:
I was only trying to help a friend. I swear. I was legit asking for a friend who was finally ready to date again.

I knew what she wanted in a man — smart, funny, ambitious, well-read (no, the sports section doesn’t count), and plays a wicked game of badminton.

So I did what any good friend would do. Posted it for her. It seemed like a good idea at the time — I’d weed through the candidates, and bring her my top picks.

But then he responded.

Is it wrong to date the guy I screened for my bestie? Not asking for a friend.

 

 

Excerpt:
“No. I was just getting the lowdown on office allergies.” He moves closer, leaning against the bar, looking like a tall drink of man. I break out my mental yardstick. Yup, I’m betting he’s over six feet. I’m going with six foot one. Which might even push him to a fifteen on the goes-to-ten babe-o-meter.

“So you’re on drinks detail,” I say, trying to sound all cool and casual, like I’m not busy sizing him up.

Not consumed with checking out his arms.
Not occupied admiring his blue eyes.
Not tied up enjoying his smile.

He points his thumb at his sternum. “New guy. That means I fetch all the drinks and buy them too. And you? What put you on errand duty?”

“I made my friend snort her drink out her nose.”

He looks impressed. “You officially have the best reason for being on drink detail.”

I preen, enjoying his praise. “Why, thank you. I was hoping to win that contest.”

“What was the snort-inducing remark, may I ask?”

Flashing back, I recall the culprit—my “you need V-time” comment to Peyton—but that’s too personal to share. I give him another one. “I referred to her ex-fiancé by his proper name.”

Clark Kent gives me a curious look. “Is his proper name amusing?”

“Of course. It’s Richard Cranium,” I say, and I wait. Will he pass the test?

 

 

About the Author:
A #1 New York Times Bestselling, #1 Wall Street Journal Bestselling, and #1 Audible Bestselling author, Lauren Blakely is known for her contemporary romance style that’s sweet, sexy and witty. She also writes red-hot love stories for her Lauren Blakely After Dark line.

She’d love to give you a free book today! Check out her web site to grab your free read: https://laurenblakely.com/one-free-book/

Connect w/Lauren:
Website: http://www.laurenblakely.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LaurenBlakelyBooks
Twitter: https://twitter.com/LaurenBlakely3
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/laurenblakelybooks/
Bookbub: https://www.bookbub.com/authors/lauren-blakely
Amazon: https://amzn.to/2YzfGNv
Goodreads: http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/6860216.Lauren_Blakely

 

My Review…

Quick wit, a spunky heroine and a swoony hero are what you get with new story from Lauren Blakely

Asking for a Friend is the story of Amy and Linc.  I so enjoy the world that Ms. Blakely has created and seeing past characters make an appearance.

Amy is a fantastic heroine! She is a love of words, an absolute wordsmith with a heart of gold and a determination to make things happen in her world and to help her friends.

Linc is the new man in town and the office. He has been burned in the past and when he meets Amy he doesn’t want to listen to his heart right away.

A chance meeting at work and a serendipitous encounter over the interwebs makes the sparks fly between Linc and Amy.

I loved the wordplay in this story, the quick wit, and dialogue between the characters and I absolutely love that Amy describes Linc as “dishy”! I will be adding that delightful word to my vocabulary!

A fast-paced read that I couldn’t put down until the end, the world that Ms. Blakely creates is fantastic and this story is another jewel in the crown of her books!

Author: BibliophileChloe

Lover of books, my family and friends!

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