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Summer Reading by Jenn McKinlay
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May 16, 2023 | ISBN 9780593545720

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Praise

“With the light touch of a whisk-you-away rom com, Summer Reading explores some of the most important relationships in our lives. The characters are fresh and beautifully drawn, and the chemistry is magic. It’s the perfect summer vacation.” 
—Annabel Monaghan, author of Nora Goes Off Script

Praise for Jenn McKinlay’s romance novels

“Both fans and readers who are not already smitten with McKinlay’s zingy prose and effervescent wit will soon find themselves happily succumbing to this author’s many literary charms, including the effortless way in which she deftly pivots from moments of comic absurdity to heartfelt emotion without missing a beat.”
Booklist (starred review)

“Overall, this book was incredibly enjoyable and very engaging. I would definitely recommend Wait For It to friends who enjoy reading romance novels that deal with more serious topics.”
The Nerd Daily

“A playful breezy read that I couldn’t put down!”­
—Abby Jimenez,
USA Today bestselling author of The Friend Zone

“A delightful romance with characters I adored! Jenn McKinlay takes readers along on a fun and charming adventure in Paris Is Always a Good Idea.
—Emily March,
New York Times bestselling author of Teardrop Lane

Eat Pray Love meets Mamma Mia! I devoured this clever novel in one sitting!”
—Lori Nelson Spielman,
New York Times bestselling author of The Star-Crossed Sisters of Tuscany

“Delivers a fun, feel-good, stand-alone novel that will delight readers. [They] will savor the feisty, adventurous journey of McKinlay’s self-deprecating protagonist as she re-examines her past in order to chart her future. Navigating many complications and bumps in the road, Chelsea finds romance and enlightenment over the course of her travels, and discovers how living life can change people—altering destinies, dreams and priorities for the better.”
Shelf Awareness

“Witty, warm and wonderful…an American Fleabag, told with heart, hope and joie de vivre.”
—Lori Wilde,
New York Times bestselling author of The Moonglow Sisters

“McKinlay spins a funny yet poignant tale.”
—Jen DeLuca,
author of Well Met

“A funny and charming romp of self-discovery…. You’ll feel like you’ve been on a European vacation even if you didn’t make it out of your own back yard.”
—Kwana Jackson,
USA Today bestselling author of Real Men Knit

“Sparkles with wit yet is profoundly humane at its core. You will be rooting for Chelsea through all her travels.”
—Jenny Holiday,
USA Today bestselling author of Mermaid Inn

“Paris Is Always a Good Idea made me smile, cry, swoon, and cheer. It’s a beautiful, funny, and relatable story about finding yourself.”
—Sarah Smith,
author of Faker

“This book ticked so many of my boxes: a perfectly imperfect protagonist on a bittersweet journey of self-discovery, relatable family tensions, vividly portrayed international settings, and an enemies-to-friends-to-lovers subplot that made me smile from ear to ear. A thoroughly satisfying read that tugged at my heart and made me happy-sigh when I reached the end!”
—Mia Sosa,
USA Today bestselling author of The Worst Best Man

Paris Is Always A Good Idea is the must-have summer read of the year.”
Fresh Fiction

“An entertaining romance along with a story with ever changing scenery makes this the perfect summer read.”
Parkersburg News

“Readers will have no trouble investing in Chelsea and Jason’s enemies-to-lovers romance. This flawless rom-com is sure to delight.”
Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“McKinlay proves she is also a master at romantic women’s fiction with this dazzling novel that delivers everything McKinlay’s fans expect—deliciously acerbic wit, delightfully relatable characters, and deeply funny dialogue—all deftly poured into a plot that also thoughtfully examines what true happiness really means.”
Booklist

“Jenn McKinlay writes sexy, funny romances that will leave you begging for more!”
—Jill Shalvis,
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