Beach Read

Beach Read

$16.00

Written by: Emily Henry

One of...

The New York Times Book Review's Summer Romance Reads
Entertainment Weekly's Hottest Summer Reads of 2020
Oprah Magazine's Best Beach Reads of Summer 2020
Betches' 20 Books to Read in 2020
SheReads' Most Anticipated Books of Summer 2020
Goodreads' Big Books of Spring
Popsugar's 25 Exciting New Books Coming Out in May
Bustle's Most Anticipated May Titles
Shondaland's Five Books to Read in May
TheSkimm's 11 Buzzy Books for Your Imaginary Beach Bag
Good Morning America's 25 Novels You'll Want to Read this Summer
The New York Post's Required Reading
Good Housekeeping's 25 Best Beach Reads
Huffington Post's Best Books to Read during Quarantine
CNN's Perfect Summer Reads
LitHub's Ultimate Summer 2020 Reading List
BookRiot's 6 Captivating New Books

Brief Description:

"A romance writer who no longer believes in love and a literary writer stuck in a rut engage in a summer-long challenge that may just upend everything they believe about happily ever afters. Augustus Everett is an acclaimed author of literary fiction. January Andrews writes bestselling romance. When she pens a happily ever after, he kills off his entire cast. They're polar opposites. In fact, the only thing they have in common is that for the next three months, they're living in neighboring beach houses, broke, and bogged down with writer's block. Until, one hazy evening, one thing leads to another and they strike a deal designed to force them out of their creative ruts: Augustus will spend the summer writing something happy, and January will pen the next Great American Novel. She'll take him on field trips worthy of any rom-com montage, and he'll take her to interview surviving members of a backwoods death cult (obviously). Everyone will finish a book and no one will fall in love. But as the summer stretches on, January discovers a gaping plot hole in the story she's been telling herself about her own life, and begins to wonder what other things she might have gotten wrong, including her ideas about the man next door"--