The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory audiobook

The Wedding Date

By Jasmine Guillory
Read by Janina Edwards

Penguin Audio
8.48 Hours Unabridged
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A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in this fun and flirty multicultural romance debut by New York Times bestselling author Jasmine Guillory—author of the Resse Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick The Proposal. THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER #5 LibraryReads Pick “A swoony rom-com brimming with humor and charm.”—Entertainment Weekly (The Must List) “What a charming, warm, sexy gem of a novel....One of the best books I've read in a while.”—Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is something Alexa Monroe wouldn't normally do. But there's something about Drew Nichols that's too hard to resist. On the eve of his ex's wedding festivities, Drew is minus a plus one. Until a power outage strands him with the perfect candidate for a fake girlfriend.... After Alexa and Drew have more fun than they ever thought possible, Drew has to fly back to Los Angeles and his job as a pediatric surgeon, and Alexa heads home to Berkeley, where she's the mayor's chief of staff. Too bad they can't stop thinking about the other.... They're just two high-powered professionals on a collision course toward the long distance dating disaster of the century--or closing the gap between what they think they need and what they truly want.... One of... Entertainment Weekly’s “12 Romances for V-Day” • Cosmopolitan2018 Anticipated Reads • Elle2018 Must Reads • Harpers BazaarNew January Must Reads • The Fug Girls Best Books of the Year • Elle UKBooks to Get You Through 2018 • NylonJanuary Must Reads • Hello Giggles New Release Recs • Electric LitBooks by WoC to Read in 2018 • Bitch Media2018 Must Reads • BookBub2018 Romance Must Reads • BookriotMust Read 2018 January Releases • RetailMeNot2018 Must Reads

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Summary

Summary

A USA Today bestseller

An Elle Magazine Pick of Must-Reads

A Harper’s Bazaar Pick of Must-Reads

A 2019 Audie Award Finalist for Best Narration in Romance

An NPR Pick of Swooningly Romantic Reads

Winner of an AudioFile Earphones Award

A 2018 LibraryReads Favorites of the Favorites selection

A Cosmopolitan Pick of Most Anticipated Books of 2018

A BookRiot Pick of New Chick Lit Books

A groomsman and his last-minute guest are about to discover if a fake date can go the distance in this fun and flirty multicultural romance debut by New York Times bestselling author Jasmine Guillory—author of the Resse Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick The Proposal.

THE USA TODAY BESTSELLER
#5 LibraryReads Pick

“A swoony rom-com brimming with humor and charm.”—Entertainment Weekly (The Must List)

“What a charming, warm, sexy gem of a novel....One of the best books I've read in a while.”—Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger

Agreeing to go to a wedding with a guy she gets stuck with in an elevator is something Alexa Monroe wouldn't normally do. But there's something about Drew Nichols that's too hard to resist.

On the eve of his ex's wedding festivities, Drew is minus a plus one. Until a power outage strands him with the perfect candidate for a fake girlfriend....

After Alexa and Drew have more fun than they ever thought possible, Drew has to fly back to Los Angeles and his job as a pediatric surgeon, and Alexa heads home to Berkeley, where she's the mayor's chief of staff. Too bad they can't stop thinking about the other....

They're just two high-powered professionals on a collision course toward the long distance dating disaster of the century--or closing the gap between what they think they need and what they truly want....

One of...
Entertainment Weekly’s 
“12 Romances for V-Day” • Cosmopolitan2018 Anticipated Reads • Elle2018 Must Reads • Harpers BazaarNew January Must Reads • The Fug Girls Best Books of the Year • Elle UKBooks to Get You Through 2018 • NylonJanuary Must Reads • Hello Giggles New Release Recs • Electric LitBooks by WoC to Read in 2018 • Bitch Media2018 Must Reads • BookBub2018 Romance Must Reads • BookriotMust Read 2018 January Releases • RetailMeNot2018 Must Reads

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“This romance novel promises to be the perfect beach read: rich, charming characters and a love story with substance. We recommend getting this one ASAP. Apartment Therapy
This much-needed dose of escapism charts an unexpected bond between two strangers brought together by a fateful elevator encounter. Harper's Bazaar
What a charming, warm, sexy gem of a novel. I couldn’t put The Wedding Date down. I love a good romance and this delivered from the first page to the last...One of the best books I’ve read in a while. Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author of Hunger
Three cheers for an interracial relationship. HelloGiggles
Jasmine Guillory’s The Wedding Date is able to pull you in and keep you reading all the way to the end. Culturess
“It has been a long time since a romance novel written by a Black woman that centers a Black heroine took my collective breath away, stopped me in our tracks, and helped me remember that Black women can fall in love outside of the pages of novels...The Wedding Date ends that unnecessary drought. Bitch Media
The Wedding Date brims with personality. It's funny, deeply honest, and above all, truly swoony—the kind of all-consuming romance where you hold your breath with delight as two wonderful people start to find each other, like the best possible version of real life. We can't wait to read more from Jasmine Guillory. Heather Cocks and Jessica Morgan, bestselling authors of The Royal We
Will charm rom-com fans. Kirkus Reviews 
A romance novel that will make you believe in happily ever afters. Nylon.com 
The novel is a light-hearted and quick read with fully drawn characters. Associated Press
“Listeners will enjoy hearing this cute yet cheeky performance by Janina Edwards…Edwards fully expresses all the sassiness, boldness, and romance of this story. Her interpretations of the characters’ antics are paired with heartfelt moments and saucy scenes that are not overly explicit. This performance is sure to reach a wide audience of romance and chick lit fans. Winner of the AudioFile Earphones Award.” AudioFile
A swoony rom-com brimming with humor and charm. Entertainment Weekly
Guillory’s debut is as enchanting as her characters—bright, bold, warm and wonderful. Even better, there’s a proposal to rival any commercial that Madison Avenue can deliver. WashingtonPost.com
This novel reads like a truly contemporary contemporary romance in that the hero and heroine grapple with issues anyone dating today will relate to. NPR.com
Kudos to Guillory, whose lively dialogue is matched by her multifaceted characters. Essence Magazine
“The novel is a lighthearted and quick read with fully drawn characters, and it’s likely to resonate with many readers.” Washington Post
“This much-needed dose of escapism charts an unexpected bond between two strangers brought together by a fateful elevator encounter.” Harper’s Bazaar
“This novel reads like a truly contemporary contemporary romance in that the hero and heroine grapple with issues anyone dating today will relate to—but with the promise of happily ever after.” NPR

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Jasmine Guillory

Author Bio: Jasmine Guillory

Jasmine Guillory, a graduate of Wellesley College and Stanford Law School, is a lawyer and writer whose work has been published in The Toast and The Hairpin.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Romance
Runtime: 8.48
Audience: Adult
Language: English