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Delilah Green doesn't care

by Blake, Ashley Herring,

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"A clever and steamy queer romantic comedy about taking chances and accepting love-with all its complications-by debut author Ashley Herring Blake. Delilah Green swore she would never go back to Bright Falls-nothing is there for her but memories of a lonely childhood where she was little more than a burden to her cold and distant stepfamily. Her life is in New York, with her photography career finally gaining steam and her bed never empty. Sure, it's a different woman every night, but that's just fine with her. When Delilah's estranged stepsister, Astrid, pressures her into photographing her wedding with a guilt trip and a five-figure check, Delilah finds herself back in the godforsaken town that she used to call home. She plans to breeze in and out, but then she sees Claire Sutherland, one of Astrid's stuck-up besties, and decides that maybe there's some fun (and a little retribution) to be had in Bright Falls, after all. Having raised her eleven-year-old daughter mostly on her own while dealing with her unreliable ex and running a bookstore, Claire Sutherland depends upon a life without surprises. And Delilah Green is an unwelcome first. Though they've known each other for years, they don't really know each other-so Claire is unsettled when Delilah figures out exactly what buttons to push. When they're forced together during a gauntlet of wedding preparations-including a plot to save Astrid from her horrible fiancé-Claire isn't sure she has the strength to resist Delilah's charms. Even worse, she's starting to think she doesn't want to.."--
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Publisher's Weekly Review: "Blake (Girl Made of Stars) makes her adult debut with a broad queer rom-com. Stepsisters Astrid Parker and Delilah Green shared a household for a decade and resented every minute of it. Now Delilah's an artist hustling in New York, but she comes home to Oregon when her stepmother promises to pay her $15,000 to be Astrid's wedding photographer. Astrid still runs with her high school crew, Claire and Iris, whom Delilah thinks of as mean girls. That's accurate, but Claire and Iris both loathe Astrid's fiancé and they're willing to make an unholy alliance with devil-may-care Delilah if it will rescue Astrid from the match. Meanwhile, Delilah has a not-quite-bet with Astrid that Delilah will wrangle shy Claire, her former high school crush, into bed. The resulting escapades are mostly alcohol-fueled pratfalls laced with bitterness. It's Sex in the City with a Breakfast Club edge as four women with old grudges manipulate one another through the two-week run-up to Astrid's wedding. The result is heavier on slapstick humor than feelings and will appeal more to chick lit fans than romance aficionados. Agent: Rebecca Podos, Rees Literary. (Feb.)"
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Series Blake, Ashley Herring. Bright Falls ; book 1.
Subjects Weddings Fiction
Bridesmaids Fiction
Sisters Fiction
Photographers Fiction
Lesbians Fiction
Bisexuals Fiction
Bisexual women Fiction
LGBTQIA+ (Fiction)
Humor (Fiction)
Electronic books.
Love stories.
Romance fiction.
Lesbian fiction.
LGBTQ+ fiction.
Queer fiction.
LGBTQ+ romance fiction.
Queer romance fiction.
Lesbian romance fiction.
Publisher [Place of publication not identified] :Penguin Publishing Group2022
Edition First edition.
Other Titles Delilah Green does not care
Contributors OverDrive, Inc.
Language English
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ISBN 9780593336410
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