Even her dog, Stuntman Mike, adores him. Kristen knows he'd be better off with someone else, but as their attraction grows, it's harder and harder to keep him at arm's length. The friend zone will have you laughing one moment and grabbing for tissues the next as it tackles the realities of infertility and loss with wit, heart, and a lot of sass.
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She's also keeping a big secret: facing a medically necessary procedure that will make it impossible for her to have children. Planning her best friend's wedding is bittersweet for Kristen -- especially when she meets the best man, Josh Copeland.
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This time around, she’s switching things up. Despite darcy’s best efforts, Tom’s off limits and loyal to her brother, 99%. It turns out one percent of Tom’s heart might not be enough for Darcy anymore. She’s going to make Tom Valeska 99 percent hers. This next hilarious romance includes a special ps section with two Happily Ever Afters—one for this novel featuring Darcy and Tom and the other, an epilogue featuring fan favorites Lucy Hutton and Josh Templeman from The Hating Game!
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. Only to break it on the very night he declared his love for her. After a decade apart, childhood sweethearts reconnect by chance in New York Times bestselling author Christina Lauren’s touching, romantic novel Love and Other Words…how many words will it take for them to figure out where it all went wrong?The story of the heart can never be unwritten.
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