RESCHEDULED: Romance Book Club
Rescheduled Date: Thursday, June 15th @ 5:30 PM
Join us for our June meeting as we celebrate PRIDE month! We will be reading Love & Other Disasters by Anita Kelly!
The Romance Book Club will be meeting the second Thursday (subject to change) every month and reading contemporary romance, otherwise known as "chick lit"!
If you wish to join the discussion, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to rsvp.
Print copies are available for book group members to borrow at the Main Library branch at 500 Park Avenue. Digital copies are available on the Libby app (BCCLS and eLibraryNJ).** Due to the high demand for this title, there may be a waiting period for digital copies.**
About the Book:
The first openly nonbinary contestant on America’s favorite cooking show falls for their clumsy competitor in this delicious romantic comedy debut that USA Today hailed as “an essential read.”
Recently divorced and on the verge of bankruptcy, Dahlia Woodson is ready to reinvent herself on the popular reality competition show Chef’s Special. Too bad the first memorable move she makes is falling flat on her face, sending fish tacos flying—not quite the fresh start she was hoping for. Still, she's focused on winning, until she meets someone she might want a future with more than she needs the prize money.
After announcing their pronouns on national television, London Parker has enough on their mind without worrying about the klutzy competitor stationed in front of them. They’re there to prove the trolls—including a fellow contestant and their dad—wrong, and falling in love was never part of the plan.
As London and Dahlia get closer, reality starts to fall away. Goodbye, guilt about divorce, anxiety about uncertain futures, and stress from transphobia. Hello, hilarious shenanigans on set, wedding crashing, and spontaneous dips into the Pacific. But as the finale draws near, Dahlia and London’s steamy relationship starts to feel the heat both in and outside the kitchen—and they must figure out if they have the right ingredients for a happily ever after.
- Booklist's Best Romance Debuts of the Year
- Women's Health's Best Romance Novels of the Year
- Bookpage's Best Romance Novels of the Year
- Thursday, June 8, 2023
- 5:30pm - 6:30pm
- Hoboken - Small Program Room & Garden, Ground Floor - 500 Park Avenue
- BCCLS Library:
- Hoboken Public Library