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Just Friends With Benefits

Meredith Schorr

Publisher: Henery Press

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The author of The Boyfriend Swap “writes novels that pull you in, with characters you want to hang out with for real” (Eileen Goudge, New York Times–bestselling author).   When a friend urges Stephanie Cohen not to put all her eggs in one bastard, the advice falls on closed ears. As in one hand over each ear while saying la la la I can’t hear you.   You see, Stephanie’s college crush on Craig Hille has been awakened thirteen years later as if soaked in a can of Redbull, and she’s determined not to let the guy who got away once, get away again. Sounds like a plan.   Even though it’s been more than a decade since Stephanie has been in the same room with Craig, she’s convinced their reunion, or rather union, is fated. Everyone else in their close-knit group of college friends is paired up except Stephanie and Craig. Surely, it’s a sign, right?   But if actions speak louder than words, Craig’s mixed signals are screaming contradictions. And Stephanie may need to get her head out of the clouds to see what’s right in front of her . . .   “The perfect vacation read. The dialogue flows like beer at a beach party.” —K. C. Wilder, author of Fifty Ways to Leave Your Husband   “Meredith writes with wit, candor, humor, and vulnerability that illuminates the struggles of dating and relationships.” —Nancy Slotnick, author of Turn Your Cablight On

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