Giveaway Back to School NEW ADULT Blog Hop! WIN Isn't She Lovely by Lauren Layne @_LaurenLayne AND Swag! @SueGrimshaw

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Welcome to Flirt University's  Back to School celebration! It's time for the Three R's, Flirt style—Reading, (W)Riting, and Romancing! In the spirit of getting to know one another on the first day of school, Flirt, Random House's New Adult imprint, has set up a New Adult blog hop so you can discover other blogs  that love the hottest new romance genre.

As part of the hop, Flirt is giving away its signature I HEART NEW ADULT coffee mug and a flirt tote bag!

Head back to Romance at Random on Tuesday,  September 3 to find out if you won (we'll email winners, too!), and don't  miss your first Flirt University "lecture" from one of Flirt's esteemed New  Adult Author Professors! They'll be sharing their thoughts on everything New

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Be sure to stop by all of the blogs on this hop for more chances to win!

Hop away!

Book Description
Publication Date: October 28, 2013
The rules are clear—until they’re broken. Lauren Layne puts a New Adult spin on Pygmalion, also the inspiration for Pretty Woman, and gives the classic love story its edgiest twist yet.
Stephanie Kendrick gave up her whole summer to ace her NYU film school screenwriting course, so she’s pissed to be stuck with a preppy, spoiled frat boy as her writing partner. Then again, with her piercings, black-rimmed eyes, and Goth wardrobe, Stephanie isn’t exactly Ethan Price’s type, either. He’s probably got his eye on some leggy blonde with a trust fund . . . or does he?
As the summer scene kicks off in the Hamptons, Ethan is desperate to make his snobbish mother forget the pedigreed girl who broke his heart. While Stephanie’s a stretch as a decoy, the right makeover and a pastel cardigan just might do the trick. She may not love the idea of playing Ethan’s brainless Barbie girlfriend, but the free rent and luxurious digs make a tempting offer. So does the promise of a ready-made screenplay idea inspired by their charade.
But when Stephanie steps into Ethan’s privileged world, the “acting” begins to feel all too real. The kissing and touching that were intended to fool the Hamptons crowd wind up manipulating them. And Stephanie faces a question she’s too afraid to ask: Is Ethan falling for the real her or for the dolled-up princess he wants to see?
“Who knew that pretending you’re not falling for someone would be so much more difficult than pretending that you are?”

About the Author
Lauren Layne writes contemporary romance for Grand Central Publishing (Forever Yours) and Random House (Loveswept).
After dabbling in an e-commerce career in Seattle and Southern California, Lauren moved to New York City where she now writes full time.
Lauren graduated from Santa Clara University with B.S. in Political Science that she has yet to put to good use. She lives with her husband and plus-sized pomeranian in a tiny Manhattan studio.

Connect with Lauren: Facebook | Twitter | Website

Want to win an eBook copy of this book?  This will be sent through NetGalley, so you must sign up for the service or be willing to open an account.  (EASY-PEASY! )

Just leave a comment here about your favorite New Adult book! 

Ends 9/5/13


  1. My favorite new adult book is Wait For You by J.Lynn!

  2. They are good stories that are not too heavy.

  3. First book that comes to mind I'd have to say TRUE by Erin McCarthy.

  4. I agree with Linda just above me. I hate erotica so NA fits the bill

  5. They are good stories that are not too heavy.

  6. There are some good stories that are a lot edgier than YA.

  7. I like that the stories aren't so heavy to read and they are easy to relate to. :)

  8. I really love that New Adult is relatable.

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  10. New adult is perfect... not young adult, not erotica. A good in-between!

    email is jrryba(at)gmail(dot)com

  11. My favorite new young adult book is Finding My Way by Megan Keith!!!

  12. Flirt sounds like an exciting read!

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  14. I have a lot of favorites especially Taking Chances by Molly McAdams. Thanks!
    saltsnmore at yahoo dot com


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