Neanderthal Seeks Human: A Smart Romance
This is a full-length, 115k word novel and is the first book in the Knitting in the City series.There are three things you need to know about Janie Morris: 1) She is incapable of engaging in a conversation without volunteering TMTI (Too Much Trivial Information), especially when she is unnerved,... show more
This is a full-length, 115k word novel and is the first book in the Knitting in the City series.There are three things you need to know about Janie Morris: 1) She is incapable of engaging in a conversation without volunteering TMTI (Too Much Trivial Information), especially when she is unnerved, 2) No one unnerves her more than Quinn Sullivan, and 3) She doesn't know how to knit.After losing her boyfriend, apartment, and job in the same day, Janie Morris can't help wondering what new torment fate has in store. To her utter mortification, Quinn Sullivan- aka Sir McHotpants- witnesses it all then keeps turning up like a pair of shoes you lust after but can't afford. The last thing she expects is for Quinn- the focus of her slightly, albeit harmless, stalkerish tendencies- to make her an offer she can't refuse.
Publish date: March 13th 2013
Pages no: 402
Edition language: English
, Adult Fiction
, Contemporary Romance
, Womens Fiction
, Chick Lit
, New Adult
Series: Knitting in the City (#1)
4.5 starsOmg this was just what I needed. After living through a hurricane (Harvey) then a horrendous downpour for 4 days, 52" of water and city devastation I needed some mental relief. Penny Reid was my choice and I picked well. Her characters are always completely engaging, the story always fun wi...
I just couldn't do it. The lack of communication, true communication, and the whole boss trope ... just a big no go for me. Truly disappointing.
I liked the characters. He's awesome. She's goofy...and awesome. :) The storyline has a couple of really good plot changes. Overall, it's a win for me.
4.5 starsI battled a lot with rating 5 or 4 but that fact that it was free and got me so excited about it pushed it over the hump but this is a very solid 4.5.There are numerous great reviews for this book, this won't be one of them. What follows isn't a critical take on the story and characters but...
Janie Morris and Quinn Sullivan meet in the building they both work in. She and her friend spy on him and call him "Hottie McHotpants." He is actually the owner of several businesses and has noticed her as well. The next time they see one another is Janie's WORST DAY EVER! She broke up with her...